You’re out to dinner with your family for a birthday celebration when your 10-year-old son says he needs to use the restroom. For most, this wouldn’t be an issue—but your son has muscular dystrophy and “using the restroom” means you need to change his diaper. You peek in the nearby bathroom and confirm your assumption: it’s stalls, not family-style, and there’s no adult changing table, so you would have to change your son on the floor, essentially in public. You stick around until you can get the check, and head home early. This is your normal. While family outings are possible for many others on a daily basis, the lack of accessible faci ..


Mobile Shower Chairs

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Mobile Shower Chairs For Special Needs & Disabled Adults A comprehensive guide to Mobile Shower Chairs Shower safety is an important concern for elderly and disabled individuals. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than a quarter million people in the United States go to the emergency room for bathroom-related injuries every year, and the odds of serious injury increase with age and the presence of a disability or mobility impairment. Fortunately, there are a variety of products available to make bathrooms safer and more accessible. One such product—the mobile shower chair—offers unique and versatile solutions to bathr ..

The holiday season is upon us at last! As we look forward to spending time with friends and family, we all aim to ensure the comfort and safety of our disabled guests wherever possible. Any host or hostess will tell you it can be a challenge accommodating many guests with different needs. That’s why Patient Safety USA carries an excellent selection of portable Pressalit (/brands/pressalit) products designed to make your house accessible without major changes. Check out some of these products to help you relieve worry and enjoy your time with your handicapped visitors. Freestanding Adult Changing Table (/store/products/adult-changing-tables) For many elderly and disabled i ..


Perhaps one of the most undervalued tools in the healthcare field is the adult changing table. Simple yet versatile, adult changing tables provide a sturdy platform on which caregivers can perform a number of tasks. With a range of adult changing table options out there, here’s what makes Pressalit’s adult changing tables a top choice for us: Adult changing tables are a popular choice for many healthcare venues, including hospitals, nursing homes, and retirement communities. It’s no coincidence that Pressalit’s adult changing tables are seen in so many places; thanks to their versatility, adult changing tables are an invaluable tool for caregivers everywhere.  ..

Taking the leap to upgrade your healthcare facility with handicapped accessible products can be daunting, leading some to wonder, is it worth it? Here are just a few of the many benefits of installing handicapped patient appliances. Boost Patient Confidence For handicapped patients who require daily assistance, reliance on caregivers can be taxing on morale. As we age, we are constantly seeking ways to maintain our independence. Having the option to use shower chairs, height adjustable countertops, and wheelchair accessible sinks means patients will be able to do more with less help. In shared spaced such as communal kitchens, height adjustable countertops and wheelchair accessible ..


Caregiving is an important job in the healthcare community. Between bathing, dressing, and assisting patients with other aspects of life, caregivers have much to do. We support caregivers and offer several products to make daily assisting tasks easier. Here are a few of our favorites: Shower chairs For elderly or disabled individuals, the bathroom can be a dangerous place. Falls are a real risk when floors are wet and slippery, particularly in the shower area. Bathing alone may be unsafe or even impossible for some patients. Caregivers not only assist when necessary, but are also able to provide immediate emergency care should an injury occur. Shower chairs are an important tool ..

If you’re searching for the best new innovations for your healthcare facility, look no further. We’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite products designed for wheelchair users. Here are our top five: Adult changing tables Patients who need assistance bathing and dressing will appreciate ergonomic adult changing tables. These tables were designed with both the caregiver and patient in mind, with optional features like neck support, adjustable height, and water drainage systems for bathing. Short on space? Maximize your space and go for an adult changing table that folds up. With a range of uses, adult changing tables are a necessity when working with disabled or sp ..


Ergonomic Adult Changing Tables

  • Posted by Jim Hersh

Our free-standing, fixed height adult changing tables are perfect for spaces where mobility is important. However, if you’re seeking a more permanent installation, we offer wall-mounted adult changing tables that easily fold away to save space when not in use. Depending on your preference, we also provide adult changing tables that include injury reducing safety rails for patient and caregiver safety. Most importantly, Patient Safety USA offers electrically powered, height adjustable adult changing tables ( that further reduce the risk of patient injury and, most importantly, provide a safe working environ ..

Changing Tables For Special Needs & Disabled Adults Adult Changing Tables Adult changing tables are an indispensable aid to weakened or disabled adults and their caregivers. For adults who manage mobility limitations or incontinence, they provide a safe, sanitary, and comfortable space for assisted changing. For caregivers, they provide a secure and convenient platform that reduces the risk of back strain and other injuries. Adult changing tables, also called nursing tables or nursing benches, are versatile tools that can be used to assist patients in changing clothes, incontinence aids, or bandages, as well as a number of other tasks. For this reason, they ar ..