medic-563425_640The cost of all things involved in healthcare is huge, and the healthcare facilities management costs have been described as a crisis by some, accounting for 17% of America’s GDP. In a world where we put a focus on helping our sick, their health comes first, and rightly so, but there is no reason we can’t look to make improvements in this area, and many of us are looking to drive down these costs.

Just like any other business, the healthcare business spends a lot of money on staffing and on its supplies, and by working with vendors and other companies who regularly cost hospitals and healthcare facilities money, can mean a big saving. As technology grows within a competitive (and truly massive) industry, up and coming companies such as Uptime Health are making headway, working with suppliers and other costs, creating and implementing savings plans for companies within the healthcare industry.

With anything medical, there are certain costs that cannot be avoided, a certain piece of equipment or other medical supply, however, healthcare companies still have a lot of costs such as phone bills, promotion and marketing materials and even some of the medical supplies can be negotiated.

Within a lot of healthcare businesses, the focus doesn’t tend to be saving money but saving lives, and that is the way it should be, but there is no reason why profitability can’t be boosted by employing the services of an external agency in order to help drive down costs …


Screen Shot 2017-01-16 at 19.02.27Gumshields are popular in a huge amount of sports, and with good reason. Leaving the teeth exposed in sports is often a bad idea and there are a huge amount of examples of people losing their teeth or getting other mouth related injuries if they don’t take the correct precautions. Gumshields are used in sports like Football, Rugby, Boxing and other combat sports, pretty much anything with physical contact involved, it is wise to use gumshields or as they’re sometimes called ‘Mouthguards’.

There are a few different types of gumshield, you can have them totally made from scratch as a custom shield, but this quickly gets expensive. A Boil and bite gumshield is a good alternative, as the name suggests, these are submerged in hot water until the middle section becomes malleable and you put it over the gums and teeth, it will then conform to the unique shape of your own mouth and allow for a customized, much more comfortable mouthguard but without the expense of a costly custom made one. These products can be easily ordered from Oral Mart Sports Gumshield store and you are able to do everything you need to do to make the gumshield your own in the comfort of your home, the process is very simple.

Being safe with a gumshield is essential, but gone are the days where you’d have to wear a generic shield which is uncomfortable and off putting. Create something unique to you without spending the earth and you can …


driving-691751_640Learning to drive is tough, especially if you have to go through tests before you are set free on the roads, and there are lots of obstacles to getting yourself legally qualified to drive. Using a car simulator can be a good stepping stone on the way to becoming a driver, and we’ve explored some of the benefits and uses of a car driving simulation.

  • Conquering driving fears. A lot of people are scared to go straight out onto the road and understandably so. Being able to practice on a simulation takes a lot of this fear away and can be a good way to grow confidence before you actually go onto a road and put your life in danger.
  • Assessing the fitness of drivers can be another big benefit, and is great for companies who have drivers on their staff to check safety.
  • Research on driving habits in universities or other establishments has been a great way to use simulation software.
  • Learning a new type of vehicle and experiencing what it is like to drive a lorry or bus for instance before you take the plunge and learn to drive for real.

As you can see, there are a huge amount of plus points when it comes to being able to practice on a simulation, such as Just like if you were going to train to be a pilot, you wouldn’t be able to take to the skies straight away, so a simulation is a positive step …