Easy-Turn Benefits

For the patient:

  • prevents pressure sores
  • improves pulmonary function
  • prevents joint contractures
  • decreases edema
  • improves comfort, dignity and independence
  • promotes a good night sleep


For the caretaker and institution:

  • reduces strain on back, shoulder, neck and arms
  • reduces workers’ compensation claims
  • compliant with “no lift” and “culture of safety” policies
  • compliant with OSHA’s “friction reducing device” recommendation
  • inexpensive and non-invasive
  • easy to use – remains fixed in the bed
  • washable, reusable and durable
  • color coded sheet helps identify the patient who needs special care