Upgrading your Hoists with Lifting Accessories

Today’s lifting devices are some of the most valuable tools in any healthcare environment. Whether you’re offering rehabilitation treatment for people recovering from injuries or aiding seniors with mobility problems, hoists are a must-have. However, there’s more to improving your moving and handling practices than investing in the right lifting tools. Today’s facilities also need

Practical Solutions to Everyday Problems in Hospital Environments

Practical Solutions to Everyday Problems in Hospital Environments

HLS healthcare doesn’t just provide you with equipment supplies, it provides solutions to make your job easier.  The Guldmann Sling and Hoist ranges are specifically designed to provide healthcare professionals with a complete solution. These products are designed to match the current needs of health providers today as well as aligned with the functionality requirements

What to Look for When Buying a Handicap Lift for Your Healthcare Facility

What to Look for When Buying Handicap Lifts for Your Healthcare Facility

What to Look for When Buying Handicap Lifts for your Healthcare Facility Otherwise known as wheelchair lifts, or stairlifts, handicap lifts are a crucial addition to any healthcare facility. They ensure that you can move patients quickly and easily from one floor to another in your property so that they have the freedom to move

Protecting Residents with the Guldmann Ceiling Hoist

Protecting Residents with the Guldmann Ceiling Hoist

Are your hoists safe enough? WorkSafe Victoria recently published crucial safety advice for companies using wand-assisted and portable hoists. The article emerged after one resident at an aged care facility suffered a fatal injury when falling from a portable ceiling hoist. Reducing the Risks with Portable Ceiling Hoists Business leaders in aged care and rehabilitation

How to Purchase the Best Ceiling Hoist System for Your Healthcare Facility

How to Purchase the Best Ceiling Hoist System for Your Healthcare Facility

How to Purchase the Best Ceiling Hoist System for Your Healthcare Facility Sometimes, when you’re shopping for healthcare equipment, you’ll know exactly what you need to improve the lives of your patients. There are times when you may need additional guidance, like when making the decision as to the best ceiling hoist system. To give

Everything You Need to Know about Standing Hoists

Stand Up Hoist Standing hoists also called mobile hoists are indispensable tools for many healthcare providers due to their portability. As well as functional for a lot of healthcare facilities the standing hoist offers a comfortable patient handling solution. Great for both the person needing assistance and the carer. To get the most out of

How to Use a Bed Hoist to Move a Patient from Lying to Standing Position

How to Use a Bed Hoist to Move a Patient from Laying to Standing Position

Stand Up Hoist For many elderly or disabled patients, moving from a laying to standing position requires assistance from carers. In many cases, the carer providing the assistance can be placed at risk of injuring him or herself due to lifting strain. This risk can be seriously reduced with the use of a properly installed

The Benefits of Ceiling Hoists for Gait Training in Physiotherapy

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The right ceiling hoist and walking sling can be crucial in giving your patients the comfort and support they need when they’re transferred to bedrooms, lounge spaces, and treatment rooms, these solutions can also be a powerful addition to certain recovery programmes too.  Ceiling hoists safely and securely hold patients aloft so that they have

What are Ceiling Hoists and How are They Installed?

What are Ceiling Hoists and How are They Installed?

A ceiling hoist system is often the most comfortable and effective way to lift and move people. Mounting the lifting device on the ceiling frees up floor space and makes it much easier to get around. A ceiling hoist system saves you both time and resources because everything you need for lifting or moving is

How to Choose the Best Ceiling Hoist Options for 2018

How to Choose the Best Ceiling Hoist Options for 2018

Hoists and slings are some of the most valuable tools in the moving and handling arena.  These crucial tools aren’t just there to make the lives and jobs of care providers easier. With the right sling or hoist, you can also improve the comfort of your patients, maintain their dignity during complex transfers, and help