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  • IT'S NOT JUST ABOUT THE CHAIR

    At Seating Matters we use the latest technology and design to ensure our products are at the cutting edge of specialised seating for the healthcare market. We are continually eva... Read More

    Published on: 11 September 2019, 10:43 am

    Source: Seating Matters

  • WHAT TYPE OF CHAIR FOR MY ELDERLY RELATIVE?

    When I would go in to nursing homes when I started as an OT I would often see elderly residents slumped over in their chair with poor posture, propped up by pillows and leaning t... Read More

    Published on: 11 September 2019, 5:48 am

    Source: Seating Matters

  • FAQ: How to Adjust the Phoenix™ Chair

    The Phoenix™ is most supportive and functional of the Seating Matters range. Its unique adjustability allows individuals with varying needs to have their posture and position e... Read More

    Published on: 10 September 2019, 1:02 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • CLINICALLY EDUCATED DESIGNERS WORKING ON LIFE-CHANGING PRODUCTS

    We are privileged to work with some of the best designers in the world. This week we welcomed a visit from our Design Consultant Alan Freeman, a former Design Engineer at Bentley... Read More

    Published on: 6 September 2019, 3:13 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • FINDING THE RIGHT CHAIR FOR ANNE MARIE WITH HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE

    I want to share with you Anne Maries Story. For me, Anne Marie and her familys story is one as an OT that I hear about often, but it can be difficult to explain the discomfort an... Read More

    Published on: 4 September 2019, 4:38 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • OT REVIEW: Milano Chair Improves Patient Care & Comfort

    As a practicing Occupational Therapist, Hulet Smith, OTR/L and CEO of Rehabmart.com, an e-commerce website specializing in medical equipment, is always looking for innovative new... Read More

    Published on: 4 September 2019, 4:29 am

    Source: Seating Matters

  • HENRY & CHRISTINE'S STORY

    Henry and Christine are an elderly couple living in the North-Eastern United States. Devoted to one another for many decades, they were devastated when Christine received a diagn... Read More

    Published on: 2 September 2019, 5:45 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • THE PRODUCT QUALITY THAT SETS US APART

    We get it. There are so many seating options to choose from. So how do you make your choice? What is important to you in your purchase or recommendation? Read More

    Published on: 30 August 2019, 6:45 am

    Source: Seating Matters

  • BED SHORTAGES EFFECTING PATIENT FLOW

    The contentious issue of bed shortages is affecting many thousands of patients in hospitals each week. A shortage of beds can result in increased lead times in Accident and Emerg... Read More

    Published on: 29 August 2019, 3:45 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • THE IMPORTANCE OF LOADING THE FEET IN SITTING

    In this article we consider the top 3 reasons why a footplate is essential in order to stabilise the feet and we’ll look at the effect this has on patient posture, overall func... Read More

    Published on: 28 August 2019, 8:00 pm

    Source: Seating Matters