Elberton, GA (PRWEB) October 15, 2012
Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells rehabilitation and medical supplies, has joined into a distribution agreement with Innovative Products Unlimited (IPU), Incorporated, to offer their Petermann Bath Lifts to a wider consumer market. Established in 1985 by a group of healthcare professionals who were frustrated by the mediocrity of basic healthcare equipment, IPU is the originator and leading manufacturer of quality PVC healthcare equipment that offers the utmost in durability and functionality. IPU, along with their healthcare partners like Petermann, work hard to offer the best solutions for healthcare equipment needs and to fulfill the unique requirements of people with immobility problems.
Petermann represents twenty years of innovation and future-oriented development and design in the manufacture of aids for mobility and caregivers. With input from specialists and nursing staff in hospitals, long term care facilities and home-based care, Petermann develops products for patient repositioning and transfer, including transfer sheets, slide sheets, lifting aids and roller boards. The Petermann Bath Lifts help to make bathing accessible for everyone, regardless of disabilities and physical challenges. These bath lifts fit any tub and are easily placed with suction cups that help to stabilize the unit for safety. Available in both manual and power capabilities, these units are lightweight and completely portable and feature a soft disc cover that moves in all directions, making it easy to transfer bathers safely onto the seat, and allowing optimum freedom of movement in the desired bathing position. The backrest can be removed to allow for ease of use in treatment baths and whirlpools. The power version features a waterproof and floatable hand controller and rechargeable battery while the manual version features a detachable handle that requires very little effort to turn, taking only fifty easy revolutions to get to full height.
The no-rust steel construction guarantees many years of continuous use, while the padded seat and tilt settings ensure comfort and relaxation. “We are proud to introduce the Petermann Bath Lifts from IPU to more consumers,” said Hulet Smith, OTR/L, MBA and CEO of Rehabmart. “These bath lifts are perfect for home care, and can also travel with you wherever you go. Offering safety, reliability, hygiene and comfort, these high quality and easy-to-use lifts are designed to last for many years to come, and we are delighted to offer these, and other high quality products from IPU for people with immobility issues at Rehabmart.”
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 provide superior customer service, competitive pricing and exceptional product offerings.