For lifting and positioning users in a lying position
The Disposable Horizontal Sling supports the whole of the body including the head, and lifts the user in a supine position to and from bed, stretcher or floor. It is often used when changing bed linen, or reposition the user in the bed. The sling is ideal for situations in which a high level of hygiene is required, and where there is an elevated risk of contagion and infection. The Disposable Horizontal sling is made of polyester material. As the sling is a disposable sling, it is suitable as a personal sling and in situations where a high degree of hygiene is required and for infection control program. If necessary the sling can be discarded every time it has been used – or when the user is discharged.
The sling is used for a horizontal relocation of a person with disabilities in hospitals, at nursing homes, institutions, rehabilitation centres and in private homes.The sling is designed for use with a horizontal lifting support in combination with both Guldmann mobile lifters and ceiling hoist systems. It may be used only for a horizontal relocation of a person lying on a level, horizontal, or angled surface as for instance a bed, stretcher or floor.