News / Moving & Handling

  • New Product - Steady UP Stand Aid

    Oxford Steady UP Supporting Safe and Efficient Patient Transfer and Rehabilitation. The Oxford® Up is a manual stand-aid and seated transfer device, suitable for those who require assistance when standing. By encouraging user participation, the UP can play a supportive role in patient rehabilitation and functional independence. Safe working load 200kg / 31st / 440lbs  Lightweight, and easy to manoeuvre Adjustable legs for access around furniture Contoured swing-away seat pads Ergonomic design considerations Compatible sling for additional support Competitive price In stock for speedy delivery   Download Brochure Purchase or Order

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  • Manual Handling Advice PART 2: Using An Active Hoist or Patient Lift To Transfer Clients Into A Monaco & Atlanta

    You may have already had a chance to see PART 1 of our latest manual handling video sequence, providing tips and advice for hoisting in and out of the Sorrento.  If not, you can visit HERE. Today, we want to share with you manual handling tips and advice of how to transfer a client using an active hoist or patient lifter in and out of the Monaco Riser. The Seating Matters Monaco Riser is designed to facilitate a stand transfer from the chair using the powered rising seat function.  In addition to the posterior angle adjustment, the seat base will also rise upwards which will provide support...

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  • Lights, Camera, Action!

    We have been extremely busy here in Elite Healthcare over the last few weeks with lots of exciting projects. Our service and installations department have started phase 2 of our installations in Our Lady's Hospice Harold's Cross along with completing all of our service maintenance visits for our new and existing customers. Our sales department have also been working hard providing daily seating and hoist assessments, seating clinics and most recently working with Seating Matters to filming clinical videos and discussing future blogs with expert advice on manual handling tips. Keep your eyes peeled for these videos... but while you wait,...

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  • Product Feature | Biotech In Bed System

    This simple product provides the optimum level of due diligence currently available and significantly contributes to a safer and cost effective approach to three major problem areas present in health care provision today, manual handling, hospital acquired infections and tissue viability. What is the Biotechsis system? A multifunctional system consisting of 2 bed sheets and 1 bed mattress cover Replaces existing bed sheets Acts as a slide sheet/repositioning aid/transfer aid Is an effective barrier against hospital acquired infection Aids tissue viability Where to use the Biotechsis system? Suitable throughout care homes and nursing homes Hospices Community care Acute hospitals Why...

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  • Product News | Luna Overhead Hoist

    An industry first, the Ergolet Luna now comes with a 5 year warranty. The Ergolet Luna is an overhead hoist that doesn't need a ceiling. With its unique spherical shape and excellent functional features, is a true example of innovative Danish design. Combine the Luna with its extensive programme of ceiling and wall mounted tracks including single layer plasterboard, and you have an overhead lift system providing complete solutions to meet the latest requirements.  Contact us for a quote. Luna Brochure   Contact us for more information 01 8903932 or  email

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  • Product Feature | Biotechsis In Bed System

    This simple product provides the optimum level of due diligence currently available and significantly contributes to a safer and cost effective approach to three major problem areas present in health care provision today, manual handling, hospital acquired infections and tissue viability. What is the Biotechsis system? A multifunctional system consisting of 2 bed sheets and 1 bed mattress cover Replaces existing bed sheets Acts as a slide sheet/repositioning aid/transfer aid Is an effective barrier against hospital acquired infection Aids tissue viability Where to use the Biotechsis system? Suitable throughout care homes and nursing homes Hospices Community care Acute hospitals Why...

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