Thera-Turn Millennium Plus
SenTech's Thera-Turn Millennium Plus is an easy-to-use lateral rotation system available for the bariatric user. The system supports weights up to 750 lbs. and provides rotation along with comfort and flexibility. The low-air loss feature can be activated to provide additional wound care therapy to provide a gentle flow of air through the top cover to actually reach the skin. The cover is machine washable and breathable, yet provides a barrier to moisture and microbe transmission.
What Clients Will Love: Eliminates need for bedrails, allowing users to enter and exit safely
Why It Works:
- 3-inch raised bolsters define bed edge and reduce risk of user falls
- Built-in frame does not collapse at sidewall
- Features pressure-reducing foam mattress
Blue Chip Medical Products Inc.
Pre-Vent Hex Gel Bariatric Mattress
What Clients Will Love: Combines gel and foam for optimum pressure relief
Why It Works:
- Viscous gel migrates through Hexon channels for relief at bony prominences
- Includes Gel-Flex and Med-Flex® VPF foam combo
- Vyvex-II® cover offers low moisture vapor transmission rate
American Bantex Corp.
American Bantex's heavy-duty bariatric beds, models 9005, 9006, 9007, feature high-strength steel construction and quiet, smooth operation. The beds are available in 42-, 48- and 54-inch widths and in weight capacities of 650, 750 and 850 lbs., respectively. Fully electric hand controls allow for multiple positioning; an emergency manual crank is included. The beds are easy to set up and require no additional tools.
Gendron's Maxi Rest bariatric home care bed offers a weight capacity of 650 lbs. and is available in two widths, 39 or 48 inches wide. The deck length measures 84 inches to accommodate taller clients. The fully electric operation provides three functions: high/low, leg lift and fowler back rest. The split frame construction is designed for easy setup and transport.
Graham-Field Health Products, Inc.
Lumex Whisperlite II Homecare Low Bed
The Lumex® Whisperlite II Homecare Low Bed offers a bed height of only 9.5 inches. The casters engage at the lowest position to enable bed movement, but disengage when the bed is elevated to prevent unsafe movement. The bed adjusts to 20 inches at its highest setting and can be changed from a full-electric, standard-height bed to a full-electric, low bed. The maximum weight capacity is 450 lbs.
Safety Bed Rail
Standers' #8050 30-inch Safety Bed Rail provides safety and security for users by preventing rolling or falling out of bed. The collapsible rail folds down to the side of the bed for easy entry and exit and to provide space for making the bed. The rail can be placed on either side of the bed with the included safety strap and features 3-inch gaps between the rails, a 400-lb. weight capacity and easy installation.
Thera-Turn Millennium Plus
SenTech Medical Systems' Thera-Turn® Millennium Plus Lateral Rotation Mattress Replacement System provides rotation, comfort and flexibility for the bariatric client. The system features low-air loss with patented Microvent? technology; an easy-to-use interactive setup screen; four preprogrammed turning angles; digital and sensor technology; and comfort-level settings.
Stimulite Baby Mattress
Made from a soft, ventilated, flexible form of aerospace honeycomb, the Stimulite Baby Mattress allows infants to breathe freely and for fluids to drain through, while keeping them cool and comfortable. Thousands of tiny perforations in the honeycomb cells circulate air both vertically and horizontally to prevent suffocation. The interconnected, open cells conform naturally to the body and uniformly support weight. The baby mattress is made from an advanced thermoplastic material that is naturally antibacterial, antifungal and allergen-free.
Bariatric Patient Care
Gendron Inc.'s Total Solutions for Bariatric Patient Care® line includes the Home Care Bed, which is designed to accommodate users weighing up to 650 lbs. With its three-function remote control, the bed adjusts from 15.75 to 32.5 inches high. The bed's deck size is 84 inches long and comes in sizes of 39 or 48 inches wide. Wheelchairs, ambulatory products, bath safety products, shower chairs, and lift and transfer products also are included in the line.