sliding transfer

sliding transfer

the movement of a person in a sitting position from one site to another, such as from a bed to a wheelchair, by sliding him or her along a transfer board.
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Because the average adult wheelchair is 20" high, this bed renders the room inaccessible to someone who must do a sliding transfer.
Ask your child's therapist about correct sliding transfer methods.
This lets you turn a lifting transfer into more of a sliding transfer.