People Moving Workshop for Family Carers May 26th 2015

May 26th 2015 at 2pm

Workshop content:

  • Looking after your back
  • Safe moving techniques
  • Equipment demonstrations and practice
  • Hoist workshop

 

Techniques covered—

 

 

  • Chair to Chair Transfers
  • Care of a person in bed — log rolls, sitting and re-positioning
  • Standing a person
  • Use of equipment (Wheelchairs, sliding sheets, transfer boards)
  • Hoist demonstration and practice