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Eugene E Osborne, John W Koenig, Glenn C Suttman, Matthew Visca, Jack Wilker Jr, Jeffrey R Welling, Gregory W Branson, Kenneth L Kramer, Bruce E Dickman Jr, Dean M Valvano, Robert A Kinker Jr, William L Jacques II, James K Findlay, Francis C Ganance: Hospital bed. Hill Rom Services, Bose McKinney & Evans, December 9, 2003: US06658680 (126 worldwide citation)

A bed for a person is provided. The bed includes a frame, a deck, a mattress, a pair of head end siderails, and a pair of foot end siderails. The bed further includes a controller configured to be coupled to the head and foot end siderails.


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Eugene E Osborne, John W Koenig, Glenn C Suttman, Matthew Visca, Jack Wilker Jr, Jeffrey R Welling, Gregory W Branson, Kenneth L Kramer, Bruce E Dickman Jr, Dean M Valvano, Robert A Kinker Jr, William L Jacques II, James K Findlay, Francis C Ganance: Hospital bed. Hill Rom Services, Bose McKinney & Evans, October 25, 2005: US06957461 (94 worldwide citation)

A bed for a person is provided. The bed includes a frame, a deck including a seat section and a foot section movable relative to the seat section. The bed further including a mechanism that control movement of the foot section relative to the seat section.


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Eugene E Osborne, John W Koenig, Glenn C Suttman, Matthew Visca, Jack Wilker Jr, Jeffrey R Welling, Gregory W Branson, Kenneth L Kramer, Bruce E Dickman Jr, Dean M Valvano, Robert A Kinker Jr, William L Jacques II, James K Findlay, Francis C Ganance: Hospital bed. Hill Rom Services, Barnes & Thornburg, November 25, 2008: US07454805 (73 worldwide citation)

A bed for a person is provided. The bed includes a frame, a deck including a seat section and a foot section movable relative to the seat section. The bed further including a mechanism that control movement of the foot section relative to the seat section.


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Francis C Ganance: Bed siderail apparatus. Hill Rom Services, Bose McKinney & Evans, August 24, 2004: US06779209 (55 worldwide citation)

A patient support is provided having a frame, a mattress, and at least one siderail. The siderail includes a rail member and a coupler configured to permit raising and lower of the rail member between a lowered egress position and a raised blocking position.


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Francis C Ganance: Hospital bed caster apparatus. Hill Rom Services, Bose McKinney & Evans, March 15, 2005: US06865775 (44 worldwide citation)

A caster apparatus is provided for a patient support. The caster apparatus includes a braking system.


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Kenneth L Kramer, Marshall S Dahneke, Reed N Wilcox, David T Schwanemann, John P Biondo, Francis C Ganance, Scott A Schultz, Russell L Hardy, Troy D Acton: Chair. Hill Rom Services, Barnes & Thornburg, October 13, 2009: US07600817 (33 worldwide citation)

A chair with articulable support sections and an integrated lift system may have support sections mechanically linked such that a single actuation control device may articulate multiple sections. The chair includes configurable accessories directed to the comfort of an occupant of the chair. The sup ...


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David W Hornbach, Gregory W Branson, Virgil J Niese, Rachel H King, Francis C Ganance: Advanced articulation system and mattress support for a bed. Hill Rom Services, Barnes & Thornburg, February 5, 2008: US07325265 (27 worldwide citation)

A bed including an articulation system is provided. The bed includes a frame and an actuator coupled to the frame. The bed further includes an arcuate member and a plurality of deck sections. The arcuate member is coupled to the actuator and one of the plurality of deck sections. The actuator operat ...


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Darrell L Metz, Terry J Stratman, David J Ulrich, Francis C Ganance: Apparatus and method for mounting hospital bed accessories. Hill Rom Services, Bose McKinney & Evans, September 5, 2006: US07100222 (19 worldwide citation)

A patient support is provided. The patient support includes a frame, a mattress supported by the frame, and a set of siderails configured to block egress of a patient from the patient support. The siderails through use of adapters are configured to reduce gaps defined between the siderails and the o ...


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Eugene E Osborne, John W Koenig, Glenn C Suttman, Matthew C Visca, John B Wilker Jr, Jeffrey R Welling, Gregory W Branson, Kenneth L Kramer, Bruce E Dickman Jr, Dean M Valvano, Robert A Kinker Jr, William L Jacques II, James K Findlay, Francis C Ganance: Hospital bed frame. Hill Rom Services, Barnes & Thornburg, April 10, 2012: US08151387 (14 worldwide citation)

A bed for a person is provided. The bed includes a frame, a deck, a mattress, a pair of head end siderails, and a pair of foot end siderails. The bed further includes a controller configured to be coupled to the head and foot end siderails.


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Francis C Ganance, Robert Cooks, Kenneth L Kramer, Jerome E Reckelhoff, Peter M Wukusick, Robert M Zerhusen, Mark E Haufler, Darrell L Metz, Kenneth Q Rudolf, Stephen M Holl, Richard W Chance, David W Hornbach, John P Biondo, James K Findlay, David W Hensley: Stowing birthing bed foot section. Hill Rom Services, Barnes & Thornburg, March 2, 2010: US07669259 (8 worldwide citation)

A patient-support apparatus includes a patient-support deck movable from a use position to a stowed position. The patient-support deck is configured to engage receivers of the patient-support apparatus to support the deck in a cantilevered configuration. The patient-support deck may be secured to th ...