Cushions


Aquila Corp.

APK2

APK2

  • A battery-operated, automatic pressure injury treatment cushion.
  • Stimulates its user’s circulation by automatically alternating internal air bladders in a way similar to performing a manual pressure lift, but requiring no effort from the user.
  • Designed for wheelchair users who have pressure injuries or are at high risk for developing them.
  • Has a waterproof foam exterior, adjustable settings, an anti-microbial cover and a run time of more than 40 hours per charge.
  • Aquila Corp. can build any size and shape of cushion needed to offload any area.

https://aquilacorp.com/products/airpulse-pk2/

  • (866) 782-9658

AT&R

Simplex

Simplex

  • An affordable alternating cushion design to protect users from pressure injuries.
  • Subtle massage action promotes circulation to the posterior area to better manage constant pressure.
  • Its battery-operated system works similarly to alternating mattresses.
  • All system components are built inside the cushion for a clean look and easy handling, with no external box to mount.
  • A single switch operates the cushion, which cycles to change pressure load about 60 times per hour.
  • The cushion surface is clear coated with a waterproofing agent, and the cover is machine washable.
  • In 18x18" size.

http://atandr.com/specifications.html

  • (833) 224-7661

Invacare

Matrx PS Cushion

  • A lightweight wheelchair cushion designed to provide superior positioning, stability and comfort, the Matrx PS features ischial relief areas to help maintain pelvic positioning and prevent sliding.
  • Durable, high-resilience foam prevents the PS cushion from bottoming out.
  • Ultra-Fresh anti-bacterial and odor protection makes this cushion even more user friendly.
  • The anatomically contoured shape and innovative reversible outer cover provide a great fit and customized comfort for each user.

http://www.invacare.com/cgi-bin/imhqprd/inv_catalog/prod_cat_detail.jsp?s=0&prodID=PS-V&catOID=null

  • (800) 333-6900

Invacare

Matrx Libra Cushion

Matrx Libra

  • This high-resilience foam cushion is made with Ultra-Fresh anti-microbial and odor protection.
  • Designed with the highest levels of skin protection, positioning and adjustability to meet the unique needs of each active user.
  • A complete seating solution that provides balance and stability while optimizing independence and function.

http://www.invacare.com/cgi-bin/imhqprd/inv_catalog/prod_cat.jsp?s=0&catOID=-536892133

  • (800) 333-6900

Sunrise Medical

JAY Fusion

JAY Fusion

  • This adjustable cushion is a combination of a JAY Flow Fluid insert and soft, dense foam.
  • These features allow the cushion to conform to each user’s shape and ensure proper fluid placement beneath bony prominences to help protect skin from breakdown.
  • Contoured base is made of closed-cell foam to provide ideal positioning of pelvis and thighs as well as reduce fluid migration in the insert.
  • JAY Flow Fluid allows for deep pelvic immersion into the cushion to distribute pressure and help prevent skin breakdown.
  • Available in Reduced Profile, Positioning, Fusion Core and with a single- or dual-valve ROHO air insert.

http://www.sunrisemedical.com/seating-positioning/jay/cushions/fusion-cushion

  • (800) 333-4000

Physipro

Contour Insert

Contour Insert

  • Made of urethane foam, this cushion features a space in the pelvic region in which an extra pad — made of gel, air cells or other foams — can be inserted.
  • This hybrid concept allows alternating between work on the sitting posture and protection at the skin level.
  • Provides better control of the pelvis and increased stability of the trunk.
  • Four removable inserts are available for customized applications.
  • The contoured foam base is designed to provide relief in the coccyx and sacral areas.
  • Engineered for users with current pressure injuries or high risk of developing them.

https://www.physipro.com/en/product/contour-insert-cushion-2/

  • (819) 823-2252

VARILITE®

Evolution

  • Designed for wheelchair users at high risk of tissue breakdown and symmetrical positioning needs, the Evolution offers superior pressure distribution, positioning, stability and comfort.
  • The user-friendly cushion requires no pumps, kneading, manipulation or accessories to function.
  • VARILITE’s Air-Foam Floatation gives the Evolution an ultralight weight without compromising pressure distribution and comfort.
  • Commonly used for wheelchair users with spinal cord injuries, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy or traumatic brain injury.

http://www.varilite.com/products_detail.aspx?prodID=5

  • (800) 827-4548

VARILITE®

JUNIOR Seat Cushion

JUNIOR Seat Cushion

Designed using anthropometric data

  • Designed to provide a comfortable, stable foundation for exploration and adventure.
  • Lightweight, multi-stiffness foam promotes immersion, stability and positioning, while a washable, water-resistant cover lets kids be kids.
  • The JUNIOR has a VARILITE self-inflating valve for quick and easy adjustments.
  • Thanks to the use of anthropometric data, VARILITE’s engineers created this cushion with a full range of size-appropriate seating and positioning items.

http://www.varilite.com/products_detail.aspx?prodID=52

  • (800) 827-4548

Ride Designs

Custom Cushion 2

Custom Cushion 2

  • An intuitive and accurate process enables shapes to be quickly scanned then sent with photos and order information through a secure, encrypted iOS app. The result is a cushion made specifically to match its user’s unique shape and that helps to decrease long-term skin risk while improving sitting stability.
  • The lightweight Custom Cushion 2 is about 1.8 lbs. (for an average 16x16" size) and features a softer base.
  • Upgrade the standard cushion with Soft Fit options of two or three layers of spacer mesh fabric.
  • The included Ride CAM wedges can be used to adjust cushion contours to accommodate weight change, tissue atrophy and postural changes.
  • Optional well inserts can be added to support bony prominences and to support microclimate management.
  • (866) 781-1633

Star Cushion Products Inc.

Stabil-Air Cushion

Stabil-Air Cushion

  • The new, patented Stabil-Air from Star Cushion Products uses air and foam technologies to provide higher levels of stability for wheelchair users.
  • Designed to offer greater postural control and improved positioning.
  • Combines the dynamic weight distribution benefits of an air cell cushion with the stability and positioning benefits found in foam cushions.
  • Foam supporter pieces strategically inhabit the interior of selected air cells of this cushion in an innovative design that helps users to achieve both support and stability in their wheelchairs.
  • (888) 277-7827

ROHO, Inc.

Quadtro Select

Quadtro Select

  • Created for consumers who need a high level of skin protection, have asymmetrical postures or require progressive positioning.
  • Available in low, mid or high profiles, in widths and depths from 12" to 24".
  • Made of flame-resistant, black Neoprene made without latex, and features a stretch polyester/Spandex cover.
  • This cushion is also suggested for users who have fair to poor balance or a progressive condition.
  • (800) 851-3449

ROHO, Inc.

Hybrid Elite SR

Hybrid Elite SR

  • The next generation of hybrid foam-and-air cushions — combining a stable, contoured foam base and a ROHO Dry Floatation air insert — is ROHO’s Hybrid Elite SR.
  • A new sealed, contoured foam overlay improves comfort along the cushion’s leg troughs without compromising overall stability.
  • Now compatible with Smart Check, the hand-held device that helps consumers find and continuously maintain their proper inflation levels throughout the day.
  • (800) 851-3449

Invacare

Matrx PS Cushion

Matrx PS Cushion

  • Lightweight seat cushion designed to provide superior positioning, stability and comfort.
  • Helps to maintain the client’s pelvic position and prevent sliding out of the wheelchair, while durable, high-resilience foam prevents clients from bottoming out.
  • Made with Ultra-Fresh for antibacterial and odor protection.
  • The cushion’s anatomically contoured shape and innovative, reversible outer cover provide customized comfort throughout the day for users with all types of diagnoses and seating needs.
  • (800) 333-6900

ROHO, Inc.

ROHO MOJO Designer Wheelchair cushion cover

ROHO Mojo Desiner Cover

  • Personalize your cushion with the unique style to show case your personality!
  • 80% Nylon, 20% Lycra top cover, Snap closure
  • Fabric styles include: tiger, kaleidoscope, musical magic, on the beach, my teddy bear, watercolor, zebra and camouflage.

https://roho.com/category/products/wheelchair-seating-accessories/mojo-designer-cushion-covers/

  • (800) 851-3449

ROHO, Inc.

Hybrid Elite SR

Hybrid Elite SR

  • The Hybrid Elite Single Compartment cushion is now Sensor Ready and compatible with ROHO’s Smart Check feedback system.
  • The Hybrid Elite SR is an adjustable, air-filled wheelchair support system that combines the ROHO Dry Floatation cellular design with a contoured foam base.
  • It’s built to conform to a client’s seated shape in the pelvic loading area to provide skin/soft tissue protection, positioning and an environment to facilitate wound healing.
  • Smart Check can assist its user by saving an inflation range during cushion setup, then checking the cushion to make sure inflation remains within the saved range.

https://roho.com/hybridelite/

  • (800) 851-3449

Invacare

Matrx Flovair Contour

Matrx Flovair Contour

  • Designed to provide pelvic stability, pressure management, leg positioning and pressure relief to wheelchair clients living with skin-integrity issues.
  • The moisture-resistant, zippered inner cushion cover easily wipes clean for quick and convenient maintenance for consumer or caregivers.
  • The zippered inner cover design also helps ATPs and clinicians who need to access the Matrx Flovair Contour to make seating modifications in clinical or provider settings.

http://www.invacare.com/cgi-bin/imhqprd/inv_catalog/prod_cat_detail.jsp?prodID=ITFG88

  • (800) 333-6900

VARILITE®

Meridian Cushion

Meridian

  • Designed for clients at a high risk of skin breakdown who also require symmetrical positioning support, including prevention of posterior pelvic tilt.
  • Adjustable, self-inflating, dual-chambered multi-stiffness foam and air cushion with dual valves.
  • Wave contoured, closed-cell bases are available for added postural positioning; a closed-cell Wedge is also an option.
  • Available in widths from 12" to 24" and depths from 14" to 20" and has a weight capacity of 750 lbs.
  • Choose from a tailored mesh or incontinence cushion cover.

http://www.varilite.com/products_detail.aspx?prodID=6

  • (800) 827-4548

Dynamic Systems Inc.

Laminar

Laminar

  • Made of viscoelastic polyurethane gel foam (Pudgee) on top of open-cell viscoelastic polyurethane foam (Sunmate), with a removable, washable stretch-fabric; waterproof Dartex; or Stretch-4 cover.
  • Available in 16", 18" and 20" widths and 16", 18" and 20" depths, the Laminar has an unlimited weight capacity.
  • An optional non-halogenated fire retardant can be added to the SunMate layer for extra protection.
  • Other options include generic contouring and a Dureflex waterproof film.
  • Designed for wheelchair users at high risk of pressure injuries or skin breakdown.

https://www.sunmatecushions.com/pages/laminar-orthopedic-cushions

  • (855) 786-6283

Quantum Rehab

Synergy Spectrum Foam

Synergy Spectrum Foam

  • Constructed of viscoelastic foam with a four-way-stretch standard cushion cover.
  • Available in widths from 10" to 32" and depths from 10" to 28", the Synergy Spectrum Foam is sized to fit a large range of your wheelchair users, from pediatric to adult and bariatric (thanks to the cushion’s 650-lb. weight capacity).
  • 3" high and designed to provide positioning support and skin protection.
  • Available options include an incontinence cover and a solid seat insert.

http://www.quantumrehab.com/quantum-cushions-and-backs/synergy-spectrum-foam.asp

  • (800) 800-8586

VARILITE®

JUNIOR Cushions & Back Supports

JUNIOR Cushions & Back Supports

  • Kids are not just miniature adults, which is why VARILITE used anthropometric data to create its JUNIOR line of seat cushions and back supports for active users.
  • Seat cushions are available in a 10x10" size using Air-Foam Floatation.
  • Back supports come in Mid or Deep configurations in a 10" size that fits chairs measuring 9" to 11".
  • Backs use Air-Foam Floatation with pediatric-specific VariLock hardware.

http://www.varilite.com/products_category.aspx?catID=7

  • (800) 827-4548

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