Positioning Sling – Side Positioning

For turning patients on OR tables, procedure tables or similar surfaces when the width of surface is narrow or space is limited.

From a supine position the side positioning function will lift, while caregiver can slide pt. at same time to result in a centered side lying position. This can be quite effective on narrow surfaces.

  • Reduce number of staff during the turn.
  • Make it possible to turn the patient with less manual force.
  • Avoid manually lifting.
  • Avoid friction / shear on the patient’s skin.
  • Allow a smooth and controlled turn of the patient.

Positioning sling – Side positioning item no. 284226