“Hydrotherapy treatment” is treating a disease or symptoms with the use of water. This practice dates as far back as 4500 BC. In ancient Roman culture, bathhouses were a vital component of life. These bathhouses spread through Europe in the 17th and 18th centuries,
Hydrotherapy can help you in a number of different ways: The warmth of the water allows your muscles to relax and eases the pain in your joints, helping you to exercise. The water supports your weight, which helps to relieve pain and increase the range of movement of your joints.
The lifting unit Handicare RiseAtlas450M, with QuickTrolleySystem (to attach to the rail) and a safe spreader bar (to attach the user) is designed for use in wet environments. It works with rechargeable batteries. The charging is via the hand control small holder.
The rail system Handicare’s MilkyWay is a complete, simple and safe rail system for permanent installation on the ceiling and/or on the walls. Each MilkyWay rail system is individually designed, in close cooperation with the customer, allowing for adaptation to specific conditions and for meeting of specific requirements. You can install it as a straight rail, curved rail, or to cover a rectangular area.
Handicare pool/shower chair with wheels for users that can be seated. It can be self-propelling or for attendant use. Much easier to use than the slings, it has also a big advantage: the same chair can be used also for the shower, avoiding another user transfer. Four hoist rings on the back and front of the frame makes it suitable for use in combination with hoists. The location of the hoist rings provides an optimum balance and security during lifting. It is very easy and safe to attach to the spreader bar. The stainless-steel material is adapted to pool use and is easy to clean and disinfect.
Handicare pool/shower trolley with wheels for users that can be in lying position. The adjustable backrest enables rising the user’s head and upper body which can facilitate tasks such as washing the user’s hair but it also allows the user to see what is happening. The big advantage is that the trolley can be used also for the shower, avoiding another user transfer. The upper frame can be detached from the lower frame. The hoist rings on the upper frame makes it suitable for use in combination with a hoist. It is very easy and safe to attach to the spreader bar. The stainless-steel material is adapted to pool use and is easy to clean and disinfect.
Handicare Slings for users that can be seated. It is a safe and easy way to use: the sling wraps the body of the user; it has four loops that can attach safely to the spreader bar of the RiseAtlas. The sling material is adapted to pool use and easy to clean and disinfect. Kindly consult us for sling selection
At Handicare are committed to making everyday life easier for disabled and elderly people. And to empowering them to live an active life – on their terms. At the same time, we want to support those who assist them.
I-Swim pool lift complies the following regulations:
The I-SWIM is an attendant operated mobile pool lift. The new I-SWIM 2 enables users to access any type of pools independently. Once the unit is positioned correctly, the chair swings horizontally above the water, before it lowers to immerse the user in the swimming pool.
JOB pool wheelchair solves the problem of entering and exiting from water, whether it is in a pool or a sea. Thanks to its waterproof wheels with controlled deformations, JOB enables users to face pebbles, gravel, dirt and even snow, transforming each obstacle into a source of entertainment.
To facilitate the transport, JOB can be easily assembled or dismantled without any tool.
Joerns Dipper hoist is a proven, reliable and safe method of gaining access to the water. With 3 floor fixing options that ensures suitability for any location. It consists of an arm that can swing horizontally and hydraulically raised/lowered into the pool.
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