Skil-Care Heel Float Boot
Skilcare Heel Float Boot is designed to lift the heel up to eliminate pressure and sores from forming. The Heel Floats over an air cavity for absolutely no pressure. The air circulation helps to aid healing of existing ulcers. Foam cushioned sides protect lateral and medial malleoli. Comes with a Water-based gel insert which lowers pressure beneath ankle. The purpose of the Skil-Care Heel Float boot is to off-load the heel by suspending it over an air cavity. This eliminates pressure and prevents the formation of pressure ulcers and aids in the healing of existing sores. The Heel Float boot includes a water-based gel pack that relieves pressure beneath the ankle. The gel may be heated or cooled for hot/cold therapy.
- Very soft, Cozy Cloth cover reduces skin shear and wicks away moisture.
- Completely Launderable, reusable, and guaranteed for six months.
- Sold by the each
Skil-Care product codes and sizes available
|Product Number||Product Name||Size||Ankle Diameter|
|503034||Heel Float Boot
|503035||Heel Float Boot||Medium
|503036||Heel Float Boot||Large
Can the gel pack inside be removed and put in the freezer?
Answer - No, The gel pack is safe to be used in the refrigerator, but not the freezer. Do not put gel pack in microwave. The heel float has a pocket where the gel pack can be removed. A Velcro flap holds it in place.
What is the gel pack in the heel float boot made of?
The gel pack is a water-based gel that can be used for hot/cold therapy.
How long can I were the Heel float boot without removing it?
The Heel Float boot should be removed every 8 to 12 hours and check the skin for ischemia or discoloration.
Can I wash the Heel Float Boot?
The Heel Float boot can be washed and dried at temperatures that should not exceed 180° F or 82° C. Do not use chlorine bleach. Remove gel pack before laundering.