Safe Patient Handling & Lifts

Patient safety is a top priority at New Source Medical. We offer a range of mobility devices to use to ensure patients can safely be mobilized without causing injury to themselves or the staff providing care. Explore our suite of Bariatric mobility devices for patients in short-term and long-term healthcare facilities. At New Source Medical, safe patient handling is our goal, and we strive to have the equipment available that best fits your patient's and facility’s needs.

Bari-Trapeze & Patient Lifts

Free Standing Trapeze and Easy Patient Lifting System. Bari-Trapeze has weight limits up to 1000 lbs. Patient Lifting systems are available in two different weight capacities, 650 or 700 lbs.


Key Features:

  • Designed to assist larger individuals to change positions while in bed and aid in the transfer from bed to chairs.
  • Easy-to-assemble (Requires only a drill, rubber mallet and socket with wrench)
  • The overhead boom swivels from 0° to 180°
  • Chain is adjustable from edge of headboard to the end of boom by sliding to desired position.

NSM Patient Lift 750 w/ Scale

Key Features:

  • With the Ultralift® Mobile Lift by Tollos, you can lift, move, reposition, and turn your patients without strain to you or fear of injury for them.
  • Protect yourself and protect those you care for.
  • Ultralift offers an easy, powerful option and it is ideally suited for turning, gait training, rehabilitation, repositioning, and lifting, even from the floor.
  • The Ultralift® Mobile Lift is one of the industry’s safest, most user-friendly patient lifts on the market. Manufactured in North America, this lift includes a long list of standard features specifically engineered to optimize patient comfort and safety, as well as reduce caregiver injury.
  • The Ultralift is also suitable for effective gait training and general rehabilitation activities.

NSM Patient Lift 600 w/ Scale

Key Features:

  • Heavy-gauge steel construction
  • Six-Point spreader bar with 360° rotation tilts to enhance comfort and safety.
  • Uses Lumex six-point, four-point, or two-point slings.
  • Unique, ergonomic foot pedal leg opening.
  • Large, easy to grip handles for easy maneuvering.
  • Lower base height maximizes stability and fits under most beds.
  • Rubber base coating protects furniture and walls.
  • 24V DC motor allows quiet smooth operation.
  • Ergonomically designed hand pendant with pendant hook.
  • Warning beep for low battery charge and weight capacity levels.
  • Easy access emergency stop button.
  • Emergency manual lowering device.
  • Maximum Weight Capacity 600 lbs.

Convertible Chairs

Convertible chairs for early mobilization, safe and comfortable transfers. Available in two different weight capacities, 700 or 400 lbs.

I-700 Convertible Chair

Key Features:

  • The I-700 chair offers an unlimited number of reclined and tilt positions making it the ideal device for early patient mobilization in an acute or post-acute setting. Its higher weight capacity allows easy transfer, repositioning, and transport of even a more robust patient. The I-700 chair will not only support existing safe patient handling initiatives, but also be incremental in initiating them in higher risk departments.
  • Frequent repositioning and early mobilization with the I-700 is key in reducing the average length of stay in the hospital for any given episode of care. The I-700 chair can easily be utilized for multiple patient rooms and is an ideal device for patients in departments that require getting the patient into rehab or step down units.
  • Fully adjustable headrest with support ideal for stroke patients.
  • Easy to use adjustment levers allow for positioning from supine to seated position by a single caregiver
  • Weight Capacity of 700 lbs.

I-400 Convertible Chair

Key Features:

  • The I-400 chair is a safe and comfortable device ideal for acute care settings, although it can just as easily function in a home care or nursing facility setting. It is a key element in early patient mobilization with the added benefits of caregiver safety. Its Tilt-in-Space capability is ideal for the various complications, such as pressure ulcers, experienced by patients with compromised mobility.
  • The I-400 enables lateral transfer in a supine position safely and easily which builds confidence in both the patient and the caregiver. Its portability allows usage in multiple rooms in a department and the ability to utilize the Patient Transfer System (PTS) simplifies the transfer of patients from a bed to a chair in addition to helping protect the caregiver from injury.
  • Central locking/steering casters safe for patient and caregiver
  • Can be equipped with a patient transfer system.
  • Weight Capacity of 400 lbs.

Bariatric Accessories

Bariatric Recliners with a weight capacity up to 850 lbs. Bariatric Manual Wheelchairs, with seat widths from 20” -30”, and up to a weight capacity of 600 lbs.

Bariatric Recliner

Key Features:

  • Weight Limit: 850 lbs
  • Seat Width: 29.25”
  • Seat Depth: 19”
  • Seat to Floor Height: 20.5”
  • Back Style: 32” high, reclines to 40°
  • Locking caster wheels
  • Attendant-operated recline
  • High-density cushioned seat and back for user comfort
  • Leg rest articulates as back reclines

Manual Wheelchairs

350 & 450 lbs. Weight Capacity

Key Features:

  • Seat Widths: 20”, 22”, 24”
  • Seat Depth: 18”
  • Seat-to-Floor Height Ranging from: Basic – 19.5” to Deluxe – Adjustable 16”, 18”, 19.5”
  • Back Style Ranging from: Basic – 16” high to Deluxe – Adjustable 16”, 17”, 18” high
  • Arm Style: Removable desk or full length

Manual Wheelchair

600 lbs. Weight Capacity

Key Features:

  • Seat Widths: 24”, 26”, 28”
  • Seat Depth: 18”
  • Seat to Floor Height: 19.5”
  • Back Style: 16” high with 5° back angle
  • Arm Style: Removable desk or full length

New Source Medical offers a wide variety of Bariatric Accessories, including Walkers, Commodes, and Fall Pads to ensure the ultimate care, mobility and transport for your patients and caregivers.

To learn more about New Source Medical complete offering of Safe Patient Handling & Lifts equipment, contact NSM Customer Service at 800-859-5512 or complete the Contact Us form to connect with a NSM Sales Representative.