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  1. Freedom Click Bed Handle

    Freedom Click Bed Handle

    • The FIRST and ONLY bed handle that attaches to adjustable beds!
    • PREVENT FALLS: Supports 300 pounds to transfer out of bed
    • REMOVABLE: Easy-Click button removes handle from base
    • BONUS ACCESSORIES: Includes leather-like pouch & cup holder
    • BED TYPES: Secures to most regular & adjustable platform beds
    • MATTRESS HEIGHTS: Use on mattresses from 8 to 14 inches thick
    • COMPATIBILITY: Do not use with an extra soft mattress


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  2. Freedom Click Extendable Bed Rail

    Freedom Click Extendable Bed Rail

    • The FIRST bed rail that can attach to adjustable beds!
    • PREVENT FALLS: Supports 300 pounds to transfer out of bed
    • EXTENDS Bed rail extends in length from 23-30 inches.
    • REMOVABLE: Easy-Click button removes handle from base
    • BONUS ACCESSORIES: Includes leather-like pouch & cup holder
    • BED TYPES: Secures to most regular & adjustable platform beds
    • MATTRESS HEIGHTS: Use on mattresses from 8 to 14 inches thick
    • COMPATIBILITY: Do not use with an extra soft mattress


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  3. Stander Sure Stand Security Pole
    • Weight Capacity: Supports up to 300 lbs.
    • Materials: Rust resistant aluminum with durable anodized finish.
    • Adjustable: Pole extends to fit ceiling heights from 7-10 ft. Extension piece sold separately for 12 ft. ceilings.
    • Ceiling Types: Fits flat and vaulted ceilings
    • Customize: Handles can be placed anywhere 360 degrees on the pole and at most heights.
    • Package Dimensions: 4.5″ H x 37″ L x 8.5″ W *Comes in 2 colors Deep Bronze and Graphite
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Bed rails, also known as safety bed rails or hospital bed rails, are essential for encouraging safety and independence in those who need assistance with mobility. They provide support and stability when entering or exiting a bed, preventing falls and injuries, particularly for:

  • Seniors: As we age, our balance and muscular strength may deteriorate, increasing the chance of falling. Bed rails provide a dependable handhold, reducing fall hazards and promoting confidence throughout nighttime procedures.
  • Individuals with disabilities: People with physical limitations or mobility impairments can benefit significantly from bed rails. They provide extra support, making transfers and bed mobility safer and more manageable.
  • Post-surgery patients: Recovering from surgery sometimes necessitates more care and attention. Bed rails provide a firm grasp during movement, facilitating rehabilitation and reducing tension on mending muscles.

This detailed guide examines the many types of bed rails available, their benefits, and the most important considerations to consider when selecting the best one for your requirements.


Types of Bed Rails-

Depending upon the shape, usage and features, the rails can be of several types. Some of the most common ones include:

1. Full-length Bed Rails:

  • Extend the length of the bed, offering continuous support on one or both sides.
  • Ideal for individuals at high risk of falls or requiring extensive support.
  • Available at many heights and may be anchored under the mattress or to the rail frame.

2. Half-length Bed Rails:

  • Provide support for half the bed on one or both sides, typically the side closest to the assisting person.
  • Better balance of safety and ease of entry/exit compared to full-length rails.
  • Suitable for individuals who require occasional assistance or prefer easier access to the bed.

3. Assist handles:

  • Attach to the bed frame for a secure handhold for getting in and out of bed.
  • Often used in conjunction with other bed rails or for individuals requiring minimal support.
  • Offer a space-saving option and are easily removable when not in use.

4. Bed Rail with pouch:

  • Combines half-length bed rail or head rail with a convenient storage pouch.
  • The pouch can hold personal items like eyeglasses, books, or medications, keeping them within easy reach.
  • Provides additional functionality and convenience, especially for individuals with limited mobility.

5. Adjustable Bed Rails:

  • Allow for customization of the height and angle of the handrail to suit individual needs and preferences.
  • Offer increased versatility and ensure a comfortable and secure grip for users of varying heights.
  • Particularly beneficial for individuals with specific physical limitations or undergoing rehabilitation.
  • Adjustable beds don’t have rails. Affordable Medical Equipment has rails that were specifically designed to complement these beds.

A Look at Affordable Medical Equipment's Bed Rail Solutions

At Affordable Medical Equipment, we realize the significance of providing a safe and secure environment for our loved ones, especially in their own homes. That is why we supply a selection of bed rails and stand-alone support poles that promote freedom, reduce falls, and bring peace of mind to both users and caregivers.

Our Diverse Product Range:

  • Powder Coated Home Bed Rails with Extender: This versatile option offers adjustable length support on both sides of the bed, extending for additional security. The range is 13”-42”. The powder-coated finish assures longevity and a sleek appearance that integrates well with your existing decor.
  • Deluxe Hand Bed Rail with Floor Support: This innovative bed rail provides the stability of a traditional rail with the added security of floor support. This function is great for people who need extra assistance getting in and out of bed, providing a more grounded and comfortable sensation.
  • Height Adjustable Hand Bed Rail for Home Beds with Pouch: With this adjustable bed rail, you may modify the height of the railing for maximum comfort and support. It also has a handy compartment for storing vital goods such as prescriptions, books, or eyeglasses, keeping them within reach.
  • Stable Bed Rail: This durable bed rail provides dependable support on one side of the bed, making it an ideal solution for people who need assistance on one side or want easy access to the bed.
  • Stander Sure Stand Security Pole: This stand-alone security pole provides a secure handhold for individuals who need support while standing or transferring from a chair or sofa. The security pole is a versatile option that can be used in various locations throughout the home.

Trusted Partners, Exceptional Quality:

We are delighted to work with top firms such as Stander, Signature Life, Graham-Field, and Dynarex who share our dedication to offering high-quality, dependable medical equipment. Their expertise and dedication ensure that our products meet the highest standards of safety and functionality.


Affordable Solutions for Every Need:

We recognize that while selecting medical equipment, price points are important. That is why we provide a wide choice of bed rails and support poles priced between $79.00 and $310.00, guaranteeing that you may choose an effective solution that suits your budget.


Investing in Safety and Independence:

When you choose Affordable Medical Equipment, you are not simply buying a product; you are investing in your loved ones' safety, freedom, and well-being. Our bed rails and support poles may empower individuals to manage their everyday lives with confidence, while also affording families and caretakers piece of mind.


Benefits of Using Bed Rails

  • Reduced fall risk: Bed rails provide a stable and secure surface to hold onto, minimizing the risk of falls during transfers and nighttime movements.
  • Improved independence: Bed rails enable people to access and depart their beds independently by providing support and confidence, instilling a sense of self-reliance and dignity.
  • Enhanced safety: Bed rails create a barrier that can prevent accidental rolling out of bed, ensuring a safe sleep environment.
  • Increased comfort and security: Bed rails can give physical and psychological support, which contributes to a more pleasant and secure sleeping in the surrounding circumstances.
  • Reduced caregiver burden: Bed rails can assist caregivers in safely transferring and supporting individuals, alleviating physical strain, and promoting a more manageable care routine.

Choosing the Right Bed Rail

Matching the right bed rail to the user's needs is our priority. It's crucial to assess the individual's needs and limitations when choosing a bed rail or support pole. To ensure that the chosen product is appropriate and offers the necessary support, factors such as balance, strength, and the degree of assistance required should be considered. Selecting the appropriate bed rail requires careful consideration of several factors:

  • Individual needs: Determine the amount of support and help needed by the user. Consider aspects such as balance, mobility, and strength.
  • Bed size and type: Ensure the bed rail is compatible with the size and frame style of your bed (twin, double, queen, king).
  • Ease of use: Choose a bed rail that is easy to install, remove, and adjust, catering to the user's capabilities and caregiver needs.
  • Material and weight capacity: Choose durable and reputable bed rails to ensure that they can securely sustain the user's weight.
  • Safety features: non-slip grips, secure attachment mechanisms, and adjustable heights and lengths are all important aspects for ensuring user safety and comfort.

Additional Considerations:

  • Mattress thickness: Ensure the chosen bed rail can accommodate the thickness of your mattress for proper installation and functionality.
  • User preference: Involve the individual who will be using the bed rail in the selection process, considering their comfort and preferences.
  • Ease of Use and Installation: Choose a product that is simple to set up and operate, considering the user's skills and caregiver requirements. For increased convenience, look for features such as in-store instruction, clear printed instructions, secure connection methods, and adjustable components.
  • Material and Weight Capacity: Look for goods composed of durable and pleasant materials that can securely hold the user's weight.
  • Safety Features: Prioritize safety by opting for bed rails and support poles with features like non-slip grips, secure attachment mechanisms, and stable bases.

Bed rails are useful tools for fostering safety, independence, and general well-being for those who require mobility help. Understanding the many types, benefits, and selection considerations will enable you to make an informed decision that will allow your loved ones to navigate their everyday life with confidence and security.

Before purchasing or utilizing any medical equipment, including bed rails, it is always suggested that you consult with a healthcare expert. They can offer individual advice and give the assurance of the selected goods.

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