Hoyer Journey Patient Stand AidThis product is on backorder until June 5 2013.
Simplify transfers for those who have trouble standing.
Previously available to Professional Healthcare Facilities, the Journey Stand Assist Lift has been released for consumer purchase. The Hoyer Journey lift is a compact, portable folding Stand Assist Lift with increased functionality. Journey is a powered patient lifter that runs on a re-chargeable battery. Depending on patient weight, expect to get 15-20 lifts per charge. An AC power cord plugs into the Journey's controller/battery charging system and re-ignites the battery to a full charge in about 4 hours.
The Journey Lift is compact and lightweight allowing caregivers to maneuver in tight spaces while folding for easy storage or transportation. Adjustable Cow-Horns:
The first on the market adjustable cow-horn mechanism supports a range of patient heights and sizes, allowing your lift to set up for your patient's height. The height adjustment uses a 3-Position click-system. Position 3 is for taller/larger patients, Position 2 is more suitable for a medium/average size patient and Position 3 is more suitable for a shorter/pediatric patient or when standing a patient from a low chair. See 3-position illustration below:Lift from low chairs:
The Journey can transfer a resident from a low-seated position to fully extended with ease. Its active lifting motion is specially designed to encourage user participation, which ultimately promotes resident independence and well-being.
As well as being compact and easy to operation in confined spaces such as bathrooms, the Journey has many key design features that make it a truly flexible piece of equipment.Easy to use:
The Journey Lift runs on a rechargeable battery and is very easy to use. It takes the patient from a seated position to standing position at the touch the Lift button. Press the Down button and slowly return the patient to the seated position.Weight Capacity: 340-lbs
Unique Folding Design:
The Journey's unique folding design stands unaided for easy storage.
The compact design provides an ideal size for transporting. It is the
only standaid on the market that folds.
The unique adjustable cow-horn mechanism supports a range of resident heights and sizes.
Ideal for transfers from low chairs.
The newly designed sculpted kneepad is easily adjusted for ultimate patient comfort.
Adjustable with one hand.Typical Use:
Place the sling behind the patient's back between base of shoulder blades and bottom of rib cage. Attach the Velcro straps around the front of patient if needed. Ensure the patient's arms are outside the strap.
Position the Journey so the patient's knees rest against the knee pad and the patient's feet are in the foot trays. Attach the strap loops with the white hooks at the end of the Journey's hand grips. Push the UP button on hand control to raise the patient to the standing position.