Australian Medical Sheepskins|NDIS Assistive Technology

Ozwool As4480.1 Australian Medical Sheepskin Underlay

Australian Medical Sheepskin AS4480.1 | OZwool Sheepskin, the Down Under Wool company

Pressure Sore Preventing Urine Resistant MEDICAL SHEEPSKIN -Australian Standard AS4480.1 – Protecting & Comforting Bed & Wheelchair Pads with Australian Medical Sheepskin.

Ozwool Sheepskin is the Down Under Wool manufacturer: Supplying Australian Medical Sheepskin & Merino Wool Products for the Prevention of Pressure Sores, The Australian Standard for medical sheepskin in Australia was developed in 1988.
Ozwool As4480.1 Australian Medical Sheepskin Underlay

Australian Medical Sheepskins|NDIS Assistive Technology in Australia


Our Premium Australian tanned Medical sheepskins conform to the Australian Standard AS4480.1. The two types of medical sheepskin can be identified by their colour, which indicates the washing temperature (High temperature (Green or the 100% Australian processed Natural colour) and Low temperature (Cream colour). Readily available from some providers in natural shape and as underlays. The high-temperature washable options include the curly wool pile option manufactured to the Australian Standard AS4480.1, identified by the red and green stamp or sticker on the hide side and the straight wool pile version.

Causes of Pressure Sores, and how to deal with them.

Ozwool Supplies The 100% Australian Tanned Natural Coloured Australian-As4480 Medical Sheepskin

We are often called by consumers searching for a sheepskin product, either for themselves or a loved one who might be going through medical treatment or simply requiring something to relieve their body’s short-lived or ongoing pressures. At OZwool Medical Sheepskin, we have a great range of premium accredited Australian Medical Sheepskins.

Australia’s leading provider and production of Medical Sheepskin, Design Sheepskin, Child Care Sheepskin – Custom-made Sheepskin. Online because 2000

Ozwool As4480.1 Australian Medical Sheepskin Underlay

Bed Sore Avoidance:

We recommend selecting the premium pressure sore prevention option of the Natural Coloured Australian Medical Sheepskin (AS4480.1).

Our Australian Medical Sheepskin (AS4480.1) and Merino Wool Medical Products are now available here in Australia – delivered to your door and delivered to most worldwide locations, including the UK, USA and Canada.

If you are caring for a bed or chair-ridden person or at risk of developing pressure sores or desire to prevent them, act now before it is too late. Australian Medical Sheepskin AS4480.1 and Merino Medical Wool Products prevent and treat pressure sores, bedsores and decubitus ulcers.

Premium quality Australian Medical Sheepskins (AS4480.1) are the very best readily available. A Natural coloured or green coloured sheepskin with the AS4480.1 stamp or sticker is the BEST and has the preferred healing properties you are searching for to prevent pressure sores.

Always Use the industry developed WOOLSKIN Woolwash for cleaning,  disinfection and conditioning.

Our medical sheepskins are genuine, 100% Australian sustainable natural and medically shown items. Down-Under Wool has developed a track record, since its 1988 beginning, for the supply of just the best Australian Lambskin and Medical Sheepskin Products.

Our primary focus has constantly been on product quality and quality consistency. To achieve this, we proudly choose and stock just the finest sheepskin and lambskin. As a result of this careful attention, our customers delight in the benefits of premium quality products each time. Furthermore, our repeat customers value that the quality of their purchase is the same every time—excellent old-style marketing.

Recently, a client reviewed: “Your Äustralian Medical Sheepskin items are much better than those Tanned in China. Worth the additional expense. We have compared both. Thank you.”.

Together with the ability of the sheepskin to wick wetness and sweat quickly far from the body’s skin, there is steady air circulation between the wool fibres. This airflow between the wool fibres is the sheepskin’s natural capability to assist in creating a constant body temperature. This natural feature means that in the cooler times, you will feel warm, and in the warmer times, it will feel cool, leading to less sweating year-round.

Even weight distribution is necessary for sore pressure avoidance. The 26-30mm wool pile length does this exceptionally well. The wool pile density is an essential property of Our Medical and AS4480.1 Medical Sheepskins. The natural wool fibres of the selected medical sheepskin are soft and springy, allowing the sheepskin to conform quickly to an individual’s body. This assists in alleviating pressure while likewise improving blood circulation. One important thing is that the wool pile is not too soft as it will not support the body and hence not provide the necessary support. With Medical Sheepskin, Softness is not the best option.

Double As4480 Medical-5 Straps

Other factors that add to the advancement of bedsores include an extreme quantity of moisture due to sweating and friction from rubbing against the bedsheets.

Medical sheepskins are used in Hospitals, Aged Care Homes, rehabilitation centres and medical facilities. They are primarily utilised during and after surgical treatment for debilitating injuries and long-term care.

Even Weight Distribution:

The wool fibres of the sheepskin are robust, and they can be bent back and forwards approximately twenty thousand times without breaking, making them the strongest of fibres. The springy fibres keep recuperating into shape, offering ongoing pressure support. The Durable wool fibres and hide strength make medical sheepskin resilient and hold up against more than 200 washes in a commercial laundry.

Our Current Most Popular Australian Medical Sheepskin Items.

Australian Medical Sheepskins (AS4480.1) are not damaged by body fluids and are the only sheepskins ideal for incontinent customers. Blood, urine and faeces will damage the leather backing of all non-UR sheepskins. Woolite might also harm the leather of sheepskins.

Australian Medical Sheepskin pieces are used in wheelchairs, recliners and beds or were required to increase comfort and decrease pressure. It is also great for easing arm-pit and hand pressure when utilising crutches.

Australian Medical Sheepskins And Home Use.

For those restricted to a bed or wheelchair, these extended periods of sitting or lying can cause excellent discomfort, especially with the advancement of pressure wounds such as Bedsores and Ulcers. Our Medical Sheepskin Rugs can reduce this pain by decreasing the pressure points, increasing blood circulation, and regulating body temperature.

Our Medical Sheepskin Rugs are resistant to high temperatures, tolerating heat as high as 80 degrees Celsius in the wash, which is necessary for disinfection and preventing the spread of bacteria. To assist you with washing your Medical Sheepskin Rug, all our Medical Sheepskin Rugs feature an easy-to-follow cleaning guide connected to the back of the rug.

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