Air cells float the heel to reduce pressure and prevent ulcers.
Reduces pressure from the heel, even when lying horizontal. Provides protection from shear and friction by fitting snugly and not rotating around the foot. Air pockets surrounded by soft fabric provide protection against bumps. Non-bulky design will not disturb normal movements and is less likely to be removed by residents. Nonskid bottom for ambulation. Secures with three straps. Can be washed in up to 104-degree water.