Seating & Positioning

Appropriate seating and positioning can enable you to be more comfortable in your wheelchair for longer periods of time while accomplishing more activities such as getting ready in the morning and doing household chores.


Contour Products

Kabooti

Kabooti

  • Donut seat cushion is designed to provide relief from long hours of sitting, as well as other conditions such as hemorrhoids, tailbone injuries, pregnancy relief/post-natal recovery, and post-surgery recoveries.
  • Design includes a generous coccyx cutout and seating wedge shape.
  • Includes a removable, washable, two-way-stretch cover.

https://www.contourliving.com/kabooti-donut-seat-and-coccyx-relief-cushion/

  • (800) 692-6686

Blue Chip Medical Products Inc.

Gal Pro Elite

Gel Pro Elite

  • A high-density foam shell surrounds a uniquely styled gel bladder to form a comfortable gel cushion
  • unsurpassed in pressure redistribution.
  • Segmented gel bladder contains an aqueous, highly viscous gel for immersion and envelopment around bony prominences.
  • Helps to stabilize and reduce the “rocking” motion found in other types of gel cushions.
  • Available in 16", 17", 18", 20" 22" and 24" sizes.

https://www.bluechipmedical.com/seating-positioning/wheelchairs/gel-pro-elite/


    Invacare

    ContourU 4U

    ContourU 4U

    • PinDot ContourU 4U custom-molded cushions and backs are seating solutions made easy with four standard configuration models that cover the most popular and most-often-chosen options by PinDot customers.
    • To order, just provide one of the four new model numbers, molded shape and cushion width.
    • One price covers included options.
    • PDAC approval allows you to submit one price for configured product reimbursement.

    http://www.invacare.com/cgi-bin/imhqprd/inv_catalog/prod_cat_detail.jsp?prodID=CM02B4U2&catOID=-536885298

    • (800) 333-6900

    Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare

    Gel-U-Seat

    Gel-U-Seat

    • Designed to redistribute pressure to assist in the prevention of pressure injuries, the Gel-U-Seat cushion incorporates high-density foam encapsulating a dual-chamber gel bladder for patient comfort.
    • A water-resistant, low-shear stretch nylon cover with tie straps secures the cushion to the wheelchair.
    • Sizes range from 16x16" to 24x18"; all sizes of this cushion are 3" in height.

    https://www.drivemedical.com/us/en/product-description/gel-u-seat-skin-protection-3-gelfoam-wheelchair-cushion/p/1529-1

    • (877) 224-0946

    Amylior

    CG Air

    CG Air

    • Combines features needed for optimal pressure relief, while providing unmatched stability and durability.
    • Innovative air channels allow more air to move beneath the user in a smoother, more controlled flow to stimulate blood circulation.
    • Medical-grade PVC and processes such as patented High Frequency Welding and injection molding make the CG Air durable, while cells retain their shape for stability without splaying.

    http://amysystems.com/cg-air-cushion/


      Sunrise Medical

      JAY Fusion

      JAY Fusion

      • An adjustable wheelchair cushion with skin protection features, including a JAY Flow Fluid insert in a package that’s comfortable, stable and supportive.
      • Its contoured base is constructed from closed cell foam, providing positioning of the pelvis and thighs.
      • Additional positioning is provided by a soft, dense foam top layer that assists in supporting comfort and helps increase sitting tolerance.

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

      • (800) 333-4000

      Motion Concepts

      Matrx PSP

      Matrx PSP

      • The Matrx PSP (Posture Seat Polymer) cushion includes a molded-in polymer layer for shear reduction and skin protection.
      • Anatomically contoured HR foam has Ultra-Fresh anti-microbial and odor protection.
      • Signature features include rear cushion radius and a waterfall front edge.
      • Ultralightweight (2 lbs. and up) PSP has a reversible Startex outer cover and a zippered Startex inner cover.

      https://www.motionconcepts.com/matrx_all_us.html

      • (888) 433-6818

      Stealth Products, Inc.

      Glacial SP

      Glacial SP

      • A skin protection cushion with a contoured, high-density molded foam base. It features a soft gel top layer for skin protection.
      • Contour provides coccyx and sacral relief.
      • Cover is standard patented Coolcore technology with optional mesh and Stealth Tek covers available.
      • Available in widths from 10" to 24" and depths from 10" to 24".

      https://stealthproducts.com/about/stealth-cushions/

      • (800) 965-9229

      VARILITE®

      Reflex

      Reflex

      • Therapists recommend the Reflex for clients who are at moderate risk of skin breakdown.
      • Therapists value the Reflex because the set amount of immersion conforms to the client’s body, providing comfort and added stability.
      • Reflex is ideal for nursing homes, hospitals and other clinical environments where an effective, low-maintenance skin protection wheelchair cushion is required.
      • Users and caregivers appreciate Reflex’s ease of use.

      https://www.varilite.com/products_detail.aspx?prodID=25

      • (800) 827-4548

      Alex Orthopedic

      3 inch cushion

      3" Cushion

      • Made of durable polyurethane foam with a gel insert.
      • Construction method provides the comfort and stability of foam, with the additional pressure relief and cooling properties of gel.
      • Cover is a moisture-proof nylon fabric with skin protection, and a moisture-wicking ability to keep consumers’ skin dry and comfortable for extended periods of sitting.
      • Cushion is 16x18x3".

      https://www.alexorthopedic.com/3-Gel-Wheelchair-Cushion_p_682.html

      • (972) 641-9680

      Ride Designs

      AccuSoft

      AccuSoft

      • Ideal for users looking for an accurately fit custom seating solution with a softer, more forgiving sitting surface.
      • Made specifically to match each individual’s unique shape.
      • Choose from two foams: soft or extra soft.
      • Ride CAM Wedges can be used to adjust cushion contours to accommodate weight change, tissue atrophy, and postural changes.
      • Can be built to virtually any size.

      https://www.ridedesigns.com/ride-custom-accusoft-cushion-wheelchairs

      • (866) 781-1633

      Dynamic Health Care Solutions

      NXT Armadillo

      NXT Armadillo

      • Features an aluminum three-section modular shell with a dual-density visco gel and polyurethane foam back cushion.
      • Adjusts to the contour of each user’s spine and accommodates users with kyphosis and spinal deformities.
      • Provides aggressive support of the PSIS and is ideal for supporting optimal or neutral pelvic positions in a step-by-step process.
      • The back features incrementally adjustable width, depth and angle.
      • It wraps around the curve of the spine for users with kyphosis and offloads the spinous process in the recess of the middle channel.

      http://dynamichcs.com/product.php?pr_cat=nxt&pr_sku=NMAPSB14&pr_ref=C17&pr_title=Optima%20Armadillo%20Back&pr_cty=cdn&pr_co=nxt&pr_dist=Welcome

      • (866) 875-2877

      Dynamic Health Care Solutions

      NXT Xtend

      NXT Xtend

      • This height-adjustable thoracic back provides the opportunity to precisely target the thoracic region.
      • An adjustable upper section provides optimal lateral thoracic support.
      • A precise system of height adjustment allows for incremental changes; a scapular cutout provides support for the spinal column, plus shoulder freedom for improved wheelchair propulsion.
      • Engineered as a two-piece lightweight aluminum shell, the NXT Xtend is also available in an Xtend Deep Model, which offers adjustable contours for optimizing midline support and positioning.
      • NXT’s unique, one-hand quick-release provides easy removal of the back.

      http://dynamichcs.com/product_nxt.php?pr_ref=C1&pr_cat=nxt&pr_sku=C1&pr_title=nxt%20Backs%20and%20Cushions&pr_co=nxt&pr_cty=cdn

      • (866) 875-2877

      VARILITE®

      Meridian Cushion

      Meridian

      • Made for clients at high risk of tissue breakdown and a high level of positioning needs.
      • Recommended for clients with motor and neurological dysfunction due to spinal cord injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy or brain injury.
      • Therapists value the integral pre-ischial ridge and wedge effect created by the Meridian’s dual chambers.
      • Users value its low weight, comfort and ease of use: No pumps or accessories. No kneading or manipulation.
      • Exceptional pressure distribution, positioning stability, comfort and simplicity make the Meridian VARILITE’s most advanced skin protection cushion.

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

      • (800) 827-4548

      Aquila Corp.

      SofTech Cushion

      SofTech Cushion

      • An automatic therapeutic cushion built to prevent and treat existing pressure sores.
      • Changes pressure distribution 60 times per hour, replacing the need for manual pressure lifts.
      • Each cushion is custom made to the needs of the client and can offload directly under an existing pressure ulcer while stimulating circulation throughout the posterior.
      • System components are integrated into the cushion base, so there is no separate control box to mount.
      • Operates via Bluetooth wireless technology and features a redundant power switch on the side of the cushion.

      https://aquilacorp.com/products/softech/

      • (866) 782-9658

      Bodypoint, Inc.

      Shoulder Harness Strap Guides

      Shoulder Harness Strap Guides

      • These sleek, easy-to-install guides optimize the positioning and comfort of chest and shoulder harness straps on almost any backrest, while enabling the use of harnesses on more chairs.
      • The thin, stylish design with long mounting slots is widely compatible with different harnesses, pull-styles and end fittings.
      • Optional Mounting Adapter plates provide even more mounting and adjustment possibilities.
      • Details include built-in threaded holes that allow attachment of harness end fittings directly to strap guides.

      https://www.bodypoint.com/ECommerce/category/upper-body/shoulder-harness

      • (800) 547-5716

      Stealth Products, Inc.

      Essence SPP Cushion

      Essence SPP Cushion

      • Features lateral and pre-ischial shelf contours; a high-density, specially formulated foam base; and coccyx and sacral relief.
      • The Coolcore cover is standard on the Essence SPP cushion with a four-way-stretch poly liner being optional.
      • Comes with optional contour wedges for better positioning in the pelvic region in .5" and 1.5" heights.
      • Currently available in the following sizes: 16x16", 16x18", 18x16", 18x18", 18x20", 20x18" and 20x20". Plus, 22" widths will be launching soon in depths of 20", 22" and 24".

      http://cushions.stealthproducts.com/

      • (800) 965-9229

      Amylior

      Amy Seat

      Amy Seat

      • Complex power positioning solutions for all your needs, including standard and custom seating systems.
      • Each component is designed, engineered, produced and distributed from Amylior’s local facility to eliminate discrepancies in the final products.
      • Seating solutions are of the highest quality and are backed by a comprehensive warranty.
      • Dedicated customer service and tech support professionals can help to configure even the most complex seating.
      • Designs interface seamlessly with most rehab power bases, while offering a multitude of modules to choose from.

      https://amysystems.com/


        Symmetric Designs

        APEX Headrest Pads

        APEX Headrest Pads

        • Engineered using the highest-quality materials to provide a plush, yet supportive headrest pad, the new APEX Headrest Pad line is a stylish solution for headrests with a focus on craftsmanship, simplicity and durability.
        • Features an adjustable contour (alloy shell), dual-layer plus foam, a zipper-free design, a removable Neoprene or Dartex reversed cover; and a shell embedded into foam for edge protection.
        • Pads are available in oval (widths of 8", 10", 12", 14") or winged (9" or 11") shapes. The winged shape can be positioned with the wings at the top or the bottom.

        https://www.symmetric-designs.com/apex-headrest-pads

        • (800) 537-1724

        Sunrise Medical

        QUICKIE Q700M SEDEO ERGO

        QUICKIE Q700 M SEDEO ERGO

        • Sunrise Medical’s most advanced mid-wheel-drive power wheelchair.
        • Delivers intelligent seating for complex mobility, seating and positioning needs.
        • Advanced engineering and sophisticated electronics deliver a personalized chair tailored to the client.
        • The patented Biometric Repositioning system mirrors the body’s movement through changes in seat positions.
        • An all-new feature of this power chair is the SWITCH-IT Remote Seating app.

        http://www.sunrisemedical.com/community/newsfeed/usa/2018/september/sunrise-medical-quickie-q700-m-sedeo-ergo-the-ulti

        • (800) 333-4000

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