MTS SafetySure The Knee Sling For Walker
MTS SafetySure The Knee Sling For Walker

MTS SafetySure The Knee Sling For Walker

MTS SafetySure The Knee Sling For Walker is a safe and easy way to improve mobility for those who need to maintain non-weight bearing of the lower leg or foot due to an injury or surgery. It is ideal for people recovering from lower extremity amputations, surgeries, ankle fractures and diabetic foot wounds. Knee Sling turns a standard walker into a knee walker that can be easily adjusted to accommodate any height. It comes fully assembled and requires no tools or hardware to install on walker.

Item #DescPkgPrice 
6050 Knee Sling Each $142.99 $99.99

The Knee Sling For Walker

Key Features:

  • Attaches easily to any walker
  • Increases mobility, makes standing easier
  • Improves mobility and balance, while at the same time conserves energy expenditure
  • Designed to fit on standard rolling walkers such as Invacare, Guardian, Drive, Lumex and Medline
  • Resting platform has a 2” foam pad that is comfortable and reduces pressure sores
  • Can be folded for storage without removing the Knee Sling
  • Removable and can be used on either side of the walker for the left or right leg 
  • Water resistant for easy cleaning
  • Light weight device easily adjusts to accommodate any height
  • Weight capacity: 300lbs
  • Weight: 3lb
  • Made in the USA
  • Note: It is not made to fit on Rollator walkers or 3 wheeled walkers

The Knee Sling Promotes:

  • Increased stability and balance
  • Increased functional mobility making standing and walking activities easier
  • Allows for increased independence
  • Improved cardiovascular capability
  • Safety-assures and maintains non weight bearing at the lower leg and foot
  • Improved energy expenditure
  • Overall improved well being

The Knee Sling Reduces:

  • Muscle atrophy at the affected limb and rest of body
  • Muscle imbalances during walking phase
  • Stress on joints and limbs
  • Upper extremity and lower extremity fatigue

More On The Knee Sling For Walker

Assembly Instructions:

  • Adjust rolling walker so that when standing with arms at your side, the walker hand grips are at wrist level
  • Hold the knee sling with padding side facing up inside the walker with excess straps facing to the right
  • Take longest strap (one on each side of sling), pull over walker handle and attach to buckle located on the outside of the sling
  • Repeat for other side
  • Bring the horizontal strap around right front and back walker legs and connect
  • Adjust the knee sling height using the straps around the walker handles so the knee sling is at or slightly above your knee
  • Attach short tie down straps around horizontal walker brace for extra support
  • Tighten and secure all straps before use

Usage Tips:

  • Knee sling is to be used with standard rolling walker only
  • Keep straps on walker handles at all times with your hands when operating
  • Periodically check strap tension and position with excess use
  • Do not use if there is noticeable fraying or tearing on fabric, stitching or straps
  • Instructions may be stored inside the knee sling for a quick reference

Cleaning Instructions:

  • Disinfecting wipes may be used to clean knee sling device
  • For tougher stains, it can be machine washed with plywood and foam support removed and all buckles and zippers clasped
  • Not recommended for dryers
  • Allow device to completely air dry before inserting plywood and foam support back into pocket

Customer Reviews

Questions & Answers


 
 
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For whom is it indicated?
Mary - 4/14/2017 10:59:06 AM
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The Knee Sling is indicated for people recovering from lower extremity amputations, surgeries, ankle fractures and diabetic foot wounds.
Customer Care - 4/15/2017 12:11:19 AM
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Can it be used for rollator?
Stefan - 4/14/2017 10:58:33 AM
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The Knee Sling is not made to fit on rollator walkers.
Customer Care - 4/15/2017 12:11:04 AM
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Will it cause strain on knee?
Sherlock - 4/14/2017 10:57:56 AM
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Resting platform of Knee Sling has a 2” foam pad that is comfortable and reduces stress and pressure sores.
Customer Care - 4/15/2017 12:10:53 AM
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WHAT IS THE HCPCS CODE FOR THIS ITEM?
SARAH - 3/27/2015 11:12:17 AM
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Thank you for reaching out to us. We do not have a HSPCS code for this item. You will have to inquire with your insurance company in regards to the HCPCS code.
Customer Care - 3/27/2015 2:00:16 PM
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