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International specialists from Etac to educate with latest patient mobilisation solutions at OT Show

08. Oct. 2019.

We will be presenting a comprehensive series of practical demonstrations on our impressive redesigned stand at the 2019 OT Show. (G30, NEC, 27-28 November).

We are a renowned specialist in ergonomic adult and paediatric mobility equipment. For over 40 years our ethos has focused on optimising inclusion and quality of life for disabled individuals, their families and carers.

New for 2019, we will be showcasing our award-winning range on an enlarged and spacious stand which will accommodate an impressive range of practical demonstrations and seminars. Etac, Molift, Immedia, R82, Convaid and Star Cushion products will feature in an Etac educational on-stand programme that is unsurpassed and CPD-accredited for all attendees.

The Etac seminars on stand G30 will include:

Sit-to-Stand – Early Mobilisation

This seminar explores the patient journey with sit-to-stand transfers. We will identify the ways in which equipment can support the individual, be integrated into rehabilitation, reduce care packages and help people achieve functional goals. 

Ole Lindahl Thy, Etac International Education Manager – Transfer

27th Nov – 11:00-11:15              

28th Nov – 13:00-13:15             


In-bed Systems – Single Handed Care Techniques and Tips

A practical demonstration demonstrating techniques and offering tips to reduce the impact of regular handling of the service user with a single carer.

Ole Lindahl Thy, Etac International Education Manager – Transfer
27th Nov – 12:00-12:15 

Anette Repenning Raun, Etac International Product Manager – Transfer
28th Nov – 14:00-14:15              


The Importance of choosing the right spreader bars with an Overhead Hoist

We will look at how support, comfort and safety can be maximised by using the appropriate size or shaped sling bar for a hoisting activity.

Colin Williams, Category Sales Manager – Molift Overhead Hoists

27th Nov – 13:00-13:15. 28th Nov – 12:00-12:15


Swift Mobil 2 - reducing the costs of special shower chairs

This seminar looks at how the ergonomic design of the Swift Mobil 2 offers a leading cost-effective solution. Demonstrations will highlight how the Swift Mobil 2:

  • Reduces the need for additional modular or special shower showers
  • Benefits the user in terms of comfort and dignity
  • Provides easier access for the carer.

Jo McConnell, OT and Etac Education Manager

27th Nov – 14:00-14:15. 28th Nov – 11:00-11:15


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