Latest stories of success and innovation in the partnership between Vernacare and our customers.
Vernacare Manufacturing Award Winners 2012
Lord Digby Jones Presents the award
Vernacare wins third manufacturing award of 2012
Bolton-based medical products producer Vernacare has been highly commended in the prestigious Manufacturer of the Year Awards - joining an elite group of finalists, including, BAE Systems, Rolls Royce, Ford, Sony, Coca-Cola and United Biscuits. This accolade follows the company's recent success in the Cranfield School of Management and Work Management's Best Factory Awards, which set the benchmark for excellence in manufacturing and engineering. Vernacare won the Judges Special Award for leadership, cultural change and engineering, and were 2nd placed ( Highly Commended ) for Best Process Plant. In 2011 the company also received the Queen's Award for Innovation.Read more...
Vernacare Shortlisted - Best Factory 2012
Derek McIntyre - Vernacare Global Operations Director
Vernacare Shortlisted for Top Manufacturing Award
Leading infection prevention organisation Vernacare Ltd, based in Bolton has been nominated by Cranfield School of Management for the 2012 Best Factory Awards which celebrate manufacturing excellence in the UK. Vernacare is nominated for the following categories - Best Process Plant, Best S.M.E., Supply Chain Award, Judges' Special Award, and so eligible for the Factory of the Year Award, within the national manufacturing awards, which are now in their 21st year.Read more...
Never Cross The Barrier
The New Vernacare Single Item Macerator - The Solo
The New Vernacare Single-Item Macerator
The newest addition to the Vernacare macerator family is the Solo. Due to its smaller footprint, The Solo can be placed in a patient's room or bathroom. It is ideal for all isolation rooms and individual ICU rooms, as well as a simple and cost effective product for long term care facilities. You can now take advantage of the tremendous infection control benefits of the Vernacare system in virtually all areas of the health care environment.Read more...
The Manufacturer visits Vernacare
Vernacare Automation Revolution
Pulp Fiction - The Manufacturer Magazine Article
The manufacturer magazine visits Vernacare. Tom Moore visits manufacturer of human waste hospital products Vernacare as it aids the fight against hospital acquired infections discussing the firms automation revolution with global operations director Derek McIntyre.Read more...
Introducing the Enviroflush
Next Generation Model 400 Macerator
Vernacare Introduces the Enviroflush
The Next Generation of the model 400 Macerator The new Enviroflush will continue to deliver the same reliability and ease of use as the previous 400 series, and will also provide a number of enhancements: Sleeker, space-saving design provides a smaller footprint with zero clearance installation on sides Service access available from the front and top Angled front panel allows for easier side-approach Quieter than previous modelsRead more...
A Vernacare Convert
New Site Implementation
William Osler Health Centre Converts to Vernacare
On October 28, 2007 the William Osler Brampton Civic Hospital opened its doors to the community it serves. It is part of William Osler Health Centre, which also includes Etobicoke General Hospital and Peel Memorial Hospital. Brampton Civic Hospital is an open, accessible, public hospital. It provides the community with a modern facility, advanced medical equipment and a comprehensive range of health services.Read more...
Vernacare System Convert
Mazankowski Heart Centre Converts to Vernacare
Mazankowski Heart Centre Converts to Vernacare
On May 1, 2008, Western Canada's first and only dedicated heart surgery centre opened its doors to serve Western Canada and the far North. Named after former Deputy Prime Minister, the Right Honourable Don Mazankowski, this innovative LEED silver centre, and new Vernacare customer, handles both adult and pediatric heart patients.Read more...
Vernacare Wins Again
Cardinal's Supplier of The Year
Vernacare Cardinal Supplier of the Year
Vernacare has been chosen as the 2009 Supplier of the Year by Cardinal Health Canada. Vernacare is honoured to receive this prestigious award and looks forward to continuing to offer excellence in innovative products, service and environmental stewardship. Stringent evaluation criteria was scrutinized to determine this year's winner - and Vernacare lead and won the competition.Read more...
Vernacare Exhibiting at Major Conferences
Vernacare will be exhibiting at major conferences throughout Canada during the course of 2010.Read more...
CHICA-Canada National Education Conference
CHICA–CANADA (COMMUNITY AND HOSPITAL INFECTION CONTROL ASSOCIATION-CANADA), in partnership with Vernacare, is pleased to announce it will present the first Vernacare Lecture at the CHICA-Canada National Education Conference (Toronto, May 29-June 2, 2011). On June 2, 2011, the Vernacare Lecture will feature Dr. Michael Gardam, CHICA-Canada Physician Director, presenting Hot Topics. The content will be announced at a later date. CHICA-Canada President Anne Bialachowski said, "CHICA-Canada’s annual national education conference has become the premier Canadian educational event for Infection Prevention and Control Professionals (ICPs).Read more...