Health Business News.....

Ebola vaccine may be ready in 2015

Millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready in 2015, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said.

Warning over mental health spending

Local authorities in England are spending "unacceptably low" amounts on mental health prevention services compared to physical health, a charity has warned.

UK and Canada race to develop first Ebola vaccine

News that vaccines to fight Ebola are being developed on both sides of the Atlantic has grabbed global media headlines.


 Health Business Features.....

Savings through smarter procurement

Nick Gerrard of Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust explains how an ambitious savings initiative named Project Spotlight has led to breakthroughs in procurement strategy

A health check for hospital security

Assault against healthcare staff is a growing problem, writes the British Security Industry Association’s Judith Denny, who discusses the measures hospitals can take to ensure safety

Technology to avert clinical ‘never events’

Clinical error continues to contribute to major patient safety incidents that could easily be avoided. GS1 UK’s Chris Doyle explains how using supermarket checkout technology helps promote safety

Going above and beyond hand washing

Occupational hygienists offer value far beyond ensuring good hand hygiene; they evaluate and control hazards in the workplace that represent a real risk to employees. Damien Eaves, occupational hygienist and member of the British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS) reports on this vital role

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 Product Features.....

Cost Effective Nurse Call Systems from Aid Call

With increasing financial pressures facing the healthcare industry, it has never been more important to get more for your money.  Aid Call provide affordable nurse call solutions that do not compromise on security or efficiency and still offer the first class features you would expect.


Vannplastic Ltd are the manufacturers of Wood Polymer Composite (WPC) products under the brand ecodek and are the only UK manufacturer to extrude solid boards.

The Future of Nurse Call

It’s been decided, the future of nurse call will be built on an IP foundation.

Do you see your practices telephony services as the problem or the solution?

Practice managers, receptionists and now a growing number of GP’s across the country, wake to the knowledge that the first few hours of the morning will be a battle against the torrent of calls that will ring their practice


 Supplier Profiles......

The Shred Centre

The health sector handles sensitive personal data on a regular basis. The Data Protection Act places a legal obligation for organisations to ensure that this personal data is handled appropriately throughout the chain of custody.

StandIt Displays

Led by Managing Director Paula Harrison, StandIt Displays is an established project management company with an outstanding track record in helping exhibitors get the most from their investment.

Reisswolf London Ltd

Reisswolf London Ltd is one of the UK’s market leading Secure Confidential Document Destruction specialists based in the South East of England.

Feedwater Ltd

Chlorine Dioxide Legionella Control in the Health Care Sector