Care Beds & Accessories
Now commonly used in domestic circumstances an adjustable bed can help relieve aches and pains, reduce pressure sores and enable carers to carry out tasks more easily. Carebeds can be adjusted to a number of different positions commonly allowing the incline of the upper body and raising of the lower body independent of each other. Users with more restricted mobility can independently control the bed allowing them to sit up to read or watch television and when combined with a height adjustment feature helps aid transfer in and out of bed with less relience on the carer.
Pressure relieving mattresses are manufactured from a variety of materials including foam and gel and help the prevention of pressure ulcers. Purchasing a pressure relieveing mattress can sometimes work out more economical than buying a new bed.