Graham-Field Introduces the Bariatric Transport Chair with 400-Pound Weight Capacity


Atlanta, Georgia, May 25, 2016: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

GF Health Products, Inc. (“Graham-Field”) is proud to introduce the Everest & Jennings Bariatric Transport Chair. This affordable patient transfer device with increased weight capacity and width offers the user greater strength, comfort, and durability.

The Bariatric Transport Chair features 400-pound weight capacity, 24″ seat width x 18″ seat depth, and is designed to meet the requirements of Medicare code E1039. It has a sturdy gusseted aluminum frame with silver powder-coated finish, and the built-in seat carry straps allow easy lifting and folding.

The Bariatric Transport Chair, which weighs 31 pounds without front rigging, also features:

  • swingaway, padded arms and
  • swingaway front rigging for easy patient transfer as well as
  • flame-retardant padded black nylon upholstery.

Convenient attendant locks are located just below the push handles, so the attendant need not move hands nor stoop to activate wheel locks.

About GF Health Products, Inc.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with more than 300 US-based employees, Graham-Field is a major manufacturer of healthcare products for the acute care, extended care, homecare and primary care markets. The Graham-Field family of brands includes Basic American Medical Products, Everest & Jennings, Grafco, Hausted, John Bunn, Labtron, Lumex and Lumiscope. Visit or call 770.368.4700.

Press Contact:
GF Health Products, Inc.
Jacqueline Greenfield