newsletter

Product Quick Finder

Choose a category or subcategory

Welcome to our regular newsletter, bringing you interesting updates from across the B. Braun Group of companies in the UK during the coronavirus pandemic.

Communication will be critical in the coming weeks and we promise to share information that is timely, clear, transparent and frequent.

We will share the newsletter via a link from our twitter channel @BBraunUK every Monday.

We will pin it to the top of our page so you can’t miss it!

Happy reading.

 

October 2020

Monday 26th October 2020

Looking After Our People

B. Braun Avitum (UK) Ltd have been awarded Investors in People Silver!
This is an achievement we are all very proud of and demonstrates our commitment to putting our people first. #investorsinpeople #makeworkbetter

Length Does Matter

Great to hear that the Introcan Safety® Deep Access extended length peripheral IV catheter is helping you to cannulate patients with difficult intravenous access…

Read about it on twitter.

Helping Inspire Trainee Surgeons

We are very proud to have supported the inspiring ASiT Virtual Surgical Summit at which our team members hosted workshops and discussion groups focussed on innovations in Endosurgery, Neurosurgery, Surgical Asset Management and Medical Education.

Read about it on twitter.

Monday 19th October 2020

SBNS Unlocked

B. Braun are proud to be a Gold Sponsor at the FREE virtual conference 'SBNS unlocked', please register and join your colleagues from around the world...

For more information or to register click HERE

Driving Innovation

Anna Maria Braun, CEO of the B. Braun group is the next member of the Innovation Council at Heal Capital - one of Europe’s leading dedicated venture capital funds for digital health...

Read about it HERE

Supporting Mental Health

Last week saw #WorldMentalHealthDay, we shared some helpful tips, please take a look at them HERE

ONE SEAL CONFIDENCE with #AesculapACS!

The #AesculapCaiman Bipolar Seal & Cut energy device uses state of the art vessel sealing with only one energy activation to provide a FULL and reliable seal.

Read more HERE

Monday 12th October 2020 

Virtual UK Kidney Week

B. Braun will be at the virtual UK Kidney Week until 15th Oct; pop by our stand to say hello! It is not too late to register your attendance now with your renal unit!

View the programme HERE

Special Week in Orthopaedics

We are proud to have been one of the suppliers for this fantastic initiative!

Thank you to all our employees that pulled together to help make this happen.

Read all about it HERE

Reducing Length of Stay within Orthopaedic Surgery

Read about our digital orthopaedic pathway using remote patient monitoring; it could help you treat more patients in less time!

Click HERE to see the news story

YAA Patient Stories

We are so proud to support The Yorkshire Air Ambulance, read some patient stories of a few of the lives they have helped HERE.

Monday 5th October 2020

Discussing Hydrocephalus Shunts

During #HydrocephalusAwarenessMonth CEO Christoph Miethke & Kelly Cook, Medical Consultant at Aesculap, Inc. were guests at #CareCast. They explain how gravitational valves work & talk about adjustable #shunts in general:

View the discussion HERE

#hydrocephalus #education

Muscle Sparing Total Hip Replacement

First UK hip replacement patients benefit from new B. Braun CoreHip implant.

Read all about it HERE

DCB Angioplasty Webinar

Interventional Cardiologists – join us for ‘The Master Series: The GOOD, the BAD, the UGLY and the BEAUTIFUL’ surrounding DCB angioplasty, Friday 9th October, 10 – 12 UK time.

See further information HERE

Register for free HERE

Celebrating 100 Day Case Knees

See the amazing patient video of BMI Huddersfield achieving their 100th Day Case Knee Replacement HERE

We were proud to collaborate with the team using BPMpathway - our digital rehabilitation system.

Digital Technology Helps Save Time

Switching to a renal monitoring system such as Nexadia can free up nurse's time for patient care, as well as ensuring all records can easily be accessed by relevant parties involved in a patient's treatment process. #NexadiaMonitor2

September 2020

Monday 28th September 2020

Future of Healthcare

Read our article in The Times Future of Healthcare Supplement...

‘Patient outcomes will drive the future of healthtech’

Click HERE.
 

Orthopedic Navigation Webinar

Join Aesculap Academia on Wednesday 7th October at 6.00 p.m. for their free orthopaedic focused webinar: Over 20 years of Navigation Technology - What have you learned? OrthoPilot®: Past, Present and Future.

Key discussion points will include:
-Intro to Navigation
-Navigation vs #Robotics & much more!

Register HERE

Anastomotic Leakage Webinar

Register for The Cutting Edge of #Anastomotic Leaks webinar on Thursday 15th October starting at 6.00 p.m.

This free #webinar will focus on Endo-SPONGE – Endoluminal Vacuum Therapy, for the treatment of Anastomotic Leakage

Register HERE

Hydrocephalus Product Support

Did you know our partners at Miethke have medical product consultants available at all times to answer questions about their products? :

Click HERE for contact details.

It is great to have this support for clinicians around the world, but especially to support the B. Braun UK Neurosurgery team and customers.

Monday 21st September 2020

Yorkshire Air Ambulance 'Airborne"

Have you read the lastest edition of 'Airborne'? Our main charity partner The Yorkshire Air Ambulance's newsletter. This edition discovers how their doctors are bringing clinical interventions to the road side. (Download Link)

25 years of medical education

Thank you to the Yorkshire Times for coverage of our 25th anniversary celebration of B. Braun's medical education arm -  Aesculap Academia.

Read more here

Ennovate® Spinal System

Spinal Oncology can be challenging. Join Daniel Fassett, MD, MBA for a global session to learn new techniques in spinal tumor management with the Ennovate® Spinal System on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 or October 01/02, 2020 . Register now!

Monday 14th September 2020

King's Fund Webinar.

Did you miss the #KFOnline Event in partnership with B. Braun? You can view the event on demand here to find out more about how technology can improve quality of care, patient experience and clinical workload. https://rb.gy/xlgmjg

25 years of medical education

The Aesculap Academy runs the training and education platforms for the entire B. Braun Group and is celebrating 25 years of delivering world- class expert medical and surgical education on the very latest medical and surgical topics and thinking. Learn more about our UK  medical education portfolio here http://www.aesculap-academia.co.uk

ASiT Innovation Lead

We’re delighted to be supporting the Innovation Lead position at @ASiTofficial, please watch the video detailing the aims of Will Bolton in this new and exciting role.

AIR AMBULANCE WEEK 2020

B. Braun would like to give a big shout out to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance - our main charity partner - to mark Air Ambulance Week 2020. We thank them for the vital role they play in saving lives across the Yorkshire region.
Find out more.

Monday 7th September 2020

King's Fund Webinar.
Quality improvement and patient empowerment: how technology can facilitate a new era of care.

B. Braun has partnered with The King’s Fund to provide an insight into how technological innovation can bring about substantial improvement in efficiency of care, despite the challenging situation that COVID-19 has created within the health and care sector. Join the free event on the 9th September to learn about the proven benefits that technological solutions offer to complex problems, transforming the quality of care and patient experience for greater numbers of people.

To join the event and find out more, click HERE

World Sepsis Day

B. Braun Medical Ltd is a proud supporter of The Sepsis Trust, on September 13th it is World Sepsis Day, follow them on @UKSepsisTrust to see how they are raising awareness of this devestating condition.

Remote Diagnostics and Support

Learn more about how we are helping minimise traffic in clinical areas with Apollon, our Digital Streaming System.

Click HERE

Digital Dialog

Join our digital session: “Unmet needs in posterior cervical spine surgery”! Be there and immerse yourself in the exciting topic of posterior cervical stabilization.
Dr. Kothe (Schön Klinik, Hamburg) will share his long term personal experience in patients with craniocervical instability and multisegmental subaxial cervical stenosis and will provide an outlook on upcoming hot topics. Participation in this course is free of charge. 
Find out more.

Previous Newsletters