ActiveCare Bed

Image of Med-Mizer by Medmart Stand Assist Pivot Turn Bed (42")

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Summary

The ActiveCare Bed by Med-Mizer is designed to allow a limited mobility person to safely get into and out of bed, and to protect the caregiver from injury as well.

From the website: "Since the inception of the hospital bed, one of the biggest challenges for patients and caregivers is safely getting in and out of bed. Today, Med-Mizer has innovated the ActiveCare Bed to solve this challenge. Allows for dignified care and comfort from wherever you may call home (your own residence, facility, or hospital)"

 

 

 

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Discussion and Reviews

 

from John Milford (member) at March 30, 2020

Safely getting in and out of bed is a challenge for many older and disabled adults. Until now, the only bed which retracts and pivots to assist one in and out has been made in the UK and is not available through distributors in the USA. I notice that Med-Mizer is manufacturing this innovative bed in Batesville, Indiana, the home of Hill-Rom hospital beds and equipment. I would not be surprised to learn of a connection.

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Listing type: 
Product or Service
Filed as: 
Assistive Devices
Key words: 
ActiveCare rotating bed, mobility aid, care giver aids