Born with severe spine issues and a seizure disorder, Kevin’s family assists him with many aspects of everyday life. As Kevin gets older, his family members have difficulty lifting him, transferring him, and bathing him. Because of this, Kevin also faces the risk of pressure sores from being in one position too long.
Make safety modifications to Kevin’s entryway ramp.
Retrofit Kevin’s bathroom with a zero-entry shower to minimize lifting.
Widen doorways and install pocket doors.
Install a wall lift for safe, easy transfers.
Provide Kevin with a pressure relief mattress to reduce skin damage.