Casa Med SE Low (Wooden Slat)
With its beautifully fi nished beech-effect curved head and foot boards, the Casa Med SE Low is ideal for creating a homely feel. Its low positioning ensures a safe resting and sleeping environment for users at risk of falling out of bed. Folding side rails can be purchased separately. To ensure the rails are fi tted in compliance to BS standards to prevent entrapment, there is an easy to understand rail safety setting label on the bed.
The Casa Med SE low Profiling Bed is a good quality and reliable profiling bed, suitable for use in both the private home and the residential care environment. The profiling bed has an excellent height adjustable range, allowing the beds height to be adjusted for the most comfortable and safe user access in and out of bed, and re-adjusted if required to allow a carer to work at a height that minimises the risk of back injury. The Casa Med SE low Profiling Bed has a strong metal mesh mattress support platform with beech effect wooden bed ends and side rails, which can be easily raised or lowered to provide both user safety and ease of access as required. Controlled by use of an easy to operate hand held controller, the Casa Med SE low Profiling Bed features an electrically powered backrest, leg rest, knee break and lower leg elevation, giving the widest possible range of solutions for greater user comfort, ease of access and reducing the need for manual handling. Each of the beds four wheels can be independently braked for safety and the bed also features a quick action lowering mechanism for use in the case of an emergency.
Features & Benefits
- One Casa Med SE Low Profiling Bed
- High quality electric fully profiling bed
- Reliable and excellent value for money
- Suitable for domestic or residential care use
- Powered backrest, leg rest, knee break and leg elevation
- Beech effect wooden bed ends
- Easily operated Beech effect wooden side rails
- Very easy to use handset controls
- Quick release emergency lowering facility
- Individually braked castors for safety
- Total Weight: (3-piece) 97.8kg
- Heaviest Part: 25.4kg
- Maximum Safe Working Load: 175kg
- Outer Dimensions:91 × 213.5cm
- Height Adjustment: 23 - 63cm
- Adjustment Angle of Back Section: 0 - 70°
- Adjustment Angle of Foot Section: 0 - 20°
- Maximum User Weight: 140kg
Note: Mattress sold separately
For more information on delivery please view our delivery page
This product qualifies for VAT Exemption meaning you will pay the excluding VAT price if you are eligible.
All you have to do is fill in the VAT exemption for in the checkout and we do the rest, it as a self declaration so there is no need to send any proof.
Check out our VAT Relief page for more info!
VAT relief for disabled people in a nut shell allows chronically sick or disabled people to buy eligible items at 0% VAT thus saving them money. Full information about VAT relief can be found on the HMRC website by clicking here.
I'm buying for someone else can I still claim VAT relief?
Yes you can, during the checkout process simply choose "I am ordering on behalf of someone else who is chronically sick or has a disabling condition" & fill it out with the details of the applicant. Its very simple to complete please don't worry!
Who is eligible for VAT relief?
To be eligible for VAT relief the government says you have to fit the following criteria,
Charities – simply provide your charity number.
A person is ‘chronically sick or disabled’ if he/she is a person:
- with a physical or mental impairment which has a long-term and substantial adverse effect upon his/her ability to carry out everyday activities;
- with a condition which the medical profession treats as a chronic sickness, such as diabetes; or
- Who is terminally ill.
Important Note: It does NOT include a frail elderly person who is otherwise able-bodied or any person who is only temporarily disabled or incapacitated, such as with a broken limb.
What proof do we need to provide?
In order to waive VAT on your purchase, the government requires a simple self declaration to be made as to the nature of your disability at the time of ordering. No proof of your disability need be shown to any party at any time.
Its very easy to claim VAT relief, all we need to know is the name, address & disability of the person the item is for & what there chronic sickness or disability is. We don’t need a doctor’s letter or any reference numbers.
Which Items are eligible?
VAT Exemption only applies to certain items; these are items which have been designed to be used by someone who is chronically sick or disabled. Examples of such products are Mobility Scooters, Wheelchairs, Bath Lifts & many more daily living aids.
Things to Remember
We do NOT decide if an item is or isn’t exempt & we don’t make any more or less money if we charge you VAT or we don’t charge you VAT.
If you do not complete the VAT exemption form, or you are not eligible for VAT relief, we are obliged to charge you VAT on the whole of your order.
If you fail to return any VAT exemption forms to us we WILL charge your card for the outstanding VAT.
Not all of our products are eligible for VAT relief, so we are obliged to charge VAT for those products even after you complete this form.
Visit HM Revenue & Customs VAT for disabled people section