The GS Cushion is an adjustable wheelchair cushion with built-in growth options for kids. The GS is designed to grow with the user and features a large well cutout where they will begin sitting at the front of, as they grow the shelf extension can be added to increase the front length of the cushion. The cushion is available with a selection of 5cm and 7.5cm positioning components, including lateral pelvic supports, lateral thigh supports, medial thigh supports, and additional shelf extensions. The JAY Flow fluid ensures proper fluid placement according to the user’s body shape and position, to protect the skin and tissue. The GS cushion is protected by a machine washable outer layer and 3DX spacer fabric that promotes airflow for skin protection.
Contoured Foam Base with Built-In Growth and Easy Modifications
The GS is designed to adapt and adjust, maintaining proper support for the user as they grow. Ideal for growing children and young adults, the GS features a large well cutout that allows the user to sit at the front of the cushion to start. As they grow, the shelf extension can be added to increase the front length of the cushion to provide additional support for longer leg lengths.
Its contoured, closed cell foam base requires zero maintenance, is highly durable, and can be easily modified in the field, while contracture cutouts help to protect the lower extremities.
Extensive Selection of Positioning Components
The GS is available with an extensive selection of 2″ and 3″ positioning components, including lateral pelvic supports, lateral thigh supports, medial thigh supports, and additional shelf extensions. Positioning components can be ordered pre-installed or can be added at a later time.
The GS’s foam base is topped with loop-side VELCRO® that allows the positioning components to be moved and rearranged as the child grows.
JAY Flow™ Fluid Insert
The GS features a zero-maintenance JAY Flow™ fluid insert, which conforms to each individual’s shape, adjusts to sitting positions, and ensures proper fluid placement beneath bony prominences to help protect the skin from breakdown. Its oversized design accommodates the foam base as it adapts with the user.
Stretch Cover with X-STATIC® Fiber and 3DX Spacer Fabric
The GS pediatric wheelchair cushion includes a machine-washable stretch outer cover that utilizes X-STATIC® fiber to naturally inhibit bacterial growth. A layer of 3DX spacer fabric promotes airflow for additional skin protection. Its waterfall seam reduces skin irritation at the front of the cushion to provide increased comfort.
The GS can also be ordered with an extra cover.