Safe Patient Car Transfer Class Using Hoyer Lift

Tuesday, Oct. 14

Health care providers will improve and practice their technique for safe patient car transfers using the Hoyer Lift.

When
Date:
Tuesday, Oct. 14
Time:
10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Where
Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center
Nellie Barrington Room
751 Medical Center Court
Chula Vista, CA 91911
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This is a free event
  • Registration closes Oct. 14

Presented by Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

Students will learn about and practice safe patient car transfers using the Hoyer Lift, a sling lift used for patients with limited mobility.  In the hands-on class, instructors will review and practice techniques for staff whose duties may include assisting patients in and out of cars.

Use of the lift technique is important to prevent orthopedic injury to health care providers. Each student will have the opportunity to practice techniques learned in the class, as well as participate in group discussion.

Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel your registration for this event, please call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277) Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm, or login to your account to cancel online.

Presenter Information

The class is taught by Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center physical therapy staff.

Parking Information

Parking is available in the structure located near the main hospital entrance or the large lot located behind the main hospital, which can be accessed by turning into the driveway for the 765 medical office building. Paid valet parking valet is offered to patients, family and friends, 8 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday.