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Healthcare Mattresses

Affordable NHS Grade Hospital Healthcare Mattresses

For over 40 years GB Foam Direct have been providing a range of healthcare mattresses and specialist foam products to the Healthcare sector. Whether that be working with Care Homes and Nursing homes in the supply of waterproof or water resistant mattresses or with large hospitals providing a range of NHS Specification Waterproof mattresses or more specialist Pressure Relief medical mattresses.

Why Choose GB Foam For Your Foam Cut To Size?

Our factory is equipped with the latest CNC cutting technology and throughout the years we have employed the most talented freehand foam cutters in the industry. Many members of the team have worked for the company for several decades and their attention to detail and quality control is something that only comes with years of knowledge and experience.

We have many customers who started with us in 1976 and are still working with us today, which we like to think reflects on our vision to be the most dynamic foam converter in our industry. For us no job is too big or too small. We offer the same level of service and delivery whether you are a retail customer ordering one piece of foam from home, or a large manufacturer ordering daily.

GB Foam Celebrating 40 Years in Business
40 Years In BUsiness

GB Foam have been offering foam cut to size from our factory since 1976.

Foam Made In The UK
Hand Made In THe UK

We employ the most talented freehand foam cutters in the industry.

Foam Made In The UK
ISO 9001 Quality

Our team work to the ISO 9001 quality standards to guarantee only the best

Super Fast Foam Delivery
Super Fast Delivery

All orders placed before 11:30am will be despatched for next working day delivery

5 Year Foam Guarantee
5 Year Guarantee

Our foam comes with a 5 year guarantee against faults in manufacture.

Flame Retardant Foam
Flame Retardant

Our entire range of foam exceed UK safety and flammability standards.

Incontinence Mattresses For Care Homes – Nautilus

Nautilus Incontinence Mattresses

GB Foam Healthcare offers an exceptional range of healthcare mattresses, including incontinence mattresses for care homes. If you’re looking for high quality, healthcare mattresses, including incontinence mattresses, look no further than GB Foam Healthcare.

Why it’s Important To Invest in Incontinence Mattresses

Incontinence can occur for a variety of reasons; it can be a bothersome occurrence, but there are ways to lessen the stress it causes on yourself or others. Incontinence can arise at any time. Causes include stress, age, chronic diseases and more.

Incontinence at times, can be alarming, stressful and even embarrassing for the afflicted. There are however ways to lessen these effects. One of the most important things to invest in when attempting to combat against incontinence, is an incontinence mattress. When incontinence does arise, the appropriate healthcare mattresses, can help to lessen repercussions.

Studies show that incontinence is more prevalent in the elderly. If you happen to own or represent a care home, GB Foam Direct can offer you healthcare mattresses at exceptional rates. Investing in a quality incontinence mattress, will prove to benefit all those that are a part of your care home. Firstly, it will relieve stress on residents and secondly, on members of staff. The time it takes to deal with an incontinence occurrence can also be decreased, as such staff time can be managed more effectively. Our water resistant healthcare mattresses, help to ensure that money is being spent more appropriately, by eradicating the need to consistently purchase new healthcare mattresses.

Nautilus Incontinence Mattresses

One of the most popular healthcare mattresses we here at GB Foam Healthcare supply, is our Nautilus range of incontinence mattresses. Fluid which comes into contact with our range of Nautilus mattresses, becomes instantly repelled thanks to its waterproof cover.

It is very important to ensure the prevention of fluid ingress when it comes to mattresses. This is especially the case for healthcare mattresses, where patients or residents are at a higher risk of incontinence. Aside from being unsanitary, soiled mattresses break down at an increased rate, they also greatly increase the likelihood of disease or infection occurring. We’ve developed our Nautilus incontinence mattresses to actively avoid this occurrence. Nautilus contract fabric, is highly breathable and water resistant, making it popular for use in many industries. This includes within student accommodation, nursing homes, holiday camps and more!

These healthcare mattresses are suitable for use in care homes. We designed them to provide those in need with the level of support and comfort required to get a good night’s rest.

Purchase Incontinence Mattresses From GB Foam

If you’re looking to purchase incontinence mattresses, for your care home, nursing home or hospital, be sure to contact GB Foam directly. We are able to offer exclusive trade contacts for businesses within the care industry. This enables you the customer to receive exactly what you need at the very best prices. If you require further information on our healthcare mattresses, our team of experts will gladly offer the advice you need, in order for you to get the ideal product.

The Benefits of Pressure Relieving Mattresses

Pressure Relieving Mattresses Back Pain

Pressure relieving mattresses do exactly what the name suggests; they provide relief from pressure on a person’s body when lying down. We here at GB Foam create pressure relieving mattresses using the most innovative techniques in medical manufacturing. Our healthcare mattresses are tried and tested vigorously, in order to ensure that they meet the highest possible standards. Standards which we have proudly offered our customers for over 40 years.

Undecided as to whether or not a pressure relieving mattress is right for you? Read on as we explore the benefits to owning one.

Who Would Need Pressure Relieving Mattresses?

Generally speaking, our pressure relieving mattresses are used by those who are bed bound due to medical reasons. This may be a temporary situation or a permeant one. Either way, laying down in the same position for an extended period of time, can cause complications. This generally comes in the form of pressure ulcers (bedsores).

Pressure ulcers can arise at any time. Due to the amount of pressure applied to certain areas of the body, blood flow becomes restricted. This, coupled with high levels of friction, is what causes pressure ulcers. Pressure ulcers occur most frequently on prominent areas such as the back of the head, shoulders, elbows, the lower back, buttocks, hips, inner knees, and heels.

Aside from being extremely uncomfortable and painful, pressure ulcers can lead to further more dangerous complications. These complications can range from moderate to life threatening and include bone and joint infections, cellulitis, sepsis and even cancer.

How Can Pressure Relieving Mattresses Benefit Me?

If yourself or somebody in your care is bed bound due to a medical condition, a pressure relieving mattress can benefit them greatly. Traditionally, we treat pressure ulcers by regularly turning a bed bound individual. This is not only uncomfortable and tiring for both those involved, but can also be stress inducing for the afflicted.

We designed our pressure relieving mattresses to distribute applied pressure evenly across the body. As such, there is no need for turning. They provide the high levels of support and comfort that those in need desperately require. We craft them from the finest, most high-quality materials and utilise advanced medical mattress techniques in order to provide exceptional results.

Are Pressure Relieving Mattresses Purely For Medical Purposes?

Traditionally speaking yes, however, we have tested our pressure relieving mattresses on those without medical conditions. Our tests showed great results on the quality of sleep that they received whilst sleeping on our pressure relieving mattresses. As such, we made the decision to offer our pressure relieving mattresses to everybody. If you’d like to take advantage of the exceptional benefits that pressure relieving mattresses can offer you, visit Lion Mattresses. Our Best Mattress offers the same great pressure relieving benefits that our healthcare mattresses do.

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