4-section steel frame bed with beech wood cladding, aluminium side rails, 4 braked-wheels, 5-function motor. Equipped with patient lifting pole. Remote control with Nurse Lock device to activate some functions, only by authorised personnel. Equipped with patient lifting triangle. The SOCRATE bed has been conceived for home care and long-term care facilities. It has been designed and manufactured to provide high standards in terms of quality and sturdiness. Different sections make it possible for the patient to assume the most comfortable position possible, from lying down through to sitting up. Ergonomic use by the caregiver is guaranteed. The medical device consists of a wire bed frame, support footboard and headboard, side rails, lifting pole and a system of electrically operated actuators.