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Surgical and medical hire in Lismore

Did you know our services are mobile? Servicing a huge area from Kyogle, Casino, Evans Head, Maclean, Grafton, Goonellabah, Alstonville, Ballina & Byron Bay, we can come to you free of charge to be fitted for stockings and braces.

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Blood Pressure Monitors


What is blood pressure?

Blood pressure is how hard your blood pushes against the walls of your arteries when your heart pumps blood. Arteries are the tubes that carry blood away from your heart. Every time your heart beats, it pumps blood through your arteries to the rest of your body. Blood pressure is important because the higher your blood pressure is, the higher your risk of health problems in the future.

Southside Heath & Hire have a large range of aneroid Sphygmomanometers, stethoscopes (Littman), Omron digital blood pressure monitors for sale and hire and blood pressure accessories. Come and see one of our nurses for a FREE blood pressure check today.







Asthma Devices

We stock a range of nebulisers, peak flow meters, respirator exerciser, acapella pep device, spacers, masks and more.








Diabetes Monitoring Devices


Southside Health and Hire are National service point for National Diabetes Services Scheme. We stock a large range of glucose monitoring strips, diaries, lancing devices and lancets.

The National Diabetes Services Scheme is an initiative of the Australian Government that commenced in 1987 and is administered by Diabetes Australia.Check out their website for some great information resources about diabetes https://www.ndss.com.au/.

Need help with your blood glucose monitoring? Newly diagnosed? Our nurses can help!  





  Manual handling 

Manual Handling techniques help prevent Carer injury and are an increasingly important area of health care.

In an effort to help nurses and Carers in their jobs, the range includes Bed Slide Sheets (also known as Slippery Sams), mobility turn pads (to assist with transition to and from cars), slide boards (or transfer boards) and walking belts (also known as ‘Johnny Belts’).

We also stock mechanical lifters and electric hi-low hospital beds for sale and hire.



Wound care, Scarring and Bandaging

Southside Health and Hire stock a huge range of Smith and Nephew woundcare dressings and bandages, Medihoney wound gel, gypsona plaster bandages, various sized tubular bandages, surgical gloves, scalpel blades and handles and much more!

We can also help in scar reduction; we stock Strataderm Scar Therapy Gel http://strataderm.com/

Come in and see our specialist nurses!  




Pillows, Cushions and Medical Sheepskins

We stock comfortable support products for sitting, sleeping and relaxing.

• Complete Sleeper – Unique memory foam, with removable inserts to customise your pillow.     

• Gel latex wheelchair cushions     

• Back hugger – lower back support     

• Total spinal support – full length back support with lateral supports sheepskin     

• Bed wedge – 14 degree angle to aid those with hiatus hernias, gastric reflux and heart disease     

• Keyhole cushion – wedge cushion with key hole cut out to relieve pressure post surgery or injury     

• Multi purpose cushion – spreads the load and diffusers the pressure     

• Diffuser cushion – luxurious memory foam to relieve pressure sores

• Bassett lumbar support     

• Posture wedge     

• Medical grade sheepskins for seats, beds, crutches, heel pads, elbows and more    



Daily Living Aides

We have large range of specialised products to provide independence and safety in the home to help assist arthritic, post surgery and aged clients.

We stock a variety of equipment that assists the process of getting dressed, including shoe horns, button hooks and dressing sticks plus long handled combs and adaptable cutlery for making eating that much simpler.

Below is just a small example of some of the products we have available.




Braces and Supports


Southside Health and Hire stock a large range of braces and supports for sport, post surgery, arthritis and injury problems.

SP Walkers, cam boots, posture braces, soft collars, collar and cuff, shoulder immobilisers, slings, zimmer splints, post op knee braces, sacro-cynch back supports to name just a few.

Come in and see us to view our full range    



Metron exercise band

Rehabilitation and Exercise equipment

Large range of fitness, post surgery and mobility products available.

• Gym balls

• Exercise bands

• Exercise putty in assorted strengths

• Turn tables for easy entry and exit of cars

• Wobble or balance boards

• Exercise bikes and pedalex machines to enhance mobility

• Electric treadmills for mobility

See also HIRE PRICES   treadmill_gpi_                




Continence Aids

Large range of incontinence products available. Our qualified continence nurses can give you confidential expert advice.

  • Men’s and women’s washable incontinence under wear, Click to see more information on our new ProtechDry®
  • Kylie bed pads
  • Hospital quality mattress protectors – machine washable, no crinkling or tearing, very soft
  • Waterproof chair pads
  • Molicare disposable pads and pull up pants
  • Male and female urinals
  • Uridomes and catheters
  • Day and night drainage bags and leg bags
  • Adult wipes
  • Clothing protectors
  • Bed pans

The Continence Aids Payment Scheme (CAPS) is an Australian Government scheme that provides payment to assist eligible people who have permanent and severe incontinence to meet some of the cost of their incontinence products.

The current payment is up to $545.80 and will be paid directly to clients’ accounts.

Visit Hartman’s website for more information – Click Here