AlternateCair Plus

Alternating pressure therapy system (VA only)

The AlternateCair Plus is a unique therapy system that provides pressure redistribution by alternating pressure between adjacent (A-B) air cells. Alternating pressure therapy has been demonstrated to reduce the risk of pressure ulcers as well as being a valuable aid in the treatment of those identified as being at risk of developing pressure ulcers.

Clinical Indications

  • Pressure Relief: Stage I ‐ IV Pressure Ulcers, Rehabilitation, Burns, Neurology, Dermatology, Amputations
  • Pain Management: AIDS, Arthritis, Oncology


Control Unit Therapy Features

  • Alternating pressure therapy enhances patient comfort and wound healing
  • Three modes of operation – Autofirm, Therapy (static) and Alternating
  • Alternating mode alternates the air pressure in adjacent therapy cells automatically on selected 5, 10, or 15 minute cycle
  • Automatic panel lockout to avoid unwanted or accidental adjustment

Mattress Therapy Features

  • Twenty individual therapy cells with 8" deep construction for superior pressure redistribution
  • CairRails mitigate fall risk and provide patients with a safe, secure healing environment
  • Therapy pad with four unique qualities:
    • Fluid proof
    • Moisture vapor permeable
    • Infection control treatment
    • Low friction and shear surface
  • Specially designed CairLock feature allows mattress to remain inflated without any power up to 12 hours
  • Rapid CPR deflation with quick disconnect hose feature at the control unit interface and easy pull CPR flag at head of bed


  • Maximum weight capacity: 350 lb
  • Control unit weight: 12 lb
  • Control unit dimensions: 11.5" W x 7.5" H x 6.5" D
  • Mattress dimensions:
    • 36" W x 80" L x 8" D
    • 36" W x 84" L x 8" D
  • Overlay dimensions: 36" W x 80" L x 4" D
  • Agency approvals: UL classified UL 60601-1 CAN/CSA C22.2 no. 60601-1
  • Electrical specifications: 115 VAC, 60 Hz