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Natural Medical Sheepskin Rug|OZwool Australian Sheepskin

OZwool AS4480.1 Australian Medical Sheepskin Underlay The Best Bedsore Underlay. A Medical Bed pad or Medical bed overlay to suit any bed. What is medical sheepskin?

Australian Medical Sheepskin Rug

Our Medical Sheepskins Rugs are 100% medical-grade Australian sheepskin hides. Available in High Temperature and regular Temperature Washable options. Medical Sheepskins ease pressure points which can assist in decreasing bed sores, aches, and discomforts.

OZwool Hospital Grade Medical Sheepskin Overlays

The Premium quality Australian Medical Sheepskins (AS4480.1) are the BEST available. A sheepskin with the AS4480.1 stamp is available in the Australian Tanned Natural Colour or the Traditional green Colour. These are the best and have the restorative properties you are searching for to prevent pressure sores.

Always wash your Medical Sheepskin with the Sheepskin Tannery developed WOOLSKIN Woolwash for superior disinfection and conditioning.

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OZwool AS4480.1 Australian Medical Sheepskin Underlay
As4480.1 Medical Sheepskin

Medical Sheepskin Plates or Medical Sheepskin Underlays

Australian Medical Sheepskin (AS4480.1) and Merino Wool Sheepskin Medical Products are now available worldwide from OZwool Australian Sheepskin. If you are caring for a person who is developing a pressure sore or wishes to avoid pressure sores, act now before it is far too late. Pressure sores can be incapacitating, really unbearable, and may take up to 6 months to recover. 

Australian Medical Sheepskin AS4480.1 and OZwool Australian made Merino Wool Sheepskin Products help avoid and deal with pressure sores, bedsores and decubitus ulcers. Our Sheepskin is outstanding for individuals who have “night sweats”- the wool wicks the wetness far from the body and assists to keep the skin dry and comfortable. Medical Sheepskin|Purchase Pressure Care Sheepskin for Disabled & Elderly

Ozwool Australian Sheepskin is a Queensland Manufacturer and a major Australian Manufacturer, Supplier and developer of exceptional quality Medical Sheepskin and Merino Lambswool  items.  Ozwool Supply the NDIS, Hospitals, Aged Care Homes, Children’s Hospitals, Veteran Affairs Suppliers, and Aged Care providers Australia Wide

We can Custom Manufacture as required. All of our medical sheepskins are genuine, 100% Australian sustainable products that are natural and medically proven. We are specialists in the supply of medical bed underlays: overlays, Merino lambswool products and Australian Medical Sheepskins.

OzWool has developed credibility, given our over 40 years of involvement with the Australian Sheepskin Industry. We are well known for supplying the absolute best Australian Lambskin and Medical Sheepskin Products.

OZwool Australian Sheepskin recommends the AS4480.1 Medical Sheepskin – Available in Natural or Green colour. Its highly supportive wool pile and fibre density are even over the entire surface area of the Hide. These are Urine and Blood Resistant and HiTemp washable. Our As4480.1 Medical Sheepskins are highly recommended for incontinent users.

Even Weight Distribution:

Our primary focus has always been on the consistency of product quality and craftsmanship. To attain this, we happily select and stock just the finest Sheepskin and lambskin. As a result of this careful attention, our consumers enjoy the benefits of exceptional quality products whenever. Our repeat customers appreciate that the quality of their purchase is the very same, every time—great old fashioned marketing.

Medical Sheepskin has been used in Aged Care Homes, assisted living homes and healthcare facilities from the early 1960s. Since then, the Australian Medical Sheepskin AS 4480.1 has proven to be a valuable solution.

These AS4480.1 hides are identified by their distinctive red and green stamp on the leather. This stamp means that only the very best sheepskins are selected, and just these are tanned so that they are HiTemp washable and blood and Urine Resistant. Medical Sheepskins and medical sheepskin pads have remarkably high wool pile densities, making them efficient in exceptional body support.

Our select Medical sheepskins have had the wool pile trimmed to over 26mm for maximum pressure care. Research has revealed that 26mm is the optimum pile height for optimal pressure care and reduction of wool pile shear. Medical sheepskins are tanned to ensure simple cleansing and disinfection while keeping the flexibility of the leather. This flexibility enables a medical sheepskin to conform to any surface area, be it a bed, a chair or a bandaged foot.

OZwool supplies the 100% Australian Tanned natural coloured australian-as4480 medical Sheepskin

Australian AS4480.1 Medical Hides are Available as Single Hide, Double Hide, Quad Hide or as a size to suit your needs


Specialised Sheepskin hide tanning and finishing results in a Sheepskin with a smooth, soft and breathable leather back. Australian Medical Sheepskins are sanitised during the tanning procedure, making them microbial resistant. Unlike many sheepskins on the market, Australian Medical Sheepskin (AS4480.1) was developed for high-temperature hospital washing as many as 50 washes. Naturally, they will last much longer with ongoing care. Australian Hello Temperature Medical Underlays (AS4480.1-1998).

If you consider getting an Australian Medical sheepskin, please call us on 1300 723 051 to get the correct information.

There has been much confusion over the various types of medical sheepskins. Here at, we provide the most incredible series of Medical sheepskins in Australia. Do not be confused with wool on backing or other manufactured products. We are talking Natural Australian Sheepskins.

Medical Sheepskin Underlay from Australian Made Sheepskin.

Washable Sheepskin

The 100% Australian Medical grade sheepskin underlays are best for comfort and healing. The medical rug’s extra thick pile increases blood circulation, prevents bedsores, and more. The most typical locations of use are beds and wheelchairs. They can also be used on recliners, chairs, and sofas.

Regular temperature washable Medical Sheepskin rugs can be cleaned in temperatures up to 40 degrees Celsius. The Hi-Temp washable Medical Sheepskin rugs can be washed in hot water (up to 80 degrees Celsius). We recommend washing with what the tanneries recommend: the woolskin Woolwash & Shampoo product that does not strip the natural oils out of the skin and conditions the leather. Select the gentle cycle on your washing machine and hang flat in the SHADE to dry in a well-aired place to prevent shrinkage.

Unlike most sheepskins on the market, Australian Medical Sheepskin (AS4480.1) are guaranteed for up to 50 washes. Sheepskin Underlay for Prevention of Pressure Sores.

The medical profession has long considered Sheepskin the most effective pressure sore

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