Lite Cushion

  • Cat No. 6250001
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Repose Lite Cushion has a one year warranty.

Pre-Inflated Reactive Air Cushion

Lite Cushion

Repose® Lite Cushion is a unique reactive air, single cell, pre-inflated pressure relieving and redistribution cushion with securing strap.

Indicated for the treatment of all categories of pressure ulcers as part of a pressure ulcer prevention strategy, and, for patients identified as being very high risk.

The cushion is compatible with all types of chairs where securing in place with the strap is possible and can also be used with general purpose wheelchairs with fitted armrests.

The Repose Lite cushion can be cleaned and reused for multiple patients.

To learn more about Repose Lite Cushion please contact us using the button below.

Features

  • High levels of immersion and envelopment for effective pressure redistribution and comfort
  • Can be used for treatment of pressure ulcers when used as part of a package of care
  • Suitable for static chairs and general purpose wheel chairs
  • Pre-inflated
  • Cost Effective
  • Easy to clean
  • TPU Strap

Specification

  • Contents: 1 x Repose Lite Cushion
  • Inflated Dimensions L 450mm x W 450mm
  • Order Code: 6250001
  • Contents: 10 x Repose Lite Cushion
  • Inflated Dimensions L 450mm x W 450mm x H 75mm
  • Order Code: 6250010
  • NHS Supply Chain Code: FES10186
  • Max Patient Weight 139kg
  • Repose Lite Cushion has a one year warranty
  • Instructions for Use: Please see download tab for instructions for use.
  • Cleaning instructions: Please see download tab for cleaning guidance.

Indications for use

Repose products provide effective pressure redistribution for all people at risk of developing pressure ulcers, including those assessed as very high risk. Repose is also appropriate for users with pressure related tissue damage – clinical supervision is advised where the damage is severe.

Limitations for use

Repose is not suitable for the following:

  • Persons weighing in excess of 139kg
  • Persons with unstable spinal fractures
  • Where body shape is such that the person cannot be fully supported by the Repose Lite Cushion

Precautions

If deterioration in skin condition is noted, clinical advice should be sought and, if so advised, use of the product discontinued. Avoid direct contact with heat and sharp objects. When deflated, keep away from babies and small children. Keep away from pets.

VAT Exemption

VAT refunds for disabled users

If you are chronically sick or disabled you may be eligible to claim back the VAT on your Repose order.

Quick Guide 

Step 1: Place and complete your Repose order.
Step 2: Download and complete the Eligibility Declaration Form.
Step 3: Send the completed form to Frontier Medical Group.
Step 4: If eligible we will refund the VAT to the card you used to process your Repose order.

To apply for VAT relief please complete your purchase and download the Eligibility Declaration Form. Please send the completed form to Frontier Medical Group, we will then process your application. If you are eligible for VAT relief we will refund the VAT to the card you used to process your order payment.

For further details please see our terms and conditions or visit the HMRC website.

FAQs

Is there a weight limit for patients using Repose?
Repose can be used for patients up to 139 kg. There is no lower patient weight limit. Patients at the higher extremes of the weight range should be monitored regularly.

How should the products be cleaned?
Cleaning recommendations for Repose are similar to those for standard PU covered foam mattresses. Clean with soap and water and, if necessary, with a chlorine-based disinfectant (not phenol-based). The product should be dry before storage. Cleaning instructions are supplied with the product. Repose is reusable.

Can the product be repaired if it is punctured?
Puncture is an infrequent occurrence and is usually caused by pets. We have no evidence to support the use of Repose after repair and we therefore recommend that if the product is punctured, it should be replaced.

What is the fire resistance of the product?
Repose has been tested to conform with BS: 7175 Crib Test 5, (Methods of test for the ignitability of bedcovers and pillows by smouldering and flaming ignition sources).

How should the product be disposed of?
Repose is a CE marked medical device. At the end of its useful life, the product should be treated as healthcare waste and disposed of according to local healthcare waste guidelines. It may be incinerated with other healthcare waste.

Is Repose latex – free?
Yes. Repose is latex – free and non – allergenic.

How can you place an order?
Should you wish to place an order, we require payment proforma and accept both cheque and debit cards. You may either telephone Customer Services on 01495 235 800 to place your order and pay via card, or post your order together with cheque to the below address.

Frontier Therapeutics Limited, Newbridge Road Industrial Estate, Blackwood, South Wales NP12 2YN.

When will you receive your order?
Upon receipt of payment, delivery is within 3-5 working days.

If you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact Customer Services on 01495 235 800.