Care recipient (cr) is unable to climb over tub rim for a shower

Try: A tub transfer bench can be a great supplement to help a cr with mobility problems get in and out of the tub area follow manufacturer instructions but bench should fit over the rip of the tub shower doors will likely need to be removed though usually the shower curtain can be tucked in the slot on the bench the cr sits on the outside edge of the transfer bench then either lifts legs over the rim one at a time or lifts legs and scoots in with caregiver assistance once in the shower area a hand held shower will give the cr maximum control and cleanliness

Materials: Tub transfer bench hand held shower

Categories: Bathing Grooming, Falls & Balance, Safety, Transferring, Needs Some Assistance, Needs Much Assistance

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*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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