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This section contains information about the range of products designed to facilitate bathing, showering, toileting and bathroom safety, for both care staff and residents.
 
The Assisted Bathing section includes high low baths, power baths with built-in lift, bath hoists, side entry tubs as well as walk-in baths.
 
• For guidance on regulatory obligations for care home owners and managers who use assistive bathing equipment, click here
 
Assisted Showering includes shower cubicles, trays, screens and wet rooms, as well as shower chairs and trolleys.
 
Assisted Toileting looks at all aspects of dignity and safety in the toilet, from the automatic bidet toilet to seat risers, toilet frames, commodes and pressure care solutions.
 
• Finally, Bathroom Safety covers grab rails and supports, anti-scald devices, alarms and alerts.
 
All nursing and residential care homes should ensure that their bathroom and toilet facilities meet the National Required Standards, with respect to accessibility, safety and hygiene.
 
See our legislation section for more information.

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