HME is the leading retailer of mobility and accessibility products in British Columbia. Our mission is to offer our customers only the highest quality products that will allow them to continue living in their homes for as long as possible. Many of our customers reach out to us when they are faced with the difficult decision of investing in mobility and accessibility products or considering long-term care facilities.
HME is committed to the long term training and education of the home medical industry professionals. We would like to assists patients, families, and trained medical professionals such as therapists, nurses, and others in making informed decisions.
HME Home Health began as a local medical equipment company, and during the past 30 years has grown to become one of the largest independent dealers of Mobility and Home Medical Equipment in BC. With 120 staff operating out of over 75,000 s.f. in Richmond, Surrey, Victoria, Kelowna, Nanaimo, and North Vancouver. HME is a proud Canadian-owned and operated local company.
Quality Home Hospital Beds Available in British Columbia
Home hospital beds are specially designed medical beds that provide comfort and functionality for individuals requiring long-term care or recovery within the comfort of their own homes. These beds offer a range of features and adjustments to ensure patients' safety, comfort, and well-being during their healing process. Whether the patient is dealing with a chronic condition, recovering from surgery, or facing mobility challenges, home hospital beds are an essential asset in facilitating effective home care.
Adjustable Positions for Enhanced Comfort
Home hospital beds typically come with multiple adjustable positions, allowing users to elevate or recline the head, feet, and overall height of the bed. These adjustments help improve circulation, ease breathing, and prevent bedsores. Caregivers can also find it easier to assist patients with positioning changes and daily activities.
Side Rails for Added Safety
To prevent accidental falls and ensure patient safety, most home hospital beds are equipped with sturdy side rails. These rails can be raised or lowered as needed, providing a secure boundary while still allowing easy access to the bed.
Mobility and Portability
Many modern home hospital beds are designed with wheels or casters, making it convenient to move the bed within the home. This mobility feature is especially useful for caregivers who may need to reposition the bed or transfer the patient to different rooms.
Home Hospital Medical Accessories and Attachments
Home hospital beds often offer compatibility with various medical accessories and attachments. These may include security poles, overbed tables, lifts and slings and other devices that aid in medical treatments and daily activities.
To ensure ease of use for both patients and caregivers, home hospital beds feature intuitive controls for adjusting bed positions and other functionalities. These user-friendly controls contribute to a smoother caregiving experience.
Improved Quality of Life
By providing a comfortable and safe environment, home hospital beds contribute to an improved quality of life for patients and their families. The ability to receive adequate care at home enhances emotional well-being and fosters a sense of independence, which can positively impact the healing process.
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Can home hospital beds be customized to fit the patient's needs?
Yes, our home hospital beds offer customization options. They typically come with adjustable features that allow caregivers to personalize the bed's position and height according to the patient's requirements.
Are home hospital beds easy to assemble and install?
Home hospital beds are designed for straightforward assembly and installation. HME Home Health offers delivery and installation within our service areas.
How much weight can home hospital beds support?
Weight capacities of home hospital beds vary depending on the model and manufacturer. Generally, these beds can support weight ranges from 250 to 600 pounds or more.
Can home hospital beds accommodate bariatric patients?
Yes, we offer bariatric hospital beds. Browse our selection here.
Do home hospital beds come with mattresses included?
For our customers convenience we offer hospital bed and hospital mattress packages. Browse our selection here.
Can I rent a home hospital bed for short-term use?
Yes, we have a hospital bed rental program. Inquire here.