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Heron

Heron

The Heron is one of the most extraordinary toilet and bathing seats on the market. The simple design and clean appearance conceal multiple functionality features that improve both the user and caregiver experience.

The Heron sets new standards for users with special needs for positioning. The seat is dynamic, meaning it can be tilted and the back reclined without compromise for the user. Clever design means that during recline, the anatomical pivot point at the axis of the hips is maintained. This provides the user more comfort when seated.

 

The Heron can be used freestanding with a pan, directly over the toilet or as a bathing chair in the shower. The smooth height, tilt and recline functions ensure optimum working conditions for the caregiver. To maintain safety, the Heron is equipped with four lockable casters.

 

The Heron is delivered with a narrow backrest for freedom of movement. For added support and comfort, swing-away side supports or upholstered sides which support the shoulders, can be added. The Heron comes in one size.

Features

Feature
Easy adaptation of working conditions

The hydraulic height adjustment allows the Heron to adjust from 20” to 30¾” in height. Height adjustability eases transfer from/to the chair and provides optimum working conditions for the caregiver

Feature
Comfortable seating

Pressure mapping has been used in the design of Heron to minimize pressure and improve comfort for users even when the seat is used for extended periods of time

Feature
Optimum positioning

The Heron has easily accessible handles for the tilt-in-space and back recline functions that allows for optimum and stable positioning possibilities. The seat angles from -5° to 25° and the back from 0° to 30°

Feature
Fully supported while seated

Heron can be adapted to provide targeted postural support for the user whether minimal intervention or full support is required. Head support, multi adjustable hip supports, swing-away side supports, arm rests and tray are included in the comprehensive range of accessories

Measurements

13½ - 19”

15½" & 17½”

21½” - 24 ¼”

max 220 lb

One size
Inch
Seat width (A) 21½”
Seat width with hip supports (accessories) 13½” - 19”
Seat depth (B) 17½”
Back width (F) 111/4”
Back height (C) 21½” - 241/4”
Lower leg length (D) 15½ - 22"
Seat height above floor (E) 20” - 30½”
Width, frame (G) 26”
Length, frame (H) 27¾”
Height, frame w/seat (I) 42” - 52½”
Seat angling (tilt in space) -5° -> 25°
Back angling 0° -> 30°
Weight 61.5 lb
Max load 220 lb

Standard

880505-01

The Heron is available in one size

  • Heron with hydraulic

Easily accessible handles

Unlocked

Locked

Smooth-running castors

Large castors improve the maneuverability and handling of the Heron, especially on a tiled bathroom floor. All castors have brakes for safety and stable transfer

Unlocked

Locked

Soft and shaped upholstery

Heron’s upholstery has been selected to improve comfort through temperature compensation and minimizing pressure

Myriad possibilities

The Heron can be used over a toilet, freestanding with a pan, as a bathing chair in the shower and reclined over the bath tub for hair washing

Over a toilet with a potty ring (standard)

Freestanding with a pan (accessory)

Bathing chair

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Accessories

Head support
Head support

To manage alignment and support the head in a tilted position..

See the Accessories section for further information on options and measurements

Shoulder supports
Shoulder supports

880508-01

Provide stability for the shoulder girdle and moderate control of trunk position

  • size
  • one
  • 18¾”
  • measurements
  • W:4” x H:14”
  • Back width, top
Upholstery for shoulder supports
Upholstery for shoulder supports

880507-04

For added comfort

  • size
  • one
  • measurements
  • W:4” x H:14”
Side supports, swing-away
Side supports, swing-away

83xxx-xxx

Provides precise positioning of the trunk

See the Accessories section for further information on options and measurements

Arm rests
Arm rests

880508-03

Arm rests may help in repositioning or transfer

  • size
  • one
  • H
  • measurements
  • W:2” x L:14½” x H:9¾”
  • height above seat
Tray
Tray

880508-04

A tray may be used to support a more natural toileting position for a user with poor upper trunk or head control

  • size
  • one
  • measurements
  • W:17¼“ x D:7½”
Hip supports
Hip supports

880508-02

For pelvic support and adjustment of seat width

  • size
  • one
  • Seat width
  • measurements
  • W:81/4“ x H:4”
  • = 13½” - 19”
Commode pan
Commode pan

880130

The commode pan makes it possible to use Heron as a stand-alone toilet seat

  • size
  • one
  • measurements
  • W:7¾” x D:13½” x H:4¾”
Splash guard
Splash guard

880508-05

Ideal for maintaining alignment of the legs or managing abduction.

  • size
  • one
  • measurements
  • W:3” x H:5¼“
Splash guard, low
Splash guard, low

880508-07

Upholstery
Upholstery

880507-01

Complete set

  • One size
Vests & belts
Vests & belts

For correct positioning and support

See the Accessories section for further information on options and measurements

Foot supports, right-angled knee
Foot supports, right-angled knee

880506-03

For leg positioning

  • One size
  • Lower leg length
  • = 11¾” - 15”
Foot supports, right-angled knee
Foot supports, right-angled knee

880506-01

For leg positioning

  • One size
  • Lower leg length
  • = 15½ - 22"
Foot supports, open knee angle
Foot supports, open knee angle

880506-02

For leg positioning

  • One size
  • Lower leg length
  • = 15½ - 22"
Padding for foot supports
Padding for foot supports

880506-12

Knee protection for users sitting in abduction or at risk of harm from collision with the frame when extending

  • One size
Calf support
Calf support

880509-01

Support for the lower legs

  • size
  • one
  • H
  • measurements
  • H: 4”
  • strap height
Heel stops
Heel stops

880509-02

For correct positioning of the feet

  • size
  • one
  • H
  • H1
  • measurements
  • H: 1½” - H1: 2”
  • strap height
  • height above footplate

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