Meditec Medical signs contract with Boston Children’s Hospital
Dublin, Ireland / October 19, 2017
Meditec Medical today announced at the Enterprise Ireland Med in Ireland 2017 conference that it has successfully tendered for a significant contract with the Boston Children’s Hospital to manufacture and supply their Mediflex pressure relief mattresses to its entire hospital network. The contract includes ongoing technical support.
The Mediflex mattress system will assist Boston Children’s Hospital in the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers in patients.
Speaking today at the Med in Ireland Conference 2017 at the RDS in Dublin, David L Walsh, Director of Boston Children’s Hospital said: “After having the opportunity to meet medtech companies through Enterprise Ireland, we became aware of a quality source and network of innovation that we had not yet tapped into and were extremely impressed with the overall quality and professionalism of the Meditec Medical team and their product offering. They exceeded any expectation we had and continue to excel. We look forward to working with the company going forward.”
Commenting on the contract Alan Sullivan, President, Meditec Medical said: “Having won awards for Best Innovation Product in 2016 and International Trade in 2017, we are striving to build scale and expand reach in international markets. Today’s announcement further cements our efforts to win business in global markets and we are delighted to partner with an internationally accredited healthcare institution like the Boston Children’s Hospital. The team are constantly researching and designing new innovative products to prevent and treat pressure ulcers in patients and meet the needs of our global customer base. Diligence and confidence in our unique product and a well-planned export strategy through the support of Enterprise Ireland has helped us achieve our outstanding success”.
Meditec Medical currently supplies their award-winning support surfaces to healthcare institutions throughout Europe, the Middle East and the US.
We were delighted to meet with Professor Zena Moore and Urmila Victor following their presentation on the 30 degree tilt at the recent European Pressure Ulcer meeting in Stockholm, Sweden.
The presentations focused on our MediAir Turn mattress which delivers a 30 degree tilt and we look forward to introducing you to this innovative product which was designed by our own technical design team and is manufactured here in Ireland.