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26 & 27
March 2019

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Birmingham

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Innovations for the Future of Independent Living

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Immedia and Molift Assistive Solutions from Etac to Support Naidex Moving & Handling Lab

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New for 2018, Naidex will be offering a ‘Moving and Handling Lab’ which provides CPD-acreddited equipment demonstrations for healthcare professionals. These workshops will provide an invaluable opportunity for physiotherapists, carers and moving and handling specialists to learn the latest techniques for safer people transfers. To enhance the experience for all attendees, Etac R82 is loaning a selection of products from its world-class range which will include:


  • Molift Raiser with Raiser Belt

  • Immedia SatinSheet in-bed system

  • Immedia 4wayGlide in-bed system for complex needs

  • Immedia Cloverfoot

  • Immedia Positioning Wedge

  • Immedia MultiGlide Glove


These solutions are highly regarded within the field of Moving and Handling as they encompass outstanding ergonomics, design and quality. Each educational sessions will outline the effective use of this equipment so that comfort, dignity and support is maximised for service users. Equally, safe working practices for carers will also be highlighted so that the risk of musculoskeletal injury is minimised.

The Moving and Handling Lab session featuring Etac products will be:

Enabling independent movement of the plus size person

Anita Rush, Heath Consultancy

Moving & Handling Lab (Theatre 11), 15:30 - 16:00, Wednesday 25th.

Meeting personal care needs on the bed

Kay James, OT4Independence Ltd

Moving & Handling Lab (Theatre 11), 12:30 - 13:00, Thursday 26th.

Unable to step round - how rotating products can assist

Carol Hucknall and Joanne Keating, Arjo

Moving & Handling Lab (Theatre 11), 15:30 - 16:00, Thursday 26th.

Single-handed care and challenging behaviour practical solutions

Deborah Harrison, A1 Risk Solutions

Moving & Handling Lab (Theatre 11), 11:45 - 12:15, Wednesday 25th.

Moving & Handling Lab (Theatre 11), 15:30 - 16:00, Thursday 26th.

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