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Patient lifts in hospitals

LINAK actuators make it possible to lift, adjust leg spreaders, and create smooth movement in patient lifts and sit-to-stand lifts

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Patient lifts

Actuator systems for patient lifts

The future of healthcare will face two major challenges – the world population is getting older and more people will suffer the effects of obesity. A higher degree of care is required and regulations regarding healthcare equipment are continually increased, specifying product safety and performance. Yet, patients are still entitled to proper care at the hospital. Using LINAK electric actuators for your patient lift or sit-to-stand lift will give you powerful lift, smooth movement, and numerous other benefits.

  • Safety-improving features and low maintenance
  • Norm compliant products to help your approval process
  • Experienced partner with a global presence

Whether you need a standard lift solution or an advanced system with several intelligent features for your patient lift, LINAK offers a tried and tested concept. Powerful actuators and solid balance coordination with leg-spreaders create smooth movement. Value-adding features, such as the Service Data Tool (SDT), ultimately help make hospitalization more cost-efficient as they can help reduce application downtime.

Add safety features and minimize maintenance
Striving to eliminate hazards by using hospital equipment is a key focus area for everyone working within healthcare – LINAK included. Repetitive testing of all systems is mandatory at LINAK. We do this to ensure durable products with flawless performance throughout a long service life. The need for maintenance is minimized, and features such as the SDT help read out system status data to align with statutory scheduled service. Our First Failure Safe solutions help ensure that your patient lift works safely.

Live up to medical standards with compliant systems
Regulations to ensure safety for patients and hospital staff are being continually tightened. Equipment such as patient lifts must obtain certain certifications and approvals, and LINAK takes these safety requirements seriously.  Our actuator systems are tested and certified to meet international medical standards (e.g., IEC 60601-1: 2005 3rd edition, ANSI/AAMI ES60601-1:2005 3rd edition and CAN/CSA-22.2 No. 60601-1:2008). This aims to make your patient lift prepared for easy compliance with the requirements listed in standard EN10535.

Trust a global partner with decades of experience
LINAK is far more than a catalog full of quality products manufactured using world-class automated production. Over the past 30+ years the organization has grown with multiple sales offices worldwide. This allows us to support customers almost everywhere – with products, advice, and local market insights. 

 
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Actuator systems for patient lifts

Safe patient handling and proper ergonomics. The system for patient lifts gives you a lift in production, in usage and in service. LINAK takes safe patient handling very seriously.

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Hospital applications

LINAK actuator systems allow ergonomic adjustment in hospital beds, treatment couches/tables and patient lifts with optional accessories as a part of Intelligent Care Solutions™.

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Systems for patient lifts

LINAK actuator systems create smooth lift and movement in patient lifts and sit-to-stand lifts which help improve safety and ergonomics for patient and staff. Specifications truly depend on the individual need. Focus can be on power, speed, noise, or number of channels (actuators). LINAK by default operates with three different setups for patient lifts within which you can put together several solutions. The three are: Basic, Medium and Advanced .

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