ROHO® MID PROFILE Single Compartment Cushion

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This cushion offers an optimal environment for individuals with skin/soft tissue integrity issues.

The cellular design and the soft pliable material allow the individual to be immersed into the cushion for maximum pressure redistribution, while decreasing friction and shear. The simple adjustment allows the cushions to fit the shape of the individual, minimizing tissue deformation and facilitating blood flow.

  • Adjustable

    Cushion is adjustable to individual’s shape and weight. Cushion is adjustable to changes in individual’s position over time.

  • Lightweight

    Easy to handle and carry, at just 3 lbs./1.4 kg. Varies by size.

  • Washable

    Cushion can be easily cleaned with soap and water. Cover is machine washable.

  • Repairable

    The flame-resistant, black neoprene (not made with natural rubber latex) cushion can be patched to extend its use.

Based on clinical, scientific or engineering evidence, this product may be suitable for individuals who:
  • Have a history of skin/soft tissue breakdown and/or any stage pressure injury (including deep tissue injury), skin grafts, and/or myocutaneous flap surgery.
  • Currently have skin/soft tissue breakdown and/or any stage pressure injury (including deep tissue injury).
  • Be at risk for skin/soft tissue breakdown and/or deep tissue injury.
  • Have normal or impaired sensation.
  • Require accommodation of pelvic asymmetry, up to approximately 2.75in/7cm.
Universally Personal.

There’s nothing more personal than your comfort. That’s why we have a range of sizes and products to fit every chair and every person. Plus we have custom options, too. It’s also why we meticulously test and inspect your cushion before it leaves our factory.

Signature

Made for you by:

Shannon Edwards
Valve and Inflate | ROHO Belleville, Illinois

Skin Protection

Based on forty years of research and client experience, our patented ROHO DRY FLOATATION® Technology provides unparalleled performance in facilitating blood flow by fitting, matching and tracking the shape of a person.

Shape Fitting

The unique cellular design of the MID PROFILE allows the cushion to constantly conform and track movements of the body. The simple adjustment and conformity of the cells accommodates and meets the unique skin/soft tissue integrity needs of each individual throughout the day.

Convenience

All postural adjustments are made while the user is seated, eliminating the need for transfer on and off the chair during the evaluation process.

Education & Evidence

Proof in motion.

The right chair can make all the difference — in your life, in your independence, and in your long-term health. See how we’re using the latest medical research to deliver information that moves everyone in our industry forward.

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What in the construction of an offloading wheelchair cushion allows for pressure redistribution?

Part 5 in our Wound Care Guide series.SeePart 1,Part 2,Part 3, and Part 4.Check out our comprehensive, digital Wound Care Guidehere.

Through the built-in contours of an offloading style cushion, the therapist can help align and stabilize the spine, pelvis, and LEs to allow the pressure and shear forces to be transferred from a smaller surface area to a greater surface area. The contours needed for offloading pressure are:

Offloading vs Immersion: Wheelchair Cushions for Pressure Injuries

Part 4 in our Wound Care Guide series.SeePart 1,Part 2, Part 3.Check out our comprehensive, digital Wound Care Guidehere.

The rule of thumb to minimize peak pressures with the goal of reducing the risk of or healing an existing pressure injury is: remove pressure from a small surface area that cannot withstand constant pressure or shear forces and REDISTRIBUTE it across areas of greater surface area. For example, we can redistribute pressure from the ITs to the femur and as much of the gluteal surface as possible. And we achieve this through either offloading or immersion.
One method is not necessarily better than the other; a therapist must understand what the benefits and considerations are of all methods and choose the best option for each patient. Utilize cushions that through their construction offload or immerse, or combine the principles.
Let’s review in detail the principle of offloading.

The Benefits of Standing for a Wheelchair User

Part 2 in our series focusing on wheelchair solutions for Veterans. See Part 1 here.

If you work in an office setting, you’ll notice that there is an increased push towards standing desks and even treadmill desks. It has been well documented that prolonged sitting affects your health. So, if this is true for able-bodied individuals, it is certainly true for a wheelchair user.

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ROHO® MID PROFILE Single Compartment Cushion

Contact our Customer Support Department:
800-851-3449
orders.roho@permobil.com

Specifications
Medicare code* E2622
Construction flame-resistant, black neoprene (not made with natural rubber latex)
Includes MID PROFILE Single Compartment Cushion, two-way stretch cover, hand inflation pump, repair kit and operation instructions. Optional Heavy Duty cover is available.
Width Widths range from 13.25 in. / 33.5 cm to 20 in. / 50.5 cm
Height 3.25 in. / 8.5 cm. without load
Weight Varies by size, approximately 3 lbs / 1.4 kg (based on 1R99MPC)
Weight Limit There is no weight limit, yet the cushion must be properly sized to the individual.
SKU 1RxxxxMPC
Warranty Cushion: 24 Month Limited Warranty. Cover: 6 Month Limited Warranty.
Accessories Accessories that can be used with the MID PROFILE Cushion:
Contour Base, Planar Solid Seat Insert, Privacy Shield or ROHO Cushion Retainer

*Since U.S. Medicare coding is subject to change, the provider should always confirm the HCPCS code and coverage criteria as part of the client assessment process. For coverage criteria in other countries, consult your local ROHO distributor.

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