NHS Long Term Plan 2020 - Partner Profile - Radiometer
Who are Radiometer?
Radiometer develops, manufactures and markets point of care solutions for blood sampling, blood gas analysis, transcutaneous monitoring, immunoassay testing and related IT management systems under the ABL, AQT, TCM, RADIANCE, AQURE, PICO, CLINITUBES and QUALICHECK brand names.
Founded in 1935 and headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, Radiometer was a pioneer in blood gas testing, introducing the world’s first commercially available blood gas analyser in 1954.
How has Radiometer improved outcomes for the NHS and patients?
At Radiometer, our mission is to help caregivers make diagnostic decisions that save lives.
To provide caregivers the insight and confidence that help them arrive at the right diagnostic decisions, which help save lives. It’s a matter of pride and humility for us that the information our solutions provide are often the difference between life and death. And this is what drives and unites us as a company.
How many organisations/clients currently utilise the service/solution across the UK?
Today, Radiometer’s products and solutions are used in hospitals, clinics and laboratories in over 130 countries, to provide information on the most critical parameters in acute care testing.
In fact, five samples are performed every second on a Radiometer analyser somewhere in the world. That’s 300 samples a minute, 18,000 samples an hour, 432,000 samples a day. That’s 157,680,000 samples every year tested on a Radiometer analyser somewhere in the world.
Is there anything you would like to make delegates aware of ahead of the NHS Long Term Plan 2020 conference on 29th April?
With the ever increasing demands on the NHS, Radiometer can offer blood gas and immunoassay analysis at the point of care.
Our ABL90 FLEX Plus blood gas has an extended panel of critical parameters, now available with Creatinine and Urea, providing fast results from a very small blood sample allowing short turnaround time for immediate diagnosis and treatment.
Our AQT90 FLEX immunoassay analyser can be used for rapid rule in/out of sepsis, DVT, PE or cardiac conditions.
What do you feel are the key points delegates need to digest when considering a partnership with Radiometer?
Radiometer are dedicated to improving global healthcare with reliable, fast and easy patient diagnoses. Only by understanding the needs of our caregivers, can we develop the right products and solutions. The more critical the setting, the greater the requirement and that is why we strive to provide solutions that are reliable, fast and easy to understand and use.
Building on the value of continuous improvement and an ambition to meet customer needs, we pride ourselves on the quality of our instruments and services, and support you throughout the lifetime of your Radiometer solution.
If you would like to learn more please visit www.radiometer.co.uk