The EHS Monarch Fixed Ceiling Hoist is a complementary product to other EHS products for individuals with mobility challenges. It is designed for use by caregivers and health care professionals to lift and transfer a person in a homecare, assisted-living or hospital environment.
The EHS Monarch Fixed Ceiling Hoist is one of the only ceiling hoists on the market using reliable lithium ion (Li-ion) battery technology. Most competitor products use Lead-acid (heavy, toxic, low cycle life) or NiMh. Benefits of Li-ion include: Proven technology: used by most tools, computers, medical and surgical equipment, Lightweight: Li-ion battery pack is 4 times lighter than lead acid for the same power, Higher energy density: allows more cycles with a single charge, Faster recharge: daily recharge in 15 to 30 minutes or less, No memory effect: long life and Green technology: recyclable, no lead.