20 July 2015

Tallaght Hospital Evaluates the Active 2

Tallaght Hospital is a public, voluntary, university teaching hospital. Established in 1998 at a capital cost
of £140m, the state of the art facility at Tallaght has 625 beds and provides care for adults, children and
older people. The ethos of the hospital is to provide the best evidenced based care for patients, and
are always looking at ways to improve patient care. The hospital is very active in its work to prevent and
manage pressure ulcers.
Invacare worked closely with the Tissue Viabily Team at the hosptial when they ran a very sucessful trial with the
Active 2 Hybrid mattress system, the aim of the trial being to reduce the incidence of pressure ulcers in one ward in the hospital.
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Tallaght Article

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