An overbed or over chair table is a type of portable table that is placed over a user whilst they're sitting or lying down. The table's surface can then be used from a bed or a lounge chair. Thus, they are typically seen in care homes and hospitals to cater to resident and patient needs. However, due to their practical benefits, they may also be seen in a domestic environment.
Unlike bedside or coffee tables, this device rests over your chair or bed, so bending down and straining is reduced. This makes tasks such as reading, working, writing, eating or drinking more convenient for people who can't move easily.
In a hospital, they can reduce the need for difficult transfers if your movement is limited after an operation
With Christmas and the New Year on our doorstep, the team at Renray is soon heading off for a well-deserved break until the New Year!
Before we go, we wanted to share with you images from some of the
At night, with the lights off we would all have a good crack at navigating our homes. We would know roughly where light switches were and where the creaky floorboards are.
Entering a new care home ca
Improving Quality of life in Care Homes
Care home managers and healthcare professionals are always looking for ways to enhance the quality of life for care home residents.
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