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If you are planning a story on the healthcare and assistive technologies industry, or require an expert comment or opinion, the British Healthcare Trades Association is here to help.

Championing better health and care for over 100 years, we represent over 400 companies in the industry, responsible for employing over 18,500 people and supplying £3.7bn worth of essential equipment and services to the NHS and social care sector.

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BHTA press releases

See below for the latest press releases from the BHTA and contact the comms team for additional comments, imagery or to arrange exclusive interviews.

British Healthcare Trades Association backs The British Heart Foundation’s ‘The Circuit’ campaign
British Healthcare Trades Association backs The British Heart Foundation’s ‘The Circuit’ campaign

BHTA and its First Aid Medical Equipment Section members are supporting The Circuit initiative.

BHTA publishes new guidance on how to effectively apply a tourniquet in an emergency situation
BHTA publishes new guidance on how to effectively apply a tourniquet in an emergency situation

BHTA publishes guidance on controlling a bleed in an emergency situation, including how and when to apply a tourniquet.

David Stockdale announced as new Chief Executive Officer of the British Healthcare Trades Association
David Stockdale announced as new Chief Executive Officer of the British Healthcare Trades Association

British Healthcare Trades Association appoints David Stockdale as its new Chief Executive Officer

British Healthcare Trades Association announces resignation of CEO
British Healthcare Trades Association announces resignation of CEO

Press release: Dr Simon Festing has taken the decision to resign with immediate effect as CEO of the BHTA.

British Healthcare Trades Association calls for NHS self-isolation rule to apply to frontline workers in the health and care industry
British Healthcare Trades Association calls for NHS self-isolation rule to apply to frontline workers in the health and care industry

Press release: BHTA calls for NHS self-isolation exemption to apply to frontline workers in the health and care industry.

BHTA invites industry to reconnect this June at the British Healthcare Trade Show in Leeds
BHTA invites industry to reconnect this June at the British Healthcare Trade Show in Leeds

Press release: On 15 June 2021, the British Healthcare Trade Show (BHTS) will take place at Weetwood Hall Estate in Leeds.


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