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A Shift in Perspective:Seeing Furniture Choices as Investment Decision

Posted by Karyl Walker on Tue, Mar 30, 2021 @ 09:40 AM
With an intimidating number of choices in the marketplace, the people who are tasked with purchasing furniture for healthcare environments can often be left feeling overwhelmed. As with many decisions, one typically chooses the path of least resistance and purchases what is readily available and for the lowest cost. While this strategy may appear to work well in the short-term, it fails to account for whether these choices offer the best long-term investment. 
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Topics: Health Care Furniture, Interior Design Advice of Group Living Facilities, Contract Furniture, Behavioral Healthcare Furniture, group living furniture, heavy use furniture, Furniture Tips, Health Care

Reduce Contamination Risk in Your Facility

Posted by Karyl Walker on Fri, Feb 26, 2021 @ 01:30 PM

Containing healthcare associated infections (HAIs) could not be a more timely priority for healthcare facilities, given the heightened demands brought on by the COVID-19 crisis. While many institutions have adopted strategies to keep high-risk objects clean, these efforts often fall short because of inadequate staff training or inconsistent execution -

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Topics: Health Care Furniture, Group Furniture Buying Advice, Wood Furniture, Health Care, Disinfect Furniture, How to clean furniture, risk management

Managing Risks: Caring for your Caregivers

Posted by Karyl Walker on Fri, Jan 29, 2021 @ 02:24 PM

Managing risk in a healthcare setting becomes a complex task, requiring organizations to consider both the overtly unsafe act and the hidden danger in the environment. Each facility will have its own risk profile based on the characteristics of its physical space, workforce, and populations served. This is why it's so important to have access to tailored solutions that can correct any shortcomings in a facility's furniture and equipment.

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Topics: Health Care Furniture, durable furniture, Contract Furniture, Behavioral Healthcare Furniture, heavy duty furniture, Health Care, Furniture for Seniors, safe furniture, risk management

Offering a Personal Touch in the New Year

Posted by Karyl Walker on Wed, Dec 23, 2020 @ 09:49 AM

Unfortunately, we just cannot sugar coat it: 2020 has been quite a trying year. None of us has been left unscathed. The most serious public health crisis in modern history has descended upon us bringing hardship and uncertainty. In these trying times, one must always search for the silver lining and for us, it is the ultimate reminder of how much we all rely and thrive on human connection. At Furniture Concepts, we will use that knowledge to guide us as we chart an exciting course for 2021.

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Topics: Behavioral Healthcare Furniture, Summer Camp Furniture, Limited Mobility Furniture, Furniture Tips, high-Risk Environments

Heavy Duty Furniture for Health Care Environments

Posted by Karyl Walker on Sat, Dec 05, 2020 @ 12:36 PM

Replacing furniture is expensive. When you run a health care organization that orders group living furniture in bulk, replacing furniture can be even more unpleasant. Your furniture is an investment, so you want to make sure you get the right heavy duty furniture that will look great and stay strong through years of use.

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Topics: Tough Stuff, Furniture For Incontinence, Behavioral Healthcare Furniture, Fabric/Upholstered Furniture for Contract, Contract Furniture & Fabric: Making it Last, heavy use furniture, heavy duty furniture

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