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Dominator oven to sail the Atlantic and the Amazon, and feed two Navy Admirals

Falcon supports Vine Trust’s #FloatTheBoat campaign to deliver a fully equipped primary healthcare vessel to the Peruvian Amazon.

They build them tough in Scotland.  Which is just as well for the Dominator Plus oven range that Falcon has donated to the Vine Trust.  It’s about to take a tricky, six week Atlantic crossing in a 30m boat, the Forth Hope, from Rosyth, Scotland to Iquitos in Peru. Once there, it will spend 20 years feeding the crews as the vessel sails up and down the Peruvian Amazon, providing 100,000 medical and dental consultations a year.  The ship has a dental surgery, operating theatre, consultation rooms and a pharmacy, enabling international medical and dental volunteers, alongside a team of local clinicians, to transform lives in some of the world’s most vulnerable communities.  (more…)

ENT Department Improves Service with Patient Paging System

The Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, saves staff time with CST MediCall pagers

The Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) team at Freeman Hospital, Newcastle Upon Tyne, appreciates the advantages of their MediCall paging system. It eases staff workload and patients are more relaxed and attend their appointments on time. Patients often compliment the department on its quality of care and service and the department prides itself on being the most advanced and efficient ENT Department in the North East.