What is a profiling bed?
A profiling bed is an excellent option for people who may need additional support when positioning in bed or spending extended periods of time in bed. Profiling beds are electric, height adjustable beds that are commonly used in care homes, domestic homes and hospitals. Profiling beds are generally used for patients with disabilities, those with poor mobility, and the elderly. The backrest and leg section can be adjusted to an upright position by the user, to a suitable position for them. Ideally they will, use the contour position which engages the leg and backrest movement at the same time to enable better positioning and reduce the risk of pressure (what is pressure area care?), shear and friction to the user. T
Electric beds or Adjustable beds or profiling beds, whatever you call them, all plug into an electrical socket and cost you money. But how much money do they cost a year to the average healthcare faci
Using good furniture to promote wellness
Resident wellbeing is linked to their overall physical, mental, social, and emotional state and it is of paramount importance to care homes. Wellbeing must be