Joerns Support Moving & Handling People Conference 2015

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In January, Joerns Healthcare joined the 21st Moving & Handling People Conference as a nominated key sponsor. The essential learning event for health and social care professionals had a revised format for this year providing hands-on practical care through a predominantly practical based, seminar and workshop based approach. Joerns show-cased their leading lift and sling … Read More

The History Behind Oxford Hoist

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In the early 1960s, two companies on opposite sides of the Atlantic were beginning to make a name for themselves in the healthcare business. In Wisconsin, in the United States, Joerns – the furniture manufacturing business started by the brothers Charles, Paul and Frederick Joerns in 1889 – was expanding rapidly into the long-term care … Read More

Joerns Attend the OT Show 2014

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This year, Joerns exhibited at the Occupational Therapy Show for the first time. Taking place on the 26th & 27th November at the NEC, Birmingham for only the second consecutive year, it is already the UK’s largest dedicated CPD education and trade event for Occupational Therapists. It has gained huge support and promises to be … Read More

Joerns go Deutsch at Medica!

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This year, Joerns Healthcare joined in excess of 4,800 exhibitors at the world’s largest event for the medical sector, Medica. Held at the Messe, a purpose built trade fair ground in Düsseldorf, Germany, it offers floor space in excess of 300,000 sqm (more than 42 football pitches!). Joerns were there to build on an already … Read More

Drop-down Spreader Bar for Voyager Portable

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Joerns are pleased to announce that a newly designed drop-down spreader bar is available for the Oxford Voyager Portable ceiling lift. Following a discontinuation, this newly designed spreader bar has been introduced to satisfy continued demand. Published: 1st December 2014

Joerns Healthcare Announce Merger

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Joerns Healthcare, controlled by Charlottesville, Virginia-based investment firm Quad-C Management and RecoverCare, a company controlled by Los Angeles, California-based investment firm Aurora Capital, have jointly announced they have signed a definitive agreement to combine the two companies in a merger-of-equals transaction. The merger will create one of the leading healthcare equipment providers across the continuum … Read More

Green Credentials!

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Joerns Healthcare is committed to minimising the environmental impacts of its business operation and has a strict environmental policy in place. We work closely with Comply Direct, a government approved compliance scheme for the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE), packaging materials and battery recycling compliance services in line with the UK waste regulations. Joerns’ … Read More

Joerns Supports Parkinson’s Golf Pairs Challenge

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For the second year running, Joerns Healthcare proudly sponsored the Pairs Golf Challenge in aid of Parkinson’s. June 2013 saw the first event at Minchenhapton Golf club where Joerns covered the cost of prizes and trophies. This year’s event was held at Cirencester Golf club on 28th May 2014. The event is described as a … Read More

Joerns Branding Updates

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You may have noticed our branding has taken on a fresh approach over the last 12 months. Strong branding is a key factor in helping to reinforce the importance of consistent marketing, advertising and communication materials throughout the Joerns business and its family of products. Oxford products have always been instantly recognisable with familiar looks … Read More

Acorns Charity Fundraiser – Andy Dawson

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The 17th November 2012, I finally decided it was time to do it. After being in excess of 20 stones for at least the past 15 years and with painful knees, the decision was made. I joined my local Slimming World group in Doncaster and the rest is history, as they say. The first week … Read More