Med-Aire Plus 8" Alternating Pressure & Low Air LossManage pressure management in the home, long term care, or acute care settings. The 8 LPM compressor keeps air moving through 20 air bladders to keep pressure distribution at its maximum.
Med-Aire Plus provides both alternating pressure and low air loss to optimize pressure redistribution and manage skin maceration.
This 41360-P with Digital Control Unit:
Advanced digital control unit offers 4 adjustable APM cycle times (10/15/20/25), and adjustable comfort weight settings for optimal immersion & patient comfort. The Digital control unit features 3 diagnostic audio and visual alarms to alert for issues with air pressure, the system, or power.
The Med-Aire Plus Mattress is consist of 20 5" bladders sitting on top of a 3" foam base.
Includes an 8" firm foam perimeter for safe ingress and egress (getting into and out of the bed), patient transfers and power outage protection.
This Alternating Pressure System uses a pump and control unit with easy to use controls. Alternating Pressure Cycle Time can be set to 10, 15, 20, 25 minutes.(this is the amount of time it takes for the cells to rotate the length of the mattress/bed) At the head of the mattress, the top 3 cells, do not alternate but instead run low air loss mode at the head.
Low Air Loss Mode:
The Med-Aire Plus System also provides Low-Air-Loss therapy. Ideal for wicking away any moisture from patient perspiration and incontinence. Keeping the patient's skin dry is key to both preventing and treating bedsores.
The cover provided is a 4 way stretch, low shear, vapor permeable, quilted cover easily zippered for removal and cleaning. The fluid resistant cover is made of non-shear nylon and has nylon tie down straps for attaching the mattress to the bed.
Standard Hospital/Homecare Bed Size:
This alternating pressure mattress is available in the standard hospital bed size, 35" x 80" size (Twin XL)