At FHG, we take the dignity and respect of Australian seniors and hospital patients very seriously.

FHG is an industry leader in Australian made furniture manufacturing for the aged care, healthcare and hospital sectors.

Our aged care and healthcare furniture is designed to foster a sense of independence and comfort for elderly residents and patients, while meeting the needs of their carers. Our Australian furniture manufacturing team incorporates ergonomic principles into every design, ensuring a safe and comfortable experience for every user.

Each piece in our furniture range is built with robust materials designed for long-term use. Our range includes armchairs with sturdy armrests to aid in sit-to-stand transitions, waterproof high-performance upholstery fabric, as well as electric recliners that help improve back support, posture and comfort.

Furthermore, we understand that many aged care and healthcare facilities face budget constraints. That’s why we work closely with customers to find the most appropriate furniture solution tailored to their specific requirements. By providing superior furniture quality, we aim to bring improved quality of life through better living experiences for those living and working in Australian aged care and healthcare.

FAQs About Health and Aged Care Furniture

What considerations should be prioritized when choosing health and aged care furniture in Australia?

Prioritize factors such as comfort, durability, infection control, and compliance with Australian standards for healthcare and aged care facilities.

How can I ensure that the health and aged care furniture is designed with infection control in mind?

Choose furniture with easy-to-clean surfaces, antimicrobial finishes, and designs that minimize the risk of harboring germs or contaminants.

What materials are commonly used for high-quality health and aged care furniture in Australia?

Quality furniture for healthcare and aged care facilities often uses materials such as moisture-resistant laminates, antibacterial fabrics, and durable metals.

Is there a focus on ergonomic design when selecting furniture for health and aged care settings?

Yes, ergonomic design is crucial for promoting comfort and well-being in healthcare environments. Look for furniture that supports proper posture and reduces the risk of musculoskeletal issues.

Can health and aged care furniture be customized to meet the specific needs of our facility?

Many suppliers offer customization options to accommodate the unique requirements of healthcare and aged care facilities. This may include variations in size, color, and functionality.

What role does ease of maintenance play in choosing health and aged care furniture?

Ease of maintenance is essential in healthcare settings. Choose furniture with surfaces that are easy to clean and disinfect to maintain a hygienic environment.

Are there warranties available for health and aged care furniture purchases?

Reputable furniture manufacturers often provide warranties for health and aged care furniture. Ensure that you understand the terms of the warranty, including coverage and duration.

Can I find eco-friendly options for health and aged care furniture in Australia?

Yes, many suppliers offer environmentally friendly options, such as furniture made from sustainable materials or those with certifications like GECA (Good Environmental Choice Australia).

What considerations are important when choosing seating for healthcare and aged care facilities?

Prioritize features like proper lumbar support, ease of mobility, and the use of materials that are resistant to stains and wear. Additionally, consider the specific needs of patients or residents when selecting seating options.

Are you looking for quality Australian commercial furniture solutions – from a company with 25 years in the industry?

We know the importance of quality and longevity when it comes to creating custom furniture for any Australian commercial space.

Our Brisbane-based team will help you find the perfect commercial furniture solution.

Call us today on 07 3808 7922 or…

Ross McCorkell, FHG Furniture Consultant
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– Ross McCorkell
FHG Owner, Furniture Consultant