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B. Braun Medical education arm celebrates 25 years

Sheffield-based Aesculap Academia UK is celebrating 25 years of delivering world-class medical and surgical education. The Centre, which forms the educational arm of B. Braun Medical Ltd, has an international reputation for providing continuing education around cutting-edge topics, techniques and thinking to a wide range of health care professionals. These include trainee

Orchard Care Homes gives residents a walk down memory lane

Staff at Lofthouse Grange & Lodge Care Home in Wakefield were tasked by Home Manager, Marsha Tuffin, to produce memory boxes in their first in-house challenge. Over four weeks, they were split into six teams and charged with creating a themed memory box for residents to enjoy time and time again.

Bluetree Group donates 20,000 face masks to local hospices

Rotherham-based Bluetree Group has donated a year’s supply of its medical grade face masks to local hospices, Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice and Martin House Hospice. Bluetree Group, the first UK business to manufacture type IIR surgical face masks, chose Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice as its Charity of the Year in 2019.

Medtech firm launches to help companies create safer working environments

A new engineer-led work safety business, headquartered in Yorkshire, that uses the latest technologies and applications to combat pathogens, has launched to help organisations create safer, cleaner working environments post-COVID. Having worked within the medical technology sector for the last 12 years, sister and brother, Samantha and Jamie Moore have set

Paragon invests to protect cancer care team

One of the UK’s leading animal hospitals has invested in state-of-the-art safety equipment to protect staff from the dangers of handling harmful cancer drugs. Paragon Veterinary Referrals in Wakefield, Yorkshire, has purchased a £12,000 cytotoxic safety cabinet to ensure its oncology team is shielded from exposure to toxic drugs while delivering

Ideal Key workers are proud to say ‘we care’

Residential care provider, Ideal Carehomes, which operates Greenacres in Holmfirth,  has teamed up with the nationwide ‘We Care’ initiative which aims to highlight the dedication of those who work in the care sector. ‘We Care’ recently launched bright badges as a way to show appreciation for the hundreds and thousands of

Beverley skincare doctor contributes to book on scarring

After over a decade of writing scientific papers for academic and skincare industry journals, a respected Beverley skincare doctor has contributed to a book on scarring. Dr Katerina Steventon wrote an article on ‘Scarring and The Epidermal Barrier' in the book ‘Scars, Adhesions and the Biotensegral Body' that was edited by