Learn how to use a hydraulic lift to transfer someone from bed to wheelchair. This video demonstrates how to correctly use a Hoyer lift.

Hoyer Lift Quiz

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There are 2 types of hoyer lifts….fixed and adjustable. *
It is best to cross the leg straps through each other before hooking them only the boom. *
Make sure the patient's arms are inside the lift before moving. *
After all straps are hooked up, you should apply the brake to the hoyer and begin lifting the patient. *
It is important to get the legs straps up high on the person’s legs. *