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Busy OT Show

Abacus presents bathing seminar and demonstrates popular product range at a busy OT Show. Both the Abacus stand and its bathing seminar in the Showcase Theatre at the OT Show were well attended by Occupation Therapists, keen to learn more about finding the right assistive bathing solutions. On the o [...]

Busy OT Show 2016-10-21T09:15:03+00:00

Improve Bathroom Safety

Six tips to improve bathroom safety It may be the smallest room in the house, but the bathroom is the most dangerous one in the home. This is due to a blend of complex activities (occupations), restricted space, humidity and its wet environment – the combination of which can lead to accidents and in [...]

Improve Bathroom Safety 2016-10-21T09:15:03+00:00

Wash and Dry Toilets

Making daily living easier with wash and dry toilets As an essential part of our daily routine, going to the toilet is a fairly complex activity and, as such, we need the physical ability to access and operate one in a suitable manner. The task of toileting can, therefore, become increasingly diffic [...]

Wash and Dry Toilets 2016-10-21T09:15:03+00:00

Top 5 considerations

Top 5 considerations for lighting in a bathroom Bathrooms have to cater to the needs of all family members within a household, both young and old. Everyone needs good levels of light but as we get older these needs increase as less light reaches the retina and visual clarity deteriorates. In fact, m [...]

Top 5 considerations 2016-10-21T09:15:03+00:00

Busiest Kidz South event

Abacus experiences busiest Kidz South event than ever before The Kidz South exhibition, organised by Disabled Living, provides visitors with the chance to try out and compare the latest products and services for disabled children. This year, Kidz South presented Abacus with a great opportunity to of [...]

Busiest Kidz South event 2016-10-21T09:15:03+00:00

Spring Newsletter

Abacus Healthcare Spring Newsletter Download a copy of our latest newsletter Download the latest version of Abacus Healthcare newsletter, featuring: Naidex update Kidz-in-the-middle Connect with us on Social Media How Applewood Respite Centre benefits from the Scorpio bath Twins with Cerebral Palsy [...]

Spring Newsletter 2016-10-21T09:15:03+00:00

Care Act legislation

New Care Act legislation - Just what is well-being? Kate Sheehan, a respected Occupational Therapist with over 28 years of clinical experience examines the importance of ‘well-being’ which underpins the new Care Act legislation coming into force on 1st April, 2015. From 1st of April 2015, the Care A [...]

Care Act legislation 2016-10-21T09:15:03+00:00

Where to see Abacus

Where to see Abacus during 2015 All of the events we attend provided the unique opportunity to test out and trial our baths. The Kidz exhibitions organised by Disabled Living provide us with essential time to meet people face-to-face and explain how our baths can make a difference. Throughout 2014, [...]

Where to see Abacus 2016-12-20T11:54:26+00:00

Mobility Workshop

Abacus hold specialist bathing workshop at Cornwall Mobility Centre Abacus Healthcare held a successful specialist bathing workshop at Cornwall Mobility Centre, Truro, which was attended by healthcare professionals looking to gain the latest guidance regarding best practice on assisted bathing. Abac [...]

Mobility Workshop 2016-10-21T09:15:03+00:00

New Bathing Brochure

Abacus Healthcare launches new assisted bathing brochure Abacus Healthcare has introduced a new bathing brochure, which is an invaluable resource for healthcare professionals. Abacus works closely with Occupational Therapists to support the specialist needs of disabled adults and children within dom [...]

New Bathing Brochure 2016-10-21T09:15:03+00:00
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