Common features of the most popular hospital waiting chairs

Waiting area of waiting chairs is a resting place for doctors and accompanying staff waiting for medical treatment, waiting chairs number, design, materials and quality is related to the overall image of the hospital waiting area, but also directly affect the experience of medical treatment. Adequate number of seats, humane design, comfortable seating materials, preferential prices, it is estimated that no hospital can refuse such a waiting chair.

To find the common characteristics of the most popular hospital waiting chairs, hospitals are most concerned about what? The 30 hospitals to tell you the answer ~ continue to show waiting chairs based on the use of the 30 hospitals waiting area of the current situation and satisfaction with the research results, found that hospitals generally welcome waiting chairs with the following characteristics: seating capacity: more than 3 to 4 people, chair material: stainless steel and leather / imitation leather material accounted for the majority, followed by polyurethane. Design: more than half of the chairs have armrests, price: concentrated in 500 ~ 1000 RMB / sheet, 1000 ~ 3000 RMB / sheet In addition to the above common features, service life, armrests, comfort of the seat material, easy to clean is the hospital's most desired waiting chairs to improve the place. This research mainly focuses on the number of waiting chairs in the waiting area of many hospitals, chair materials and design elements were analyzed.


Waiting chairs in the waiting area mostly seat 3-4 people.
The distribution of the number of seats in the rows of chairs in the waiting area was found by the survey to be the largest number of hospitals with waiting chairs for 3 to 4 people, 22 in total, accounting for 73.33%. Why are waiting chairs with 3 to 4 seats more popular than single or 2 seats? First, the area consideration is that 3 to 4 seaters overall occupy a smaller area than 2 seaters; second, the cost consideration is because the smaller the number of seats per group, the higher the relative cost." By all accounts, it appears that 3 to 4-person seating is more in line with China's national conditions. "In China, often 1 person to see a doctor with 2~3 people escort, especially children. 3~4 seat to meet the needs of the patient's family accompanied and sitting together. 2 seat or single seat relative to 3~4 seat space feels more comfortable, but also prone to space image untidy. In the end, how many people to choose the seat? Such as public space environment size allows, even if the procurement of 3 to 4-seat waiting chairs, chairs and chairs can also choose a certain distance between the style, so as to meet the needs of patients waiting for a certain psychological space.

01. Waiting chairs seat surface material is mostly stainless steel, cortex / imitation leather seat surface material is directly related to the patient's comfort at rest, the survey, stainless steel and imported cortex / imitation leather internal padding these two materials are most common, a total of 18 hospitals, accounting for 60%.

02. Seat surface material advantages and disadvantages of steel materials as the seat frame, to ensure strength, with the new PVC plastic as the chair surface is also a good choice.

03. Is there a handrail in the middle of the waiting chair?
The number of hospitals with armrests between waiting chairs was 19 out of 30 hospitals (33%).
"Armrests in the middle of waiting chairs make it easier for patients to sit and stand up, enhancing the comfort of waiting; they also prevent waiting patients or family members from lying down, which can affect the hospital's image." The results of the survey in the Henan region showed that 63% of hospitals chose seats with armrests in the middle, suggesting that patients increasingly need comfort and security, more and more need for independent seating space, and hospitals will increasingly focus on the patient experience. "Whether there are armrests between seats should be set according to the needs of different departments, for example, in departments with more elderly people, it's better to have armrests in the middle of the row chairs to make it easier to get up and sit down." How the hospital should choose waiting chairs must be combined with the needs of different departments, can not be generalized


04. the price of waiting chairs concentrated in 500 ~ 1000 yuan / sheet 1000 ~ 3000 yuan / sheet
The prices of waiting chairs in the 30 hospitals in the survey are concentrated in 500 to 1,000 yuan / sheet, 1,000 to 3,000 yuan / sheet. "Public hospitals are different from high-end private hospitals, the procurement of waiting chairs and other medical furniture places great value on cost-effectiveness, and generally does not take the high-end route.     

05. service life, handrails, comfort of seat materials
Row chairs most looking forward to improving the performance of the ranking points - this research on the performance of waiting chairs need to be improved set to multiple-choice questions, so the sum of the options is greater than 30. survey found that the top three most desired hospital waiting chairs to improve performance are.
Lifespan seat, armrest material comfort and easy to clean, hospital waiting chairs are most likely to break down the seat feet, armrests several parts, maintenance rate is very high. In order to solve the above problems, the simpler and stronger design of the one-piece armrests and integral jointed feet may be more suitable for the public environment, considering the design source. Generally speaking, it takes 10-15 working days from hospital feedback to make improvements in the design and production process of the waiting chair. How can we reduce the maintenance rate of waiting chairs and extend their useful life? As a hospital, waiting chairs should be placed directly in place to reduce the rate of movement, reduce damage; as a medical furniture suppliers, first of all, the installation quality should be strictly controlled to ensure that the accessories installed sturdy; in addition, but also regular market research, the development of new molds, improve the waiting chair process or product connection structure.