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Need To Know


A collection of resources designed to provide Occupational Therapists and Healthcare Professionals with the need to know information associated with the Functional Independence Measure (FIM) and solutions within Invacare's Safe Patient Handling range.

Functional Independence Measurement


The Functional Independence Measurement (FIM) is a widely used assessment tool to classify a persons functional ability and their level of dependence.

Stand Assist Lifters


Stand assist lifters are often known as active lifters or active hoists because they are used to support a person into a standing or semi-standing position for transfers or for walking rehabilitation.

Invacare Safe Patient Handling

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