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The Wairere Showering Solutions Allows Patients to Bath Themselves

By: Meghan Young - Published: Jun 25, 2011 • References: coroflot and designbuzz
When badly injured or sick, certain daily activities that we take for granted can become near impossible feats such as bathing oneself; enter the Wairere Showering Solutions. This semi-portable shower system is perfect for patients who have limited mobility but are strong enough to wash themselves.

Designed by Nichola Trudgen, the Wairere Showering Solutions can be conveniently placed right next to a patient's hospital bed, lessening the distance for the user. A sliding seat rests on the bed when the patient for easy transfer from bed to shower. By giving bedridden patients the opportunity to bath themselves, the Wairere Showering Solutions encourages faster recovery and the maintenance of independent needs. All hospitals should be equipped with utilities like the Wairere Showering Solutions.