The Power of Webinars in the Healthcare Industry – Presented by Jamie Munro

Jamie Munro – Sales Manager of Pentland Medical – Presents: The Power of Webinars in the Healthcare Industry {Featured as part of the B2B Marketing Expo – 18th November 2020} Due to our experience in the field of digital communications and our longstanding relationship with the GoToMeeting team, our Sales Manager – Jamie Munro –…
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Virimasks help in the fight against COVID-19 at US Veteran’s Facilities

Keeping health professionals safe as they treat those worst affected by coronavirus is essential in our fight against the pandemic. That’s where the Virimask comes in. This innovative, new all-in-one face mask and eye protector overcomes many of the current problems with standard N95 and FFP3 face masks, offering a more comfortable fit, better ventilation,…
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The Problem of PPE Provisions — What’s The Solution?

It’s hard to escape the endless news cycle on the lack of PPE for frontline healthcare staff in hospitals and social care settings across the country. While supply chains are part of the problem, there are also challenges with the PPE itself as explained in Part One of our NHS blog series, challenges that largely…
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Managing our incredible biodiversity in the face of enormous challenges!

The delicate interwoven reliance of our environment has never previously experienced the combined pressure of exploding human population and climatic change. Planet Earth is habitable and human life possible by our biodiversity providing oxygen, food and water. Further human demands for natural materials that provide us with energy and materials for the modern lifestyle are…

Alternative to N95 Face Masks for Frontline NHS Staff

Learn more about Virimask in comparison to different face masks and the varying levels of protection they provide at our free webinar on Wednesday the 23rd of September at 10 am UK time. You can register by clicking here. Virimask – The New Full Face Alternative to N95 Face Masks to Protect Against Coronavirus and…

Pentland Medical COVID-19 Update

We wanted to provide a brief update on how the Pentland Medical team are operating and continuing to support the NHS and private groups to the very best of our ability. We are in the fortunate position of being able to work remotely with our distribution centres being largely unaffected. Hospital visits and meetings are…

Stewart Munro – Pentland Medical MD – Featured in the AfPP Innovation, People & Practice Magazine

This months interview is with Pentlands’ own Managing Director – Stewart Munro – about our family-grown business based in the heart of Edinburgh, Scotland   Please click this link to access and view the full article Tell us more about your role at Pentland? “I’ve been the managing director at Pentland Medical for twenty-two years…
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Meet Our Newest Team Member! Jack Ozer – Business Support Executive

We are delighted to welcome Jack Ozer as our newest Pentland Medical team member, supporting our vision as a Business Support Executive. Find out more about Jack below! What’s your background? I gained my Masters degree in Medical Physics. I have an interest in implementing and investigating modern medical imaging techniques. Having lived across the…

Pentland Medical Awarded Best Medtech Products Distributor 2019

We are delighted to announce our 2019 Scottish Enterprise award – presented by SME News – for the Best Medtech Products Distributor. It was a great year for us and now thoroughly looking forward to exploring new and innovative medtech for the UK healthcare sector, and further afield, in 2020. Here is a snippet from…
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NHS Improvement on Placement of SpO2 Sensors

NHS Improvement on Inappropriate Placement of SpO2 Sensors NHS Improvement have recently issued a Patient Safety Alert, citing a risk of harm from inappropriate placement of pulse oximeter/SpO2 probes. You can see the full alert by clicking the following link: NHS Improvement on Inappropriate Placement of SpO2 Sensors We know how inappropriate probe placement will…
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Infusion Therapy Simplified for Nursing and Medical Staff

Infusion Therapy is one of the fundamental disciplines studied during a nurses’ training, pertaining to the accurate measurement of fluid balance, as well as the numerous ways a patient can rapidly lose fluids; all of which must be recorded accurately on the patient’s fluid chart during their hospital journey.   However, it is not always…
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Sterile Tourniquets Prevent Surgical Site Infection

  HemaClear® is a sterile exsanguination tourniquet that is used during limb surgery to provide a bloodless surgical field. It replaces the pneumatic tourniquet and the Esmarch bandage that have been in routine use for over 100 years. There is an increased risk of Surgical Site Infection (SSI) with non-sterile pneumatic tourniquets, whereas the sterile…
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NICE Medtech Innovation Briefing Supports HemaClear Tourniquet for Bloodless Surgical Field

NICE MIB Supports HemaClear Tourniquet for Bloodless Surgical Field During Limb Surgery [Click the link above for the full referenced NICE MIB article] Medtech innovation briefing [MIB187] Published date: July 2019 We are pleased to announce that the NICE Medtech Innovation Briefing has been completed and published in July in support of our unique all-in-one HemaClear Tourniquet…
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Safe Biopsy Specimen Containers – SecurBiop: Featured in AfPP Procurement Guide

  Your Safety is as Important as Your Patients! Please click here for the latest feature on SecurBiop in the AfPP Procurement Guide, March 2019 Edition (Pages 6-7) SecurBiop® and FORMALeasy® are based on a patented “closed system” technology, that prevents any kind of contact – direct or indirect (vapours) – with the formalin used…
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EBME Expo Registration: 3rd of April 2019 Workshop

Pentland Medical will be presenting at the EBME EXPO event in Milton Keynes during the 3rd and 4th of April in support of our exciting new device – Monidrop – the low-cost IV infusion monitor. Please register your interest in attending one of our workshops (11am, 1.30pm or 3.30pm) on DAY 1 here! Thank you,…
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Salford Operating Theatres Meeting 14th of February

We are pleased to announce that we will be attending the Salford Operating Theatres Conference this Thursday 14th of February.  At Pentland Medical, we pride ourselves on our product range which offers many unique and patented solutions to the UK Healthcare market. We promote products with an emphasis on offering long term value to Healthcare facilities nationwide. We…
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New AfPP Procurement Guide Features Monidrop IV Infusion Monitor

Click here for the latest AfPP Procurement Guide, featuring Monidrop The Monidrop® infusion monitor has been designed for use in hospital wards and for home health care. It is a device that helps in the administration of an accurate amount of liquid. Monidrop® thus raises the standard of basic IV therapy, overcoming the inaccuracies associated…
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AfPP Formaldehyde Handling Poll Results 2019

AfPP Formaldehyde Handling Poll Results 2019 We recently conducted a survey on Formaldehyde Handling within NHS Pathalogy labs to gain insight into the potential issue of contamination/health and safety risks for staff working with formalin. To view the questions and percentage-based outcomes of the poll, please click the link below: If you would like further…