Latest News - Last updated 17th June 2020
27th April -
The week started with
further urgent NHS Covid 19 orders for quantities of our Patient Sliders
. These orders were despatched with an overnight courier service, arriving at the
NHS staging facility within 18 hours of leaving our factory warehouse.20th April -
Bulk order of MEDesign Patient Handling Slings
for deployment on Ambulances
in the UK NHS fleet have left the factory here in Southport today.
14th April -
Patient Sliders shipped out to NHS PTS Patient Transport Services
based in Wales to facilitate the movement of patients between hospital and home.
A repeat Covid order for MEDesign Patient Sliders
was received this morning from NHS Procurement Services. This order
was fast tracked through our production system to ensure it was
available for despatch by our warehouse team this afternoon
ensuring that possible delays caused by the bank holiday weekend do
not delay final delivery to the clinicians and care teams.
8th April -
Following a telephone call received by our sales office this morning, we are proud to have been able to turn around an urgent NHS Covid order for
a quantity of our MEDesign Patient Sliders
for NHS South of England Procurement Services. Unfortunately the
usual supply sources are currently unable to fulfill the immediate
requirement quoting estimated lead times of at least 8 to 10 weeks.
MEDesign has been able to complete the entire order ready for
despatch within the factory working day and the consignment of
product will be shipped from our warehouse tomorrow for immediate
use by front line NHS clinicians and care teams.
We are humbled at this time as a true British based healthcare manufacturing company to be able to support medical facilities and government bodies, both here in the UK and also in overseas countries, with the ongoing supply of our range of healthcare and patient handling products.
Since the last two weeks of March consignments of product including the
MEDesign Patient Slider
MEDesign Slide Sheets
MEDesign Patient Handling Sling
MEDesign Patient Hand Blocks
have been shipped direct from our factory here in Southport to Ambulance and Hospital Trusts throughout the UK and to overseas stockists and healthcare providers in countries including Hong Kong,
Ireland, Italy, Malta and the Netherlands.
As a manufacturer of essential medical and healthcare products our factory and warehouse remains open and fully operational with both domestic and export orders being processed and despatched on a daily basis.
And, if you are now working from home and suddenly find that you are having to deal with back pain issues then
please do the sensible thing and rather than spending excessive
amounts of money on so called specialist seating task chairs first
take a look at the
ubiquitous MEDesign Backfriend
which may well be the perfect, value for money, solution to your problems. Our sales office and mail order service to customers here in the UK remains open for business as well.
If you need our assistance and think any of our products would prove to be of value in your own situation then please get in touch and we will do our very best to help.