Quickly lifts to a standing position - ideal for toileting
- An outstanding aid for daily care.
The lower body remains free, so the caregiver can easily undress or dress the user.
Supports in an upright position.
Compact and manoeuvrable in confined spaces
Equipped with a built-in battery charger and replaceable battery pack.
The lower body remains free
The big advantage of the active hoist is that the
lower body remains free so that lower body clothing can be removed
without difficulty. With the help of a sling supporting the back and
under the arms the user is lifted into a standing position. The sling
is fitted quickly and easily without placing
too much pressure on the shoulders. The system is designed to
support the body as much as possible, without overloading the shoulder
The active hoist is also an excellent aid when dealing with incontinent patients.
Support and balance
The user’s feet are placed onto the footboard of
the active hoist while the user is in a seated position. During lifting
and moving the user’s lower legs are supported by the adjustable knee
pad. The knee pad helps to keep the body in balance during lifting and
Compact and manoeuverable in small rooms
The active hoist is easy to manoeuver in tight spaces
because of the short base length. The base is also adjustable in width
to go around wheelchairs or geriatric chairs. It is precisely because of
its compact design and features that the active hoist is ideal for
transfers in small rooms such as bathrooms and toilets.
Removable and exchangeable battery holder with charger
The active hoist is operated by a battery located
in an exchangeable battery holder incorporated into the device. The
battery section of this assembly is removable from the charger so that
it can be easily exchanged with a freshly charged battery. Or, it can
remain on the unit for charging when not in use. An LCD screen indicates
when the battery requires charging. A fully charged battery can carry
out 40 lifts.For those who use the active hoist continuously a removable
battery pack is ideal: while you are using one battery the other is