Articles by Steroplast Healthcare

Articles by Steroplast Healthcare

Where Do Hospitals Get Their Supplies?
14 March 2024

Where Do Hospitals Get Their Supplies?

Hospitals are hives of activity, with hundreds, sometimes thousands, of people moving in and out of their doors each day. In every hospital, the priority is always to provide healthcare services for their patients.

A Comprehensive Medical Hospital Supplies List
13 March 2024

A Comprehensive Medical Hospital Supplies List

Hospitals are busy places, often with thousands of patients moving in and out of their doors each day. It's critical that these essential facilities are well equipped with a comprehensive, high-quality list of hospital supplies that are fit for purpose, safe and easy to use, and will not run out when emergencies strike.

what-should-be-on-your-emergency-medical-supplies-list
11 March 2024

What Should Be on Your Emergency Medical Supplies List?

You never know when you’ll next be in an emergency situation. It’s essential that you’re well-prepared with the right supplies in advance.

We have a wealth of experience when it comes to medical products, so you’re in the right place to find out what you should be putting on your emergency medical supplies list to ensure you’re not left short in a critical situation. Your survival is paramount.

How to Become a Medical Supplies Distributor
2 August 2023

How to Become a Medical Supplies Distributor

In 2021, the UK medical equipment market share had an estimated value of £6.35 billion. The UK has Europe's third largest medical equipment market after Germany and France. Distribution of medical supplies can be a lucrative business, especially when you consider perks like dropshipping and white-label products. Where fewer resources need to be invested in building a brand reputation and making a profit in an industry that will never be out of demand, distribution is an enticing option for entrepreneurs everywhere.

Types of Airway Management Devices2
16 June 2023

Types of Airway Management Devices

We cover the essentials of an airway management equipment list and help you understand the most common types of airway management devices in use today to enhance patient care.

Spa Hygiene: Essential Guidance for UK Businesses

Spa Hygiene: Essential Guidance for UK Businesses

Spas in the UK must follow strict hygiene protocols to comply with HSE. Here is everything spa managers need to know to keep their reputations squeaky clean.

A Guide to Different Types of Medical Plasters

A Guide to Different Types of Medical Plasters

Read on to learn about the different types of plasters, the best plasters for all kinds of injuries and situations, and some recommended Steroplast plasters. We supply adhesive, assorted plasters for wound dressing to help the body’s natural healing process.

How to Apply Plasters on Fingers and Toes (With Pictures)

How to Apply Plasters on Fingers and Toes (With Pictures & Videos)

Applying plasters to fingers and toes can be awkward, especially on little ones with extra-small digits. Even in adults, the extra material, bunching up, and overlap can result in bulky dressings that make it difficult to perform dextrous tasks.

It’s a good idea to learn some plaster application techniques, especially if you need to use your hands in the workplace. So here are some first aid plaster application hacks to make your life easier.

Defibrillators - Which model would be best for you and your needs?

Different Types of AED: How to Choose the Best Defibrillator for Your Needs

Each year in the UK, around 60,000 people suffer cardiac arrests outside of hospital. Of these individuals, an average of just 10% survive admission to hospital. These odds can be greatly improved if automated external defibrillators (AEDs) are available.

Workplace Defibrillators: Everything You Need to Know

Workplace Defibrillators: Everything You Need to Know

Less than one in 10 people in the UK survive a cardiac arrest that occurs outside of a hospital. Because death can occur within minutes of cardiac arrest, many businesses have taken ownership of the responsibility to increase the number of AEDs available and make sure that they can provide critical support if cardiac arrest strikes.

If you are a business owner or manager and have decided to install a workplace AED, it’s one of the most responsible steps towards keeping your staff and customers safe. You never know when someone could go into cardiac arrest, and having an AED available could be life-saving.

If you’re still wondering ‘do I need a defibrillator at work?’ you’re in the right place. In this article, we’ll cover everything you need to know about workplace AEDs.