DDC Dolphin answers call from Nightingale hospital
Infection control specialist DDC Dolphin is supplying vital equipment to Cardiff’s NHS Nightingale Hospital for Covid-19 patients.
DDC Dolphin has manufactured a range of equipment for the critical care temporary field hospital at the Principality Stadium, which will treat up to 2,000 patients.
The Poole-based company manufactures and supplies sluice room equipment including medical pulp macerators, bedpan washer disinfectors, incontinence product macerators, air purifiers, medical pulp consumables and maceratable/flushable wipes.
The equipment is essential for the safe disposal of human waste in hospitals and care homes to help prevent the spread of infections including superbugs.
DDC Dolphin has so far supplied Cardiff’s NHS Nightingale Hospital with 16 machines, all manufactured in Poole and installed by DDC Dolphin engineers.
“We’re always ready and able to help out our customers in a time of crisis,” said marketing director Zoe Allen.
“We’re very proud to support the NHS by supplying much needed hospital equipment at this critical time,” she added.
DDC Dolphin is one of only three companies in the world specialising in the manufacture of medical pulp macerators.
The company exports sluice room equipment and accessories across the world, safeguarding patients and clinicians from dangerous infections. Key markets include Europe, India, Singapore and the rest of Asia.