• About
    Single-handed care supports the safe handling of clients through robust risk assessments and appropriate equipment. Various studies have proven there are many benefits to adopting a single-handed care approach, for both clients and carers. In this webinar Rebecca Washbourn, Physiotherapist and Moving and Handling Trainer, On the Go Physio and Helen Murray, NZROT and Cubro Equipment Specialist, outline some of the fundamentals of single-handed care in a New Zealand context, that support comfortable and effective positioning while in bed.

    Who should attend?
    This webinar has been created for Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, and those providing clinical advice or care in a client’s home. This webinar may also be of interest to nurses and clinical managers, within an aged care facility or hospital.

    The webinar will run for 1hr from 9:30am to 10:30am. After watching this webinar, a certificate of attendance will be provided to support your CPD. Please email hello@cubro.co.nz to claim yours.

    Key learning outcomes:
    - Gain a deeper understanding of the risks and benefits of training staff in single handed care (let’s help make it safer for everyone)

    - Appreciate the applications of single-handed care and how to assess the risks

    - Understand that having the right equipment is essential to support bed mobility and positioning

    - Be informed of the funding options available

    - Be curious and excited about the implications of single-handed care in your own practice

    If you have any questions about this event or need help registering for access, please get in touch with us at hello@cubro.co.nz
  • Agenda
    • Introduction to single-handed care – what is it?
    • What are the benefits?
    • We’ll show you 3-4 in-bed techniques that can be carried out by a single carer
    • What tools or equipment do you need?
    • Question and answer session
  • Price
  • Language
    Anyone with the event link can attend
  • Dial-in available
    (listen only)
    Not available.