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ECRI is a not-for-profit and independent healthcare research institute. Over 450 specialists support hospitals, Ministries of Health, health systems, agencies and many others who make up our 5000 customers. ECRI began 47 years ago and offers assistance in planning, assessing, purchasing, managing and maintaining medical equipment and technology. ECRI will give unbiased information to help you improve the effectiveness, safety and economy of your health services with unbiased advice, helping ensure your decisions bring good value, sustainability and safety to your patients. ECRI are pleased to offer some free resources and look forward to meeting you. We would also like to discuss how we can help you choose medical technology that offers the best performance, value and safety for the lifetime of the equipment and how to best suit your own environment, resources and circumstances.
Elekta is a medical technology company whose purpose is to invent and develop effective solutions for the treatment of cancer and brain disorders. The company offers sophisticated, state-of-the-art tools and treatment planning systems for radiation therapy, including brachytherapy and radiosurgery, as well as software systems that enhance workflow across the spectrum of cancer care. Elekta collaborates with its customers to improve, prolong and even save patient lives. Our pioneering technologies and software are installed in over 6,000 hospitals worldwide where they are used to treat more than 100,000 patients every day. Our heritage is clinical. The company was founded in 1974 by Professor Lars Leksell, a physician. Today, Elekta is a global organization with around 4,000 employees in 35 offices spread across 24 countries. The corporate headquarters is located in Stockholm, Sweden and the company is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.
LINET Group is Europe’s largest producer of innovative, high-quality healthcare beds, antidecubitus mattresses, furniture, and comprehensive solutions for hospitals and nursing care facilities. The holding, with headquarters in the Dutch city of Dordrecht, employs approximately 900 people. It manufactures its products in two locations – Wickede, Germany and Slaný, Czech Republic – and exports them to more than 100 countries around the world. The LINET Group SE product portfolio covers two key segments: beds for hospital care and those for providers of nursing care services. It includes several dozen solutions for intensive care units, standard care departments, pediatric departments, senior homes, domiciliary care agencies, etc. LINET Group is active in the global market through subsidiaries in Europe, the USA, and Latin America. The company also has an expansive network of distribution partners.
Varian Medical Systems, Inc., of Palo Alto, California, focuses energy on saving lives by equipping the world with advanced technology for fighting cancer and for X-ray imaging. The company is the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiation. The company provides comprehensive solutions for radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy and brachytherapy. The company supplies informatics software for managing comprehensive cancer clinics, radiotherapy centers and medical oncology practices. Varian is also a premier supplier of X-ray imaging components, including tubes, digital detectors, and image processing software and workstations for use in medical, scientific, and industrial settings, as well as for security and non-destructive testing. Varian Medical Systems employs approximately 6,900 people who are located at manufacturing sites in North America, Europe, and China and approximately 70 sales and support offices around the world. For more information, visit www.varian.com.
Gradian Health Systems, Inc., which was established in 2010, equips hospitals to deliver anaesthesia safely and economically. Our mission is to improve access to safe surgery and perioperative care by providing technology, service and training to strengthen anaesthesia capabilities. We design and build equipment used worldwide in hospitals ranging from world renowned academic centers to resource-constrained district facilities.
We are a social enterprise collaborating with partners in clinical medicine, national health systems, medical technology and philanthropy. Gradian Health Systems, Inc. was founded by the Nick Simons Foundation, a private philanthropy supporting programs to improve access to health care.
Our first product is The Universal Anaesthesia Machine (UAM), which delivers safe anaesthesia in any hospital, including those where unreliable electricity and shortages of compressed medical gases preclude the use of conventional machines. Its unique combination of continuous flow and draw-over anaesthesia qualifies it for use in facilities from world-renown hospitals to resource constrained district hospitals in low-income countries. The optional ventilator provides electrically-driven automatic ventilation in volume and pressure control modes, and will operate without mains power for up to 6 hours on rechargeable battery power.
Dr. Hönle Medizintechnik GmbH is known in the world as an authoritative manufacturer of
Neusoft Medical Systems Co., Ltd. is a leading manufacturer of medical equipment and service in China. Founded in 1998, Neusoft Medical is the support organization for National Digital Imaging Research Center. Software development is a core competency of Neusoft. Neusoft’s leadership in software development has led to Neusoft Medical becoming China’s uncontested market leader in medical equipment and service. Neusoft Medical has expanded its leadership with the establishment of international subsidiaries in the United States of America, United Arab Emirates, Russia, Peru, and Vietnam. Medical Equipment includes a wide portfolio, including CT, MRI, X-ray, Ultrasound, PET (Positron Emission Tomography), Linear Accelerator, and IVD(In Vitro Diagnostic Products). Currently, Neusoft Medical’s products have been exported to over 100 countries and regions around the world, serving more than 9,000 renowned customers.
Braun And Company Ltd. offers a comprehensive service for the design, management and supply of certified equipment and services for healthcare turnkey tender projects worldwide. The company specialises in designing, building and fully equipping Hospitals, Mobile Clinics, Ambulance Boats and Hospital Ships to customers’ specific requirements. Braun International Ltd., part of the Braun group established in 1848, is a well-known manufacturer and supplier of medical and security equipment. Spares and training in the use of all products supplied are also available. Braun International Ltd. has full ISO and CE certification including ISO 9001:2008 and BS EN 13845:2012 the medical standard Products include ,Tourniquet Machines, Anaesthetic Machines, Hospital Hardware (Equipment), Mobile Clinics & Medical Units, Architectural Services, Construction, Package Deal & Turnkey Service, Equipment Consultancy, Project Management.
Fanem is a 91 year old company, leading developer and manufacturer of neonatology and laboratory equipment. With its main factory and main office in Brazil, a factory in India and an office in Jordan, Fanem exports to over 100 countries. It has a wide range of great cost benefit products.
LEADERSHIP IN GLOBAL SOLUTIONS FOR RESILIENT FLOORS, WALL COVERINGS AND ACCESSIBILITY, FROM INSTALLING TO FINISHING Leadership in global solutions for resilient floors, wall coverings and accessibFor more than 70 years and in more than 100 countries, Gerflor is recognized as an expert and a world leader in its field thanks to technical, decorative and eco-responsible added value solutions specific to each market application (healthcare, retirement homes, retail...) The Gerflor Group is well known as being the official supplier for the most famous and demanding worldwide customer and events such as Boeing, Carrefour, and Olympic games. ENVIRONMENTALLY RESPONSIBLE SOLUTIONS All Gerflor productions sites are ISO 14001 certified. We set ourselves the highest standards when it comes to environmental quality. Gerflor uses recycled materials across all our product ranges. Our new generation of looselay products reduces the use of adhesives and facilitates recovery and recycling at the end of the product’s life. Gerflor also strongly promotes durable and renewable material integration and 100% vegetal plasticizers in its products offer. In addition, our products are easy to maintain throughout their lives and qualify for credits under many internationally accredited Green Building Schemes.
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