New Year Sale Now On - Click Here

Nicci Aylward-Wotton

If you are attending the 5th Congress of the World Union of Wound Healing Studies next week in Florence, we recommend catching the short oral presentation that will be given by Nicci Aylward-Wotton (Tissue Viability Nurse of the year 2016). Her presentation entitled “Can Xsensor ForeSite PT Facilitate Patients’ and Carers’ Decision Making in Pressure […]

Read More…

Pressure Ulcer Prevention with Bart Van der Heyden

Today is the first of a week full of sessions across the country, featuring Bart Van der Heyden (Physical Therapist). His talks involving the Foresite SS pressure mapping system demonstrate the peak pressure points that could easily develop into pressure damage. As you can see from the photos, everyone is getting involved. […]

Read More…

PMG Conference 2016

This week we were at the 2016 Posture and Mobility Group Conference. if you saw us there, you may have noticed some new products mixed in with the familiar ones – and some new prices too! Those familiar with the Uniroll range were pleasantly surprised to discover the incredible price drop on the Phönix and […]

Read More…

Foresite PT patient monitoring system

SAVE THE DATE   On August 22nd 2016 Salford University and Sumed are hosting a free pressure ulcer prevention education day – “Patient Safety? How new technologies can deliver improved patient outcomes in pressure ulcer prevention.” Including presentations from Tissue Viability Nurse of the Year, Nicci Aylward-Wotton with demonstrations of the ground-breaking Foresite PT patient monitoring system. This informative day will offer practical […]

Read More…

Sumed Logo

Sumed has been recommended for accreditation after we met the 2015 Environmental Management System standards (ISO14001:2015).  ISO 14001:2015 sets out the criteria for an environmental management system and can be certified to. It maps out a framework that a company or organisation can follow to set up an effective environmental management system. It can be […]

Read More…

Sumed Logo

Sumed are currently certified to ISO 9001: 2008, and we are in the midst of intergrating our management systems to incorporate ISO 13485: 2012, ISO 14001: 2015, and ISO 9001: 2015. We hope to be certified by this spring! See below the scope of our integrated quality and environmental management system: for more detail see […]

Read More…

Sumed Logo

As a supplier and manufacturer of quality branded products and services to healthcare professionals designed for the healing and maintenance of healthy skin Sumed is committed to running its business in a responsible, environmentally sound and sustainable manner. We recognise that our processes and products have both direct and indirect environmental impact; we will identify […]

Read More…

For almost 20 years, Prof. Amit Gefen – Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tel Aviv University and past President of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (EPUAP) – has been reviewing current thinking and conducting ground-breaking research to try to better understand the causes of pressure ulcers. Exciting opportunity to understand new research into the causes […]

Read More…

pressure imaging workshops

Many thanks to Bart Van Der Heyden, who delivered a series of fascinating workshops last week on ForeSite SS and the benefits of pressure imaging when selecting seating products. Sessions were held at Salford, Surrey, Cheltenham, Plymouth & West Yorkshire and the delegates found them both intersting and informative.   If you’re interested in hosting […]

Read More…