- falls prevention
- Home care
- infection control
- patient lifting
- patient transfer
- pressure injury
- pressure ulcer
- pressure wound
- Procair Plus
- Procair Quad
- sealed base
- senior care
- shower chair
- urinary tract
- waterfall skirt
Pressure Injury management and prevention equipment is a minefield for many OTs and can be time-consuming to locate ...
Recently we proudly announced our new distribution partnership with Etac to distribute STAR Cushions throughout Australia. Do you know what makes STAR Cushions unique? Apart from providing comprehensive pressure redistribution, enhanced immersion and envelopment STAR Air Cell Cushions focus on pr...
Posted in AreaCare, bedsores, mattress, pressure injury, pressure ulcer, pressure wound, sealed base, waterfall skirt
AreaCare therapeutic foam mattresses feature the triple-layer foam construction to support the treatment and prevention of pressure injury. Each layer is made of foam with varying density to maximise the redistribution of pressure. The top layer memory foam also incorporates a special immersion,...
Posted in bedsores, etac, pressure injury, pressure ulcer, pressure wound, Seating, senior care, Star
The Rising Star in Air Pressure Cushions For many long term wheelchair users and individuals who have pressure injuries, Air Cell Cushions are essential to their seated comfort, mobility and independence. Compared to many other Air Cell Cushions / Air Cushions / Air Pressure Cushions, Star Air C...
Pressure Injury management and prevention equipment is a minefield for many OTs and can be time-consuming to locate the right equipment. So how do we, as OTs, ensure that we can find a suitable care solution quickly, to help the clients onto their journey to independence without delay? “We liste...
Posted in infection control, patient transfer, slings
Slings are not only back-savers in the healthcare facilities, they are also great cost savers because the chance of staff injuries is significantly reduced. But here is another reason for using slings in this heightened state of strictest infection control, and that is disposable slings minimis...
The Virtual OT Exchange 2020 (VOTX) is bringing occupational therapists together virtually from across Australia (and beyond) to learn about the latest developments, innovative approaches to practice and work towards enriching our communities. This September 14-15th, Novis will be one of the vir...
Posted in APM, contamination, hospital, pressure injury, Procair, Procair Plus
ProCair Plus is an alternating pressure solutions for the prevention and treatment of pressure injuries, specially designed for high to very high-risk patients. This air pressure mattress is well suited in a hospital environment with its new sealed base. The inbuilt backup battery to provide nor...
Novis can offer ProCair and ProCair Plus Pressure Mattresses for same-day delivery in Melbourne Metro area if ordered before 12 noon. These are hospital-grade air mattresses with enhanced infection control. Contact our team in Victoria for further details. Standard delivery rate applies.
Posted in APM, contamination, hospital, infection control, pressure injury, Procair Plus
Novis has upgraded all ProCair and ProCair Plus models to be hospital-grade in response to COVID 19. Novis has taken a proactive step to take care of carers and clients by introducing the sealed base across many of our alternating pressure mattresses. This improves and supports your Infection Con...
Posted in falls prevention, incontinence, senior care, urinary tract
Falls are a significant risk in the elderly, with 30% of falls resulting in moderate to severe injuries.1 The risk of falls may be attributed to a combination of factors including existing medical conditions, medications, vision impairment and general cognitive or functional decline. Medical cond...
The Swift Mobil-2 is a shower commode chair that is not only durable and comfortable, but it can be equipped with many accessories to personalise it further to the user. Unique seat The seat has a rear opening, giving the carer easy access when assisting the user with personal care tasks. Additio...
Posted in contamination, Home care, infection control
One of the primary goals of wound care is to protect the wound base from outside contaminants such as bacteria. Within the hospital, stringent infection control measures are practiced, but what about when patients are discharged? Are they well aware of the importance of cleaning and disinfect...