Independent Med

Barton
Chair

Patient
Transfer System

Fully Accredited
Medicare Provider
E1035 and E1036

  • Safer and More Comfortable One Caregiver Patient Transfer
  • Reposition Patient from Bed to Chair Position Without Manual Lifting
  • Home Health and Hospice Approved
Barton Chair

Qualifying Patient Diagnoses

  • Alzheimer's/Dementia
  • Amputations (AKAs and BKAs)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Joint Contractures
  • Decubitus Ulcers (Stage II or Greater on Trunk or Pelvic Region)
  • Degenerative Joint Disease (DJD)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Paralysis (Paraplegia and Quadriplegia)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Seizure Disorder
  • Stroke
Barton Chair Alabama
Barton Chair

Patient Requirements

  • The Barton Chair multi-positional patient transfer system is covered by Medicare when transfers between bed and a chair, wheelchair, or commode are required, because without the use of a lift, the beneficiary would be bed confined.
  • Require supine/lateral transfers
  • Non-weight bearing and chairbound patients that require Max-Assist transfers

Advantages of the Barton Chair

  • Allows a single caregiver to safely transfer a patient
  • Provides the safest transfer possible
  • Create a more positive patient experience
  • Capable of unlimited positioning for maximum patient comfort
  • Central locking/steering casters for patient and caregiver safety
  • Fully adjustable headrest with support
  • 700 lb. weight capacity
  • Zero patient or caregiver injuries in 20 years
  • 2 types of equipment in 1 (wheelchair & lift)
  • Saves time & money
  • The Barton Chair is an approved item by Medicare (E1035 and E1036) and for hospice use

Disadvantages of Hoyer Lift

  • Hoyer Lift requires 2-3 caregivers to safely transfer a patient
  • Designed in 1955 after an engine hoist
  • CMS estimates that a patient or caregiver is injured once every 4 mins.
  • Only has 2 positions: up and down

Barton Chair Features

Headrest

Adjustable in height, depth, and angle for proper support and LIMITLESS number of positions

Tilt-n-Space

Designed for pressure relief and positioning. Moves position WITHOUT affecting body angle of patient.

Adjustable Leg & Footrest

ADJUSTABLE to 90-Degree Angle and 6″ for added length and comfort.

Anti-Bacterial Fabric

ANTI-BACTERIAL, anti-microbial, breathable material that’s easy to clean or disinfect in seconds.