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Span America pressureguard APM2 mattress with digital control unit

SKU: SA5875LR-29
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Span America pressureguard APM2 mattress with digital control unit features therapeutic Geo-Matt anti-shearing top surface; two-part Safety Edge; smooth, subtle shifts in weight-bearing in ten-minute cycles without sharp pressure drop-offs. PressureGuard provides a selectable audible alarm that can be engaged to alert caregivers to low pressure status. PressureGuard APM2 does not require disconnecting or exchanging of air lines. APM2 therapeutic mattress change instantly and easily from alternating pressure to basic lateral rotation with a single, recessed toggle switch. PressureGuard APM2 mattress has a "Low Pressure" indicator light which gives users at-a-glance assurance of proper function.

Shear Transfer Zones cover design- Prevents heels, sacrum, and scapula from "digging into" surface "Glides" user back to the original position following HOB elevation protects against damaging effects of micro shear, macro shear, and rotational (pivot-induced) shear The cover is bacteriostatic, fire-, fluid- and tear-resistant, cleanable, and replaceable.

Foam Topper- The exclusive Geo-Matt style foam topper is a high density, medical grade foam. The unique geometric design consists of over 800 individual cells, each of which acts individually to redistribute pressure, reduce heat and moisture buildup on the skin, and reduce shear to underlying tissues. This foam topper is 2" in height and includes the unique HeelSlope feature, designed to further reduce pressure for the sensitive heel area.

Safety Edge Bolsters- The Safety Edge consists of a firm 2-part foam bolster whose inner edge contours under pressure to direct the patient towards the center of the mattress. This adds to patient stability in sitting and lying down and helps prevent falls and entrapment between the siderail and the mattress.

Air Cylinders- The inflation system consists of four urethane air cylinders in standard models that run head to foot underneath the body and the foam topper. These cylinders perform the alternating pressure therapy and the lateral rotation therapy in the APM² models. Cylinders inflate and deflate in a fixed 10-minute cycle. The cycles and inflation levels are designed to provide and maintain low interface pressures throughout the mattress and to redistribute peak interface pressure points during the alternating cycle.

Digital Multi-function Control Unit- “Alternate” mode changes loading in 10-minute cycle; controlled at mattress for choice of lateral rotation or alternating pressure therapy.

“Float” mode provides powered flotation therapy.

Timed (20-minute) “Auto Firm” mode for transfers, ADLs, & CPR.

Simple, indexed comfort adjustment.

"Low Pressure” and “Power Failure” indicator lights and audible alarms.

Primary use
  • Aggressive treatment (through Stage IV)
Patient indications
  • Can’t or won’t reposition frequently
  • Can be positioned off of ulcer in at least 2 positions
  • Prevention for those at high risk for skin breakdown
Key advantages
  • Single switch operation
  • Two therapies in one mattress
  • PressureGuard design: stability, safety, anti-shearing
  • Foam topper
  • Air cylinders
  • Safety edge bolsters
  • Stability, safety, anti-shearing
  • Aggressive treatment (through Stage IV)
  • The product comes standard with control unit

Certified Compliance: Span offers Fire Barrier Versions (FBV) of all Geo-Mattress® therapeutic foam and PressureGuard® air therapy surfaces. These versions are identified with a “-29” suffix, indicating they are equipped with an inner fire barrier sleeve. They have been certified to meet the new federal standard, as well as existing standards Cal TB 603 and 129, NFPA Life Safety Code 101, ASTM E 1590, 16 CFR 1632, and Boston IX-11.

PressureGuard APM2 mattress
Weight capacity350 lbs.
Control unit weight6.3 lbs.
Mattress weight20 lbs.
UL listedYes
  • Manufacturer warrants to the original purchaser that this products components, software, and cover will be free from defects in materials and workmanship for a period of 18 Months from the date of purchase, when maintained according to manufacturer specifications, using manufacturer provided equipment and maintenance schedule.
  • The warranty specifically excludes liability for failure caused by improper use and/or maintenance of the system, and/or use of the product without the cover provided by the manufacturer.
  • Normal wear patterns are not covered under this warranty.
  • The manufacturer makes no warranty with respect to PressureGuard products or their components that have been subjected to misuse, abuse, neglect, accident or unauthorized modification.
  • Parts under warranty will be covered at no cost. Any labor cost for service under warranty is not covered as per our terms of sale.
  • Standard Manufacturer Terms & Conditions are applicable for Warranty of this product.

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  • All returns are subject to a 25% restocking fee.
  • We do not guarantee fulfillment of any desired purpose or product suitability to the user and this will not be considered as a valid reason for return.
  • All returns must have an RGA number (Returned Goods Authorization Number) unauthorized returns will not be accepted.
  • The products must be new, unused, not tampered with, in original packaging and returned at the customer's expense in the original packaging.
  • If your return is not due to any manufacturing defect then the original shipping cost and credit card/paypal processing fee will be deducted from the total refund.
  • No returns accepted for Mattresses, Hygiene & Bath products due to health concerns.
  • Custom orders are non-refundable and non-returnable.
  • Standard Manufacturer Terms & Conditions Apply for Return Policy of this Product.

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