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The Nurse Who Inspired Me by Jo Jackson

My interest in caring began at a young age when I joined the St Johns Ambulance Service – I was eleven! I would attend local events such as the annual carnival with them, and I would always have a fully stocked first aid kit at home and enjoyed practicing my bandaging techniques on my family.

When I left school one of my first jobs included working as a care assistant in a residential home. I really enjoyed this role and realised I would like to get into the care profession. I initially joined the hospital nurse bank which then led to a permanent role as a Nursing Auxiliary on a busy medical ward. This is where I met Sister Sue.

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Designing Medical Devices

Of all the things in the world you could design, why choose medical devices? We spoke to one of our junior product design engineers, Nadeem Hussain to find out

Nadeem joined our Research & Development team in 2019. Since then, he has learnt a lot about the medical device industry and how it can push you to develop your design and problem-solving skills. He has shared his experience for anyone wanting to understand where a career in industrial design/product design may lead them.

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Advocating for Ostomates in Romania

OrtoProfil has been supplying ostomy care products in Romania since 1996 and have worked with Welland Medical since 2003. Besides supplying products to ostomates across Romania, the company advocates for ostomates to receive more support and better care, as well as for improvements to the Romanian health insurance system.

We spoke to Dr Atilla Pálosi who is responsible for OrtoProfil’s nationwide sales, about how the company’s been getting on this year and what they are doing to support ostomates in the country.

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Stoma And Continence Care Products Delivered To You

At SecuriCare, we provide a free home delivery service for all your prescription stoma and continence needs. We deliver all makes and brands of products, so no matter what you use, we’ll deliver it direct to your door.

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Welcome to the New Flexible Medical Packaging Limited Website!

We are excited to announce that our new website is now live!

This new website has had updates including changes to the navigation, with dropdown menus to make finding your way around the site much easier.

We have also improved the structure of our content to show our full capabilities. There’s a whole host of impactful changes, all to make your experience of the FMP site much better for you

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Hill running for UK charities

On 10 and 11 October, Jack Hopper, one of our lead design engineers will NOT be designing ostomy care products. Instead, he’ll be challenging himself to raise funds for Bowel & Cancer Research and Crohn’s & Colitis UK.

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Welland now available in Belgium

Despite Covid-19 and all its restrictions, our Dutch distributors are now supplying the Belgian market.

In light of their new opportunity in Belgium and the way Covid-19 has forced us all to change the way we do things, we checked in with the company’s Sales Director, Robin Engels, to see what challenges they are facing and what is helping them succeed.

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Helapet Office Hours are Changing!

We would like to inform our customers that our office hours are changing.  New opening hours are 8.30am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday.

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Improving My Health With The Help Of Animals

My neighbour is a nurse and when lockdown hit, she couldn’t take Beau for walks during the week so I offered to. I find the walks with Beau have allowed me to take a step back and breathe.

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Meet the new Welland Medical MD

“Not in a million years!” is how Welland Medical’s new Managing Director, Samantha Jackson, responds through a smile when asked if she thought she’d still be a the company, let alone MD, 13 years after her first day in the office.

Having joined as a Product Manager in 2007, Samantha grew and developed alongside Welland. As the Company expanded so did her skills and knowledge.  She took on the role of Sales & Marketing Manager in 2010, then Sales & Marketing Director in 2015.  During this time, she became a CMI Chartered Manager and earned an MBA and her Diploma in Company Direction from the Institute of Directors.

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