Joerns Healthcare partners with Acorns Childrens Hospice Charity

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As part of an ongoing commitment to corporate social responsibility, world leading manufacturer of specialist patient handling solutions, Joerns Healthcare is pleased to announce the signing of a partnership agreement with Acorns Children’s hospice, caring for children and families across the heart of England. Moving to brand new office premises just outside Pershore at the … Read More

New destinations and new appointments as Oxford spreads its wings

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Joerns Healthcare will be exhibiting for the first time in the next few months at two of the world’s leading healthcare exhibitions. In November, the company will display its products at Medica in Dusseldorf, Germany – the world’s largest medical event. Joerns will be one of 4,300 companies from more than 100 countries exhibiting in … Read More

“He shoots – he scores!”

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Congratulations to Jim Collins, a Director of our Cambridgeshire-based dealers Garner Medical, who is the new World Champion at Pea Shooting. A last-minute entrant, and using a borrowed peashooter, Jim’s exploits were featured in the Sun newspaper, and he also appeared on Radio 5 live, Talk Sport and two local breakfast shows doing a live … Read More

Stature and Presence scale the heights

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Oxford has introduced its second patient-monitoring innovation of the year by developing a brand new weigh scale accessory for two of its most popular lifts. Both Stature and Presence now benefit from a highly-accurate low-profile scale which was designed specifically so that it didn’t reduce the overall lifting height when fitted. The new scale provides … Read More

New product update: Disposable Slings

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Oxford has unveiled updated versions to its Comfort disposable and Full back disposable slings. The slings are now made from a new Polyester material that offers a high level of strength, comfort and support. Padded leg supports have also been incorporated on both types of slings to achieve a more comfortable transfer. The new type … Read More

Oxford launches 21st century standaid with unique features

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A revolutionary ultra-compact, folding standaid with features never seen before in the care market has been unveiled by Oxford. The Journey, described by the Midlands-based firm as a patient lift for the 21st century, is portable and can be easily stowed into a car allowing patient and carer greater freedom. Three years in design and … Read More

New training course: Voyager overhead surveying, installation & servicing

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Oxford launches its newly developed 3 day training course “Voyager Overhead Surveying, Installation & Servicing – Advanced Level” This newly developed course provides comprehensive instruction on surveying, installation and servicing techniques for Oxford’s ‘Voyager’ range of overhead hoists and track. This course has been designed specifically to ensure all participants improve their overall product awareness … Read More

New advanced manual handling course targets key trainers

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A new training course to enable key trainers and higher level clinicians keep up-to-date with best practice has been announced by Joerns Healthcare, the manufacturer of Oxford hoists. The one day advanced course will not only update health care professionals on changes in legislation, guidelines and professional ‘best practise’ but also give participants the confidence … Read More

Silkfit – living in the material world

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Life is about to get a lot more comfortable for the majority of people who make use of hoists to help them go about their daily living. Oxford has introduced a new sling into its range which features a comfortable woven polyester fabric with special support features. The Silkfit Sling is a flexible and contoured … Read More