Breakfast in Bed

Clinical Reasoning for Product Matching


Who Should Attend?

Allied Health | Staff Training Personnel | Facility Procurement Officers

Workshops are run at the HospEquip showroom.
Sessions are limited to 6 participants

(We recommend you wear comfortable clothing as you will be sitting in the beds for the workshop)

What Learning Objectives will be covered?

  • Identify and select the appropriate bed type and features required by the client and their carer

  • Demonstrate and describe correct and effective use of a profiling bed and mattress for different situations

  • Identify and select the most appropriate support surface (mattress) for pressure management, function and comfort

  • Directly compare and evaluate products through personally trying them out during the session

Profiling beds:
clinical rationale | features | use

Mattress / Support Surface selection

Principles of PI prevention:
reactive/active action - foam | hybrid | air

Current guidelines on bed positioning for:

  • clinical need
  • repositioning
  • function
  • pressure injury management

Complete product matrix

  • Daily Checks to Reduce PI Risk
    (HospEquip A4)
  • Pressure Care Guide
    (HospEquip Booklet)
  • PPIPA Prevention & Treatment of Pressure Ulcers
    (Quick Reference Guide)
  • Bed & Mattress product information and matrix
  • Clinical Studies
  • Mattress Selection | Hybrids Made Easy - (“How to” Guides)

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