RECENT PRODUCT NEWS
UK-based clinical equipment manufacturer, Anetic Aid, has launched a lightweight, highly manoeuvrable stretcher with exceptional head-end surgical access, offering an ideal solution for transport, treatment and recovery in ophthalmology departments.
NHS Orkney has extended its use of neQis independent monitoring solutions, adding continuous particle monitoring for the clean room of its central decontamination unit. Now all the department’s key parameters are continuously monitored using neQis solutions - independent product release, pressure, temperature, humidity, rinse water conductivity, RO system and, most recently, cleanroom particle counters.
CMR Surgical (CMR) – the global surgical robotics business – and West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (WHTH) announce that WHTH will be the first in the UK to install two Versius® Surgical Robotic Systems.
Innova Care Concepts claims that against a backdrop where – according to NICE data, an estimated 300,000 patients in England develop a healthcare-associated infection (HCAI) annually – its new automated Bed Washing System will ‘completely change how beds are cleaned in hospitals nationwide’.
The air we breathe at home, at school, at work and especially in care-critical environments such as hospitals is responsible for the spread of microorganisms and as such, a common vector for the transmission of harmful pathogens that pose a risk of causing infection and illness.
This year, we are excited to be hosting two conferences, the EBME conference, and the Operating Theatre conference. The 2022 EBME Expo will be open to delegates for 2 days with the focus being on innovations in medical equipment technology and maintenance on day one, and medical equipment management, procurement, and training on day two.
Nowadays, increasing demands for technological innovation and precision have given rise to interoperability in operating rooms. However, communication limitations between surgeons and surgical team members, especially during surgery, can in some instances hinder operating room performance.
A pioneering digital platform, which uses cutting-edge AI technology to analyse patients’ experience of care, could help healthcare organisations identify where and how to improve the patient experience, which remains a key aim for the NHS.
Solutions from BiocareUV will be showcased at the Infection Prevention and Control Conference and exhibition, taking place at the National Conference Centre, Birmingham, on the 26-27 April 2022.
Mackwell Health, part of the Mackwell Group, has announced plans to demonstrate its UV-C disinfection technology solutions at this year’s Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Conference, of which Mackwell Health is a main sponsor. This marks a significant step toward fulfilling the company’s vision to provide innovative solutions in the field of Infection Control.
Nanosonics is hosting a ‘Decontamination of Ultrasound Probes Study Day’, at Ardencote Hotel, Warwick, on Wednesday 6th April 2022, following the success of its 2019 session.
The Ultra-V decontamination robot combines ultraviolet-c (UV-C) technology with pioneering, patented Spectrome technology to achieve a consistent, measurable and independently validated reduction in pathogens of up to >log5.
The NEQIS steriliser safety detection system stops the release of ‘non-sterile’ loads. In the working environments of sterile services departments, it is still possible that an operator can release a non-sterile load in a single door steriliser without it being processed through a validated cycle.