Our clinicial team at Seating Matters is made up of Occupational Therapists, Nurses, and a Doctor of Physical Therapy so we have a unique understanding of our patient needs when it comes to seating.

We are changing the world of healthcare seating and through this blog we are educating fellow clinicians with informational videos and how to articles,  as well as sharing key industry news, and highlighting research to support evidence based practice.

FAQ: How To Adjust Lateral Supports

An important part of seating a patient in a chair is achieving midline position where possible. One of the ways we ...

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Martina Tierney OT September 12, 2019 /

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WHAT TYPE OF CHAIR FOR MY ELDERLY RELATIVE?

When I would go in to nursing homes when I started as an OT I would often see elderly residents slumped over in their ...

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Martina Tierney OT September 11, 2019 /

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FAQ: How to Adjust the Phoenix™ Chair

The Phoenix™ is most supportive and functional of the Seating Matters range. It's unique adjustability allows ...

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Martina Tierney OT September 10, 2019 /

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FAQ: How to Adjust the Sorrento™ Chair

The Sorrento™ is designed to improve and maximise comfort as well as provide postural support and pressure ...

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Martina Tierney OT August 15, 2019 /

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FAQ: What is the Delivery Time of Seating Matters Chairs?

Seating Matters chairs have a 3 week turnaround time from receipt of payment. If you require a chair sooner we have a ...

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Martina Tierney OT August 09, 2019 /

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FAQ: Transporting Seating Matters Chairs

People often enquire about the transportation and mobility of Seating Matters chairs. Here's some advice to make ...

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Ryan Tierney August 07, 2019 /

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FAQ: What is the Level of Pressure Management in Seating Matters Chairs?

The combination of memory foam and Dartex in Seating Matters chairs give a medium to high pressure redistribution, ...

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CHOOSING A CHAIR FOR AN ELDERLY RELATIVE

When I visited nursing homes while working as an Occupational Therapist I would often see elderly residents slumped ...

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Martina Tierney OT July 24, 2019 /

in Elderly, FAQ

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE IN BACK ANGLE RECLINE AND TILT IN SPACE?

The difference between recline and tilt in space in seating can be easily confused. It is crucial to understand the ...

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*Note: The purpose of this blog is to give an overview of the product with some tips to consider on its use. This is not intended to be a substitute for professional or medical advice, diagnosis, prescription or treatment and does not constitute medical or other professional advice. For advice with your personal health or that of someone in your care, consult your doctor or appropriate medical professional.