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FEATURES

Paraglide™ is an easy-to-use device that attaches to a wheelchair and will reposition a person from a slouched position to a properly seated upright position at the touch of a button – safely and independently.
 

KEY FEATURES
 
  • Easily attaches to pre-existing wheelchairs

  • Will reposition a person weighing up to 300lbs

  • Resets after each use, allowing free movement throughout the day

  • Battery-powered (rechargeable)

  • Weighs less than 10lbs and is easy to carry and transport

  • Safety features built-in: no pinch points ensuring safety and comfort; physical and electrical shut-offs that will stop the motor if the button remains pressed

  • Water-resistant

  • Fabric sheets that are washable and easy to use

  • Includes a Bluetooth-enabled smart remote control that can be placed within reach of the wheelchair user (or attached to the handles or back of the wheelchair for caregiver use) that provides alerts to reposition and monitors the frequency of repositions throughout the day, giving caregivers data to compare the user's actual movement to recommended guidelines for the prevention of pressure ulcers.