Entries by Nathan Thompson

We’re on our way to Reutlingen!

We are on our way to Germany, Reutlingen to be precise. Attending this Intensive Care Care symposium, we will be alongside our colleagues at Hanse-Medizintechnik, who we represent in the UK. Nathan and Robert will be practicing their Deustcher Sprechen on the way over!

Why does length of stay matter?

KingstonHospitalposter The difference that early mobilisation can make, to all stakeholders involved in Acute Care is well documented: Patients benefit from shortened recovery times, and increased functional strength upon discharge Hospitals and staff benefit from freeing up bedspace for other patients Costs are reduced with efficiency gains Interested in seating that can help with an […]

Why you need to be bothered about MedTech Compliance!

WHAT IS NON-COMPLIANCE AND WHY DOES IT MATTER? In the Medical Equipment market, there are sadly many anomalies which lead to non-compliance, sometimes deliberately, sometimes inadvertently which leads to unregulated equipment being placed on the market. Typical examples of non-compliance are: Having no CE marking at all CE marking inappropriately, i.e. claiming conformity to “furniture” […]

#fit2sit – reducing length of stay in the NHS

#sit2fit is an initiative by NHS Improvement – find out more here Care-Med is a long-time supporter of innovations in efficiency, and can help hospitals looking to increase throughput with versatile seating that can replace chairs, trolleys, stretchers and beds – minimise transfers, reduce unnecessary equipment provision!  

New website coming soon…

Here is our new WordPress website platform. Our website host carried out a major upgrade to their server last weekend, but unfortunately the data import was corrupted and the backup was unable to be properly used. However our main site in its basic form is back up and running and over the next week we […]