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One of the shortcomings that was recognised by the healthcare industry when identifying facility needs was the lack of adequate isolations areas and the need for more segregation when dealing with Covid-19 patients. Hutz Medical’s HU-Covid19-S range can be utilised extensively throughout the healthcare facility, from Normal Care to High Care Wards as well as Intensive Care and Trauma Units. The screen is designed to convert existing facilities to a more isolated patient environment and assist in the prevention of cross-infections....

The HU-Covid19-T is a welcome addition to any healthcare facility looking to unexpectedly convert a Normal Care Ward into an ICU or Isolation Ward, as well as to Trauma and Emergency Units where additional medical equipment may be required. Its mobile design allows for easy movement within the facility and is designed to enable the user to expand upon the existing services already available....

One of the mottos which has carried me through life for a long time is “always look at the bright side of life……” With Covid-19 taking centre stage of all local and international news and with South Africa going through a rigid lock down period without any clear indication of an end in sight, it is a challenge to stay positive and see the “bright side” of life. However, there are still some instances which make you realise what great bunch we humans actually are! ...

Healthcare facilities and professionals are scrambling to ready themselves for the expected rise in COVID19 patients that are predicted to enter the healthcare system within the next couple of weeks. It is with this in mind, that SAHPRA has issued a warning about the risk of sub-standard or falsified products, including PPE’s, diagnostic tests, medicines and medical devices....

This screen is specifically designed to convert existing facilities to a more isolated patient environment and prevent cross infections from one patient to another. The framework for the screen is secured to the existing ceiling structure and will be anchored via an innovative mounting bracket to the suspended ceiling structure, without adding any load to this structure. The framework is manufactured from stainless steel grade 304 piping, where the uprights are dia 38mm and the horizontal piping is dia 25mm....