Design in Health > Materials handling

How to manage clinical supply challenges and bottlenecks

01 May, 2021

Hospitals, clinics and allied health providers can take concrete steps to minimise the chances of being caught out by a supply shortage.


Bridging the gaps in healthcare supply chains

29 March, 2021

The time has come for a renewed strategic national approach to digitising the healthcare supply chain in Australia and its health services.


Getting the right jab to the right people at the right time

11 March, 2021 by Paul Soong, Regional Director ANZ, BluJay

Getting COVID-19 vaccines to the Australian population comes with huge supply chain challenges.


Camfil Hi-Flo glass fibre, multi-pocket bag filters

01 February, 2021

Camfil's range of Hi-Flo glass fibre, multi-pocket bag filters feature an innovative pocket design for optimal energy-efficient air distribution.


Wins for Whiteley at Hunter Business Awards

25 November, 2020

Whiteley Corporation has taken out two Hunter Business Awards, acknowledging the hard work and dedication Whiteley has provided to its customers and suppliers during the pandemic.


BD supplies COVID-19 consumables in milestone delivery

19 November, 2020

BD will deliver millions of disposable needles, syringes and sharps collectors over the next 12 months, to support Australia's COVID-19 Vaccine and Treatment Strategy.


The healthcare products taking out Good Design Awards

11 September, 2020

We take a look at a small selection of the healthcare products that showcased at the 2020 Good Design Awards.


Virus-filtering mask material created from sugarcane waste

20 April, 2020

Dr Thomas Rainey and his team are stepping up work on a nanoparticle-removing material that, prior to the COVID-19 epidemic, was being developed for biodegradable antipollution masks.


Have you been introduced to the unique MicroPurity™ technology of the Zip HydroTap®?

01 April, 2020

Only Zip HydroTap technology transforms water at the touch of a button into a form you'll instantly love.


Quality assurance for TOE probes

29 February, 2020

TOE Complete Care is a start-to-finish reprocessing system for TOE ultrasound probes, equipped with all accessories needed to assure high-level disinfection, with print verification and training for staff.


Reduce medical waste with compostable kidney dishes

01 February, 2020

Haines Medical compostable kidney dishes are an environmentally friendly and cost-effective alternative to plastic kidney dishes.


Haines Medical Compostable Kidney Dishes

01 February, 2020

Haines Medical compostable kidney dishes are an environmentally friendly and cost-effective alternative to plastic kidney dishes.


Clinical waste — a major environmental burden

07 January, 2019 by Co-authors*: Allana Bryan, Greg Doran, Clare Flakelar, Julia Howitt, Michael Oelgemöller, Linda Shields

Determined to understand the impact of hospital waste, this study examined the volume of waste from an Australian hospital's operating theatres.


Hospital Products Australia Slimline Cart mobile workstation

01 July, 2018

Hospital Products Australia's Slimline Cart is a mobile workstation that incorporates components and functionality from a wall station and integrates them on a mobile platform, complete with an ultraslim base.


Are you aware you can meet the AS/NZS4187:2014 standard with an undercounter washer-disinfector?

01 April, 2018

AS/NZS4187:2014 requires individual Health Service Organisations to develop their own work place procedures to ensure their reprocessing activities result in safe reusable medical devices that are not hazardous to either staff or the environment.


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