Horizon® Youth Transport Stretcher

Youth Stretcher series intended for transport, examination, and care of juvenile patients in healthcare facilities. The Hausted Youth Care Stretcher is a full-size stretcher for young children and adolescents with the security of vertical rails. This unit provides the safety and security of 360 patient protection as well as 360 patient access when needed. The three position vertical side rails are easy to use, and provide maximum patient security and end rails are removable to allow patient access.

Combines the safety of pediatric side rails with the convenience and versatility of a full-size stretcher.

Operational Benefits

  • The Youth Stretcher is designed for patients who are too large for a crib or pediatric stretcher (from six years of age to adolescence) but still require 360 degrees of protection.
  • Dual-purpose accessory wells at all four corners of the stretchers allow the attachment of IV poles and other accessories.
  • Premium 8-inch (20 cm) Tente casters provide superior mobility and maneuverability.
  • The central brake and steering include levers conveniently located at all four corners.
  • Both the Pediatric and Youth stretchers have adjustable height and Trendelenburg positions that can be configured with hands-free simplicity (pedals on both sides of the base).

Economic Benefits

  • A heavy-duty, non-marking corner bumper system protects the stretchers and your facility walls.

Patient Outcome and Safety Benefits

  • High-density, non-conductive, vinyl-covered foam mattress pad supports the patient comfortably.

Standard Features

  • Dual Side Foot Pedal Hydraulic Controls for Height Adjustment 28.5”  (72 cm) – 34.75” (88 cm), Trendelenburg: 0° – 12°
  • Pneumatic Assist Backrest Adjusts 0° – 90°
  • Brake and Steering Activation from All 4 Corners
  • 8” Tente® Casters
  • Powder Coated Steel Patient Surface
  • Seamless Thermoformed Base Cover with Storage and Built-In Oxygen Tank Holder
  • Full Perimeter Non-Marring Bumper System
  • Stainless Steel  16” (41 cm)  x 73” (185 cm) Full-Length Vertical Side Rails
  • Stainless Steel Removable End Rails Provide Unrestricted Patient Access
  • Regular Patient Surface: Nominal 25” (64 cm) x 76” (193 cm)
  • Weight Capacity: 500 lbs. (227 kg)

Included Mattress

  •  3 in (8 cm) Comfort Mattress Pad, Navy

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Description & Standard/Available Accessories Product Number
The Horizon®  Youth Stretcher is ideal for patients who are too large for a crib or pediatric stretcher from six years of age to adolescence but still require 360° of protection. It is intended for easy transport, examination and care of smaller patients in healthcare facilities. Features
  • 500 lb (227 kg) Weight Capacity*
  • Dual Side Foot Controls for easy height adjustment and 12° Trendelenburg positioning
  • Pneumatic Assisted backrest from 0° – 90° for patient comfort and safer staff use
  • 3-position Vertical side rails for patient safety and transfer
  • Brake and Steer Controls accessible at all four corners
  • Center Track Steering for superb mobility
  •  3 in (8 cm) Comfort Mattress Pad, Navy
Standard Accessories
  • Built-In Oxygen Tank Holder (Base)
  • Portable Telescoping IV Pole
  • Safety Strap
Optional Accessories
  • Footboard w/Monitor Shelf and Chartholder – H06883600
  • Footboard w/Chartholder – H00CR6B00
  • Side Rail Pad Covers - H06774100B
  • Telescoping IV Pole – H000018
  • Vertical Oxygen Tank Holder – H12845000
  • Push Handles – H07565600

Optional Accessories

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