Southampton City Council's telecare service use the Raizer Emergency Lifting Chair to lift fallen service users who are uninjured.
Linkline is a telecare service provided by the London Borough of Hounslow. In August 2018, Linkline introduced the Assisted Lifting […]
Read how the Raizer Emergency Lifting Chair is used in falls response for West Suffolk NHS FT. Dale Boustead, Moving and Handling Advisor, talks us through their decision to get the Raizer on board, and how it's being utilised on wards.
Helen is 23, and quadriplegic thanks to a rare neurological condition. Helen had been relying on carers to reposition her in bed, which was interrupting her sleep and, for her, lacked dignity. The VENDLET has given her 'much more control, a better night's sleep, independence and some dignity back".
Beatrice suffered from severe neuropathic pain, which was exacerbated during repositioning. The smooth movement of the Vendlet and reduction in hands-on care greatly improved her own, and her carers', well-being.