News posts for 'May 2020'

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
The Medical Bed Standard 60601-2-52 is in place for the protection of users, as a design framework for manufacturers and increasingly as a guide to external bodies such as the Care Quality Commission. The challenge for care homes owners is making sure the combination of electric profiling bed, foam or dynamic mattress and side rails is correct against the standard. Which can be a challenge, as beds and side rails are often purchased separately to mattresses.Renray Healthcare manufacture beds, mattresses and side rails, and our knowledge of side rail heights, entrapment issues, mattress / bed combinations, and the need for extra height side rails and their compliance is second to none. Choose a bed that is independently tested to

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Following on from our previous blog posts on “choosing the correct seating for the elderly” and a guide to choosing the right recliner chair - “electric recliner chairs vs manual r ...Read More?
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
For many of us, these are unprecedented times, and the Coronavirus pandemic has made us more aware of the dangers of spreading germs than ever before.  Germs and bacteria can remain on surface ...Read More?

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Designing for Dining

Designing for Dining We explore why the design of dining rooms and the products used in them is crucial to supporting people living with dementia. Over recent years we have explored best practise in ...Read More?

Posted on 24 Oct

How to put up Roman Blinds?

Roman blinds are very popular in care homes. They offer a more nuanced way of modulating sun light, offer greater privacy and the fabric design options are practically infinite. Fitting Roman blinds ...Read More?