Hospital beds

LINAK actuator systems provide smooth, ergonomic, and low-noise adjustment of height, leg and backrest as well as offering many value-adding features to hospital beds.

Hospital beds

Actuator solutions for hospital beds

Hospitals across the world face a reality in which there are fewer staff to attend to ever more patients. At the same time, there are more elderly, obese, and multiple diagnosis patients among the needy. Both trends call for improved applications able to help improve comfort for patients, ergonomics for staff, and the degree of efficiency for hospitals. Using LINAK actuator systems to provide movement and intelligent features in hospital beds will allow manufacturers to meet demands and have several advantages in a fiercely competitive market.

  • Broad product portfolio for any bed design
  • Well-tested actuators compliant with medical standards
  • Experience and professional project management by a global partner

Ergonomics, comfort and efficiency are three keywords when talking about LINAK actuator systems for hospital beds. It is necessary to address all three in order to stand out in the market and to be able to solve the challenges of tomorrow, today. LINAK actuator systems enable you to do so by applying smooth movement to adjust height, leg and backrests. Add one or more intelligent features and help improve overall efficiency.

Design the bed your customer needs
The broad LINAK product portfolio enables you to create the hospital bed your customer needs. Whether it's a basic solution with smooth and low-noise electric adjustment options, or a more advanced solution with a wealth of intelligent features such as WET detection, Out Of Bed detection, Scale, or electronic brake control, LINAK can deliver what you need.

Rely on well-tested systems compliant with medical standards
All LINAK products are tested thoroughly as a system before they leave the factory. This is done to ensure a long life of high quality performance and to meet international medical standards – e.g., EN60601. Our systems allow you to offer a bed application with multiple safety features, including Spline function, Quick Release, and Safety-nut. IPX6 Washable is an option available in all hospital bed systems.

Get shorter lead times with a global partner
Over more than 30 years LINAK has developed and refined electric linear actuators for healthcare applications. During that period, we have achieved a global presence allowing you to have local support anywhere in the world and short lead times regardless of your location. In LINAK you have a global partner with high quality products, lots of experience, and local market insights.
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LINAK actuator systems create smooth movement to hospital beds and enhance functionality with intelligence and many value-adding features. Specifications for a LINAK system truly depend on the individual need. Focus can be on load, speed, noise, number of channels (actuators) or number of accessories. LINAK provides flexible systems that meet all market demands – from Basic to Advanced solutions.

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