Safe Moving and Handing
At Circle of Care, our mission is to support individual independence and sustain and enhance quality of life in the community. This also extends to promoting safety when it comes to the well being of personal support workers and the people they help. In our effort to promote safety for both clients and PSW’s in the community, we are proud to announce the release of a new Circle of Care video – “Safe Moving And Handling” a useful tool for your staff.
This video includes the following helpful information:
• An introduction to safe moving and handling
• Using a Transfer Board
• Repositioning in bed using a Slide Sheet
• Introduction to Full Lifts and applying the technique in various situations
• Car transfers and more…
The best part is, along with a newsletter subscription, this video is absolutely FREE.
To obtain the link to view the video, click here and fill out your contact information.
Please feel free to pass this along to your friends and family. If you know anyone who is a family caregiver, we have a different version of this video targeted to those helping their loved ones. Feel free to pass the information on to your clients and friends.
If you have any questions about what you see you can always contact us at 416-635-2860 and one of our staff will be happy to answer any questions you may have.