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April 1, 2008
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Slip-Resistant Floor Mat


MightyMat Max™ is a slip-resistant floor mat from Shoes for Crews. It is ergonomically designed with an antifatigue cushion to relieve stress in the knees, shins, and back providing all day comfort while protecting employees from slip and fall accidents. MightyMat Max measures 3' x 4' with 9.3 mm thickness and features the patented slip-resistant rubber base and grid pattern found only in Shoes for Crews footwear. Tapered edges and drainage slots allow for easy handling and cleaning.

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All-Foam Furniture



The Carefoam two-piece model (shown) is a key component of a restraint-free fall-Reduction program. The “all-foam” construction eliminates hard edges, reducing the potential for skin trauma. The furniture is design to comfortably accommodate in a variety of seating positions, providing head, neck, and lumbar support.

Manufactured from five different densities of foam, including “memory foam” in the seat, the chair provides overall support and pressure reduction. Unique features accommodate both weight-bearing residents and the use of a mechanical lift.

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Voice Alarms



Attendant voice alarms from Direct Supply are easy to use and now offer greater noise control and tamper resistance. These reliable alarms are now priced even lower than last year. Attendant voice alarms provide a recordable voice option that gently assures residents that help is on the way. Audible alarm noise is eliminated by sending alerts directly to the nurses' station, and can be set with a 0- to 2-second delay. Optional self-timing pads help maintain F-tag compliance by tracking usage and notifying caregivers when pad life is about to expire.

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Passenger Vans



Commercial passenger and ADA-compliant, wheelchair-lift–equipped vans, and buses are Mobility Transportation Services' only business. Because they are specialists, they can customize a van to a client's specifications and deliver in less than 30 days—in fact, many times in less than 10 days—at the lowest price. Financing with $0 down at special interest rates is available.

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Safety Certified Beds



The Zenith full-electric bed and the Matrix Plus full-electric bed from Graham-Field Health Products are UL 60601–certified. This certification is the most complete mechanical and electrical safety standard for long-term care beds.

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Nurse-Call Cord



Dwyer Precision Products, Inc., has designed Headcall, a new pneumatic (air-activated) Nonelectric nurse call cord for the safe and easy use of elderly residents. With a large, soft elliptical touch surface, assistance is just a touch away. Dwyer products are approved for use in oxygen-enriched atmosphere and can be used in any care environment.

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Wheelchair-Accessible Minivan



Atlantic Turtle Top's wheelchair-accessible mini-van doesn't look like an institutional vehicle. Small groups can ride in comfort and style to doctor's appointments, hospital visits, social, functions, and more. This van comes standard with removable front driver and passenger seats and two wheelchair securement positions. This allows the passenger in a wheelchair to ride alongside the driver in the copilot area. Capacity options include six passengers plus driver or three passengers, two wheelchairs, plus driver. Easy access to this ADA-compliant vehicle is achieved with a lowered floor and low angle, nonskid entrance ramp.

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Vital Signs Monitor



The Rosie II Vital Signs Monitoring System captures SpO2, E-Temp, blood pressure, and pulse rate in 45 seconds. With a patient ID attached to each set of vitals and 400 lines of memory, the system ensures accurate record keeping and increased nursing efficiency.

Smart Inflation™ increases patient comfort by monitoring the blood pressure during inflation and stopping when necessary. The inflation pressure customizes itself to individual requirements. The NIBP with Dynamic Linear Cuff Deflation technology deflates smoothly, is controlled by the pulse rate, and measures the pressure at every pulse all the way down. Readings are actual systolic, mean, and diastolic blood break points.

Patient records are easily transferred to a PC or clinical software. Secured to a solid wheel base with locking casters, Rosie II is mobile and has a 6-hour battery life. An optional bar code scanner is available.

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