“9/10 Elderly patients arrive at hospital with problems caused by dehydration (BBC Points West)”
Lack of easy, independent access to fluids is a major cause of dehydration and its associated problems.
The Hydrant is the solution.
TheHydrantis for anyonewho is unable to drink independentlyor pick up a glass or jug, usually because they are bed bound or have limited mobility, increasing the risk of dehydration.
TheHydranthas an innovative and intelligent design to give those with limited mobility a way to increase independence, solvingthe problem of reaching, lifting or holding drinks and thus promotes self-sufficiency and facilitates hydration for these individualsacross Aged Care, Hospitals, Home Care and Maternity.
Why is The Hydrant unique?
The flexi-grip handle attaches to almost anything, keeping your drink close by
The tube allows 24/7 access, allowing you to drink whenever you choose
The Hydrant Benefits:
1. For Patients/ Residents:
Drink unassisted, decreasing their risk of dehydration
Maintains independence and dignity for the user
Better experience and sense of well-being
Helps reduce serious illness and infection relating to dehydration
Fluids instantly and easily accessible at all times
Non return valve to prevent unwanted drips and spills
Enables accurate monitoring of fluid intake via easy-view clear bottle with 100ml graduations
Hang, hook or clip the bottle to a bed, chair or wheelchair
Ergonomic handle and indentations for easy holding, even for users with a poor grip, Parkinson's, MS, arthritis etc.