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One of the most difficult situations care-providers have that tests the limits of proper ergonomics is transferring a person from a bed. As much as possible, use proper ergonomics and take some precautions. Using a draw-sheet is very helpful. Position the receiving surface even or just slightly lower than the patients surface.