News & Events
14. June 2016
Merivaara Corp., a Finnish provider of hospital furniture and operating room systems, has created a new concept, Merivaara Fluent™, that will enhance operating room technology and increase the usability of ORs. It achieves this by helping the nursing staff focus on what they do best and by improving hygiene levels and reducing the risk of infection, thus furthering patient safety and quality of care.
22. April 2016
Caribbean health care providers may soon be able to enjoy the comfort and quality of Finnish health technology, as Merivaara Corp. and Clinitech Company Ltd. in West Indies have entered into agreement regarding distribution of Merivaara’s hospital equipment in the region.
25. February 2016
Merivaara has signed a distribution contract with Network Medical in the largest market in Latin America, Brazil.
13. November 2015
Hospitals and clinics today are having access to great new technology that help them take better care of their patients, for example, imaging systems that play a major role in both diagnostics and surgical procedures. At the same time, the staff needs to adapt to using new systems and various user interfaces at an increasing speed.
13. April 2015
Merivaara Corporation announced today the appointment of its new CEO, Mr Markku Aherto. Mr. Aherto has been working as Sales Director of the company since January 2015. Prior to that Aherto has worked in the Board of OscareMedical Oy. Mr Aherto has also earlier been working for Merivaara, as Director of Export Sales and Marketing, between 2005 and 2011. Furthermore, he has held several sales, marketing and general management positions for e.g. Hackman Metos Oy and Planmeca Oy.
12. November 2014
Hospital-acquired infections kill more people than car accidents every year. The HYGIENE solution comprises a series of antibacterial products for hospitals and health care centres to help reduce the amount of infectious bacteria and viruses that can be contracted from contact surfaces. Merivaara is introducing the HYGIENE concept with hospital beds that are machine washable and made with antibacterial material.
5. November 2014
Merivaara’s new, innovative multipurpose extension device Flexion™ provides a single system for several fields of orthopedic surgery together with Promerix™ operating table. With its multipurpose functions, Flexion is an excellent choice for hip arthroscopy, as well as for pinning and nailing of hip, femur, tibia or fibula.