CLINICAL SEATING SYSTEMS designed for pressure care and comfort
REQUEST YOUR FREE CLINICIAN’S SEATING HANDBOOK
This practical guide to seating is written by Martina Tierney, OT, and used in academia, in clinical practice and with caregivers around the world to guide their practices around specialist seating.
The handbook contains:
- Providing practical tips on performing seating assessments.
- Your go-to guide for supporting various spinal presentations.
- An extended guide to seating bariatric and paediatric patients.
- Information on the new staging guidelines for pressure injuries.
- Expanded, detailed patient case studies.
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Orthopedic Chairs For Home
Having proper healthcare seating in your home is vitally important if you suffer from a severe condition that makes sitting uncomfortable. At Seating Matters, we sell the best orthopedic chairs for home use that are clinically proven to help patients and will help to relieve unnecessary discomfort. If you would like more information about the orthopedic chairs for your home that we sell online or the amazing benefits that they can bring, please carry on reading.
Benefits of Buying the Orthopedic Chairs From Seating Matters
Orthopedic chairs are incredibly beneficial for many people and can massively help to improve pain and discomfort in their day to day lives. Here are just a few of the benefits of using this type of chair for orthopedic problems.
- An orthopedic chair helps to support patients posture and holds their spine in a healthy position. This helps to stop slouching and hunching which causes more discomfort.
- Our range of chairs are far more comfortable than your average chair and they are easily adjusted to patient’s specific body type which better fits their needs. The chairs that we have to offer which you may want to consider looking at are the Atlanta, Milano, Sorrento, Phoenix, Bariatric Sorrento and Monaco.
- By using one of our fantastic chairs, patients can reduce stiffness in their shoulders and neck. This helps to reduce their risk of getting cervical spondylosis.
- With our chairs, those suffering from orthopaedic problems can also look forward to less pressure being placed on their hips. This is from the cushioning support of the chairs.
What To Consider Before Buying An Orthopedic Chair
Before buying an orthopedic chair, there are a few things that you should take into consideration before doing so. Firstly, make sure that you take into account the appropriate bodily dimensions. Armrests need to be high in order to be supportive and your feet should still be able to rest on the floor. Seat height should be easily adjustable and the width and depth of the chair needs to be big enough to support your body and lower back.
One of the key features of an orthopaedic chair is the back support that it offers. Look carefully at the chairs you are considering to see what areas of the spine they support. If you are unsure of which chair is going to be the best option, get in touch with our team who would be more than happy to help you decide and can give you the information that you need in order to make the right choice.
Contact Seating Matters Today
There are plenty of options for you to contact the Seating Matters team today and this includes by email or phone. You can also get in touch if you would like to know more about the range of orthopedic chairs for home use that we offer or would like to book a free assessment and trial.
Seating Matters provides clinical healthcare seating chairs for Disabled & Elderly people in Australia. We sell kyphosis chairs, cerebral palsy chairs, occupational therapy chairs, parkinsons disease chairs, huntington’s disease chairs, tilt space chairs, fall prevention chairs, motor neuron chairs, multiple sclerosis chairs, brain injury chairs, Paediatric chairs & other seating range in Australia. Browse our website for more information or contact us for more details.
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The Milano provides dignity, pressure care and comfort for people with limited mobility. The Milano has been designed specifically for care facilities to address pressure management, falls prevention, infection control, maintenance of mobility and safe manual handling. The Milano fits people of all of shapes and sizes through its adjustable seat width, seat depth and...Find Out More
The Phoenix accommodates people with complex or changing needs who require high levels of postural support, pressure care and comfort. Due to its customisation, the Phoenix gifts the luxury of comfortable and supportive seating for those who may otherwise not be able to sit out of bed. The Phoenix is often used as an alternative...Find Out More
The Atlanta is a safe, comfortable chair that provides dignity to people at risk of falling, sliding or injuring themselves. The Atlanta can accommodate people who are challenging to seat, and is often used for those with Huntington’s Disease, late stage dementia or in a palliative care setting. The chair is low to the ground...Find Out More
The Sorrento chair helps people needing high levels of pressure care, comfort and posture support. It is suitable for people in any setting, including hospitals, care facilities or their own home. For people with high pressure care needs, the tilt in space can be used to improve posture and redistribute pressure. The tilt movements include...Find Out More
The Bariatric Sorrento is a tilt in space bariatric chair on wheels and can support patients up to 294kgs and has been designed to reduce the risk of injury to the patient and caregiver. Fully motorised to limit patient handling, the Bariatric Sorrento fully accommodates the user’s unique body shape which limits sliding, provides postural...Find Out More
The Kidz Phoenix is the most supportive and functional of the Seating Matters children’s range to accommodate spinal conditions and provide maximum support to highly dependent patients. The Kidz Phoenix tilt in space chair is clinically designed for complex upper body support in addition to pressure management, postural support and comfort. It accommodates those with...Find Out More
The Kidz Sorrento lends itself easily to changing user needs and is above all else the ultimate in comfort for children with complex medical conditions. The Kidz Sorrento is a simple to operate and functional chair which is designed to improve and maximise comfort as well as provide postural support and pressure management. With its...Find Out More
Sorrento 600 Bariatric
The Sorrento 600 Bariatric chair was designed to meet the needs of bariatric patients up to 160kg in weight. With a 600mm (24″) seat width, and all of the clinical features of the Bariatric Sorrento, the Sorrento 600 is widely used in care home facilities. Fully electric tilt, recline and leg rest ensure there is...Find Out More
The Monaco has been designed for comfort and mobility with independence at the forefront of its design. It was designed to encourage independence in sitting by supporting the body and encouraging the users to stand up independently with little assistance. The Monaco chair provides stability in sitting without compromising function. Early use of the Monaco...Find Out More
Sorrento 600 Bariatric
Clinically researched and trialled to prevent pressure injuries and falls
Designed by a world leading occupational therapist who understands the clinical impact of poor seating.
Learn more about the clinical research and trial behind the Seating Matters range.
Ease of use
Learn how easy it is to adjust and manoeuvre Seating Matters chairs with some video instructions showing you just how easy it is.
The benchmark for quality
It takes continuous, careful planning to ensure our chairs are functional as well as being aesthetically pleasing. Each and every part of a Seating Matters chair has been engineered and devised to offer optimum quality and support for the user.
With it’s unparalleled frame warranty, we guarantee our high quality manufacturing standards and stringent testing, so you will be confident knowing you have a high quality care chair.
Reviews & Case Studies
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Or would you like to review some real life case studies that will go through various patient conditions and come up with real life solutions that can help provide a better quality of life for each and every patient.
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Visit our Resources page where you will find our most Frequently Asked Questions, where you can book Training With Your Team, and download the Seating Matters brochures and product information.