Monthly Archives: August 2011

Adapting Daily Life to My Aging Mom (And everyone else over 65)

Recently, while traveling with my aging mother, I observed how increasingly difficult many “simple” tasks – ones that I take for granted – have become for her. Of course, I was there by her side each step of the way … Continue reading

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Safe Patient Handling: Better Patient and Staff Safety Economically Justified

The argument for safe patient handling and No-Lift policies is widely accepted based on both patient and staff injury reduction. However, understanding the factors that dictate the metrics, and the costs involved is less well articulated. Moreover, clinicians seldom have … Continue reading

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Ergonomics and the Digital Healthcare Facility

  Today’s hospitals and nursing homes are very complex workplaces with many elements at play, including a 24/7 staff, patients, numerous medical tools, technologies, and products in use, the work culture, and of course, quality standards and regulations that must … Continue reading

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ipad Neck

The potential risks of “iPad neck” Ouch! A recent newspaper article from Australia addressed the increasing prevalence of “iPad neck,” emphasizing the potential dangers of prolonged use of the device, stating how continuous iPad use could prove to be “a … Continue reading

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How does the Poise moniter arm attach to the workstation?

It ships with a clamp and a grommet.  the clamp allows attachment to back of desk (no drilling) the grommet would require a hole to be drilled into the desk. #710649

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Can the tension be adjusted on the Banana Board?

Yes, the arm has a tilt adjustment knob + 10 / -15 degrees tilt and 360 deg. swivel

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Can the Jitterbug w/ Mousing Pad be used Left handed? 75821

No, it is sold for a right handed set up only.  A Left handed Mouse Pad can be special order through customer service.

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What is the arm height adjustment on the value stool #78619

From floor to top of armrest it adjusts from 24 inches to 29 inches

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What is distance from floor to the footring on Lab Classic Stool with Fabric?

Floor to footring is 10 inches on the #712016 & #79620 per the vendor.

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How does the LCD keyboard tray retrofit system attach to a desk?

  Clamps to the desk using a “C” clamp #77787.

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