ROHO® DRY FLOATATION® Bariatric Kit

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Cell sections extend the width of ROHO DRY FLOATATION Mattress Overlay to fit bariatric bed sizes.

Works in conjunction with a standard size ROHO DRY FLOATATION Mattress Overlay to widen the mattress for use with bariatric bed frames. Add-on sections all the bariatric individual to experience the therapeutic benefits of the ROHO DRY FLOATATION technology.  No user weight limit.

In the United States, the ROHO DRY FLOATATION Mattress Overlay is distributed through Moxi Enterprises, LLC.

www.moxiusa.com / 800-942-7678

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Part2 in our blogseries focusing on Pediatric Mobility Solutions and the TiLite Pilot. See Part 1 here.

Last week we took a look at the several limitations in the overall design of traditional pediatric self-propelled manual mobility. From overall weight of the setup to how a short wheel base impacts stability and propulsion, these limitations can be devastating for our young clients. In order to solve these limitations, it’s important to understand how children gain independent mobility along with some of the physiology behindthe importance of improving pediatric manual mobility design.

Limitations in Pediatric Manual Wheelchair Options

Part1 in our blogseries focusing on Pediatric Mobility Solutions and the TiLite Pilot.

It has been well established that the importance of self-initiated mobility is essential to a child’s development. The ability to determine when and where you would like to move impacts multiple body systems. This self-directed mobility can positively influence a child’s ability to locate and track objects in their environment, understand movement planning, improve communication, and enhance emotional and cognitive development. With the TILite Pilot, we are creating an opportunity to support these developmental milestones through self-initiated manual wheeled mobility.

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Everyone has experienced an ergonomic seat design at some time or another. If you look at the seats in our cars, offices or even in waiting rooms ergonomic design is used because those making the chairs understand that the more the chair contours and fits a person, the less work the person must do to maintain good posture. Ergonomic seating has been underutilized in manual wheelchair design because we have customarily been dependent on cushions and backrests for postural support and positioning. We’ve also used linear seat slope as a method of providing pelvic stability, but this comes with important considerations. So, what is the difference between using traditional linear seat slope and ergonomic seating? We will take a closer look at the differences and show you why ergonomic seating is an amazing advancement in seating design for a person using a manual wheelchair.

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ROHO® DRY FLOATATION® Bariatric Kit

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

Specifications
Medicare code E0371 - Group 2 Support Surfaces
Includes DRY FLOATATION sections (4 sections with snaps), width extenders with snaps, bariatric reusable mattress overlay cover, operation manual, product registration card, dual action hand pump, repair kit
SKU BARIxxSYSC
Height Approximately 3.25 in. / 8.5 cm without load
Length 75 in. / 190.5 cm
Weight BARI39SYSC: 36.5 lbs / 16.5 kg
Weight Limit Description There is no weight limit for the Standard Overlay or Bariatric Overlay, yet they must be properly sized to the bed mattress and areas of the individual that require skin/soft tissue protection must be supported by the Standard Overlay or Bariatric Overlay.
Warranty Mattress: 2 Year Limited Warranty; Cover 6 Month Limited Warranty.

*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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