The annual awards at the Design in Mental Health Conference, Exhibition and Awards Dinner is an event that is well respected and attended by leading professionals in the mental healthcare sector (book your place here).
Kingsway Group are Main Event Sponsors of the 2019 event which is going to be held at the Ricoh Arena in Convetry on Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd May to demonstrate our committment to driving improvements in the mental health sector and are pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for two of the prestigeous awards! View the awards shortlist here.
The award category short-list nominations are:
Concept Production Innovation of the Year - this is for our Sensory doorset for dementia care which has been developed in partnership with Richard Mazuch and his team of healthcare design experts at IBI Group Architects. Kingsway Group are promoters of care pathway specific solutions as identified in the NHS Transforming Care Agenda the Sensory doorset has unique benefits for the Dementia Care sector underpinned by evidence based design.
Product Innovation of the Year - this is for the Switch anti-barricade system which is a completely new approach to how to open a door in a barricade situation. The patent pending engineering of the Switch hinge allows staff to stand in the safe barricade 'green-zone' on the hinge side of the door to reduce the risk of staff injury and also provide a less instutional looking door with a stand frame construction and reduced components. Find out more about the Switch anti-barricade doorset here.