20160908_191812As part of its ongoing expansion, Astor-Bannerman is delighted to announce the appointment of Dominique Higgins to the role of Specialist Product Advisor who will be responsible for London and the M25 area.

In her new role, Dominique will be advising and demonstrating the range of Astor-Bannerman specialist adjustable baths, changing tables and hoists to Occupational Therapists and their clients.  “I am very excited about joining Astor-Bannerman.  The range of bathing and hoisting solutions are just fantastic and it’s easy to see how that make a real difference to the lives of the user, their family and carers. Increasing people’s independence and helping them to overcome common barriers has always been a passion and focus in most of the jobs I have done in the past” commented Dominique.

Prior to joining Astor-Bannerman, Dominque worked as a rehabilitation therapist for the NHS which involved designing exercise programmes and helping patients adapt to living back at home after a lengthy hospital admission.  Dominique has also worked as a technical instructor for paraplegics so has an in-depth knowledge of the requirements of those people with reduced mobility.  “Dominque brings a wealth of knowledge and experience gained from her previous roles and I know this will be of huge benefit to the many OT’s and clients she will be dealing with on a daily basis” commented Sales Director Anthony Kilgarriff

Established in 1993, Astor-Bannerman has established an exceptional reputation as specialist bathing changing and hoisting providers, backed by exceptional service and care within the Social Services and Local Authority Sectors where it is held in the highest regard.  Active Bathing is also proud to be a part of the Astor-Bannerman (Medical) Ltd group of companies and is fast becoming one of the key providers of assisted bathing, showering and patient transfer systems in the long term care sector today.  For more information on the full range of bathing, changing and hoisting solutions available, call 01242 820820, email sales@astorbannerman.co.uk or visit www.astorbannerman.co.uk/info