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Assured Clip Sling Security With UniQare Slings

Clip sling innovations for global users Whilst loop attachments tend to be the most popular method of attaching slings on to a spreader bar in the UK, there are still many users and carers throughout the globe who prefer and use a manual or powered cradle with clip attachment. This, therefore, makes clip innovations [...]

By | 2018-10-23T17:17:47+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|Ceiling Hoists, International Blogs|Comments Off on Assured Clip Sling Security With UniQare Slings

Dispelling the whispers; Discover how Changing Places can be cost effective

Changing Places Toilets can change lives; allowing access to places most of us take for granted and offering dignity and basic human rights to some of the most vulnerable people. With Ceiling Hoist systems and electrically height adjustable equipment, such as the adult sized Changing Table and often a Washbasin, they [...]

By | 2018-10-15T10:23:11+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Changing Tables, Ceiling Hoists, Changing Places, Builders & Contractors Technical Information|Comments Off on Dispelling the whispers; Discover how Changing Places can be cost effective

One Step Back, Two Steps Forward; Fleet Services Changing Places Rebuilt After Fire

One step back, two steps forward; Fleet Services Changing Places rebuilt after fire consumes the entire southside services. Over two years ago, OpeMed installed a Changing Places at Welcome Break Fleet Services; the fourth Changing Places toilet that we had assisted with at one of their Motorway Services. OpeMed have a long-standing relationship [...]

By | 2018-10-05T17:48:21+00:00 October 5th, 2018|Changing Places|Comments Off on One Step Back, Two Steps Forward; Fleet Services Changing Places Rebuilt After Fire

SurveyPlan Success as Irish Dealers Roll-Out App

As part of the rollout of our industry-leading Ceiling Hoist Layout software ‘SurveyPlan’, OpeMed’s exclusive Southern Irish dealer, MMS Medical, has become the latest to launch this brand new system. MMS has deployed this state-of-the-art technology to all their field and office based sales representatives, enabling them to more efficiently provide Ceiling [...]

International Trade Fair REHACARE Host Hoist Demonstrations for Dealer Opportunities

REHACARE International – 26 to 29 September 2018 in Düsseldorf From 26 to 29 September 2018 in Düsseldorf OpeMed’s leading products will be joining over 38 thousand visitors from around the work at the highly regarded exhibition REHACARE International. REHACARE is one of the world’s leading international trade fair for [...]

By | 2018-09-20T14:15:32+00:00 September 20th, 2018|International Blogs, Exhibitions & Conferences|Comments Off on International Trade Fair REHACARE Host Hoist Demonstrations for Dealer Opportunities

The Therapy Road Show – Sept 14th 2018

Join OpeMed as we exhibit in Botley, Southampton – this Friday, at the Therapy Road Show – Sept 14th 2018! This exhibition is a great opportunity for local Occupational Therapists, Case Managers, Physiotherapists and Nurses, to learn, talk and discuss equipment requirements and concerns. For more information see below: [...]

By | 2018-09-13T09:47:46+00:00 September 12th, 2018|Exhibitions & Conferences|Comments Off on The Therapy Road Show – Sept 14th 2018

OpeMed Assisted Baths to Grant Make-A-Wish Foundation Wishes

Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo! OpeMed Assisted Baths to Grant Make-A-Wish Foundation Wishes Make-A-Wish is a very special foundation with a global reach, so the likelihood is you’ve heard of them before. What could make a child happier than their ultimate wish being granted, made a reality for a day? With this ethos always at the [...]

By | 2018-09-11T14:30:16+00:00 September 7th, 2018|Case Management, Disabled Bathing, Occupational Therapy, Hospice, DFG|Comments Off on OpeMed Assisted Baths to Grant Make-A-Wish Foundation Wishes

What is an XY Ceiling Hoist System or H Track Ceiling Hoist System 2018?

What is an XY Ceiling Hoist System or H Track Ceiling Hoist System? We often get asked what is an XY Ceiling Hoist System or H Track Ceiling Hoist System? (also known as an XY Overhead Hoist or an XY Hoist). XY or H Frame Systems are the most common means of mounting a [...]

By | 2018-08-31T11:32:34+00:00 August 30th, 2018|Ceiling Hoists, Patient Handling, Architects Technical Information, Builders & Contractors Technical Information|Comments Off on What is an XY Ceiling Hoist System or H Track Ceiling Hoist System 2018?

We’re Recruiting a Project Co-Ordinator!

As we continue to grow as a leading Patient Transfer and Assisted Bathroom manufacturer and supplier, so too do opportunities within the company. Which is why we are delighted to announce a new position has become available. We are currently recruiting a Project Co-ordinator to act as a liaison between our customers [...]

By | 2018-08-22T17:31:50+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|OpeMed News|Comments Off on We’re Recruiting a Project Co-Ordinator!

SurveyPlan – Demonstrating the Best Solutions for Transfer and Care 2018

SurveyPlan – Demonstrating the Best Solutions for Transfer and Care 2018 OpeMed’s SurveyPlan is a floor plan creation app that allows us to create dimensioned floor plans without actively measuring or drawing. With its Augmented Reality technology, we can capture spaces quickly and create simple layout designs to support your project. Add [...]

Striving for Improvement; How Redefining Hoist Design Is Preventing Accidents and Injury

Striving for Improvement; How Redefining Hoist Design Is Preventing Accidents and Injury for OpeMed customers. A recent incident in a UK Care Home involving a resident …’dangling from a hoist after the sling slipped from its hooks…’ culminated in a fatality. A tragic accident and an avoidable occurrence that gives us [...]

By | 2018-08-03T17:05:10+00:00 August 3rd, 2018|Ceiling Hoists, Patient Handling, Nursing Homes, Care Homes, Hospice|Comments Off on Striving for Improvement; How Redefining Hoist Design Is Preventing Accidents and Injury

Let’s Make Some Noise for Changing Places Awareness Day 2018!

It’s that time of year again! A time for recognition and reflection. Changing Places Awareness Day, the brainchild of Aveso to boost the profile and periphery of the campaign, has come back around for its third annual occurrence. Thursday July 19th is the official day to celebrate the leaps made by the [...]

By | 2018-07-19T14:50:29+00:00 July 19th, 2018|OpeMed News, Changing Places|Comments Off on Let’s Make Some Noise for Changing Places Awareness Day 2018!

Changing Places: Changing Lives – Best signposted 2017/8 in Crawley

Ryan Box Changing Places in Crawley County Mall has been voted to have the Best Sign-Posted Changing Places. Changing Places Toilets have been Changing Lives since 2006 and 12 years on, it’s great to see that there are more than 1,100 facilities in the UK. However, with over 1/4 million people in [...]

By | 2018-09-28T14:32:33+00:00 July 19th, 2018|Changing Places|Comments Off on Changing Places: Changing Lives – Best signposted 2017/8 in Crawley

Thank you for joining us at OTAC – Llanelli

Thank you for joining us at the Occupational Therapy Adaptation Conference – Llanelli Yesterday, OpeMed presented a seminar and workshop for OTs and Case Managers at RISE 4 Disability. Held at Peterborough Arena Wednesday 22nd of February, we were delighted to find the seminars well attended. [...]

By | 2018-07-17T15:47:00+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Exhibitions & Conferences|Comments Off on Thank you for joining us at OTAC – Llanelli

Charity Keeps Giving; Martha Trust Completes Rehabilitation Project

Charity Keeps Giving; Martha Trust Completes Rehabilitation Project with Hydrotherapy room Martha Trust is a wonderful charity providing respite and day care for those with profound physical and multiple learning difficulties. Their mission is to provide not only quality care but the opportunity for their residents to achieve their full potential and enjoy [...]

By | 2018-07-06T15:14:16+00:00 July 6th, 2018|Ceiling Hoists, Patient Handling, Swimming Pool Hoists, Architects Technical Information, Builders & Contractors Technical Information, Nursing Homes, Care Homes, Leisure Centres|Comments Off on Charity Keeps Giving; Martha Trust Completes Rehabilitation Project

Changing Places Campaign to be raised in the House of Commons

We are delighted to inform that on Wednesday 27th of June, the Changing Places Campaign was raised in the House of Commons. Paula Sherriff MP put forward a Ten Minute Rule Bill in the around access to Changing Places toilets and the provision for these toilets in the British Standards. This was a [...]

By | 2018-06-28T09:56:46+00:00 June 26th, 2018|Changing Places|Comments Off on Changing Places Campaign to be raised in the House of Commons

Moving the Focus Back onto Learning

Moving the Focus Back onto Learning; The Importance of Hoisting & Specialist Equipment in Schools It’s that time of year again, the end of the glorious British summertime! Which means, of course, the countdown to a whole year of new students enrolling. As exciting a time as this is, with new [...]

By | 2018-08-30T09:52:49+00:00 June 26th, 2018|Changing Tables, Ceiling Hoists, Patient Handling, School Equipment|Comments Off on Moving the Focus Back onto Learning

OTAC Llanelli and Bush & Co; Case Manager Focused Seminars and Live Ceiling Hoist Demos

Bush & Co. conference Bush & Company is the largest and fastest growing provider of Expert Witness, immediate needs assessment and Case Management services in the UK. They have provided a service to injured people, to Solicitors and to insurance companies for over 30 years. As OpeMed continue to work closely [...]

By | 2018-06-20T10:00:51+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Exhibitions & Conferences|Comments Off on OTAC Llanelli and Bush & Co; Case Manager Focused Seminars and Live Ceiling Hoist Demos

Looathon; Pants Down for Equality!

Toilets are not glamorous. As a nation, we tend to look away when such things are brought to attention, or issues are raised. So how do you make people look, to bring attention back to the real problems surrounding accessible toilets? One way is with a Looathon; Pants Down for Equality! Sarah Brisdion is a [...]

By | 2018-05-09T11:05:04+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Changing Places|Comments Off on Looathon; Pants Down for Equality!

SurveyPlan – The Quick and Easy Tool to Help Design Hoist Layouts.

OpeMed’s SurveyPlan is a floor plan creation app that lets you create dimensioned floor plans without actively measuring or drawing. With its Augmented Reality technology you just have to capture the corners of a room to get your plan. Add to that the bank of OpeMed equipment and parts – and your [...]

By | 2018-05-02T00:56:15+00:00 April 24th, 2018|OpeMed News|Comments Off on SurveyPlan – The Quick and Easy Tool to Help Design Hoist Layouts.