Alternating Pressure & Low Air Loss
The American National alternating pressure/low air loss mattress combines "True Low Air Loss" with a unique 1 in 3 Alternation in a complete mattress replacement system.
The American National Alternating Pressure/Low Air Loss mattress is a domestically manufactured and features high strength air cells, which are vented to provide True-Low-Air Loss therapy. This therapy helps keep the patient dry and comfortable whether in alternation or static modes of operation. The air cells rest on a 2" covered foam safety pad for added patient protection during power outages or patient transfer. This foam safety pad is covered with a waterproof material to eliminate cross contamination of bodily fluids. The quilted top cover is waterproof, highly vapor permeable and completely machine washable. The entire system is portable and fitson most standard medical bed frames.
The microprocessor controlled blower unit features a unique 1 in 3 True Alternating Low-Air-Loss therapy. The alternating cycle time can be adjusted from 3 to 20 minutes in increments of one minute.
Additional features include: "Static" for stationary low-air-loss therapy, "Fowler" to boost seat inflation when the head is elevated, "Auto Firm" for rapid inflation and easy patient transfer,"Lockout" to maintain
caregiver settings without accidental interruptions,"Low Pressure" and "Power Failure" audible / visual alarms, and "Self Diagnostic Check" to quickly assess all switches and sensors for proper calibration and operation.