Prescribing Pressure Cushions




The ability to confidently assess and prescribe pressure cushions is a core skill for clinicians working with clients within the community and aged care settings.

This on-demand training is approximately 30 minutes (25 minutes to be exact!) and covers:

  • The purpose of pressure cushions & common risk factors
  • Introduction to cushion materials including air; gel & foam
  • Assessment process including decision making tree to support choice for equipment trials
  • Consideration of cushion features to address functional needs