Pressure ulcers, also known as decubititus, are a result of pressure cutting off capillary circulation in the skin and sub-cutaneous layers. Pressure ulcers are largely preventable and are considered Never Events by CMS (Medicare) and many other payers/carriers. The cost of remedy is non-reimbursable and borne by the facility. AliMed’s range of pressure management products including cushions; mattresses and pads affords a level of pressure management to reduce the potential of pressure ulcers.