How to choose the perfect chair for lengthy therapies or recovery?

Novak-M Day Hospital chair

During long lasting therapies or for recovery purposes, it is crucial to think about your patient’s comfort. Here, the mattress is the key feature. Novak M Z-line chairs for lengthy therapies and postoperative recovery guarantee a perfect solution – premium mattress that offers full body support.

Comfort when your patients need it most

After imagining how your patients will feel after 4-8 hours in a reclining position and hardly moving, you know perfectly well that you need to purchase the most comfortable product on the market to equip your clinic. With extremely soft premium ZeroG mattress, Novak M Z-line chairs for longer therapies or postoperative recovery are the perfect choice to offer your patients comfort when they need it most.

How is the new-technology foam ZeroG different?

Mattress on Therapy chairs ZeroG and Day hospital chair is extremely comfortable due to a three-layered high technology foam with an open-celled structure. It has the best moisture regulation, ideal warmth control, first-class pressure relief and high foam elasticity and longevity. In short, this premium mattress prevents overheating and sweating and at the same time provides full support and relief from pressure on the body and joints.

According to received feedback, the chairs truly provide exceptional comfort and calmness. “During whole treatment, I was calm and without back pains. It felt like I was sitting on a soft cloud,” said one of the patients at the dialysis department. Positive remarks not only come from patients, but from medical staff as well.

Could the Z-line chairs be the right answer to your needs?

If you would like to provide the ultimate comfort to patients at your ward, please give us a call or drop us an email. We well then be able to discuss all your requirements. Both the Therapy chair ZeroG and Day Hospital chair are available for evaluation. Booking an evaluation will enable you to experience the benefits for both the patients and staff direct in your Unit. For additional questions and information, our sales team is always available and glad to help.

Novak-M Stretcher X – Electric

… best solution for positioning, transport and X-ray examination of emergency patients

Stretcher X electric

The Novak-M Electric Stretcher X versatility allows you to adjust the height easily and smoothly by pressing the foot switch. The battery, which has a capacity of approx. 60 height adjustments, is very reliable. The LED display shows remaining capacity and includes a low power indicator. The low weight battery is also easy to remove and attach with a snap system. Additional back-up batteries are available.

battery charger included (free of charge)
3 years battery warranty

Easy to adjust

You can quickly adjust height of Stretcher X by electrically operated foot switchesHead section adjusts manually, while the model with a four-section lying surface also offers simultaneous adjustment of the seat and leg sections. In short, you can easily place your patient in desired position at appropriate height, also in the Trendelenburg position if needed.
… because when saving lives, seconds count!

Excellent manageability and agility

When moving Stretcher X, the short wheelbase and extremely sturdy push handles providing a safe grip enable you to push, turn and avoid obstacles easily. The side bumpers will additionally help protect the trolley and the surrounding area from damage.
… because when saving lives, seconds count!

You can adjust rubber castors from all sides of the trolley due to the central locking system. It enables the four wheels to move freely, to move in one direction or to be locked, whichever suits you better. Optionally, you can equip the stretcher with a fifth wheel. It makes maneuvering and turning the stretcher on the spot particularly easy.

Removable antistatic mattress

Stretcher X’s mattress with 6/8/10 cm thick memory foam offers maximum comfort to patients. Black antistatic PU material is resistant to blood, urine, fat and disinfectants to ensure easy maintenance and proper hygiene. Two types of mattresses are available depending on the treatment you perform. Mattress with an anti-slip material and Velcro fasteners on the bottom prevents sliding when moving or during patient examination. When the patient needs to be moved together with the mattress, you can use the mattress with smooth bottom surface and handles.

Easy access during X-ray examinations

Due to an innovative diagonal base (EP patent Nr. 3377017), the lying area of Stretcher X is large and highly permeable to X-rays. Now, you can easily access your patient for X-ray exam with classic X-ray equipment or a C-arm without moving the patient from table to table. This innovative solution sets new standards design, accessibility and X-ray permeability of hospital stretchers.

Awarded design and innovation

Novak-M are constantly looking for better and more innovative solutions to ensure our customers enjoy full support and safety at their work.

An innovative diagonal base (EP patent Nr. 3377017) of the stretcher enables better accessibility and X-ray permeability. It also speeds up and simplifies the treatment in emergencies, as you no longer need to move patients from one table to another.

During transport, safety rails protect patients from falling. They need to be firm and sturdy. We developed a special joint between horizontal and vertical rail bars (patent EP  Nr. 3496694 and US Nr. 11110019) to prevent breaking or bending. This ensures optimal patient safety.

The comfort of Therapy chairs ZeroG

Clinical Department – Chemotherapy

The Novak-M Therapy chair ZeroG bring a new dimension of comfort to patients treated in Clinical Departments. Patients undergoing many treatments including chemotherapy arrive daily to the hospital. Being ill with cancer means an uncertainty and unpredictability and can cut deeply into one’s life. We cannot imagine the distress, fear and anxiety the patients face. Receiving chemotherapy as part of the treatment in cycles on an outpatient basis can lasts for up to 4-5 hours on average.

Ensure safety and comfort

The aim is to provide patients with an environment where the patient feels safe and comfortable.  Cancer patients face a difficult time in their lives, that is why great care is taken about where and how patients spend their time during chemotherapy.  A part of the ward’s equipment are the Therapy chairs ZeroG, which provide the patients with exceptional comfort.

Benefits of the Therapy chair ZeroG

The therapy chair’s mattress with special triple-layer technology foam, which has an open cell structure, offers full support and prevents the patient from overheating and sweating. The chair is equipped with a hand switch that allows patients to adjust the position that suits them best by themselves. The chair also offers a Zero Gravity position, where the body’s gravitational force is released so that the weight of the body is evenly distributed. This relieves pressure on the muscles and joints and speeds up circulation. The footrest contributes to additional comfort.

Would you like to provide such comfort in your ward?

Noval-M are pleased to be able to add a small part to the healing journey with the equipment they manufacture. Patient’s comfort is in the forethought of the ZeroG Therapy chair.

We have evaluation chairs available if you are interested in experiencing what the Novak-M ZeroG therapy chair can bring to the patients on your ward, contact us either directly through the website or by email.

Novak-M Day surgery table S

Find out all about the Novak-M Day surgery table S, a new table joining the S table series that won the Red Dot Award 2020. It is also distinguished by its outstanding design and, above all, its flexibility and functionality which makes it the perfect solution for minor surgeries and outpatient procedures.

Simple and clean design

Day surgery table is designed to allow staff to access the patient as easily as possible. The table width is 65 cm and the headrest is narrow and includes a face opening as standard. 

The table padding is 8 cm thick to ensure patient comfort during procedures. It is covered in antistatic black imitation leather. But most importantly, the upholstery is sealed on the underside with welded and taped seams, which prevent the ingress of liquids into the interior. This makes cleaning and ensuring hygiene standards even easier.

Flexible and reliable equipment for minor surgeries

The four-section electric table with an enviable load capacity of 250 kg features a circular switch for height adjustment. This is crucial during procedures, as the surgeon can adjust the table without having to use his hands and regardless of where he is standing.

The Day surgery table is also equipped with a hand switch to adjust the position of the middle two sections of the table. The memory function makes it even easier to place the patient in the appropriate position. The head and leg sections are manually adjustable. An additional built-in battery backup ensures that you can reset the position of the table even if there is a power failure during a procedure.

The table features fixation rails along the back and seat sections with armrests attached on them. Any other accessory you need during surgeries can be attached as well.

Want to know more about the table?

Our team will be happy to answer any questions you may have about the new Day surgery table S. Give us a call or contact us by email.

Novak-M Examination tables S for perfect support during medical examinations

Examinations tables by Novak M have a very long tradition of being the best choice for general examinations. Not only did the tables receive two Red Dot Awards in 2009 and 2020 for their superior design, but they are also the indispensable equipment for medical personnel. The examination tables’ functionality and simplicity are of utmost importance to provide full support during treatment.

Examination tables are easily adjusted and safe for patients

During medical examinations personnel needs to adjust the examination table to allow patient support and the ability to safely move them on and off the table. S-line examination tables can be adjusted hydraulically by a pedal or electrically by a circular switch from all sides of the table with a simple up & down push. Adjusting examination tables has never been simpler, as your hands stay clean and free to focus completely on treating your patients. Also, when the table is placed in a lower position, it is easier for the patient to get on the table and into a comfortable position.

Perfect stability is essential with examination tables

To speed up the positioning of your patients and your work, the S-line examination tables have a strong control unit with new software that enables the synchronous movement of two table sections. Together with the standard weight capacity of 250 kg even the positioning of overweight patients is safer and easier. The exam tables by Novak M stand firmly on rubber feet during treatment. By activating retractable castors that include a shock absorber for softer release you can move the table across the room effortlessly.

Treat your patients in different positions

When you adjust the examination table into an appropriate position, the medical treatment is more efficient.  Therefore, you can choose among two-, three- or four-section tables that allow different patient positioning and can be equipped with a variety of accessories. To help you choose a tailor-made product for your work you can always use the online configurator. Examination tables SXL Plus, S3, and S4 have an additional hand switch that includes the CPR and SOS buttons. In case of emergency you can set your table into a completely flat or Trendelenburg position in mere seconds.

S-line examination tables are simple to maintain

Maintaining high hygiene standards in your medical practice has never been easier. The upholstery of all examination tables is seamless and fully sealed. This prevents the penetration of any liquids and makes it easier to meet the required hygiene in medical facilities. All tables’ vital parts are protected with a durable ABS plastic base cover. Its surface is screwless and completely smooth for easier cleaning as well.

Diversity of S-line examination tables

Depending on the complexity of general or specialized examinations, you can choose among different models of examination tablesExamination table S with the adjustable head section, a large selection of accessories, and all the above-mentioned features is an excellent solution for every general practitioner.

Its variants with an extended and extra-long head section are Examination table SL and Examination table SXL. The first one allows for examinations in a half-seated position, while the table with an extra-long head section offers medical treatments in a sitting position.

To examine your patient in a sitting position, you may also choose the Examination table S3 that additionally offers a Trendelenburg position. The perfect choice for positioning the heavier patients is Examination table S4 because you can electrically adjust the two middle sections as they bear most of the patients’ weight.

All models of solid examination tables are available in more than 30 different colors from top quality water- and fire-resistant imitation leather. You can choose whichever will be perfectly compliable with your workplace.

Want to know more about examination tables?

For any additional questions about the available accessories and colour charts, you can contact us . The sales team will gladly assist you in choosing the best equipment for your practice.

Day hospital chair ZeroG – 2 in 1 chair!

The Novak-M Day hospital chair ZeroG was developed in response to the latest trends in outpatient surgery and postoperative recovery. With a design that enables easy and safe transport and facilitates extremely comfortable recovery after surgery, the new ZeroG chair perfectly replaces both a stretcher and an electric hospital bed. With this product you get a “2 in 1” chair for your facility.

Easy preparation of the patient for surgery and safe transport even along the narrowest corridors.

One of the chair’s key benefits is the low sitting position that enables patients’ easier access onto the chair. Integrated armrests incorporated on the safety rails allow the medical staff to prepare the patient for a surgery. By lifting the firm and solid safety rails on both sides you ensure patients’ safety during transport and recovery. During the transport the ZeroG day hospital chair can be set into completely flat position which is also perfect for all patients’ transfers from the ZeroG chair to any OP table and vice versa.

Exceptional mobility and agility to and from the operating room are guaranteed by the castors with a central locking system and can be activated from all sides of the chair. Additionally we also added two fifth wheels for excellent manoeuvrability and turning on the spot. Managing the chair is simplified also due to the push handles at head section on optimal height. The chair and surrounding area are always protected with bumpers on the corners at leg section.

Guaranteed comfortable recovery for patients after any surgical procedure.

When it comes to functionality and comfort of the Day hospital chair ZeroG, we make no compromises. We are committed to provide the ultimate user experience. Simple adjustments of the ZeroG chair allow surgeons to safely transfer the patients onto the chair after surgery and place them into a optimal position for recovery. Any time during the rest, the patients can independently adapt the chair to their ideal position. By pressing a single “cloud” button on the hand switch, the chair can be set into a Zero Gravity position, which offers pressure relief for the body and joints. First-class comfort is ensured by the extra soft padding, made of high-quality foam that prevents overheating and sweating.

Make contact to receive further information on the Day Hospital ZeroG chair.

You can watch the new product film and download the product catalogContact us if you have additional queries. We will be pleased to have the opportunity to guide you through the details of the new ZeroG. Additionally Contact us if you would like to book an evaluation of the Day Hospital ZeroG chair in your Unit

Configure a therapy chair for your precise needs

Working in a dialysis department? Taking care of patients in a day hospital oncology department? Would you like to make them as comfortable as possible? The ZeroG Therapy chair is the answer. Visit Novak-M’s on-line configurator and make it fit your department needs.

ZeroG Therapy chair on-line configurator

Novak-M offer two different models of therapy chairs. Read more about their characteristics and advantages in one of our former posts. As today, we would like to take you through the Novak-M configurator. This offers you the simplest way to look at and consider all additional accessories, equip the chair to fulfil your requirements taking into account the specific needs of your patients, the use at your department and the room you will put it in.

For patent’s perfect comfort during therapies

The chair is designed for the patients’ comfort. The comfortable mattress, adjustable armrests and head rest, simple hand switch for position adjustment are parts of our standard equipment. Besides all these, a footrest can be added. Patients can adjust its position easily due to the integrated button. The footrest provides additional support, in particular when they want to move a bit.

Therapy chair fits into your premises

Clinics often face problems with a lack of space. Despite the fact that the therapy chair looks like a big comfortable bed, it features a small footprint. Find out what other accessories can help you save space.

Everything you need is on the chair

An infusion stand and its holder on the left and/or the right are attached to the base of the chair. This way you avoid self-standing stands. Optional fixation rails can be mounted along the sitting section for the attachment of any accessories needed during therapies.

Therapy chair is easily moved

Each Therapy chair feature castors so you can move it across the room. In case you need to move it often and/or from one room to another, you can choose the bigger antistatic castors. An additional battery is also available and it allows you to adjust the positions even if the chair is disconnected. Also, armrests can feature additional upholstery protection.

What about hygiene?

Many patients come for therapy and sit on the same chair during a day. It is very important you can ensure hygiene easily and quickly. The therapy chair has an option of a paper roll holder mounted on the back. For day hospital departments, we recommend you add PVC cover to protect the leg section from the patients shoes.

Choose the colour and you’re done

There is only one thing left to choose in the configurator, the colour. Three colours of the sky are available so your patients can really feel like floating on a cloud. When you’re done, simply send through the configuration, we will then make contact with you, receive a quote and discuss your requirements. We have evaluation chairs available if you would like to try the therapy chair direct in your clinic before making a decision. If you have any additional questions you can contact us either through the website or direct by email

Stretcher X – because in emergencies every second counts

Stretcher X

In healthcare having the best medical equipment to support the personnel’s work is crucial. Even more so, when dealing with emergency situations. The Novak M Stretcher X is an excellent choice to ensure safety and comfort to emergency patients as well as easy adjustments and manageability to specialists. It is an indispensable piece of emergency department equipment.

Stretcher helps save lives

Among the many lifesaving medical equipment that are all equally important, having technologically superior stretchers around is also a must. They are used to admit, transport and examine patients in emergency department. Crucial for the medical personnel and patients is safety and ease of emergency treatment, which was achieved when we designed the two available models of Stretcher X.

Stretcher X for quick and efficient action in critical situations

In the emergency room every second counts. The stretcher must therefore have several crucial functions to help save lives in emergencies. Electric and hydraulic Stretcher X were designed for medical staff to work faster and smoother when trying to save lives. Due to the many innovative solutions, Stretcher X is perfect for all emergency treatment phases – admissiontransport around the hospital and X-ray examinations.

Simplified work with Stretcher X

“For X-ray exams we use C-arm, which makes Stretcher X the perfect equipment for us. All the space under the trolley allows free path to the device, which speeds up and simplifies our work in emergencies,” said a Swiss specialist, dr. Martin Toniolo. He was impressed with Stretcher X, because in their department moving the patients from one stretcher to another is no longer an issue, due to the innovative diagonal base. Not only does the Stretcher X feature patented solutions, in 2017 it received the Red Dot award for ergonomic superior design.

Excellent maneuvering along the hospital

Short wheelbase enables easier pushing, turning and avoiding obstacles even through the narrowest corridors in the hospitals. Standard castors with central locking system ensure an optimal manageability, and with the optional fifth wheel the driving and turning on the spot is even easier. You can customise the stretcher with favourable accessories to serve your needs even better.

Want to know more?

For more information about the available accessories and cleaning instructions you can contact us where we will be able to provide further information or arrange an evaluation at your clinic.

The ZeroG Therapy Chair where time flies!

ZeroG Therapy chairs are the most comfortable chairs in the world for long-lasting therapies.

With carefully thought-out features they save handling time for medical personnel and help to simplify their work.

Nurses, doctors and other specialists are able to achieve tasks more quickly and professionally.

The clinic environment has never been so comfortable for the patient

Luxurious therapy chair for patients and personnel

ZeroG Therapy chairs were designed for long-term treatments and therapies, where a patient should feel completely relaxed, while sitting in the medical facility for hours. The chair’s design and colours create a friendly and home atmosphere, which increases the patient’s comfort considerably and helps them relieve any tension during their lengthy therapies.

No more muscle discomfort for the patients during lengthy therapies

“Exceptionally soft and comfortable upholstery made me feel calmer and I was without back pain. It felt like I was sitting on a soft cloud,” recounted one of the patients at the dialysis department. The soft padding of the ZeroG Therapy chair is made of high-quality foam that prevents overheating and sweating and provides the patient with full body support. Anytime during treatment, your patients can press the “cloud” button on the hand switch and set the chair into the Zero Gravity position (ZeroG) for additional relief of pressure on the body and joints.

The ZeroG Therapy chair saves handling time for nurses

Various smart and simple features give time for the medical staff to focus on the patient. With only one button they can quickly set the chair into the Trendelenburg position in case of an emergency. While preparing the patient for treatment session, medical staff can simply adjust the armrests to do their job properly. Height adjustment with the luxury model of the Therapy chair ZeroG chair gives nurses the ability to set the patient at a safe working height which helps to take care of their backs and health.

Tailor-made therapy chair to support your work

Novak M is committed to provide the best user experience to all medical personnel and their patients, so we make no compromises when it comes to comfort and functionality of the ZeroG chairs. There are two different models available to order, ZeroG exclusive or luxury. Standardly they both have push handles, extremely soft padding and castors with a central lock braking system. We know that space is often a major problem in clinics, so the chair was designed to have a very small footprint. The key difference between the two models is height adjustment, that is serial with ZeroG luxury. The chair provides very high stability at all patient heights due to having two column motors.

Need more details on the Therapy chair ZeroG?

Please contact our sales team if you have additional questions about the ZeroG Therapy chairs, available accessories and colour charts.  We also have evaluation chairs available here in the UK if you would like to see one of our ZeroG Therapy chairs in your own clinic and experience how comfortable it is.

Andrac Ltd introduce BMB-Medical’s Carexia treatment chair to the UK market


CAREXIA is a versatile treatment chair.
Its soft and welcoming shapes bring comfort, relaxation and serenity to the patient.
Pure and harmonious design is the vector of a positive image for your unit.
CAREXIA is a chair designed for post-surgery rest, blood sampling, care or examinations, chemotherapy or haemodialysis.

The versatile Carexia is available with either fixed or variable height, powered with either two or three motors respectively. Ideal for treatment rooms that require a treatment chair with a small footprint. Shown with comfort armrests this versatile treatment chair has the added benefit of having full electrical control taking away the burden for both staff & patients of manual control recliners.

Technical data C a r e x i a F P E
Heavy duty design. Steel frame with powder coating. ABS cover.
Fixed height : 55 cm. Variable height model: 54cm to 78cm
Ergonomic shaped backrest and seat. PVC coated jersey.
High resilience foam 60 kg/m3.
Integrated headrest.
Electric backrest and legrest.
Trend position.
4 self lockable casters with double running wheels
ABS basket.
Polyurethan armrests, can be folded up.
Safe working load : 200 kg

Carexia Therapy chair

Contact us to find out more on the versatile Carexia range of Therapy chairs.

Together with a great number of available options we can tailor each chair to suit your requirements. We have evaluation models available now in the UK