Safe mobilisation in Hospital

Mobility Pictorial Guide

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Mobilisation Terminology Guide

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Give it a Go! Guide

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Pointers for Safe Mobilisation - Give it a Go
Information for Clinicians & Health Professionals

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Give it a Go!
Education Presentation

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Moving around safely in hospital
Information for Patients & Families
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Moving Right to stay upright
Education Presentation

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Safe Use of Mobility Aids Videos

The following videos involve a physiotherapist demonstrating with a client the safe use of mobility aids, including how to adjust it to the correct patient height, safety check and safe mobilising techniques.

Rollator Frames

YouTube video (high resolution)


Length 1:29

Forearm Support Frame

YouTube video (high resolution)


Length 4:41

Walking Stick

YouTube video (high resolution)


Length 5:33

Wheeled Walker

YouTube video (high resolution)


Length 5:13

Balance and Strength test videos

These videos demonstrate balance and strength tests. It demonstrates the test, outlines the equipment needed and explains the results and when a person should be referred to a physiotherapist or exercise physiologist or a Falls Prevention exercise program.

Introduction to balance & strength testing

YouTube video (high resolution)


Length 4:57

5 x sit to stand

YouTube video (high resolution)


Length 2:45

10 walk test

YouTube video (high resolution)


Length 4:02

Alternate step test

YouTube video (high resolution)


Length 1:29

Near Tandem Stance Test

YouTube video (high resolution)


Length 2:37

Timed up and go test

YouTube video (high resolution)


Length 1:29