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Body Up Evolution Patient Lift vs. The Hoyer Lift

Body Up Evolution Patient Lift vs. The Hoyer Lift Patient lifts and transfer devices have been around for some time. They are designed to assist caregivers in transferring patients from their home to a car or from their bed to the bathtub or toilet. Moving an elderly or bedridden patient can be challenging and hazardous. […]

How To Lift a Patient

Experts Explain How to Safely Transfer an Elderly Patient or Loved One If you are a caregiver to someone with mobility issues you already know that transferring that person from one spot to another is a major challenge without using a patient transfer device. Simple actions that we take for granted like getting out of […]

Patient Lift Caregivers

Choosing a Patient Lift—What Caregivers Should Look for For a home caregiver, patient lift can represent a major challenge for both the caregiver and the patient. Of primary concern for any lift device is the safety of the patient and caregiver. Back strain is a common "occupational hazard" for caregivers when using inappropriate patient lift […]