Glide and lock / one way Glide
Our Wipe Clean Cushioned Bed Glide and Lock with Handles offers a waterproof top coating with 4-way stretch properties to improve comfort for the patient and can be easily wiped down and laundered in between uses. The additional webbing handles on each side of the Cushioned Bed Glide and Lock with handles allow carers to assist the move up the bed by giving them a comfortable way to re-position the patient. Extension straps can also be attached to the handles to make the manoeuvre easier.
At 65cm wide and 80cm long, this Wipe clean Cushioned Bed Glide and Lock with handles is primarily used with patients in bed who keep slipping down in bed, especially at night, or who have breathing difficulties and need to sleep sitting up as it can remain under the patient. The Wipe clean Cushioned Bed Glide and Lock with handles is fantastic for those who require a small amount of assistance with positioning themselves further back in the bed in a reclined or sitting position as it’s unique internal locking mechanism allows the user to slide in one direction and lock in the other. If patient slips a little, carers are able to help the person back up the bed. A directional arrow label is sewn on the top panel of the Cushioned Bed Glide and Lock with handles and indicates the way in which the product will slide and lock. Once comfortable, the anti-slip base won’t allow you to slip forwards again.
Larger patients in wide chairs:
The Wipe Clean Cushioned Bed Glide and Lock with Handles can also be used in a chair – including – static and recliner chairs, wheel chairs and sofas – by larger patients who might be sitting in a wider chair. Here the handles are really useful to enable carers to assist the person to the back of the chair, with or without the use of extension straps.
The Wipe Clean Cushioned Bed Glide and Lock with handles can also be used for patients on hospital trolleys who need to be kept in a reclined or sitting position. The handles on the Wipe Clean Cushioned Bed Glide and Lock with handles are really useful to enable staff to assist the person further up the bed with or without the use of extension straps.
- The top wipe clean surface is not as breathable as our standard model. However, this material is a more convenient surface for home environments, wards area’s and other departments.
- Antibacterial wipes can be used to clean the product, or it can be laundered up to 72° C and tumble dried on a low to medium heat.
- Chlorine bleach is not to be used. Larger Wipe Clean Cushioned Bed Glide and Lock with handles in bespoke sizes are available on request.
Please contact us for further details.