IrSPEN are proudly sponsored by the following companies. If you are interested in becoming one of our sponsors please contact us.
Abbott has been in Ireland for over 65 years and currently operates from 11 sites, employing almost 3,000 people. They focus on combining the science of nutrition with state-of-the-art technology and design, offering products that meet patients’ changing nutritional needs. Click on the link below to read more.
Fresenius Kabi is a global health care company that specialises in lifesaving medicines and technologies for infusion, transfusion and clinical nutrition. Our products and services are used to help care for critically and chronically ill patients. With our corporate philosophy of “caring for life”, we are committed to putting essential medicines and technologies in the hands of people who help patients and finding the best answers to the challenges they face. Click on the link below to read more.
Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition
Working in partnership with healthcare professionals and organisations that support them, Nutricia provides medical nutrition products and services, for people who need or benefit from nutritional support. Nutricia is proud to be a platinum sponsor of IrSPEN, and through IrSPEN, work to improve the standards of nutritional care in Ireland. Most frequently we work in home enteral tube feeding, paediatrics, elderly care and a number of specialist clinical areas, including metabolics.
Through the Nutricia Patient Care service we provide home enteral feeding support services including feeds, feeding systems and nursing care to those who need it. Today this service supports approximately 2,000 patients in ROI with care in their own home.
Nutricia employs a team of 50 dedicated staff in Ireland, many of whom are healthcare professionals, including dietitians, nutritionists and nurses. What sets Nutricia apart is our commitment to our customers, the patients that benefit from our products and the care and development of our employees. This includes a large number of educational events that we arrange for people using our products and the HCPs caring for them. We have also developed several educational websites, including www.lowproteinconnect.ie and www.dysphagia.ie
Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition is part of the Danone group, which encompasses four distinct divisions: Danone Dairy, Danone Waters, Danone Nutricia Early Life Nutrition, and Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition. Since 2010, Danone have invested €70million in Ireland to finance expansion of their manufacturing sites in Wexford and Macroom. In 2011, Nutricia Medical awarded over €250,000 to an Irish NGO, Siel Bleu, focussed in promoting healthy ageing through adapted physical activity.
Born from two companies, Nutricia and Danone each bring a rich heritage rooted in a pioneering approach, backed by scientific expertise in nutrition, and a history of innovations in both products and services. Nutricia expands and completes Danone’s mission to bring health through food to as many people as possible. Click on the link below to read more.