PATRAN® Single‑Patient Use Slide Sheets
Supporting Caregiver Safety and Patient Comfort
PATRAN slide sheets are disposable friction-reducing devices designed for caregiver safety and patient comfort. Simple yet versatile, PATRAN can be used alone or in combination with HoverTech air-assisted products to support your facility’s safe patient handling protocols. PATRAN slide sheets reduce the risk of caregiver injury that can occur when moving patients.
Benefits of the PATRAN Slide Sheets:
- Nondirectional: Provides a slippery surface for movement in any direction.
- Convenient: Dispensers provide easy access.
- Variety: Available in 3 sizes to accommodate patient needs.
- Single-patient use: Promotes infection control, yet reusable up to 50 times.
- Made in the USA: By a certified women-owned small business.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, PATRAN slide sheets are latex free.
Yes, PATRAN slide sheets are radiolucent and MR safe.
No, PATRAN should be removed once the patient is unattended. PATRAN slide sheets are not breathable and are slippery, creating a fall hazard.
Dispose of the soiled PATRAN and use a new one. PATRAN can be spot cleaned, but for the time involved in cleaning a large area it’s best to get a new one.
HoverTech’s Safe Patient Handling program applies real-world experience to support a safer work environment while increasing patient satisfaction.