High level disinfection

The latest ultrasound probe high level disinfection innovation featuring an enhanced design, simple and fast workflows plus digital recording keeping has been launched by infection prevention specialist Nanosonics.

Mobile decontamination

Cantel (UK) is working in partnership with EMS Healthcare to offer Quest+ Decontamination; said to be the first of its kind mobile decontamination unit for endoscope reprocessing in the UK.

Point-Of-Care Ultrasound Helps Make Regional Anaesthesia Quicker and Safer, and Improves Patient Comfort

Ultrasound guidance has proven invaluable for the regional neurosurgical centre at the Salford Royal Hospital, helping to improve safety, save time and enhance the patient experience. Jim Corcoran, consultant neuroanaesthetist and clinical director for perioperative care at the hospital, explained.

ProtoCOL 3 for Fast, Automated Identification and Counting of Superbugs

With ProtoCOL 3 clinical microbiologists can in seconds automatically identify and accurately count colonies of superbugs including, Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, MRSA and multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

New Thermosept® X-tra – Outstanding Cleaning Performance With Cost Savings

Mildly alkaline machine detergent based on surfactants and enzymes for the universal cleaning of medical instruments and accessories.

First Global Install Of HORIBA Medical’s New Track-Based Haematology Platform Achieves Quality Accreditation.

Northampton, UK – 4th October 2018 – HORIBA UK Ltd, Medical announces the first global installation of its new HELO high throughput fully automated haematology platform in Torbay Hospital. The Laboratory there has achieved UKAS ISO 15189 accreditation.

Trophon 2 Offers Smart Traceability With Its Simple-To-Use Traceability System For Ultrasound Probe High Level Disinfection.

It captures all the required traceability information and automatically delivers accurate, digital disinfection reports.

Welch Allyn Take 'Completing the Picture' 2018 To Scotland

Completing the Picture has grown in popularity since its inception in 2001, and is now firmly fixed in the calendars of those who manage, maintain or procure medical devices. Completing the Picture is held twice a year with a symposium in Central England and another in Scotland.

Major London Hospital Uses Automated Colony Counter To Accurately Track Antibiotic Resistant Superbugs

Synbiosis, a long-established manufacturer of automated microbiological systems, has announced that its ProtoCOL 3 automated colony counter is being used at a major teaching hospital in London to accurately track the spread of Carbapenem-Resistant bacteria (CRB) superbugs.

A new standard in instrument durability and cutting

Omega Surgical Instrumentshas unveiled its TITANIT range of instruments, offering a superior class of cutting sharpness and economical service costs.

Tackling healthcare associated infections

Infections, particularly those displaying antimicrobial resistance, present a major threat to public health.

Disposable Disinfection Wipes

Environmental cleaning in health and social care environments is a key intervention in infection prevention. By maintaining a clean and sanitary environment, facilities can improve patient satisfaction while reducing the transmission of infections and re-admissions.

Simplify diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis

The new IMMY sõna Aspergillus Galactomannan Lateral Flow Assay is now available in the UK exclusively from Alpha Laboratories.

A new era of Ultrasound

Siemens Healthineers new product portfolio delivers a new era of imaging excellence.

POC ultrasound – a tool to enhance triage in British Superbikes

FUJIFILM SonoSite has recently become an Official Supplier of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship (BSB), providing point-of-care ultrasound systems to support the first-class care of riders and teams competing in the championship.

Approved supplier

A new tender for Sterile Services Consumables has been awarded to Warwick SASCo.

Low temperature, high performance

The SPS Steriliser from BES Healthcare uses vaporised hydrogen peroxide for optimum low temperature sterilisation of a large range of medical devices.

The ultimate compact therapy chair

Ocura’s Ferrara therapy chair combines space saving design with maximum comfort.

The Novaerus Defend 1050 - The Future of Infection Control is Here

Healthcare-acquired infections are a global concern. In Europe alone, 4.5 million episodes of nosocomial infections occur every year. Everyone who visits a healthcare facility, whether long-term or for acute care, is at risk.

Cardiff implements new technology to drive excellence in HIV care

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board – one of the largest NHS organisations in Europe – has invested in a specialised Electronic Patient Record (EPR) solution from Idox Health to deliver efficient, timely care to patients living with HIV.