Site Visits and Planning

To help the customer manage any type of project Assisticare provide a free, no obligation site visit to help plan installations and preparation of services. Whether it is a refurbishment, extension or new build project we can provide room layout drawings for the intended rooms. This Cad service is used to provide drawing examples of room layouts including all the products we supply, clearly presented to provide the customer the optimum layout with regard to working practice and Health and Safety.

Delivery and Installation

Assisticare offer a range of delivery and installation options that are designed to provide the customer with the ultimate choice. From delivery and installation to planning and completely refurbishing bathrooms we offer the customer the flexibility of choice that best suits their specific needs.

For major works items such as bathroom refurbishments the benefits of using Assisticare would be:-

  1. One company involvement for all works providing the benefit of less management of different parties.
  2. Assisticare project manage the works and prepare the room exactly as required for the specialist products.
    • This removes the likelihood that products such as a ceiling hoist and specialist bath are positioned incorrectly, relative to each other, to the extent that it compromise transfers.
    • Saves time and resources when using a number of companies.

Servicing and Testing

Regular servicing and maintenance of any piece of equipment will ensure a long and reliable service life. This is no different for your specialist equipment.

The main legal reason for having your specialist products serviced is:-

Owner Responsibility

Owning specialist equipment, such as assisted baths, ceiling track hoists and patient hoists, brings with it a responsibility for you to ensure the equipment meets the standards set out by legislation and regulatory guidance that is in place to protect resident and carer safety. The regulations that cover servicing and testing of specialist care equipment is:

– Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER) more info
– MHRA http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Aboutus/index.htm
– Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER)… more info (PDF)

Assisticare provides a range of annual and periodic service and test options to suit your needs. For further information about how we can meet your service needs please contact on the office number.