Coronavirus company news summary – The Medicom Group to open new mask production facility – physIQ’s cRP system to monitor healthcare workers and patients

26 June 2020 (Last Updated June 26th, 2020 09:42)

Hamilton Health Box and 1Health.io have entered into a partnership to offer Covid-19 testing for oil and gas companies. The testing will be offered both at headquarters and at remote rig locations in the US. 1Health.io’s Zero Contact platform allows corporate partners to quickly launch their private secure and scalable testing platform, as well as offering tracking and reporting to aid a large distributed team.

The Medicom Group will open a new mask manufacturing factory in the UK later this year. The factory will be named as Medicom HealthPro and is expected to manufacture hundreds of millions of respiratory and medical masks that will address the local need for masks in the UK.

PRI·MED Medical Products has announced plans to open a new PPE manufacturing unit in Vientiane, Laos. The company broke ground for the new facility in February this year. The facility will begin operations on the first half of next year. The 95,000sqft facility will employ over 300 people.

UI Health, Chicago Medical Society and physIQ have collaborated to safeguard health care workers and patients by using physIQ’s pinpointIQTM cRPM system. It is capable of overseeing the vital signs of frontline health care workers and high-risk Covid-19 patients.