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Hospital Companion / product

Hospital Companion
Hospital Companion

Nowadays, various countries in the world are faced with several major global issues, the world’s ever-growing population, an aging population, environmental change, which have caused over-crowdedness in hospitals. Regarding this problem, the “Hospital Companion” is designed. This space-saving bed can be folded and put beneath the patient’s bed. In the daytime it can be folded into a chair. It has laptop bracket which is for the carer’s recreation. In the night people can rest on it, to ensure good physical strength for the next day.


Loctek Ergonomic Technology Corp

Loctek Ergonomic Technology Corp
Ningbo, China

Haoyu Ye,
Zhejiang Yuexiu University Of Foreign Language