News posts for 'February 2023'

Wednesday, March 22, 2023
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 facility? The cost is related to the usage, how many times you press the button to move a function on the bed, well everyone is different and has different needs, some residents or patients will not move the bed an inch, and others are constantly adjusting so we don’t know exactly but can make an educated estimate. Let’s say we add the standby power consumption, plus 10 backrest and knee break movements plus 5 variable height movements. Which is roughly 10 minutes of movement per day. Each profiling bed has a power supply unit undern

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023
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 ...Read More?
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
We all know about the physical benefits that electric adjustable beds can bring. From reducing pain and discomfort to helping people achieve a comfortable night's sleep, these beds are an invaluable a ...Read More?
Wednesday, March 1, 2023
When considering profiling beds for your care home, it is essential to ensure that it is comfortable and supportive enough for your residents. It should also provide the necessary safety features that ...Read More?
Friday, January 20, 2023
Moving from the comfort of home into an unfamiliar care home can be unnerving. Therefore, it’s imperative to create a warm, welcoming environment to make the transition smooth and non-disruptive ...Read More?
Friday, January 13, 2023
We know the need for a contrast between surfaces, furniture and objects is important, as contrast provides the definition required for residents with visual impairments to navigate their space due to ...Read More?
Wednesday, January 4, 2023
Maintaining the dignity of residents is a top priority in care homes, and the right furniture can play a crucial role in achieving this goal. Furniture that is designed with the needs and comfort of r ...Read More?
Sunday, January 1, 2023
Designing or refurbishing your care home is often an exciting time. Choosing wallpaper designs, accessorising your space with odds and ends and fine-tuning your layout certainly are at the top of you ...Read More?
Monday, November 28, 2022
This year on the 25th of November, we attended the Care Sector Supplier Awards which was held at an amazing venue in London, full of wonderful people from the care sector. During our time there we wer ...Read More?
Wednesday, April 24, 2024
Profiling beds: Although, they often go by many names, which is confusing. Sometimes they are hospital beds, care home beds, adjustable beds, electric beds, mobility beds. However, the core descripti ...Read More?

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