The armrests can be flipped back for side transfer. The chair can be used in a shower cubicle, can be used as a commode and can be wheeled over standard toilet bowls. The swing-away detachable footrests offer comfort to the patient when being transported. Front access to the seat allows for personal hygiene, whilst the seat insert is more comfortable for the patient, when being transported. A square bowl is fitted as standard. A detachable back enables the shower chair to be stored away more compactly.