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Hill Rom Overbed Tables are designed to accommodate the needs of the caregiver and the patient. With a design that is both safe and suitable for the hospital environment, patients will not need to worry about injuring themselves by accidentally scraping their skin on an exposed part. Each Hill Rom Overbed Table is easy to clean and is up-to-date on all the infection control protocols.
Hill Rom Overbed Table Features
- Dual food service tray—standard
- Top flat end caps (style 3.4.5 and 6)
- Thermofoil top
- Cup holders—two standard (style 1 and 2)
- Fixed caregiver surface and storage—optional
- New low profile base optional
- Tuning fork base
Tuning fork base
The low profile tuning fork base fits easily under beds, even with power transport.
New optional low profile base fits under more bed substructures.
Cleans easily, and is made of break-resistant acrylic. Affixed to top of table for easy access to storage.
Easy to clean break-resistant acrylic makes this OBT robust. Everything in its place and a place for everything, patient’s love the easy-access mirror storage module.
Fixed caregiver module
Bringing caregiver tools under control, the fixed caregiver module remains stationary while table is raised and lowered. Features two bins and laptop storage.
Braille on all touch points
Built for every patient, convenient descriptions for patients, guests or caregivers.
Quiet and strong, the steel column raises and lowers table quietly with minimal effort.
How Hospital Bed Misuse Can Turn Into a “Flaming” Threat
Do you think patient safety is your only concern when it comes to hospital beds and tables?
Studies have shown that an accidental “tug” of a preexisting power cord remains one of the most common fire starters.
Familiarity with flame dangers and precautionary measures identified with electrically worked beds is critical to ensure nursing home inhabitants and staff do not run into the danger of injury or death and to avoid huge property harm.
To avert such episodes, the manufacturers offer safety tips that apply to all electric hospital beds, for instance Hill Rom provides a manual that covers all the safety hazards and how you can avoide them. These tips must be highly considered to ensure that the staff and patient are in a safe environment.
Here are some tips on how you maximize the safety of your hospital bed.
To the caregivers:
At the point when connecting to a bed, outwardly examine the bed’s electrical cord for harm from, among different potential outcomes, utilization, age, pounding, squeezing, shearing, cutting, cleaning arrangements, bed development, human and hardware movement, and furniture situation. Cord protection should always be in place and without swelling, extending, creasing, splitting, or staining, particularly at the finishes, where the cord is connected to the attachment body and to the doctor’s facility bed. By doing so, you will minimize the risk of fires occurring.
Also be sure that you have purchased high-quality hospital beds and overbed tables, such as the Hill-Rom Model 636 Overbed Table, which fits easily under a hospital bed for optimum coverage and safety.
After assessment, associate the power cord specifically into a divider mounted outlet that is in solid working condition and fit for use. The attachment body, divider outlet, and divider plate should not be split or chipped.
The connection should also fit firmly to the outlet. The fitting edges ought to be safely held in the attachment body – as well as secure. Try not to connect the electrical cord to an electrical line or to a numerous outlet strip since they are exceedingly defenseless against physical harm that can bring about flames.
In the event that utilization of electrical lines or different outlet strips can’t be maintained a strategic distance from, make a clinical judgment by plugging it into the appropriate power outlet.
Mount numerous outlet strips on an altered piece of equipment to decrease danger of fluid spills and physical harm. Likewise shield numerous container outlet boxes from the danger of fluids spills and physical harm. All electrical ropes and various outlet strips need to be labeled and examined routinely.
Quality Trumps Price
If you are purchasing a new hospital bed and overbed table for a loved one at home, be sure that your electrical sockets can handle the amount of power that these beds produce. Furthermore, it’s also important that you ensure that the manufacturer can supply you with the necessary information that you’ll need to determine if it is right for your household. For example, the Hill Rom OBT 636, one of Hill Rom’s finest overbed tables, is built to pass all hospital standards. It’s also utilized in a variety of today’s hospitals. Place your trust in a company that manufactures solid goods that can be used in a hospital setting. Anything less many provide you with more problems than you signed up for.