A variable bathing lift, “WLC: Wells Lift Carry” is developed aiming for continuous use with safety and comfort for both caretakers and caregivers, so that it can assist “an action in and out of a bathtub” and “a series of actions of entering a bathroom from a dressing room/exiting from a bathroom” in the refurbished, residential bathroom or in the bathroom of a facility according to the user’s physical condition. Besides, it enables a bathing posture that is safe and comfortable for the caretakers.
|The name of the robot care equipment||Wells variable bathing lift http://www.kaigoshien.com/|
Sekisui Home Techno Co., Ltd.
|Target area||Bathing support devices|
|Expected target user||The elderly with concerns about moving to a bathroom, entering/exiting from a bathtub, and their caregivers|
|Assumed environment||Facility and home|
For a facility: June 2017
For a home: Planned in FY2018
|Contact department||Business Management Department, Business Planning Division|