Invacare sponsors key moving & handling event

03-08-16 dlfteam 0 comment

INVACARE, a leading manufacturer of ‘Safe Patient Handling’ solutions is delighted to announce its recent sponsorship agreement with the Disabled Living Foundation for ‘Moving and Handling People 2016.’

Invacare have been involved in the manufacture of Safe Patient Handling products for over 30 years. The company offers a straightforward range of non-complex, cost effective solutions that have been designed to provide safety, comfort and functionality for both client and carer. Widely used in Community and Residential Care, Invacare’s Birdie and Robin Hoists are a popular choice amongst Occupational Therapists and Moving and Handling professionals.

Lisa Cook, Product Manager- Safe Patient Handling explains why supporting this event is an important alliance for the company:
‘’Invacare has a long standing commitment to education and training. As a supporter of Moving and Handling practitioners, we feel, ‘Moving and Handling People’ is an essential event for those involved in safely managing transfers’’.

At this fully CPD certified event, delegates will have the opportunity to work with Invacare products. Workshops, will facilitate interactive learning with our Safe Patient Handling range, including the unique Robin Overhead hoist which offers an unrivalled level of client/carer interaction and may be suitable for ‘Single Carer Working’ practices.

The conference and exhibition takes place from 2nd – 3rd February 2016 at the Amnesty International, Human Rights Action Centre in London.

Visit our website at for more details.

Notes: A full risk assessment should be carried out prior to the use of any product with a single carer.

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