Horizon® Youth Stretcher


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 siderails 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 Tente casters provide superior mobility and maneuverability.
  • The central brake and steering includes 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” – 34.75”, Trendelenburgs: 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” x 73”) Full Length Vertical Side Rails
  • Stainless Steel Removable End Rails Provide Unrestricted Patient Access
  • Regular Patient Surface: Nominal 25” x 76”
  • Weight Capacity: 500 lbs.

Included Mattress

  • 3″ Dusty Rose Colored Comfort Mattress

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Description & Standard/Available Accessories Product Number
Horizon® Youth Stretcher

Optional Accessories