Introducing NeedleSmart’s Advisory Board

16th June 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

NeedleSmart’s Advisory Board Zafran Azam Zafran is a healthcare entrepreneur, motivational coach and business mentor. He is the Head of Medicines Optimisation & Delivery for Derby City Place, here commissioning health services to 31 practices and serving a population of approximately 330,000 patients. Zafran is also an NHS Lead Pharmacist (City Locality), leading in areas […]

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NeedleSmart are a finalist in the ECHO Regional Business Awards 2021

26th May 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

NeedleSmart are thrilled to announce that we are a finalist in the 2021 Echo Regional Business Awards, in the Innovation and Technology Award category. This year, the awards’ headline sponsor is Liverpool Business School, a faculty within Liverpool John Moores University that nurtures and develops new talent and innovation in the Liverpool city region. This […]

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NeedleSmart are shortlisted for the Made In The North West Awards 2021

25th May 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

We are thrilled to announce that NeedleSmart have been shortlisted for the Made In The North West Awards 2021 for the Digital Engineering/Technology Award!    Learn more about the awards and who the other finalists are at https://bit.ly/3bRfEtt For more information about NeedleSmart, to get in touch or to arrange a demonstration; visit http://www.needlesmart.com  and http://www.digitalvaccination.com call 0151 […]

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NeedleSmart to Join Giant Health Event in Liverpool for European Health-Tech Innovation Week 2021

13th May 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

NeedleSmart are thrilled to be a part of European Health-Tech Innovation Week, which is taking place from the 17th-21st May 2021 and is sponsored by Giant Health. The event is five, 1-day hybrid conferences and exhibitions across Europe’s leading healthcare innovation regions, successfully driving outcomes and business collaboration by showcasing and championing Europe’s best health-tech […]

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NeedleSmart PRO Receives FDA Approval

9th April 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

Our award-winning NeedleSmart PRO needle destruction device has achieved FDA approval as a Class II medical device. NeedleSmart Ltd is the first UK company to achieve FDA 510(k) approval (Class II for Sharps Needle Destruction Device (NDD). The innovative NeedleSmart PRO device heats a sharp, contaminated hypodermic needle to 1,300°C, then compresses the molten metal […]

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NeedleSmart CEO, Cliff Kirby, Donates Easter Eggs to Support Liverpool Homeless Football Club and The Big Help Project

1st April 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

CEO of NeedleSmart, Cliff Kirby, has kindly donated 80 Easter eggs to local charities who have teamed up to collect Easter eggs for the vulnerable children of Merseyside. Liverpool Homeless Football club believe all special occasions should be filled with joy for children whatever their parent or guardian’s circumstance. This is why they started their Liverpool […]

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NeedleSmart Featured as one of 4YFN’s Pandemic Startup Heroes

31st March 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

NeedleSmart are thrilled to be featured as one of 4YFN’s Digital Health Pandemic Startup Heroes. 4YFN are strong believers that innovation and entrepreneurship are essential when facing global challenges and so have put together a group of inspirational examples of startups in our community who have ‘rolled up their sleeves and got their hands dirty in the battle […]

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Rupert Nichols Retires from the NeedleSmart Board

29th March 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

On behalf of the NeedleSmart Board and the extended team we would like to wish Rupert a happy retirement. Having joined the board in May of 2016 Rupert feels the time is right to take a step back in the knowledge that the new additions to the Board add strengths and skills to the NeedleSmart […]

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NeedleSmart Devices Used at My Nurses Life

10th March 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

My Nurses Life (MNL) works with thousands of nurses from a variety of UK healthcare providers, ensuring they pass the NMC OSCE first time. They also train overseas nurses and return to practice nurses, many on sponsorships to join the UK NMC register to practice nursing in the UK. My Nurses Life was recently given […]

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Needlestick Injuries – The Problem & Prevention According to the Royal College of Nursing

4th March 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

Every day, nurses and other health care workers risk exposure to deadly viruses such as hepatitis and HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) as a result of injury from used medical sharps, such as a needles. The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) 2009 report on needlestick injuries explains that these injuries expose workers to over 20 different […]

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