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Sling selector tool

The Oxford Sling Selector Tool

Oxford Slings Joerns Healthcare has an extensive range of moving and handling products. This is to ensure we support as many individuals as possible with the correct, most suitable equipment. We have one of the industry’s widest ranges of patient slings, facilitating various tasks, patient needs and environments. From toileting slings through to standing and […]

Types of Hoists | hoist servicing

LOLER: A Guide To Hoist Servicing & Maintenance

Patient handling solutions are in use to decrease the risk of injury to both the patient and the caregiver. However, with this assistive equipment and the procedures for using it, there remains an element of risk. During moving and handling tasks, patient and carer safety is critical. Using faulty, unsafe or unsuitable equipment can lead […]

moving and handling training

Moving & Handling Training | The Importance of Moving & Handling Training

Qualified moving and handling training is extremely important for those who work in a caring environment. Or, anywhere where such activity is a necessary part of the working day. When performed correctly, it helps create a safer environment for patients, residents, and caregivers alike. If not performed correctly, it has the potential to cause serious […]