One of the most unrecognised weapons to a successful outcome; the right support surface

Thursday, 18 November 2021 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM AEST


Please join our webinar with special guest presenter Ashleigh Fowler from Forté Healthcare on World Wide Stop Pressure Injury Day.

Out of all the many intrinsic and extrinsic factors involved in successful patient outcomes and the management and prevention of pressure injuries, we will taking a deep dive into the support surface. We will discuss the function of the support surface, touching on the different types of mattresses available. To help and motivate us to strive for truly successfully outcomes, we will be examining other critical clinical and lifestyle considerations. Let’s get a better understanding of the surprisingly large role the support surface plays and its impact on patient and caregivers lives!

Ashleigh Fowler is a medical mattress enthusiast with a passion for three things; learn, create, and educate. Ashley’s background is in Business Development and Communications and she has spent the last four years focusing exclusively on the development of support surfaces with Forté Healthcare. Support surfaces are one important link on the complex chain of management and prevention of pressure injuries. Ashleigh’s mission is to make this link in the chain stronger.

By learning from the many stakeholders – from the end-user to the foam producer – Ashleigh participates in creating specialised support surface solutions that utilise new and emerging clinical evidence and mattress technology. Subsequently, Ashleigh has gained extensive experience that she loves to educate others about.


Note: Certificates of attendance will be emailed for anyone attending 80% or more of the webinar.
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