9 New Behavioral Health Products
By Tracey Walker | November 1, 2023 | HCD Magazine
From molded furniture to a ligature-resistant sliding door, to calming textile patterns, vendors and manufacturers are introducing a range of behavioral products to support healthcare design environments.
Below is a list of the latest behavioral health products introduced into the healthcare design market.
ModuForm Haven Molded Lounge Chair
The Haven molded lounge chair is resistant to ligatures, puncture, fluid, and contraband. The chair is available in 12 colors and comes with a molded-in-handle that makes it easy to move. Made with ModuForm’s polyethylene-blend material, the furniture can be cleaned with heavy-duty cleaners and sanitizers. Visit www.moduform.com for more information.
Bay Seating from Integra Seating
Bay Seating for Behavioral Health is designed with a plinth base and a one-piece seat/back with a cove wipe-out feature. The seating comes in four widths ranging from 22 to 42 inches and nine powder-coat finishes, including white, silver, and black. Visit www.integraseating.com for more information.
BioSpec MD Flooring by Mannington Commerical
This high-performance flooring is a 0.080-inch homogeneous sheet that is stain-resistant and requires minimal maintenance. The line comes in 68 colors, including neutral and accent colors, which are curated to promote a calming and therapeutic environment. Visit www.manningtoncommercial.com for more information.
Ligature Resistant Sliding Door System w/Emergency Swing by Accurate Lock and Hardware
This sliding door system is available with a breakaway door that provides quick, emergency entry to a room when needed. The worldwide-patented design eliminates ligature points of swinging doors and provides access to the room in the event of cylinder tampering. Visit www.accuratelockandhardware.com for more information.
Ritual Textile Line from Momentum Textiles & Wallcovering
The Ritual line leverages the idea that repetitive geometric imagery can have a positive impact on overall well-being. The collection’s patterns feature familiar geometric shapes including vertically linked blocks. The textiles are beach cleanable and phthalate-free. Visit www.momentumtextilesandwalls.com for more information.
Provider Nurse Call System from Jeron Electronic Systems Inc.
This system meets security and anti-ligature requirements for behavioral health care. It includes flush-mount, heavy-gauge steel dome lights, and a full selection of flush-mount patient stations for rooms and toilet areas. The key switch entry station allows staff to place calls from within a secured room. Visit www.jeron.com for more information.
Kiwi Bean Bag Chair by Stance
Stance introduces the Kiwi bean bag chair that is ideal for group spaces and lounge areas. The lightweight seating option features a non-skid grip bottom, locking supper closure, double-stitched seams, and replaceable filler and cover. Visit www.stancebh.com for more information.
Safety Graphics from Arch Design
Safety Graphics come in a range of calming scenes, including nature, botanical, and regionally inspired images. The durable wall graphics are made from premium laminated film and secured with a permanent adhesive and pick-proof sealant. Safety Graphics can be scaled to full or partial wall dimensions and customized to fit any space. Visit www.arch-design.com for more information.
Carolina’s Behavioral Health Seating by OFS
This seating collection includes lounge chairs with or without arms and optional seat and back pads. Available in four calming colors, including green, blue/gray, taupe, and blue, the furniture can be weighted to provide additional safety and security and is 100& recyclable. Visit www.carolina.ofs.com for more information.
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