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    Herida Medical Acquired by Winncare, Leading International Medical Device Company

    Winncare, a leading European manufacturer of beds, pressure care products, patient handling equipment, and hygiene solutions has acquired Herida [...]

    The Inconvenience of Falls

    With nearly 250,000 falls reported from acute and community hospitals in England and Wales each year, despite considerable and [...]

    Mangar ELK rescues occupational therapist’s mother-in-law

    Kate Sheehan, director of the OT Service, has been an occupational therapist for more than 35 years, but when [...]

    Post fall management initiative reduces avoidable hospital admissions by 75%

    A recent pilot by Norfolk County Council has seen avoidable ambulance call outs to resident falls within care homes [...]

    My Winncare Story: Tracey Duggan, Quality Control Supervisor

    Three years ago Mangar Health was acquired by Winncare. The organisation has plenty to celebrate at the moment, not [...]

    Case Study: Natasha Poole, House Manager, Anheddau

    The Task Natasha cares for Jenny,* a lady with learning difficulties and hydrocephalus. Part of Jenny’s pattern of behaviour [...]

    Why 4,438 daily falls in UK care homes deserve our attention

    As news of increasing long ambulance wait times outside busy hospital A&E departments hit the headlines, an initiative to [...]

    Reablement and Post Fall Management – why the UK leads the world in manual handling best practice

    We invited Deborah Harrison to assess the Mangar Eagle, the latest lifting cushion (lifting chair)  in the range and [...]

    CCGs lead the way in reducing avoidable hospital admissions

    Strategies to reduce avoidable hospital admissions are not new.  For many years winter pressures have sparked conversations around home [...]

    Case Study: Living With MS Made Easier With A Mangar Leglifter

    Jennifer Humphrey, Plymouth Jennifer Humprey is 73 and lives in an assisted living apartment on the outskirts of Plymouth.  [...]

    Eden Project Contract Shows Off Ergolet Luna Retro-Fit Solution For Disability Suites

    Ergolet’s revolutionary Luna overhead lifting system was chosen to be installed at Cornwall’s Eden Project, in a disability suite [...]
    Reducing musculoskeletal injuries in care facilities

    Reducing Musculoskeletal Injuries In Care Facilities

    It has been stated that “The adult human form is an awkward burden to lift or carry. Weighing up [...]

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