Pinnacle Transfer LLC

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Choosing Slings For Your Residents

 

Slings For Your Lifts

 

Having the right sling for your residents requires more than just measuring for size and picking a style.

 

We recommend a variety of slings for each lift due to different daily activities and needs of the residents.

 

Floor Lifts

 

Divided Leg Slings

 - 1 Medium Sling

 - 2 Large Slings

 - 1 Extra Large Sling

 

Sit To Stand Lifts

 

Belts

 - 2 Medium Belts

 - 1 Large Belt

 

These are just a recommendation and may need to be adjusted due to a facilities needs.

 

Sizing

 

The size and fit of a sling will vary depending on the resident.

 

Ensure the resident is properly fitted before any lift.

 

 - Resident will feel safe

 - Caregiver will have increased lifting efficiency

 - Maximum safety for both the resident and caregiver

 

Maintenance

 

Inspect each sling before each use for wear and tear.

 

Slings should be washed according to recommendations listed to avoid cross contamination and increased life of sling.

 

 - Washing Temperatures Should Not Exceed 176° F (80° C)

 - Do Not Use Bleach

 - Air Drying Is Recommended

 - Do Not Iron