Removing ambiguity via smart thinking

Removing ambiguity via smart thinking

ISS has been investing in and developing its healthcare waste capability following an extensive programme of performance benchmarking and market research.
Reliability and long-term protection

Reliability and long-term protection

Haigh says research consistently confirms that single-use macerators are ‘the most efficient and user-friendly means of disposing of human waste for both patients and staff’.
Macerators‘keep drains flowing’

Macerators‘keep drains flowing’

The Vernacare Compact is a new addition to Vernacare’s ‘industry-leading range’ of disposal units, which include the Vortex+ and Vortex models.
A compact choice for safety

A compact choice for safety

A new compact safety sensor for automatic swing doors has been added to GEZE’s suite of activation devices and sensor systems.
Laundry operation with greater peace of mind

Laundry operation with greater peace of mind

Electrolux Professional has launched a new tool –Temp˚Check – designed to help laundry operations eliminate the risk of bacterial infection – by automatically validating that thermal disinfection has taken place.
Keypad facility for ‘intelligent’ access control

Keypad facility for ‘intelligent’ access control

Abloy UK’s recently launched updated version of its SMARTair standalone intelligent access control system comes with keypad functionality, allowing users to quickly and easily program an individual keycode or card on the unit itself.
Harmonious ranges ‘strike the right chord’

Harmonious ranges ‘strike the right chord’

Altro has launched three new complementary flooring ranges, ‘developed to deliver harmonious design possibilities and meet the needs of diverse areas’.
Working With Hospitals The Length And Breadth Of Britain

Working With Hospitals The Length And Breadth Of Britain

“Hospitals choose MAT FM because we provide an outstanding service that combines cost efficiency with experience and engineering expertise.

Designed for the busiest environments

Medicare Systems says its HTM-compliant Nursecall+ range is specifically designed for hospitals, being designed for ease of use, and built to withstand the demands of the busiest hospital environment.

Help always close at hand

Wireless nurse call specialist, Aid Call’s Touchsafe Pro system includes ‘userfriendly’ touchscreens and mesh network technology for increased security, plus the option of emergency or cardiac pullstop configurations, making Touchsafe Pro its most advanced system yet.

Nurse call on the move perfected

With the ability to address patients’ requirements while away from the nurse station enabling nurses to be more responsive and deliver greater efficiency, Wandsworth Healthcare says its IPiN Mobile offering is ‘an innovative solution that offers nurse call functionality on the move’.

Put safety in your hands

As a manufacturer and supplier of high quality alarm systems for over 35 years, SAS has extensive experience in providing protection and safety for staff and service-users.

Flexible, cost-effective, and reliable

Multitone Electronics says its new EkoCare range offers ‘the ultimate in flexible, reliable, and cost-effective wireless nurse call and alarms’.

FusionWare tools that ‘offer more than just nurse call’

Static Systems’ in-house technical teams have developed a range of ‘cost-effective retrofit products’, ‘FusionWare Tools’ – for use with the company’s wired and wireless IP-based nurse call systems – which focus on delivering improvements in three key areas – patient experience, patient safety, and staff workflow.

Stock control streamlined at Addenbrooke’s

Having provided the Cambridge University Hospitals Trust with successful materials management and handling solutions for many years, Medstor was ‘ideally placed’ to design and deliver an effective, bespoke system to help the main theatre department at Addenbrooke’s Hospital improve storage and stock control in its 23 theatres.

No challenge too big

Interfurn says its recent success in operating theatre ultraclean ventilation projects ‘reinforces the reputation for flexibility’ of the specialist company, which says it can create an ultraclean solution ‘regardless of any challenges presented’.

Bespoke touchscreen controls ensure smooth upgrade

A tight schedule for installing touchscreen control panels, PACS viewers, and LED surgical lighting, in four operating theatres at London’s Whittington Hospital proved no obstacle for Bender UK, which successfully completed the challenging nine-day programme for installation and commissioning, including creating bespoke mounting and access arrangements for the control panels.

Towards a fully integrated theatre

Digital integration specialist, S-Cape, has partnered with operating theatre UCV system manufacturer, Howorth Air Technology, on a number of UK hospital installations, such as St George’s Hospital in south London (pictured), and One Healthcare at Hatfield – a new private healthcare facility set to open later this year.

Easing equipment maintenance pressures

‘Integrated healthcare provider’, Core IHS, works with theatre staff to ensure that theatre equipment is properly maintained, ‘and ease the pressure on facilities by preparing them for CQC inspections and ensuring compliance with NatSSIP and LocSSIP Standards for Invasive Procedures’.

‘Integrated package’ for Plymouth Peninsula

The Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre in Plymouth, which provides NHS patients with fast access to elective and diagnostic procedures, has recently invested over £2 m in a third operating theatre and a new endoscopy suite,

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