The Vanguard® Bariatric Wheelchair is a revolutionary bariatric seating option that provides exceptional comfort with both tilt and recline positioning.
The Vanguard® Bariatric Wheelchair is designed for bariatric individuals requiring long-term care (up to 600 lb). An optional curved back accommodates a patient’s gluteal shelf to address unique bariatric patient needs. Broda’s unique Comfort Tension Seating® system provides pressure redistribution and airflow for increased sitting comfort and support.
Featuring infinitely adjustable positioning of up to 30° posterior tilt, 10° anterior tilt, and 45° of back recline, the Vanguard® Bariatric Wheelchair provides safe and comfortable positioning combined with ease of caregiver use.
The Vanguard® Bariatric Wheelchair allows bariatric patients to get out of bed and socialize with others for an improved quality of life.
The Vanguard® Bariatric Wheelchair is an extremely durable and cost-effective chair that addresses many issues associated with bariatric care:
- No-Lift (foot pump activated seat tilt)
- Patient mobility/maneuverability
- Safe Patient Handling
- Equipment size and weight capacity
- Bariatric patient ergonomics
- Comfort & safety
Comfort Tension Seating®
16 Gauge Powder Coated Tubular Steel Frame
30° Infinitely Adjustable Posterior Tilt – Foot Pump Operated
45° Infinitely Adjustable Back Recline
10° Infinitely Adjustable Anterior Tilt – Foot Pump Operated
24″, 26″, 28″ or 30″ Seat Width
21″ and 23″ Seat Depth
32″, 34″, 36″, 38″ and 40″ Back Support Height
20″, 21″, 22″, 23″, and 24″ Seat Surface Height
Height Adjustable Arm Supports
Removable Upper Shoulder Supports
Adjustable Length, Elevating Lower Leg Supports
600 lb. Weight Capacity
Upper & Lower Side Pads
Seat & Back Pad
Accessory Bag (Custom Embroidery Optional)
Acute Care Chair (ACC) Padding Package
Depth Adjustable Armrests