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SHJ wins prestigious industry award

SHJ is delighted to announce that we have won Healthcare Supplier of the Year and been Highly Commended for Product Innovation of the Year (for FLO2) at the Healthcare Estates IHEEM Awards 2021. It’s been a challenging 18 months for everyone in healthcare engineering, and this achievement is testament to the hard work and dedication of our staff and the support and loyalty of our customers. We are thrilled that our exceptional customer service and commitment to developing innovations in medical gas technology have been recognised at such prestigious industry awards.

 

HEJ June 2021 articleFlow monitoring proves key as oxygen demand peaks
The June edition of the Health Estate Journal tells the story of the development of our FLO2 oxygen flow rate monitoring and alerting tool and reports on how it is helping one of our largest customers, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, manage its oxygen supplies.

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Front cover of Health Estate Journal March 2021

Keeping hospitals up to date with vital oxygen flow data
We launched our new oxygen flow rate monitoring and alerting tool FLO2 on the cover of the March 2021 edition of the Health Estate Journal. With real-time monitoring and historic graphs via our web portal K’nect, now you can analyse and optimise your hospital’s oxygen use with greater accuracy than ever before.

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Machine Learning for Medical Gas Systems

Machine Learning for Medical Gas Systems
In the 2021 edition of the IFHE Digest, our R&D Manager, Professor Gaoyong Luo, explains the industry-leading AI-driven machine learning system we have developed here at SHJ for the optimal operation of medical gas systems.

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SHJ van at Charing CrossInnovative Oxygen Solution at Charing Cross Hospital
The October 2020 issue of the Health Estate Journal carried an in-depth look at our project to install an oxygen concentrator at Charing Cross Hospital during the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic. It contains useful technical details and recommendations for other hospitals wishing to consider this as a backup option to their main oxygen supply.

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NOE CPC Awarded Supplier SHJ is appointed an Awarded Supplier to the NHS North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative
SHJ is delighted to announce that, following a competitive tendering process, we have been awarded a place in the Medical Gas Systems category of the NHS North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative (NOE CPC) 2020-2024 Estates Maintenance and Engineering Services Framework Agreement.

Established in 2007, and wholly owned by the NHS, NOE CPC provides collaborative and bespoke procurement solutions to the NHS and other public sector organisations. By leveraging its collective buying power, NOE CPC delivers award-winning, compliant and innovative procurement solutions which save the NHS money. Read more about the Estates Maintenance and Engineering Services Framework here.

We are looking forward to working with the 30+ NHS Trusts and other participants in the Framework for the next 4 years, helping them to deliver a high-quality, reliable medical gas supply for their patients.

 

SHJ Oxygen Concentrator

Exciting work at Charing Cross Hospital
SHJ has been involved in a groundbreaking project at Charing Cross Hospital to develop a new oxygen concentrator to meet the challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic. This article in the June 2020 edition of the Health Estate Journal describes how we worked around the clock with Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust personnel and other contractors to deliver the new plant in record time.

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Health Estate Journal April Editorial Autonomous Running May Soon Be A Reality

Autonomous running may soon be a reality
SHJ is increasingly harnessing AI, the IOT and edge computing to enhance our systems, enabling them to run and fault-find almost autonomously. This article in the April 2020 edition of the Health Estate Journal discusses our recent developments in this area, and highlights the features we believe make our installation, servicing, maintenance and technical back-up stand out.

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HEJ March Edition Front Cover

Using cutting-edge AI to take medical gas supply to the next level
SHJ’s cloud-based encrypted online portal K’nect was the subject of the cover story for the March 2020 edition of the Health Estate Journal. K’nect holds all a customer’s medical gas data in one convenient web-based system, allowing real-time plant and alarm monitoring site-by-site from any device, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Health Estate Journal November Editorial boosting plant performance through the power of AI

Boosting plant performance through the power of AI
This four page editorial appeared in the November 2019 edition of the Health Estate Journal. It details SHJ’s commitment to developing products which not only will ensure that hospitals’ medical gas systems run at optimal levels, but will even detect small performance reductions before they become more serious, allowing predictive maintenance.

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Health Estate Journal October Editorial SHJ Online Portal

Real-time medical gas data online
K’nect, SHJ’s cloud-based encrypted online data portal, was detailed in the October 2019 edition of the Health Estate Journal. K’nect gives customers access to real-time data from their medical gas pipeline systems, along with site, maintenance and contract documentation.

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Health Estate Journal September Editorial Dr. Gaoyong Luo

AI-based compressed air research project
SHJ’s exciting new research project ‘Power saving in medical compressed air systems by real-time Artificial Intelligence and edge computing,’ which will be the topic of SHJ’s presentation at the 2019 Healthcare Estate conference in Manchester, was highlighted in the September 2019 edition of the Health Estate Journal. The presentation will be given by SHJ’s MD, Stafford Scopes, and our leading expert in communications technology, Professor Gaoyong Luo.

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Engineering Update Gardner Denver takes care of SHJ Hospital Pipeline medical vacuum needs with oil-free screw technology

Gardner Denver takes care of SHJ’s medical vacuum needs with oil-free screw technology
SHJ has partnered with Gardner Denver to use their leading Elmo Rietschle oil-free, screw vacuum pumps in their piped medical gas systems, delivering efficient oil-free vacuum whilst significantly reducing whole life costs too. The vacuum pump also offers exceptionally low noise levels, courtesy of the low rotational speed of the screw technology.

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Eastbourne District General HospitalInvestment in new medical air and vacuum systems
SHJ worked with Eastbourne District General Hospital to fit a more efficient medical vacuum and medical air and filter system, replacing the original system installed when the hospital was built in the 1970s.

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