-- ShearRelief(TM) System fabric is slippery and moves with the patient,
minimizing shear and friction. A unique algorithm automatically
adjusts to help reduce shear and friction when the head of the bed is
-- Bed exit alarms integrated into this mattress help reduce the risk of
falls and are an industry first.
-- Head of Bed Angle Display lets the caregiver know if a patient's head
is above or below the 30-degree point, a key factor in reducing the
incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia.
-- Turn Assist, built into the bed surface, allows caregivers to more
easily reposition patients, easing strain on caregivers and
maintaining patient comfort.
-- QuickStudy(TM) Bed-Side In-Servicing is the first software-based
bed-side display to provide caregivers user instructions and video
demonstrations. This bilingual tool supports the caregiver with an
easy-to-use, touch-screen help tool.
The Hill-Rom(R) E700 Wound Surface (a low air loss therapy surface) will be introduced today at the Clinical Symposium on Advances in Skin and Wound Care Conference (CSWC) being held in Nashville.
ABOUT HILLENBRAND INDUSTRIES, INC.
Hillenbrand Industries is organized into two operating companies serving the health care and funeral services industries.
Hill-Rom is a leading worldwide manufacturer and provider of medical
technologies and related services for the health care industry, including
patient support systems, non-invasive therapeutic products for a variety of
acute and chronic medical conditions, medical equipment rentals, and
workflow information technology solutions. Hill-Rom's comprehensive product
and service offerings are used by health care providers across the health
care continuum in hospitals, extended care facilities and home care
settings to enhance the safety and quality of
|SOURCE Hillenbrand Industries, Inc.|
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