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A rotating device used to assist a standing person, with help from an attendant, to pivot without taking steps. Two padded flexible discs are joined with a fibreglass mechanism. The inside surface of each disc is covered with low friction nylon. The discs are covered with slip resistant material. Also available in hard and soft options

General Details

Extra product information

The Pediturn Swivel Plate is a thin, soft, lightweight device used to assist a person to twist the heal and foot when transferring. The cushion turns a person at an angle to assist with transfers to and from a seated position.

The plate comprises of a fabric covered, low friction disc with the inner surface material comprising of low friction nylon. The outer surface is covered with a slip-resistant material which assists to prevent slipping against both the floor and the feet.

To be used by a carer or assistant or by an individual when the person can weight bear.

The outer surface can be lightly brushed or wiped with a damp cloth.

Method of Use

For an assisted transfer:

Position the Pediturn Swivel Cushion on the floor mid-way between the two transfer locations with the assistant's foot partially on the top surface to prevent movement prior to the transfer.
Place the person's feet centrally on the cushion.
Using relevant manual handling techniques, the person is assisted to turn 90 degrees on the Pediturn Swivel Cushion, and then re-seated.
Alternatively, the carer/assistant may find it possible to control the turn by placing one foot partially on the top surface and then use this to turn the cushion.
Ensure the cushion is not left on the floor following use.
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For an unassisted transfer:
Position the cushion as in the assisted transfer.
The person can then raise themselves to their feet and turn through 90 degrees to re-seat themselves.
Ensure the cushion is not left on the floor following use.
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Note: avoid using the Pediturn near water.

Caution: Transfer Aids (not hoists)

It is recommended that prior to using this product, training in manual handling and the correct use of assistive devices should be undertaken.

Manufacturer/Country

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Maintenance

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Models / Specifications

Model Immedia PediTurn SOFT: a soft cushion suitable when the user is not wearing shoes. It has a non-slip surface on both sides to avoid sliding out of position.

  • Load Capacity (supplier stated) 150 kg
  • Diameter 400 mm

Model Immedia PediTurn HARD: a hard plate suitable when the user is wearing shoes

  • Diameter 380 mm
  • Load Capacity (supplier stated) 150 kg

Features

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Movement of Transfer

  • Transfer aid movement:
    • swivel

Type of Transfer Aid

  • Transfer aid type:
    • rotating swivel disc

Suppliers (9)

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CQ Mobility (Central Queensland Mobility) (Park Avenue)

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Daily Living Products (Bayswater, Cockburn, Jindalee, Leeming, Midland, Shenton Park, Wanneroo )

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Dynamic Lifting Solutions (Nairne)

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Eden Healthcare Solutions (previously Bellevue Medical) (Albury, Wangaratta)

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Geelong Wheelchairs GWS Rehab Supplies (Colac, Grovedale)

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HospEquip SA (Forestville)

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Novis Healthcare (Artarmon, Lane Cove)

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Regional Rehab and Mobility (Bundaberg, Gladstone)

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Rehab Assist Pty Ltd (Bayswater)

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CQ Mobility (Central Queensland Mobility) (Park Avenue)

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Dynamic Lifting Solutions (Nairne)

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HospEquip SA (Forestville)

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Eden Healthcare Solutions (previously Bellevue Medical) (Albury)

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Novis Healthcare (Lane Cove)

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Eden Healthcare Solutions (previously Bellevue Medical) (Wangaratta)

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Geelong Wheelchairs GWS Rehab Supplies (Colac, Grovedale)

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Rehab Assist Pty Ltd (Bayswater)

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Novis Healthcare (Artarmon)

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