Pressure redistribution mattress with good comfort
A modern mattress should have good pressure ulcer prevention properties, provide good comfort and be easy to handle. It should also represent good health economics. Optimal Care has been made to meet the requirements for a modern mattress used in health care environments.
Optimal Care is a pressure redistributing mattress divided into zones adapted to the body. It also has reinforced sides to give support when getting into and out of bed. Optimal Care is a mattress designed to meet stringent requirements in terms of quality, comfort and support.
The label contains the necessary information to ensure easy use of this mattress. Optimal Care comes with several different options of covers.
Care of Sweden’s mattresses are supplied with a four way stretch hygienic outer cover which conforms to relevant standards for hygiene, quality and safety⁽²⁾⁽⁴⁾. All covers are manufactured from modern, recyclable materials and are vapour permeable⁽³⁾, which contributes to reduce the risk of skin maceration.
⁽¹⁾ European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, National Pressure Injury
Advisory Panel and Pan Pacific Pressure Injury Alliance. Prevention and
Treatment of Pressure Ulcers/Injuries: Clinical Practice Guideline. The International
Guideline. Emily Haesler (Ed). EPUAP/NPIAP/PPPIA: 2019
⁽²⁾ CDC (2003), Guidelines for Environmental Infection Control in Health-Care
facilities, updated 2019.
⁽³⁾ SS-EN ISO 15496:2004, DIN 53.122.
⁽⁴⁾ SS 876 00 20:2017, Healthcare textiles - Mattresses - Specifications