One of the most common injuries due to long periods of hospitalization in bed are pressure ulcers or bedsores. It
is skin wounds caused by the pressure of the patient’s body on the bed to keep the same position for extended periods. Normally, the most affected areas of the body are bony protrusions (elbow, heel, ankle, leg, shoulders ...) and can affect patients of any age. This situation causes the patient’s hospital stay to increase considerably treat these wounds, and by extension the cost of treatment, so it is vital to take preventive measures.
Salvapad products are designed to absorb pressure from the protruding parts of the body, minimizing the damage it can cause to the skin. Due to its anatomical shape and the use of hypoallergenic, breathable and soft touch materials, it allows the patient to maintain a comfortable position and they are a fast, ef cient and economic way to prevent bedsores.
In any area of life, the protection is very important, even as much as prevention. And of course, hygiene is also a key aspect of patient care. So in Medicare System we know what it takes for patients to receive their care required, and we offer this section with related products and Health Protection.
Textiles are products that will be very useful to ensure maximum patient comfort and hygiene, as well as protection against some elements that may be uncomfortable, all supervised by the caregiver.