Impact-absorbing pads over the critical hip fracture area minimize potential damage that can occur from a fall. The Low profile pads sewn into a slim-fitting brief allow Hipsters to be discreetly worn under clothing.
Side Rail Wedges rise 11 inches above the surface of the bed mattress to provide maximum patient protection. These wedges can span the length of the bed sides or close the gap between split bed rails. In combination with Horseshoe Wedges, these Side Rail Protectors can completely surround the perimeter of a patient's bed by zipping together. Posey Side Rail Wedges are made with a soft foam padding material and include vinyl covers that can be easily wiped clean with liquid detergents. Posey Rail Protectors are recommended to prevent patients from injuring themselves by attempting to leave their beds without assistance or by entangling themselves in their bed rails. They attach to the bed with easy to use hook and loop straps.
Posey Lateral Wedges are ideal for keeping bedridden patients repositioned to help eliminate pressure points over the bony prominences, thereby helping reduce the incidence of pressure ulcers. Posey Lateral Wedges are also more cost effective than pillows, as they can help reduce nursing labor costs. With the lightweight Lateral Wedges, it is possible to turn the patient without assistance. Lateral Wedges help assist caregivers in complying with NPUAP and AHRQ guidelines for using a 30-degree lateral inclined position when turning patients to help avoid pressure on the hip.
The Deluxe Posey Gait Belt is ideal for those requiring transfer and/or ambulation assistance. This transfer gait belt features seven (7) sewn-on handles that provide multiple vertical and horizontal grasping points. The Posey Gait Belt with Handles is made with extra wide, soft nylon that provide greater contact area. It has a quick-release buckle. The rear support band is 6" and padded. It is machine washable.
A safe alternative to side rails, the Soft Rails help prevent patients at risk for falls from rolling out of bed while allowing sufficient space for patient comfort. The adjustable bolster may be positioned to accommodate individual resident needs, or may be completely removed for patient transfer. The Soft Rails easily attach to the bed with quick release buckles. May use with side rails raised or lowered. Available in machine washable fleece or wipe clean vinyl covers. Replacement covers also available.
Palm Cone With Finger Separator Combination anti-contracture device conforms to the hand’ s natural shape. Fingers and hand conform around this soft terrycloth-covered, 5“ (13cm) firm hand cone. Helps prevent skin breakdown. Keeps fingers separated with the 3/4“ (8.6mm) thick cushion finger dividers. Elastic strap helps hold grip in place.
Impact-absorbing pads over the critical hip fracture area minimize potential damage that can occur from a fall. The Low profile pads sewn into a slim-fitting brief allow Hipsters to be discreetly worn under clothing. The standard unisex brief easily slip on over undergarments or can be worn as underwear. The incontinent brief features a snap front--
Posey Hipsters, EZ-On, Small
Community Hipsters. The same impact-absorbing hip protection as standard Hipsters with a new look. Made of a cotton spandex blend. The removable pads allow for easy laundering at home or in healthcare facilities according to CDC guidelines.
These Safety Briefs help protect individuals from hip injuries in the event of a fall. They include a snap button closure in the front that makes them easy to apply or remove over incontinence pads or briefs that a patient might be wearing.