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Introducing the Vision Table by Ropox

There are plenty of crucial pieces of furniture on the market designed to empower differently-abled people and support them in living a comfortable life. Some of these tools are well-known throughout the health industry, including hoisting systems, accessible bathroom systems, and stepless wheelchair platforms. Thanks to innovations in the technology world, the devices that disabled […]

Custom-made Tables for Seniors and People with Mobility Disabilities

Just as every individual has unique needs, tastes and preferences when it comes to their table choice. Ropox Tables offers tailored solutions to suit just about any disability or use. From work tables that can be manoeuvred to fit a wheelchair snuggly, to tables that move from a horizontal position to a vertical position for […]

Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) Frequently Asked Questions

What Types of Buildings Can be Used for SDA? Apartments, which are self-contained units occupying only part of a larger residential building. Apartments are typically classified as Building Class 2 under the Building Code of Australia. Duplexes, villas and townhouses, which are separate but semi-attached properties within a single land title or strata titled area. […]

5 Ways to Utilise Full Body Slings

5 Ways to Utilise Full Body Slings

The healthcare industry is a fast-paced industry, focused on providing people with a better quality of living. Full body slings are a great way to be able to achieve tasks quickly, whilst at the same time maintaining high standards of patient care. If you already have a full body sling at your facility or are […]

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

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

Handicap lifts are one of the most important pieces of equipment a healthcare facility can invest in after all handicap lifts not only provide support to the patient, they prevent strain to the health care providers. There are a number of products to consider when buying a handicap lift, for your convenience today we have […]

Toileting Sling, Amputee Sling and Walking Sling Everything You Need to Know

Toileting Sling, Amputee Sling and Walking Sling Everything You Need to Know

The healthcare industry is a fast-paced space, focused on providing people with a better quality of living. Slings are a great way to be able to achieve tasks quickly, whilst at the same time maintaining high standards of patient care. Slings have a wide range of uses from helping recovering patients getting to and from […]

Height Adjustable Changing Table

The height adjustable shower/ changing bed is a stable, durable and flexible for people with mobility disabilities. The user lies comfortably and safely on the nursing bench, and the caregiver gets optimum work conditions. When the changing bed is not in use, you can fold it up, so it does not take up space in […]

Building Suitable Homes for the Disabled or Elderly

Building Suitable Homes for the Disabled or Elderly

Seemingly simple tasks like cooking, washing, using the bathroom, going upstairs or even moving with the fear of falling are just some of the difficulties many people live with on a daily basis; with a small number of adaptations, residents are able to experience freedom, empowerment and safety within their own homes. For your convenience, […]

Bed Assist Devices – Medical Bed Accessories

Bed Assist Devices - Medical Bed Accessories

In 2008 the Dutch Occupational Therapist Josien Boomgaard and specialist in ergonomy Nico Knibbe have made a case study on the use of the VENDLET HC-2 turning system.The VENDLET HC-2 turning system was implemented with five clients and the result of the implementation of the system is described in a study. Before conducting the study […]

Methods of Preventing Tissue Damage in Bedridden Patients

Methods of Preventing Tissue Damage in Bedridden Patients

A recent study from the University of Ghent in Belgium, shows no correlation between the development of pressure ulcers and the use of VENDLET V5S. Using VENDLET V5S for repositioning is on the contrary associated with maintaining the client’s skin integrity better than manual methods. The study also showed that using VENDLET V5S resulted in […]