Bariatric SorrentoTM

We manufacture clinical, therapeutic seating for patients and caregivers to help prevent injury, increase comfort and reduce the cost of care.

The Bariatric Sorrento is effective for those with a bariatric conditions or a weight of up to 650lbs/ 294kg/ 45 stone.

Seating Matters Specialist Chair Bariatric Sorrento All Angles

THE BARIATRIC SORRENTO

The Bariatric Sorrento is a tilt in space bariatric chair on wheels and can support patients up to 650 lbs.

The Bariatric Sorrento has been designed to reduce the risk of injury to the patient and caregiver. Fully motorized to limit patient handling, the Bariatric Sorrento fully accommodates the user’s unique body shape which limits sliding, provides postural support and repositioning. Removable arms also assist with side transferring or sling application and removal.

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Seating Matters Specialist Chair Bariatric Sorrento

Clinical Benefits

The Bariatric Sorrento chair takes into consideration the weight of the client, the body proportions, physical dimensions, range of movement, mobility and transfers. The needs of caregiver safety are incorporated into the design of the chair. With its adaptability and effortless adjustment, the Bariatric Sorrento can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of a user or re adjusted to suit the needs of a new user meaning their comfort, posture and pressure management remain uncompromised. Removable arms can assist with side transferring or sling application and removal.


The Bariatric Sorrento has been used by those with the following bariatric conditions:

  • Weight of up to 650 lbs/ 294kg / 45 stone.
  • Pronounced gluteal shelf.
  • Reduced mobility.
  • Low muscle tone.
  • Abducted lower limbs.
  • High fluid retention.
  • Joint and muscle contractures.

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Seating Matters Specialist Chair Bariatric Sorrento Front

Ease of Use

Adjustable in under 1 min:

  • On-site.
  • Without tools.
  • Within 60 seconds.
  • Fixed to limit improper adjustment.

Infection Control Approved:

At Seating Matters we take infection control seriously. Our chairs have been specifically designed to decrease entrapment areas where bacteria and germs can survive. Our chairs feature a velcro-free design and can be easily taken apart for quick and effective cleaning.

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Further Information

Clinical Accessories

  • Horseshoe Pillow
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    Fitting over the shoulders, this soft-filled pillow provides head and neck support while maintaining visual field and interaction.
  • Concave Pillow
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    This 'C' shaped pillow provides lateral head support for clients with poor head control and encourages a midline head position.
  • Head Pillow
    Head Pillow
    This pillow provides support to the head, maintaining comfort and maximising contact with the seat back, ensuring the body is loaded and positioning is optimised.
  • Lateral Supports
    Lateral Supports
    These pressure redistributing supports are used for those needing thoracic/trunk support and helps reduce development or further deterioration of scoliosis, as well as promoting midline sitting for those that tend to lean to one side.
  • Padded Footplate
    Sliding Footplate
    Padding can be incorporated into the footplate of the chair for additional pressure management, to accommodate or improve foo position or to further decrease the seat-to-footplate height for individual users.
  • Removable Arm Covers
    Removable Arm Covers
    Instrumental in keeping the chair clean and adhering to infection control protocols, especially with clients who suffer from incontinence. They can be removed and sterilized or replaced as necessary.
  • Removable Seat Covers
    Removable Seat Cover
    Instrumental in keeping the chair clean and adhering to infection control protocols, especially with clients who suffer from incontinence. they can be removed and sterilized or replaced as necessary.Ramped
  • Leg Laterals
    Leg Laterals
    Helpful for clients whose legs abduct and externally rotate. They protect the feet from injury or objects in the path of chair movement. They also help to keep the feet supported on the footplate
  • Legrest Wedge
    Legrest Wedge

    Some patients with oedema or swelling wish to elevate their legs higher than normal which can be aided by the legrest wedge.

  • Seat Belt
    Seatbelt
    Provides additional safety during transit as well as providing a form of support for those who may have a tendency to slide out of their chairs or suffer from seizures. It is only to be used in accordance with facility or local regulations regarding restraint.
     

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