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.


Aquila Corp.

APK2 Custom Cushion

APK2 Custom Cushion

The Airpulse PK2 is a patented, fully automatic alternating pressure relief cushion designed to help treat and prevent pressure injuries (pressure ulcers) by performing automatic pressure relief. The cushion interrupts constant pressure up to 60 times per hour with a gentle massaging action. Aquila Corp. can custom build the APK2 to offload an area of the cushion full time (for example, if needed for a pressure injury), while the cushion stimulates circulation throughout the rest of the posterior.

  • (866) 782-9658

Stealth Products

ADI Backs

ADI Backs

  • Ergonomically designed to encourage proper posture.
  • To ease the strain on the lower back during long, active days in a wheel chair, ADI backs more equally distribute forces through the pelvic base of support.Good support naturally results in less pain.
  • Available in carbon fiber or aluminum and provide maximum stabilization of the trunk during propulsion to reduce energy loss.
  • Can also help to deter the progression of postural deformities and can facilitate upright sitting.
  • Coolcore technology covers are now standard.
  • (800) 965-9229

Amylior

CG Air

CG Air

  • Because this cushion’s medical-grade PVC air cells retain their shape instead of overinflating, CG Air users experience greater stability, for a feel that’s similar to sitting on gel, but with the benefits of air therapy.
  • The CG Air allows for true immersion, as it actively creates an ischial well to help stabilize the user’s pelvis and prevents unwanted pelvic rotations.
  • Dual valves allow for side-to-side and front-to-back positioning options.
  • And because medical-grade PVC is non-porous, the CG Air is easy to clean and does not retain odors. The cushion can be placed into a washing machine or autoclave for cleaning.
  • (888) 453-0311

Symmetric Designs

Free Form Custom Seating

Free Form Seating

  • Provides a custom wheelchair seating solution that will change as a person’s weight fluctuates, as they develop a need for more or less support, and as young people grow.
  • A dynamic custom seating system that can be fitted and changed anywhere and at any time.
  • All adjustments are made with a single tool.
  • The system is perfect for accommodating scoliosis, kyphosis, lordosis and most complex postural shapes.
  • Free Form Back Kits provide everything needed to fit a custom-molded backrest in one session.
  • Back kits range in size to fit wheelchairs from 12" to 24"
  • (800) 537-1724

Stealth Products

Glacial SP

Glacial SP Cushion

  • The Glacial SP cushion offers skin protection in a lightweight package.
  • With a weight capacity up to 400 lbs. depending on size, the high-density molded Glacial SP is offered in 16-24" widths and 16-20" depths.
  • A four-way stretch Coolcore technology cover is standard, with mesh or Stealth Tek covers as options.
  • Additional options include a Fluid-Proof Urethane or Fluid-Proof Polyurethane liner, and a solid base.
  • Stealth Products’ cushion line includes general use, positioning, skin protection, and skin protection & positioning choices.
  • (800) 965-9229

Sunrise Medical (US) LLC

JAY Fluid with Cryo Technology

JAY Fusion with CryoFluid

  • CryoFluid technology provides one of the highest degrees of skin protection by addressing the four primary risks for pressure injuries: pressure, shear, temperature and moisture.
  • Actively cools the seated skin surface to a therapeutic temperature range and reduces perspiration with extended sitting times.
  • The JAY Fluid with Cryo Technology actively cools for up to eight hours and “resets” during off-loading.
  • The CryoFluid insert is divided into five chambers to minimize fluid migration for optimal immersion and weight distribution.
  • (800) 333-4000

Sunrise Medical (US) LLC

JAY J3 Plus

JAY J3 Plus

  • Designed to specifically address the pelvic and trunk stability needs of the bariatric client, the J3 Plus Backs (coded E2614) can accommodate up to 500 lbs. in widths of up to 26".
  • Utilizing the popular J3 back shell, the Plus is available with either TH 2-point or FS 4-point hardware.
  • Available exclusively on the mid thoracic shell and features an optional lower vanity shell extension that can pivot to accommodate redundant tissues, allowing proper positioning without interference.
  • The upper section of the back has a 2.2" deep contour to provide for non-restricted movement while still supporting the user.
  • (800) 333-4000

Motion Concepts

Matrx E2 Back Series

Matrx E2S/E2D

  • The new Invacare Matrx E2 Back Series features hardware upgrades, new Ripple Foam technology, and a full line of accessories for the best fit, support and comfort.
  • Airflow channels provide breathability and temperature control.
  • Compact MiniSet hardware (standard, fixed, heavy-duty) is available on E2 models up to 16" high.
  • Height-/width-adjustable Mounting Pin Interface provides a quick and easy setup.
  • Ripple Foam provides temperature and moisture control and enhances immersion.
  • Accessories include BackBone PSIS support, PostureFlex Abdominal support, and Chest Harness interface.
  • (888) 433-6818

Motion Concepts

Matrx PSP

Matrx PSP

  • The Invacare Matrx PSP (Posture Seat Polymer) cushion combines the stability and support of a PS foam base with a polymer overlay for extra protection and shear reduction.
  • This ultralightweight cushion provides zero-maintenance, worry-free skin protection and positioning.
  • It includes a molded-in polymer layer for shear reduction and skin protection, plus unique, waffled ischial relief.
  • Other features include anatomically contoured HR foam with Ultra-Fresh anti-microbial and odor protection; rear cushion radius and waterfall front edge; reversible Startex outer Cover; and a zippered Startex inner cover.
  • (888) 433-6818

Protekt Gel Bariatric

Protekt Gel Bariatric

  • To help to prevent and treat pressure injuries to people who use bariatric wheelchairs, the Protekt Gel cushion (HCPCS coded E2604) uses high-density, high-resilience foam in combination with a gel bladder.
  • This design allows for immersion as well as excellent pressure redistribution. The dual-compartment gel bladder design eliminates gel migration.
  • The stretch nylon cover is comfortable, breathable, and fluid resistant, and safety buckles keep the cushion in place.
  • Available in a range of sizes, with widths up to 28" and depths up to 20".

Ride Designs

Custom AccuSoft

Ride Custom AccuSoft

  • Ideal for users looking for an accurately fit custom seating solution with a softer, more forgiving sitting surface, the Custom AccuSoft Cushion is made specifically to match each individual’s unique shape.
  • Two foam choices, soft and extra soft, are available.
  • Ride CAM Wedges can adjust cushion contours to accommodate weight change, tissue atrophy, and postural changes.
  • The cushion has an inner incontinence-proof cover; an outer breathable spacer mesh fabric cover promotes airflow to help keep the sitter dry and comfortable.
  • The Ride Custom AccuSoft is approved for code E2609 and can be built to virtually any size.
  • (866) 781-1633

Aquila Corp.

SofTech Cushion

SofTech Seating

  • SofTech is a custom-fabricated, alternating cushion system specifically built to help treat existing pressure injuries and prevent new injuries.
  • SofTech automatically changes pressure distribution 60 times per hour. This automatic action provides pressure relief, which is essential for the prevention of pressure sores.
  • Each cushion is custom made per the specific needs of the client and can offload directly under an existing pressure injury.
  • For client convenience, all system components are integrated into the cushion seat, so there is no separate control box to mount.
  • Also features a wireless remote control.
  • (866) 782-9658

Invacare Corporation

Versair Back

Versair Back

  • Features lightweight and comfortable padded upholstery with a slim profile that easily folds with the wheelchair for ease in transport and storage.
  • Outer cover is constructed using mesh upholstery to wick away heat and moisture.
  • Alternating 2" tension straps are easy to adjust.
  • Hook-and-loop straps fit securely and easily around wheelchair back canes.
  • Ideal for individuals who need added comfort and support; its ease of use also makes this back a caregiver-friendly choice.
  • (800) 333-6900

Dynamic Systems Inc.

SunMate

SunMate Cushions

  • Premium, medical-grade viscoelastic foam.
  • Open-cell structure maximizes airflow to reduce heat buildup.
  • Extraordinary support alleviates sitting fatigue by uniformly distributing pressure while absorbing and dissipating impact energy.
  • Allows for just the right level of immersion for optimum positioning and comfort without bottoming out.
  • Orthopaedic cushion line offers 10 levels of support to accommodate any weight; cushions are available in standard, sheet and custom sizes.
  • Wedges and generic contoured cushion styles prevent sliding.
  • (855) 786-6283

Supracor Inc.

Stimulite Tension Adjustable Back

Stimulite Tension Adjustable Back

  • Features Stimulite honeycomb to circulate air and evaporate moisture while equalizing pressure for exceptional comfort and stability.
  • The “footprint” of the honeycomb cells stimulates blood flow to enhance circulation.
  • Adjustable Velcro straps accommodate kyphosis or posterior pelvic tilt.
  • The honeycomb and removable cover are machine washable.
  • Available in widths from 14" to 24" and heights of 12" and 16".
  • (800) 787-7226

Ride Designs

Ride Forward

Ride Forward

  • Ideal for users who want comfort, greater sitting stability, improved skin outcomes, and incontinence/spill protection.
  • Surrounds the pelvis with supportive contours while reducing pressure around at-risk bony prominences.
  • Helps improve postural control and balance without compromising skin protection.
  • Top viscoelastic layer provides protection and comfort as it conforms to the body shape.
  • Cushion’s contour, spacer fabric outer cover, and inner incontinence-resistant cover work together to keep both the user and the cushion dry.
  • Even under significant load, the spacer fabric outer cover does not compress.
  • (866) 781-1633

Merits Health Products, Inc.

Precision Comfort Deep

Precision Comfort Deep

  • Features a high-density, high-resilience base with a deep well.
  • High-density foam is used in combination with a super-soft silicone gel insert in the overlay.
  • A design created to provide long-lasting support with deep submersion of the wheelchair user’s ischial tuberosities and coccyx to promote superior pressure reduction.
  • The structure helps to prevent sacral sitting and encourage proper posture to reduce user fatigue.
  • (800) 963-7487

Ki Mobility

Aluminum Locking Multi Angle Adjustable Footrest

Contracture Footrest

  • Extremely versatile construction, allowing for extension, flexion, or lower leg rotation for optimal angle and positioning of knees and ankles.
  • Helps maintain pelvic positioning, postural support, and pressure distribution, even with windswept deformities.
  • Available for Ki Mobility’s Focus CR and Little Wave Flip wheelchairs.
  • (800) 981-1540

Symmetric Designs

Apex Headrests

Apex Headrests

  • A new line of plush wheelchair headrests available in a variety of colors and sizes.
  • With a streamlined and unique design, provides a stylish head support while eliminating zippers and Velcro.
  • A variety of covers is available to meet the positioning and support needs of different users.
  • Aluminum shell is lightweight, durable and can be contoured to give the desired support.
  • Constructed from the highest-quality materials, provides wheelchair users with an effective and stylish head support.
  • (800) 537-1724

Invacare Corporation

Absolute Cushion

Absolute Cushion

  • Simple, comfortable and highly functional general-use solution for users with mild support and positioning needs.
  • Features molded, dual-firmness foam for increased comfort and support.
  • Gentle contouring to aid in centering in the seat.
  • A breathable, water-repellent mesh fabric cover dissipates heat and moisture.
  • No-slip bottom keeps the cushion in place all day.
  • Molded polyurethane foam is lightweight and durable.
  • Shaped cushion bottom is designed for effective use on taut sling upholstery.
  • (800) 333-6900

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