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 you a little helping hand HLS Healthcare is going to run you through some of their premium Guldmann ceiling hoist products.
- Section 1 – Ceiling Hoists
- Section 2 – Guldmann Slings
- Section 3 – Track Options
Ceiling Hoist System Section 1 – Ceiling Hoists
Ceiling Hoist 1# GH3
The GH3 ceiling hoist is designed specifically for healthcare settings and provides assurance for frequent heavy loads.
Several versions of the GH3 lifting module are available.
The system can be configured depending on individual needs such as functionality, building specifications, and budget.
GH3 module charges itself through the rails, irrespective of where in the system the lifting module is positioned.
Ceiling Hoist #2 GH3+
The GH3+ is a faster, sturdier and more powerful version of the standard GH3 lifting module.
GH3+ ceiling hoist has unique data collection capabilities that can be viewed either on the display panel of the hand control unit.
This can be used for weight recording as well as providing servicing notifications.
Ceiling Hoist 3# GH3 Twin Ceiling Hoist
The GH3 Twin comprises two GH3 lifting modules and uses two lifting straps providing a lifting capacity of 500 kg.
With a GH Horizontal Lifter, it is possible to control the two lifting straps independently to adjust the horizontal position of the patient.
Ceiling Hoist 4# GH1
The GH1 Ceiling Hoist is the ideal choice for many different lifting and moving procedures; mobilisation exercises, training, and rehabilitation.
This module is operated via a user-friendly hand control unit, quickly and easily lifting users weighing up to 255 kg.
Ceiling Hoist 5# GH1 F
The GH1 F makes it possible to install rail systems in several rooms and can be moved from one room to another during day-to-day care procedures.
The GH1 F ceiling hoist is the ideal choice for mobilisation exercises, training, and rehabilitation programs.
The module automatically fits into itself and removes itself from the rail system.
This means that carers avoid lifting, stretching and bearing heavy loads when moving and fitting the ceiling hoist.
Section 2 – Guldmann Slings
Guldmann Sling 1# ABC Sling – Kids
The Guldmann ABC Sling Kids is ideal for lifting, moving and positioning of children who have reduced control of their upper body.
It can be used for most types of lifts and for moves to and from a seated and lying position.
The ABC Sling – Kids model is designed to be a general lifting sling to achieve most lifting situations.
Guldmann Sling 2# Active Trainer
The Guldmann Active Trainer is ideal for the early mobilisation or rehabilitation.
The sling offers extra support when used in conjunction with a Guldmann ceiling hoist system.
It provides confidence and safety for both user and carer in balance training situations.
The Guldmann Active Trainer is a walking sling for people with sufficient leg strength to stand upright, but who still require support balancing.
Guldmann Sling 3# Active Micro Plus
The Guldmann Active Micro Plus sling is ideal for moving users in a sitting position, with an emphasis on access for toileting and other hygiene procedures.
The sling features a large opening in the bottom, which provides access to clothing while the user remains seated in the sling.
It has been designed specifically for situations in which it must be easy to put the sling on and remove it again.
Guldmann Sling 4 # Custom Amputee
The Guldmann Amputee sling is designed for lifting and moving people who have had one or both legs amputated above the knee, and for lifting people who have had both legs completely removed.
The sling can be used from a seated or lying position.
Guldmann Sling 5# Basic Comfort High
The Guldmann Basic Comfort High sling is designed for lifting and moving people who have little or no motor function in their head and upper body.
This model sling is used for lifts to and from a lying position (in a bed, on the floor, etc.) to a sitting position.
Not only is this lifting sling is suitable for most users, but it can also be used for lifts with the leg straps overlapped under both legs to provide individual/separate leg support for patients who are particularly sensitive to pressure.
Guldmann Sling 6# Basic Low
The Guldmann Basic Low sling is a general low back lifting sling suitable for a wide variety of users and lifting operations.
The design leaves the user’s arms outside the sling during the lift allowing them to participate in the transfer.
The sling comes in several sizes and is available in two materials: polyester or polyester net.
Guldmann Sling 7# Sit-On Comfort High Hygiene
The Guldmann Sit-On Comfort High Hygiene is Ideal for a specially designed wheelchair or users who need to be lifted frequently.
The sling is available in several sizes and is made from a polyester net material that is breathable allowing the air to circulate around the body, reducing the risk of heat and moisture forming.
Designed for lifts to and from sitting position from a bed or wheelchair, it is fitted while the user is in a lying position and can remain under whilst seated.
Guldmann Sling 8# Bariatric Slings
The Guldmann Basic High Bariatric sling is ideal for lifting, moving and positioning bariatric users.
It can be used from a seated or lying position.
In addition to having an increased lifting capacity, the bariatric sling is fitted with longer and wider straps.
Guldmann Sling 9# Disposable High
The Guldmann Disposable High II sling is a general lifting sling suitable for a wide variety of users and lifting operations.
The sling supports the entire body including the head. The sling is intended for single-patient use only.
Ideal for situations in which a high level of hygiene is required, and where there is an elevated risk of contagion and infection.
Guldmann Sling 10# Positioning Sling – Side Positioning Package
The Guldmann Positioning Sling Package is designed to ease the process of turning a patient over from supine to prone.
This procedure is generally carried out for spinal surgery or similar procedures.
The sling prevents friction and other effects on the patient’s skin and tissue.
Guldmann Sling 11# Horizontal Full-Body Sling
Horizontal slings are useful in situations where a procedure needs to be performed in a suspended position.
Guldmann Sling 12 # Partial-Body Slings and Straps
For patients undergoing treatment on a specific limb that needs to be isolated or elevated.
Ceiling Hoist System Section 3 -Track Options
Track Option #1 Room Covering System (‘H’ Track)
A Room Covering System is designed to give maximum flexibility and coverage within the room.
It is often even less visible as the rails are located in the corners of the room.
The system provides the possibility of transferring anywhere within the room.
Track Option #2 Single Track Systems
A single-track system is installed in a fixed location and provides the possibility of transferring simply from point A to Point.
Track Option #3 Fully Integrated, Multi-room Systems
Fully Integrated Systems are the ultimate in ceiling hoist systems.
By using a comprehensive range of components we can provide the opportunity to cover multiple rooms with a single system; including traversing doorways, hallways and corridors.
At HLS Healthcare we are always ready to answer your questions.
You can contact us via our contact form or speak to a customer service agent on 1300 931 893 today!