The Patient Aid Handling belt is made for Patients requiring ambulation or transfer assistance. The handling belt is to provide caregivers with a secure hold point to assist patients during supervised walking and transfers. This belt is great for helping patients to stand up or sit down. It makes transferring an unstable patient from a bed to wheelchair, wheelchair to car seat or wheelchair to toilet much easier and safer. It also helps the caregiver by giving them more leverage points and takes a lot of the pressure off their backs compared to picking the patient up under their arms and raising them.
The PA-420 comes with 2 easy to grip padded handles. The handling belt comes with an adjustable quick release belt buckle which can be tightened without opening, quick and easy removal and accommodates most patient’s sizes. The patient aid gait belt contours to the patient’s body for a comfortable and secure fit. The top-quality construction of the belt ensures longevity and can be easily cleaned. This belt is very sturdy and large waist adjustment to fit any need the patient or caretaker might have. It is important to use an appropriate Transfer Belt that is recommended by the individual’s doctor, nurse or medical assistant for the comfort and safety of the individual being lifted and their specific medical need.
The PA-420 transfer handling belt is an excellent choice to provide a safe, secure and comfortable transfer. The patient aid handling belt is not intended to be used as a restraint and should be removed immediately after each use. For safer transfers, it is recommended that both caregiver and the patient wear a transfer handling belt. 23" - 43" Waist Adjustment and 300lb Weight Capacity. 2" Wide.