The Kera patient transfer aid quickly and easily assists a single carer to transfer patients between seated positions.
The Kera patient transfer aid is ideal for home, care & rest homes and hospitals.
A single carer can quickly engage with a patient from a lazy-boy, wheelchair, toilet or bed and easily transfer them to another seated position.
No slings required! Easily move between a range of patients with a single adjustment of the chest pad and secure back strap.
The Kera patient transfer aid is light and manoeuvrable with a small footprint enabling it to be conveniently stored or transported.
Developed in consultation with Occupational Therapists to reduce the load on carers. Internally tested to relevant ISO10535 hoist standards.
HT Systems is a NZ company established in January 2018 to develop an innovative patient transfer aid.
Our founder, Keith Alexander, has been working on his patient transfer aid invention over the last two decades, supported by the University of Canterbury. Keith is the inventor behind the Springfree trampoline which has gone on to be a global commercial success.
We made our first sale in July 2019 and are working on proving ourselves as a viable alternative to traditional manual handling equipment in NZ healthcare.
Our innovative Kera patient transfer aid quickly and easily assists a single carer to transfer people who can't move for themselves between sitting positions.
Current methods of moving people are slow, cumbersome and expensive and the result is over 4 injuries to health care workers per day in NZ.
Our simple mechanical transfer aid is light, quick and easy to use and the small footprint makes it ideal for negotiating tight spots and convenient to store.
We are currently trialling and demoing our Kera patient transfer aid.
If you're interested in a trial or demo, helping or investing then we'd love to talk to you.