With its unrivalled range of movement, the Ascend can transfer a patient from a low-seated position to fully extended with ease. Its active lifting motion is specially designed to encourage user participation, promoting patient independence and well-being.
170kg / 26st safe working load
Powered leg positioning
Ergonomic design considerations
Removable foot tray
Height adjustable knee pad
The Ascend has the option of both a Standing or Transport sling, providing the carer with the option of performing various care duties, including:
Point to Point transfers
Walking and Rehabilitation activity
Powered Leg Positioning
The Ascend incorporates two powerful electric motors which open and close the legs automatically, allowing improved access around furniture and other obstacles.
Removable Foot Tray
By removing the foot tray, the Ascend transforms into a rehabilitation aid that allows a patient to fully stand. Once standing, the patient can be encouraged to walk independently.
Height Adjustable Knee-Pad
The knee pad is adjustable in height (by 152mm or 6 inches) to ensure that the patient feels comfortable and fully supported throughout the lifting process. The pad, which has a moulded design to provide additional support, also has a leg restraint for those patients needing additional reassurance.
Over-sized Push Handle
Optimised position and ergonomically designed for ease of manoeuvrability.
A state-of-the-art, on-board diagnostic tool providing invaluable operational and service data for both the user and service engineer.