Note: This is a mattress that replaces the mattress on the BariMaxx II bed. In some cases, it replaces the need for the BariAir bed. Rental must be coordinated with the equipment room.


  • Prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers

  • Large patients who are difficult to turn

  • Large patients using a static mattress that would benefit from a pressure relief surface

  • Patients whose body weight and size pose a significant risk or care management issue to the patient or staff during the performance of routine nursing care

  • Large patients weighing up to 1,000 lbs.


  • Unstable cervical, thoracic and/or lumbar fracture

  • Cervical and skeletal traction

  • Total weight in excess of 1,000 lbs.