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Patient Positioners and Support Surfaces


Every year, hospital facilities spend an estimated $26.8 billion dollars treating hospital acquired pressure injuries (HAPIs) and their related complications. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid consider HAPIs to be "never events" and in 2008 eliminated reimbursement for costs associated with them. According to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, HAPIs have continued to increase, therefore, adding additional expenses to healthcare systems.

For over 50 years, Action Products has designed and manufactured patient positioners and support surfaces that help protect your patients against pressure injuries. Our products provide pressure relief and shear reduction in a variety of surgical settings including preoperative, perioperative and postoperative.

From pediatrics to bariatrics, our proprietary Akton® viscoelastic polymer has revolutionized the positioning market because of its unique attributes:

  • Premium shear management
  • 360 degree multi-directional stretch
  • Does not support bacterial growth
  • Enhances patient stability
  • Distributes weight and heat evenly
  • Does not leak, flow or absorb fluids
  • Does not bottom out under heavy loads
  • Soft, flexible skin moves easily with the patient minimizing shear
  • Reusable
  • Easy to clean and maintain
  • Repairable
  • Radiolucent
  • Proudly made in the USA
  • Reduces hospital disposable waste
  • Hypoallergenic

 

Questions?

One of our friendly customer service representatives can help.

Call 800.228.7763 or email service@actionproducts.com