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 installs ‘first of its kind’ Cone Beam CT Scanner at University Hospitals of Leicester

Colin Ross, Radiology Site Manager, said “Before the CS9600, we were using the CS9300. We really liked the CS9300, but the CS9600 has many advantages..."

Althea and Samsung Collaborate to Benefit X-ray Services in Leicester

"The installation of our second Samsung room went very smoothly and we have seen huge benefits to our patients from the transition..."

Integrated Technology and Smart Innovation

With the NHS facing a growing financial crisis, Althea has once again attracted press attention for the innovative cost-saving measures it offers hospitals.