We now support Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice!

We are proud to say that we are supporters of a local children’s charity here in Huddersfield called Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice. They provide much needed care and support for the children that need it the most, to read more about their mission and how you could support please Click Here!

Medica 2017 & Expansion into Europe

On Monday the 13th and Tuesday the 14th November 2017 we will be in attendance at Medica 2017 in Düsseldorf, Germany. If you would like to meet up for a coffee please email chris@visualsystemsltd.co.uk We are actively looking for Trade partners and Distributors of our products in Europe.

GDPR Update

Here at Visual Systems we value our customers data protection & privacy, so we have taken the relevant steps to update our policies according with the new GDPR rules. We also have done internal reviews and updates in order to make sure your data is safe and secure with us. Please click here to review the policy on our website, or click here to read …

New Building Acquired at Skelmanthorpe Technology Park

Manufacturer of Bespoke Printed Boards expands into Huddersfield with office acquisition at Skelmanthorpe Technology Park Specialist manufacturer of bespoke printed boards and hospital applications, Visual Systems Healthcare, acquired a new Huddersfield building to accommodate its growing business. The business, which was first established in 1981, has recently bought a 7800 sq ft building, close to its headquarters in Skelmanthorpe Technology …

Achieve Your Safe Patient Flow

Every trust in the UK is now focusing on achieving a Safer Patient Flow and many have already published their action plans. By combining a set of simple rules with our efficient communication tools, many hospitals have managed to to improve patient flow and prevent unnecessary waiting for patients. The benefits of using our ward management and communication tools are: …

Staffing Boards to Beat the Budget

In June 2014 the NHS Chief Nursing Officer England and the Care Quality Commission required all hospitals to publish information about the number of nursing and midwifery staff working on each ward, together with the percentage of shifts meeting safe staffing guidelines. This initiative is part of the NHS response to the Francis report which called for greater openness and …

How can you achieve Safe Nurse Staffing Levels?

Following a requirement from the NHS Chief Nursing Officer England and the Care Quality Commission, from June 2014 all hospitals are required to publish information about the number of nursing and midwifery staff working on each ward, together with the percentage of shifts meeting safe staffing guidelines. This initiative is part of the NHS response to the Francis report which called for greater …

Controlling MRSA and Other Infections in Hospitals

f you are currently trying to handle infections in your own ward or hospital then you are not alone. MRSA and other ‘superbugs’ pose a constant challenge to healthcare staff in UK hospitals and in some cases the problem is growing. So we thought we would pull together some research to give you an idea of the wider problem. As …

Download Our Free Guide to Creating The Right PSAG Board For Your Ward

The Patient Status At A Glance Board is the use of visual display of information and staff allocation / handover meetings to provide your team with the information they need most regularly. It provides clarity about who’s doing what, for whom and provides a structure for your handover meetings. PSAG boards provide real time savings and improvements in the quality of patient care. …

Staffing Levels Board: have you got yours yet?

“How many nurses should be on duty, and how many are there actually on the ward?” Salford Royal Hospital managed to answer this question when they have chosen to equip their wards with Visual System Healthcare’s Quality and Safety Boards. Salford has recently transformed itself from a zero-rated trust to one of the best hospitals in the UK, thanks to the …