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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. The company develops innovative technology, services and solutions that help advance both clinical therapy for patients and clinical process for health care providers. BD and its 65,000 employees have a passion and commitment to help improve patient outcomes, improve the safety and efficiency of clinicians’ care delivery process, enable laboratory scientists to accurately detect disease and advance researchers’ capabilities to develop the next generation of diagnostics and therapeutics. BD has a presence in virtually every country and partners with organizations around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues. BD helps customers enhance outcomes, lower costs, increase efficiencies, improve safety and expand access to health care. bd.com

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Calea is a specialised homecare company, supported by our parent company Fresenius Kabi. Our aim is to work in partnership with healthcare professionals to provide care packages that meet their requirements and patient needs.

At Calea we believe that by developing this approach it is possible to achieve sustainable, cost effective alternatives to secondary care, supporting a patient-led NHS.

We provide a range of services in collaboration with the clinical and commissioning teams to facilitate the patients’ journey from hospital to home and are supported by our Gold Standard national nursing service.

All Calea nurses are trained to a high standard and receive regular clinical practice, assessment and development. They are carefully selected for their people skills, professional and clinical expertise and their ability to work as part of a wider team.

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Daiichi Sankyo

Daiichi Sankyo UK Ltd is a UK affiliate company with corporate origins in Japan. We create and supply innovative products to help the NHS to deliver better patient care in the fields of cardiovascular disease and oncology. 

Our company was founded in 2006 through the merger of Japanese companies Daiichi and Sankyo in Europe. With a rich legacy of scientific expertise dating back more than 100 years, we are the pioneer behind leading pharmaceuticals that have contributed to the improvement of countless lives across the world.

Our mission is to contribute to the enrichment of quality of life through the discovery and delivery of innovative medicines that address diverse and unmet medical needs.

We are committed to providing innovation that demonstrates value and supports the NHS in its delivery of sustainable high-quality care, enabling efforts to reduce health inequalities and unwarranted variations and which puts the patient at the heart of the service.


GSK is a science-led global healthcare company with a mission to help people do more, feel better and live longer. For more than 50 years, GSK has been a leader in respiratory, helping patients with respiratory disease better manage their condition. Working in collaboration with the scientific community, we remain at the cutting-edge of scientific research into innovative medicines with the aim of helping to treat patients’ symptoms and reduce the risk of their disease. 

For further information please visit www.gsk.com.

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Hollister Continence Care is committed to making life more rewarding and dignified for the people who use our products and services. We seek to work closely with nurse and patient groups to develop products that improve individual’s dignity and independence.  Recognised not only for technological advancements and innovation in Continence Care product development, Hollister is also known for innovative customer service that focusses on personal connections that help improve the quality of people’s lives while adding value to healthcare. At Hollister, our overriding goal is to make a difference in each person’s life journey by bringing to market innovative products such as VaPro and Infyna catheter brands.

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Ontex is one of the world’s leading suppliers of disposable personal hygiene products, employing 11,000 people all over the world.

We are present in 21 countries, with our headquarters in Belgium. Ontex is part of the Bel20 and STOXX® Europe 600 (Belgian Stock Markets).  We are most recognisable in the UK for our Healthcare brand known as iD.

Our purpose statement is “We Love To Help You Care,” because we are passionate about contributing to people’s wellbeing through consistent research and incorporating the needs of prescribers and caregivers involved with continence management.

Our customers trust us to provide innovative products with the highest standard of protection and comfort. Value for money is key, yet we never compromise on quality.

We are proud to be working in partnership with the NHS some of the best healthcare distributors across the globe.

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