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Breaking The Chain of Infection Through Prevention

Regular visitors to our website will know that breaking the chain of infection is something we are utterly committed to. We exist to support hospitals, care homes and specialist education facilities keep their patients, residents or students safe from infection. Every machine we design exists to make that fight a little easier. Because of this […]

The Challenges of Waste Management

Running any kind of supported living environment presents a great many challenges. One of the biggest is engineering an environment that feels, regardless of the residents’ specific requirements, ‘just like home’ all the while still being a safe and functional care facility. The contradictions are everywhere. The furniture needs to be comfortable yet functional. Rooms […]

The unseen benefits of maceration

Depending on who you talk to, the pulp macerator is either the bane of the modern sluice/dirty utility room or a revolution in the fight against infection control. If you fall into the former camp it could be because you did not receive the necessary support, or you were unaware of just how sophisticated our […]

Are you managing your assets?

Regardless of your setting, managing your sluice/dirty utility room is a vital part of keeping your hospital, care home or school running smoothly and free of infectious diseases. Of course all good infection control starts with an infection control strategy. But assuming you have that established, what about keeping your sluice/dirty utility room running cost […]

The Impact of Blockages

Blockages aren’t nice.  Blockages – whether it’s at home, on your way to work or in a clinical setting – cause a lot of problems. If a sewage pipe ruptures on a main road it’s a disaster for commuters, a money pit for the local council and a miserable experience for local residents. If a […]

DDC Dolphin expands its International Business Development Team

DDC Dolphin are pleased to announce the appointment of James Smith as International Business Development Director. The announcement comes as DDC Dolphin move closer towards their ambitious global growth plans within the health care market. Based in the UK, James will lead and support the existing international team in the company’s efforts to position themselves […]

The Importance of Preventative Maintenance

Nothing lasts forever. It’s an unfortunate fact of the linear existence we call life. However through looking after ourselves and our environment we can live longer, healthier lives. The same is true of a machine be it a car, a computer or a bedpan washer. Regardless of whether you use DDC Dolphin technology to tackle […]

Thank you CHES Manitoba

We would like to say a huge thank you to the team at CHES Manitoba who did a great job of organising the event held at the Canad Inns Polo Park in Winnipeg.  Our Pulpmatic Uno and Ultima macerators attracted great interest and we were very  honoured to welcome the President of CHES to our stand, Mr […]

Why Bedpans are Important

No one enjoys going to hospital (unless you work there). As we get older the reasons become more serious and the recovery time takes longer.In those instances of severe ill-health or invasive surgery, to the infirm that takes getting about from hard to insurmountable. Accidents that result in a major injury can mean months of […]

What is your Infection Control Strategy

It’s a common fact. A lot of people don’t like hospitals. This isn’t an unreasonable feeling because if you’re in hospital chances are you’re in need of medical attention or someone you care about does. Plus, as the old saying goes ‘hospitals are full of sick people’. But many a true word is spoken in […]

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