Fall Management Gait Belt by Posey is designed for patients and residents requiring ambulation or transfer assistance. It provides caregivers with a secure hold point while assisting patients during supervised walking and transfers.
The specifically designed nickel-plated metal buckles on the gait belt offer maximum hold, while reducing wear on the cotton belt for increased durability. When used correctly, it may also help prevent back injuries to the caregiver.
When not in use, this gait belt can be worn by the caregiver to ensure immediate availability when needed.
Posey Fall Management Gait Belt is machine washable and has a 2" (5 cm) webbing. It is constructed of sturdy cotton and available in a variety of colors and patterns.
Posey Fall Management Gait Belt Features and Benefits
This item is recommended for patients requiring ambulation or transfer assistance.
Provides Caregivers a Secure Hold Point
Nickel-Plated Metal Buckles Offer Maximum Hold
Reduces Wear on Cotton Belt for Increased Durability
May Also Help Prevent Back Injuries to the Caregiver
Can be Worn by Caregiver to Ensure Immediate Availability
Posey Fall Management Gait Belt Specifications
2" (5 cm) Webbing
Constructed of Sturdy Cotton
Available in a Variety of Colors and Patterns
Posey Fall Management Gait Belt Contraindications
Severe Cardio Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Fitted with Monitoring Equipment
Tubes or Lines that Might be Compromised by Pressure or Rubbing