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Engineering Excellence ensures Aaron’s Independence at Home

The parents of Aaron contacted MMS Medical to assist in upgrading the facilities for Aaron at home. Aaron is a wonderful kid and needs his independence around the house as he gets older. The MMS team worked with our product partners to provide an innovative solution for both Aaron and his family in ensuring his freedom at home. Here’s Aaron's story : “Our son Aaron has Muscular Dystrophy and is a wheelchair user.  When he was small, we could lift him up and down the stairs but we knew at [...]

MMS Medical continue to support Chernobyl Children International

When 15-year-old Nikita arrived into Shannon Airport last Tuesday, it was evident to his loving host family, Sheelagh and Richard Hogan, that his care needs had increased and his independent mobility was laboured in comparison to last summer. Nikita had travelled from Belarus as part of the Chernobyl Children International Rest & Recouperation Programme, which brings children to host families in Ireland every summer. Concerned about his mobility and in order to give him the most comfortable time in Ireland, the Hogan’s made contact with MMS Medical for the temporary [...]

Explore with Batec Handbikes this Summer

With a Batec Handbike you can explore so many more places this summer. The Batec Range of Handbikes is ideal to turn your wheelchair into a three wheeler style tricycle simply and easily. The range of Batec Handbikes is practical and versatile. MMS Medical exclusively offer the range of handbikes to suit all requirements – Batec Manual, Batec Electric, Batec Hybrid, Batec Mini, Batec Rapid and the special edition Batec Urban Handbike.     CITY BREAKS, NATIONAL TRAILS OR [...]

Discover the latest MMS Medical solutions at the Nursing & Eldercare Show June 5th 2019

Guerin Media are bringing Irelands Second Nursing Homes and Eldercare Show to the The Trackside Pavilion in Punchestown Racecourse on Wednesday June 5th 2019. The Nursing Homes and Eldercare Show is Ireland’s only Free to attend event dedicated to providing solutions and networking opportunities to support those connected to or responsible for the care of our elderly.  The majority of us may never need residential or nursing home care but some of us will have to consider our own care options or the available care options for a family member [...]

Handicare 2000 Curved Stairlift Installation in Waterford

MMS Medical recently installed  the Handicare 2000, curved stairlift in Waterford to ensure that our client could stay in their own house which meant the world to them. The visually impaired user was anxious to stay at home but the stairs was becoming a problem. The family contacted MMS Medical and an assessment was arranged at a suitable time for the client. Following the at home assessment, the Handicare 2000 curved stairlift was selected, with the option of a Simplicity Powered Swivel Seat to enhance ease of access. Our Engineer [...]

MMS Medical unveiling the Curas C3 Emptying Bag at the IPCI Conference May 28th 2019

The MMS Medical team will be exhibiting at the Infection Prevention Control Ireland Conference on Tuesday, May 28th, 2019 at the Citywest Hotel & Golf Resort, Saggart, Co. Dublin. A regular exhibitor at the event, MMS Medical will be showcasing a range of products including the innovative, Patent Pending, Curas C3 Emptying Bag urine drainage bag system.     Managing the urine drainage bags, of a catheterized patient, is a demanding task. MMS Medical is now making it both easier and safer by offering a new innovative concept from our [...]

Changing Places Installation by MMS at Marlay Park, Dublin Open to park visitors

MMS Medical's latest Changing Places installation at Marlay Park, Dublin is now open to park visitors. The Changing Places Campaign in Ireland is designed to encourage public facilities to provide vital accessible toilets that people of varying abilities that cannot use standard accessible toilets could use. This includes people with profound learning disabilities, their carers, as well as other disabled people. Dún Laoghaire - Rathdown County Council contracted MMS Medical to assist with their Changing Places project and guide them through each stage including equipment selection and installation. MMS Medical [...]

Platform Lift RB 150 provides a stylish and sleek accessibility solution in Galway.

MMS Medical were contracted to supply and install a Barduva RB150 outdoor platform lift on a premises in Galway. The modern lightweight design provides internal or external vertical travel up to 3 meters. The RB 150 platform lift can accommodate changes in level from 600 mm up to 3000 mm in commercial and domestic environments and is an appropriate alternative solution to a fully enclosed platform lift.       A full site survey was carried out by the MMS Medical engineering team who then discussed the platform [...]

Changing Places Ireland – The Business Case

We would all agree that installing a Changing Place facility is the right thing to do but what about the business case for Changing Places in Ireland? Tourist Attractions, Public Buildings, Sports Arenas, Parks all have budgets & business targets to meet the same as any business so why should they move a Changing Place to the top of their agenda? With the current business environment being so competitive and that unique selling point becoming more important as the differentiator between their business and that of their competitor – Access [...]