• HAI's cost the NHS over £1 billion a year.

    Hand hygiene is the leading measure to prevent healthcare-associated infections (HAI’s). …However poor compliance to hand hygiene protocol has been repeatedly documented.” VeraMedico ensures hand hygiene protocols are adhered to leading to a reduction in HAI contamination.

    View the VeraMedico demonstration video here.

    View our write-up after winning a Building Better Healthcare Award!

     

  • HAI infected patients on average stay in hospital 11 extra days at a cost of £3000 per case

    HAI infections on average cause:

    • 11 extra days in hospital
    • £3000 per case in extra costs
    • 6 extra days to return to work
    • 17 days to return to normal activities

    View the VeraMedico demonstration video here.

    View our write-up after winning a Building Better Healthcare Award!

     

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Welcome to VeraMedico
VeraMedico ensures that staff adhere to the hand hygiene rules set by their place of work
VeraMedico works by automatically monitoring when staff:

  • touch patients;
  • touch patient surroundings;
  • wash their hands at a sink or with alcohol.

VeraMedico also checks that:

  • washes are of a good standard;
  • the sequence of contact and washes fit within workplace hand hygiene protocol.

In the workplace VeraMedico is:

  • unobtrusive and does not impose additional burdens upon staff workload;
  • flexible, designed to fit in with local conditions rather than impose upon them;
  • extendible in that as new conditions arise they can be accommodated within the system

VeraMedico delivers the following benefits:

  • By alerting staff before breaches occur it gives constant and immediate guidance with respect to Hand Hygeine Compliance.
  • Instant feedback to staff that breach protocol, provides continuous reinforment of training.
  • It provides management with the tools to regulate this area.
  • It provides statistics of hand washing to correlate with outbreaks of infection.