Our clothing is designed to help:
Make dressing easier
Reduce the need for manual handling.
Reduce the risk of staff back and shoulder injuries
Assist in the implementation of continence management programs.
Make the toileting task easier
Clothes slip on from a lying down or a seated position.
Reduce the laundry cost (by design, clothes are less likely to get soiled around the incontinence pad area)
Open back garments are generously overlapped at the back to ensure full dignity.
Reduce the risk of skin tears inflicted by using regular clothes.
Take the pain away of dressing and undressing.
Reduce the difficulties in dressing and undressing residents who are physically challenged (stroke, paralysed) or suffer from dementia.
Loose fitting outfits and more comfortable.
Larger armholes are less likely to cause skin tears and bruising
Openback garments eliminate the need to raise the arms to get the garment on over the head or rotate the arms to get into a sleeve.
Promote ease of movement for physically or mentally challenged people
Gericare Australia clothing is machine washable and dryable. It is made to endure industrial strength washers and dryers. Most of the clothing will never require ironing and will keep its original shape and colour.
Our clothing is designed to be adaptive and fit more comfortably than conventional clothes that have been altered. It is also reasonably priced to fit almost any budget.