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First Step Select™ Heavy Duty Overlay

The First Step Select™ Heavy Duty Overlay combines Low Air Loss Therapy and GORE® Medical Fabric to help prevent skin breakdown. The overlay may be used with standard mattresses for patients weighing up to 650 lbs.

Features & benefits
The First Step Select Heavy Duty Overlay offers a wide range of features and benefits designed to manage the skin environment and distribute interface pressures:
  • Low Air Loss Therapy provides airflow to help maintain skin temperature control and manage moisture
  • GORE Medical Fabric helps maintain skin integrity by keeping it cool and dry while serving as an effective barrier to fluid and bacteria
  • Bedside controls allow easy patient and caregiver access to bed functions
  • Side support cushions provide added safety and enhance patient comfort
  • Adjustable straps provide better attachment and fit to standard frames
Product Usage

  • Patients weighing between 250 and 650 lbs. (including accessories)
  • Bariatric patients at risk or suffering from pressure ulcers
  • Any bariatric patient using a static mattress that would benefit from a pressure redistribution surface
  • Unstable cervical, thoracic and/or lumbar fracture
  • Cervical and skeletal traction
  • Patients with total weight in excess of 650 lbs. (including accessories)
Please see product labeling and instructions for use for risks, precautions, warnings and detailed operating instructions prior to use.


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