Systam Occipital Positioning Support

Systam Occipital Positioning Support
 Systam Occipital Positioning SupportSystam Occipital Positioning Support 
  • Supports and positions the head and occipital area
  • Promotes good posture and spinal angle
  • Ergonomic foam increases sinking of the occipital area
  • Shaped to naturally curve with the spine for support
Our Price:  £149.99  (Exc VAT)  (£179.99 Inc VAT)
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Systam Occipital Positioning Support

For patients who spend long stretches of time lying down or supported by pressure relieving mattresses and cushions, the use of additional positioning cushions may be needed to ensure good posture. The Systam Occipital Positioning Support is designed to support the head while promoting good posture and positioning of the occipital area.

Key Features

  • Supports and positions the occipital area
  • Promotes good posture and spinal angle
  • Reduces friction and shearing effects
  • Comfortable and soft to the touch
  • Ergonomic foam increases sinking of the occipital area
  • Foam provides excellent pressure distribution
  • Shaped to naturally curve with the spine for support
  • Complete with a vapour permeable, waterproof cover
  • Can be washed at 90°C or decontaminated with cold sprays
  • Cover has non-slip base to ensure it stays in place
  • Dimensions: 500 x 430 x 95mm

Viscoelastic Pressure Distribution

The foam used in this support is high quality viscoelastic foam with memory effect, providing excellent pressure distribution. This foam allows for sinking of the occipital area, providing maximum pressure relief and patient comfort. The foam also greatly reduces the friction and shearing effects that can often result in the development of pressure sores.

Ergonomic Support

The shape of this positioning support has been intelligently designed to place the head in an optimal and safe position. The foam naturally curves with the spine, providing excellent levels of cervical support and a safe spinal position. This means that patients will feel better after long periods of time sitting or lying down and lessens the risk of injury from improper posture.

Hygienic, Non-Slip Cover

The cover supplied as standard with this support is hygienic, comfortable and safe, with a range of features to make it suitable for medical environments. It is made with a two-way stretch, vapour permeable material, maintaining comfort and allowing the wedge to breathe. The cover is also waterproof with a non-slip base, protecting the inner foam from fluids and ensuring that it stays where it needs to.

Tested for Fire Safety

All Systam products have been tested for fire safety under BS 7177:2008 for resistance to ignition. This includes tests in accordance with BS EN 597-1, BS EN 597-2 and BS 6807.

This Item Is Not Returnable On Grounds Of Hygiene

Please note, Hospital Beds is dedicated to maintaining the highest levels of hygiene for all of its products and for this reason this item is non-refundable and non-returnable if unsuitable or unwanted on grounds of hygiene.

If you have any questions regarding this returns policy, please contact our Hospital Beds Customer Care Team on 020 7501 0592 for further details.

This item may take up to 3 - 4 weeks for delivery, depending on stock and availability.

For more information about the delivery time of this product, please call our Customer Service Team at 020 7501 0592.

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