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National Association of Healthcare Fire Officers Annual Conference

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National Association of Healthcare Fire Officers Annual Conference

We had a fantastic time at the NAHFO (National Association of Healthcare Fire Officers) Annual Conference held at Redworth Hall Hotel, County Durham, where we showcased some of our range of emergency evacuation equipment. We had some new products and some very familiar faces for delegates attending this year including our dear friend Bertie the Bariatric Bear who was looking for a new home - winner to be revealed soon!

Thank you to everyone who stopped by to see us, we look forward to seeing you all again soon.

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Hospital Aids runners up at the Medilink UK Business Awards

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Hospital Aids runners up at the Medilink UK Business Awards

We are thrilled to announce that Hospital Aids were awarded a runner up spot at last night's Medilink UK Business Awards ceremony, held at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry, for export achievement.

This recognition is testimony to the fantastic hard work put in by the whole team as a unit - particularly over the last two/three years, as the company has gone from strength to strength in various export markets.

International Sales and Marketing Director Steve Clark commented;

“On behalf of the board of director I’d like to thank our whole team for their hard work and dedication over the…

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A small act of kindness can make a big difference!

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A small act of kindness can make a big difference!

Hospital Aids is one company who understands that sometimes the smallest of gestures can make a big impact in a person’s life. Our recent encounter with Mondley Mathew Oommen and his family is one such story that teaches us exactly that.....

In January 2014, Mondleys Daughter sustained serious injuries after falling from 5 storey building in Kuwait.

Nincy, then 19 years old, suffered multiple injuries in the incident including kidney damage - which resulted in the removal of her right kidney, and severe injury to her thoracic spine. Unfortunately for Nincy, a small fragment of bone penetrated her spinal cord…

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Medilink UK Healthcare Business Awards finalists announced

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Medilink UK Healthcare Business Awards finalists announced

As you may remember, back in June last year, Hospital Aids were honoured with the ‘2015 Medilink East Midlands Export Achievement Award’ for outstanding performance in international trade.

Throughout the year, Medilink organisations have been awarding companies from across the regions, for their achievements within the medical technology and healthcare sector. The events celebrate excellence in the sectors and give local companies the opportunity to demonstrate their ongoing commitment to world-class quality and excellence.

The regional award winners were automatically put forward for the prestigious ‘Medilink UK Healthcare Business Awards’ which are being held during the Med Tech Innovation Expo…

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Tragic deaths in care homes caused by smoking.

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Tragic deaths in care homes caused by smoking.

An inquest has opened into the recent death of 60 year old Malcolm Brown, who was found on fire in his wheelchair outside a care home, Derbyshire.

It is understood that Mr Brown, a resident of the care home, had gone outside in his wheelchair, unsupervised, to have a cigarette shortly before he caught alight.

Derby and South Derbyshire Coroners court heard how a healthcare assistant was alerted to the scene by Mr Browns screams shortly before 1pm on Monday 15th February.

The man used an extinguisher to put out the flames, but tragically Mr Brown was declared dead by…

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Arab Health 2016 Success

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Arab Health 2016 Success

This year’s Arab Health Exhibition and Congress, was another great opportunity for Hospital Aids to showcase its product range and share its 30+ years of experience, in fire safety and emergency evacuation within the healthcare sector, to visitors from around the globe.

Arab Health, which was held at Dubai’s world trade convention and Exhibition centre 25 – 28th January, is the largest healthcare exhibition & medical congress in the Middle East and second largest in the world.

The Event, which was the 41st Arab Health trade show, saw more than 4,000 companies exhibiting their latest innovations to more than 130,000…

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Arab Health 2016

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Arab Health 2016

It's been a busy start to the year for us here at Hospital Aids and we are very excited about the months ahead.

Next week we are kicking off our exhibition season with Arab Health, which is being held in Dubai at the International Convention & Exhibition Centre, 25th - 28th January.

The Arab Health Exhibition & Congress is the largest healthcare exhibition & medical congress in the Middle East and second largest in the world.

The four day event will be attended by more than 13,000 delegates from around the globe. Delegates can expect to see - 20 conferences…

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Emita's spotlight is on Hospital Aids.

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Emita's spotlight is on Hospital Aids.

The East Midlands International Trade Association (emita) is an independent not for profit association established to promote international trade and export expertise amongst the region's businesses.  

Each month the Emita team nominate a member to interview and showcase  on the emita website and in the monthly newsletter in a 'Spotlight on' feature - which provides Emita with the opportunity to recognise and thank a member for their loyalty and support of the Association’s events and activities.

This months 'Spotlight' is on Hospital Aids.

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Safety Product Search

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Safety Product Search

Hospital Aids can now be found on 'Safety Product Search'

Safety Product Search is the next generation of product guide for the industrial health and safety industries.

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Busy year of exhibitions for Hospital Aids

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Busy year of exhibitions for Hospital Aids

Hospital Aids has had a very busy year showcasing our range of emergency evacuation and rescue equipment at various events, with a special focus on our newest innovation the EMS Bariatric EvacMat - "Designed by the emergency services for the emergency services", which was launched at the Emergency Services Show in September last year (2014).

To start the year on a high note, we attended the annual 'National Association of Healthcare Fire Officers Conference’, at the Hilton Hotel, Blackpool, where we received the NAHFO 2015 Innovation Award for the introduction of the Bariatric EvacMat (parent product to the EMS EvacMat)…

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