Getting those with limited mobility into and out of bed can be among the most challenging duties for caregivers. In fact, the inability to safely and easily transport a person from one point to another inside his or her home is a leading cause for transferal into an assisted care facility. A Hoyer lift can allow aging or disabled individuals to continue living in the comfort and security of their residence by providing a safe, comfortable, and reliable means for caregivers to transition them from bed to chair or bath. At the Barrier Free Store, our expert technicians can install a Hoyer lift at your home in Marquette quickly and with a minimal amount of disruption to your home. These mobility aids feature a sling that is secured around the individual and then slowly hoisted by motors. Once elevated, the sling can be moved along a ceiling-mounted track to a chair, sofa, or toilet.
A Hoyer lift – also known as a ceiling lift – can be customized to suit your needs. Whether you require a bariatric model with added lifting capacity, a compact model for a smaller room, or a lift with a portable motor and extended track for room-to-room transport, we’ll install a transport system that will get you and your loved one where you need to go quickly and efficiently. Our Hoyer lifts are low maintenance, easy to use, operate on long-lasting batteries so you’ll never have to worry about power outages, and feature numerous safety features such as audible low battery indicators and emergency stop and lowering.
In addition to our fixed ceiling lifts, we can also provide:
To learn more about having a Hoyer lift installed in your home in Marquette, contact the Barrier Free Store today. We are the company homeowners throughout the Upper Peninsula can turn to for all their aging in place home modifications.