Hoists

Hoist sling materials can reduce pressure ulcer risk

Hoist sling materials can reduce pressure ulcer risk

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Staff often leave patients who use wheelchairs seated on the hoist slings required to get them there.

Kindred dives deeper into home healthcare

Kindred Healthcare is strengthening its quest to grow as a healthcare giant serving a wider range of clients by acquiring a home health company.

Lift ban amended for youngest workers

Employees who are 16 or 17 years old are once again allowed to operate and assist with lifts used to move patients in healthcare facilities as long as they are properly trained, according to the Department of Labor.