OT Show Review

February 4, 2016Company News

For the second successive year, Joerns exhibited at the OT Show in Birmingham, joining in excess of 4,000 Occupational Therapists looking to expand their knowledge on latest practice across a wide range of healthcare products and services. Once again, attendance figures were up on prior year, as was our stand space. Curtis Jordan comments “Such … Read More

Joerns Attend Norse Care Home Awards Evening

February 4, 2016Company News

Oxford dealership, NAble have been working hard to win a contract with Norse Care, Norfolk, with the close support of Joerns Healthcare’s Chris Morgan and Lee Norrish. The company manage 45 care homes across the county with tremendous success. The effort and dedication paid dividends as NAble secured the contract to supply, service and maintain … Read More

Joerns Christmas Raffle for Acorns

February 4, 2016Company News

As has become tradition during the festive period at Joerns Healthcare, we held our annual Christmas raffle in aid of our very worthy charity partner, Acorns Children’s Hospice. This year saw us raise almost £250 which will contribute towards the everyday running costs of their three Hospices in Walsall, Birmingham and Worcester. Our Managing Director, … Read More

Joerns Supports Parkinson’s Golf Challenge for Third Year

September 29, 2015Company News

For the third consecutive year, Joerns Healthcare proudly sponsored the Pairs Golf Challenge in aid of Parkinson’s. Similar to last year, the event was held at Cirencester Gold Club in May 2015, where £1,700 was successfully raised. Nathan McWattie, Joerns Healthcare’s Managing Director not only attended the event this year, but was in charge of … Read More

Could you ‘MoonWalk’ Like a Mad Hatter?

September 29, 2015Company News

MoonWalking Like a Mad Hatter at an All Night 10th Birthday Party! Walk the Walk is the largest grant making breast cancer charity in the UK, where over the last 19 years, 350,000 people have power walked to raise money and awareness for breast cancer. Today the charity has bloomed into a successful multi-million pound … Read More

Built to Last: 19 Years Old and Still Going Strong!

June 10, 2015Product News

In the previous edition of Joerns Update, our main article focused on over 60 years of rich history behind the Oxford name. It highlighted a continuous commitment and dedication to leading product design encapsulated by numerous market innovations over the years. This commitment to product design and quality was perfectly illustrated when a customer sent … Read More

Joerns Support Moving & Handling People Conference 2015

February 24, 2015Company News

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

February 24, 2015Company News

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

December 1, 2014Company News

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!

December 1, 2014Company News

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