Company - About Us

For more than 30 years, Span-America Medical Systems has offered the industry's most comprehensive line of specialty solutions for pressure management and patient positioning.

In 2017, Span-America was acquired by Savaria Corporation, a leading North American manufacturer of home elevators, ceiling lifts, wheelchair platform lifts and accessible vehicles. The vision of Savaria is to help improve the mobility of people - in the home and in public spaces. Savaria is a publicly traded  company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:SIS).

Recognized in medical facilities throughout North America, Span-America's clinically proven product lines include:

  • PressureGuard therapeutic mattress systems
  • Geo-Mattress therapeutic mattress systems
  • Geo-Matt overlays and seat cushions
  • Span+Aids patient positioners
  • Isch-Dish wound care seating products
  • Selan skin care products

These products are sold through hundreds of dealers and distributors in the US and Canada.

The company also manufactures and markets specialty foam products for the consumer market and custom components for industrial customers. Read more about the history of Span-America's medical and custom product set.

Span-America's corporate headquarters and principal manufacturing facility is located in Greenville, South Carolina. This facility, which encompasses nearly 200,000 square feet, is located on a 13-acre site. The company also operates a distribution center in Salt Lake City, UT.

70 Commerce Center
Greenville, SC 29615
864-288-8692 fax

Mission Statement:

Span-America Medical Systems, Inc. will create superior value for customers and stakeholders by:

providing clinical and financial solutions to the individuals and customers we serve through the supply of innovative, branded medical products to targeted health care settings,

pursuing selected non-medical markets for our proprietary medical technologies that offer opportunities for profitable growth,

creating a positive work environment for employees that fosters personal and professional development.