Managed Services

Through our innovative and holistic managed services ALTHEA provides a flexible package of support options to optimise operations and maximise patient experience.  Options include the integrated management of medical equipment, clinical consumables, non-clinical technical staff and IT systems.

Service

We offer vendor-independent managed services that help healthcare providers deliver an efficient and high-performing patient environment.  Working in partnership with our customers, we design a bespoke and flexible service arrangement that meets specific clinical needs and financial requirements.

Our industry-leading service is proven to deliver measurable cost and efficiency savings, whether delivered hospital-wide or within individual modalities.  Services include our exclusive biomed managed service: HTM+.

Key features include:

  • Cost-savings and tax efficient contracts
  • Expert and unbiased equipment selection advice
  • Fully integrated clinical consumable and device management service
  • Provision of non-clinical, technical staff including on-site biomedical engineers
  • Maintenance of assets
  • Integrated IT solutions

Benefits include:

  • Cost savings of up to 15% compared to buying direct
  • Higher uptimes compared to industry norm
  • Integrated approach to inventory, maintenance, and consumables
  • Time-saving, single point-of-contact
  • Aligned with all national standards including CQC, NHSLA, JAG and ISAS
  • Flexibility to meet changes in the local and regional health economy including the impact of STPs
  • Business intelligence and planning support for service development

Biomed

Cardiology

Endoscopy

Radiology

How to buy our services

ALTHEA features on a number of UK NHS Frameworks, including NHS Supply Chain, having been appointed onto each after a rigorous OJEU procurement process.

Insights

Althea’s Consumable Service supports Glenfield Hospital to become one of first UK centres to offer WATCHMAN FLX™ heart implant

“The WATCHMAN device has been implanted in more than 90,000 patients worldwide and we are pleased that this next-generation technology..."

Pioneering consumable management service enhances patient safety and traceability

“This system can track an exact product to a particular patient, which enhances patient safety. We also benefit from the system updating..."

Whittington Health NHS Trust unveils £4m state-of-the-art Radiology department

“The refurbishment of our Imaging Department together with all of the new and more advanced technology which Althea has installed..."