Medical Chairs

Medical chairs are special chairs that have been developed to provide assistance to medical practitioners during surgeries and minor procedures. These chairs keep the comfort of the patient in mind but also provide convenience to the medical staff. They have features that are user-friendly and make them versatile. Medical chairs have ergonomic design for better patient positioning and access to certain areas. For example, a chair with a slim back and seat may provide greater accessibility to the patient. Features of medical chairs include adjustable height options, multi-positioning back and seat and tilt options.

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Medical chairs - areas of use

Medical chairs are suitable for use in blood collection, dialysis, EKG, oncology, chemotherapy, respiratory care and same-day surgery. These are ideal for use in hospitals and clinics. The adjustable height of medical allows the doctor to treat the patient while seated or in a standing position. A chair with power positioning is gentle on the back of the clinic staff.

Types of Medical Chairs

Geri chairs and wheelchair recliners

Geri chairs are suitable for those who are unable to support themselves while seated. They are large and padded reclining chairs with casters for easy transport. These medical chairs double up as wheelchairs when upright to move a patient around. Geri chairs, which are also referred to as geriatric chair, are comfortable, safe and convenient mobility equipment with elevated leg rest. The back can be reclined in varying degrees as per the patient’s comfort or requirement. Sometimes, a Geri chair can also be used as a temporary transport bed when transferring the patient from a chair to the bed.

Blood drawing chairs and stools

Blood drawing chairs and stools have height adjustable armrests and are meant for efficient blood collection from ambulatory patients. The armrests of these chairs may be interchangeable or flip arm with adjustable height and depth to provide support to the arm in the optimum position. This allows for smooth venipuncture, preventing back-bending of the elbow and subsequent flattening of the vein. 

There are blood drawing stations for pediatric patients in child-friendly attractive designs of the ocean, rainforests follies and space mysteries. Total attention is paid to the safety and comfort of the little users to make the procedure as comfortable and stress-free as possible. Bariatric blood drawing chairs have comfortable padding and feature dual padded flip arms and armrests, extra steel center support and adjustable height and depth flip arm.