Healthcare Sector Experience

HBE is a leading provider of compliance services to acute, primary and secondary healthcare providers across the UK and Ireland, delivering services including:

Water

  • Legionella Risk Assessment and Sampling programmes
  • Flushing, Monitoring & Legionella management
  • Pseudomonas management
  • Point of Use reprocessable filter services
  • Cleaning and Disinfection services
  • Cooling Tower maintenance and disinfection
  • Water Treatment services
  • Classroom and elearning Legionella Awareness and Legionella Management training courses

Asbestos

  • Asbestos Surveys
  • Asbestos Registers and Management plans

Air Quality

  • Indoor Air Quality audits
  • Specialised operating theatre validation and verification services
  • Aspergillus sampling

Health & Safety

  • Health & Safety Audits
  • Fire risk assessments, consultancy & training

Compliance Training

  • Compliance training in Legionella Awareness, Fire safety Awareness, COSHH, Manual Handling and Asbestos Awareness training.

Recent News

  • Legionella bacteria HBE

Regulatory notice issued to Council for Fire and Water Hygiene compliance

October 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Regulatory notice issued to Council for Fire and Water Hygiene compliance

A West Sussex Council has been issued with a regulatory notice for failing to assess fire and water hygiene risks in properties it is responsible for maintaining.

  • Legionella bacteria hbe

Care Home provider fined £3m for Legionella failings

June 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Care Home provider fined £3m for Legionella failings

A well-known care home provider has been fined £3m following the death of a resident at an Essex nursing home after he contracted Legionnaires’ disease.

  • Legionella bacteria HBE

Health Trust fined for Legionella control failings

May 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Health Trust fined for Legionella control failings

A UK health trust has been fined for failing to control the risk to patients from exposure to legionella bacteria in its water systems.

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Care Home chain resident dies of Legionnaires’ Disease

October 4th, 2016|Comments Off on Care Home chain resident dies of Legionnaires’ Disease

An inquest has heard that both process & training requirements were ignored at the Essex care home of a well known chain before the death of a resident from Legionnaires' disease.

  • HTM04-01 Water Hygiene Services HBE

How does the new HTM04-01 healthcare guidance affect you?

June 8th, 2016|Comments Off on How does the new HTM04-01 healthcare guidance affect you?

In May 2016 the Department of Health released new Guidance for Safe Water in Healthcare documentation, Health Technical Memorandum HTM04-01.