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MMS continues to provide the best solutions to improve everyday life.

With Level 5 Restrictions in place nationwide until January 31st 2021,  MMS Medical wants to assure our clients and healthcare professionals that we are open for business and assessments in line with the strict Public Health and Safety Guidelines. The MMS philosophy  "to provide the best solutions to improve everyday life of our clients" is as important than ever. As a key supplier and essential service provider to the HSE, hospitals, nursing homes, charities, community care centres and our personal client base, we are acutely aware of the need to [...]

Quantum Edge 3 Stretto – when narrow really means narrow!

The Edge® 3 Stretto features a narrow width for outstanding manoeuvrability and SRS (Smooth Ride Suspension), making it the perfect indoor and outdoor power chair. The Stretto is available with 12.5” or 14” drive wheels and optional 12” of iLevel® power adjustable seat height. Seeing is believing when it comes to the Quantum Edge 3 Stretto - see happy users proving that it really does perform in tight situations ! https://youtu.be/DCVDjytH1Cw   Unique Features : SRS (Smooth Ride Suspension) iLevel® option available with up to 12” of seat elevation [...]

Level 3 Restrictions – MMS Medical Client Update

As all counties are now operating under Level 3 restrictions under Governments the Plan for Living with Covid-19, MMS Medical wants to assure our clients that we are open for business and assessments  in line with the strict Public Health and Safety Guidelines. As a key supplier to the HSE, hospitals, nursing homes, charities, community care centres and our personal client base, we are acutely aware of the need to continue to supply, where possible, our products to these facilities. MMS Medical is taking all the necessary precautions to ensure [...]

Permobil wins 6 categories in the Mobility Product Awards 2020

  Congratulations from the MMS Medical Team to our product partner Permobil on winning six categories in the recent Mobility Product Awards 2020. When it comes to understanding the needs of end users, and providing products and technology that meet those needs, Permobil continues to lead the way. Six Permobil products were recently recognize by Mobility Management: the new Explorer Mini, expanded MyPermobil app, SmartDrive power assist with the PushTracker E2 and SwitchControl, and the F5 Corpus VS. The Mobility Product Awards honor exceptional product and technology development. “Complex rehab [...]

Mask Manners – how to wear your face mask correctly

Wearing a face mask reduces the spread of coronavirus in the community. It helps to reduce the spread of respiratory droplets from people infected with coronavirus. This helps to stop people who are not aware they have the virus from spreading.We are all now very familiar with the wearing of face masks yet incorrect use of face masks does not provide the necessary protection as we go about our daily lives. Make sure you wear your mask correctly . By law, you have to wear a face covering on public [...]

Face Masks to be worn in all Secondary Schools in Ireland

Government guidelines for the reopening of schools that were drawn up in June has today been updated as the policy on face coverings has changed since that time. Face masks will now be required for all students and teachers when a distance of 1 m cannot be maintained. The updated recommendations were published by the Department of Education following engagement with teachers, principals, and other key education stakeholders.The updated advice was provided by the Health Protection Surveillance Centre. Minister for Education Norma Foley said she had been working with the [...]

Face Masks to be worn in Third Level Institutions and Colleges in Ireland

As guidelines for reopening schools and colleges continue to be updated in line with the public health advice it has been announced that students at third-level institutions will be advised to wear face coverings when attending lectures on campus if they cannot maintain a distance of two metres during lectures. According to new recommendations from the Government, the guidelines acknowledge that some learning will take place online, but where two-metre distancing is not possible for tuition, staff members should wear face shields or visors.The guidance refers to the recommendation of [...]

Back to school ready – pens, mini sanitiser & face masks.

The COVID-19 Response Plan details the policies and practices necessary for a school to meet the government’s Return to Work Safely Protocol. The Department of Education plan for school reopening that will aim to prevent the introduction and spread of COVID-19 in the school environment. Individual schools will have to manage revised timetables, new classroom layouts and a range of additional hygiene measures to be undertaken by both staff and pupils. The importance of social distancing, respiratory etiquette and hand hygiene remain the core principles of the plan. The plan [...]

Face coverings to be mandatory in all shops, retail settings & shopping centres in Ireland

The wearing of face coverings or face masks is to become mandatory in Ireland in all shops, retail settings and shopping centres for both retail staff and customers. The Taoiseach, Micheal Martin,  announced this evening , 15th July, that Ireland will not move to Phase 4 of the Roadmap for the Reopening of the Country on Monday and while current health measures will remain in place until the 10th August , the advice on the mandatory wearing of face masks in retail settings is one of the latest measures announced [...]