“With five restraint options which include prone positions, supine positions, restraint bags, an adjustable cummerbund, a 3-point harness, and positioning wedges, medical personnel can easily adjust the position and type of restraint to be utilized."
Elberton, GA (PRWEB) April 12, 2013
Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells rehabilitation and medical supplies, has joined into a distribution agreement with Merritt Manufacturing, Incorporated, to offer their Hope Car Bed for transporting infants to a wider consumer audience. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, Merritt Manufacturing develops, designs and manufactures unique travel solutions for children with special healthcare needs. They are the proud makers of the Roosevelt™ Five-Point Restraint system, and the Churchill™ Booster Seat system.
Their Hope Car Bed system is specifically designed for the safe transport of special needs infants and small children ranging from 4.5 pounds to 35 pounds in weight, and up to 29 inches in height. This system offers five different restraint options, making it perfect to customize for a wide range of applications for hospital loaner programs and medical institutional use. Standard features include lining made from EPS energy-absorbing foam for head and side protection; a three-point harness; a small restraint bag; a small, adjustable cummerbund restraint option; neck pads; leveling and rebound straps; locking clips; and side and bottom cushions designed for easy cleaning and maintenance. Two seat belts are required for vehicle attachment, and carrying handles allow for easier transport outside of the vehicle.
This innovative car bed is also available in a model that more easily accommodates children in hip casts. “We are delighted to introduce more consumers to the safety and ease of the Hope Car Bed designed by Merritt Manufacturing,” said Hulet Smith, OTR/L, MBA and CEO of Rehabmart. “With five restraint options which include prone positions, supine positions, restraint bags, an adjustable cummerbund, a three-point harness, and positioning wedges, medical personnel can easily adjust the position and type of restraint to be utilized for a wide range of users with varying requirements. Providing durability, security and peace of mind, we are proud to offer the Hope Car Bed, and all of the superior quality child transport systems from Merritt Manufacturing to our customers at Rehabmart.com.”
As an Occupational Therapist, the founder of Rehabmart, Hulet Smith, has the breadth of knowledge and experience necessary to match the needs of his customers with the very latest innovative products in the field of medical supplies and rehabilitation equipment. As a parent of special needs children, he has a personal interest in finding the best products to improve the lives of those who are disabled and medically challenged. Rehabmart.com is committed to providing superior customer service, competitive pricing and exceptional product offerings.