Althea’s ISO13485- and ISO9001-certified endoscopy workshop maintains more than 9,000 Olympus endoscopes, stack systems and associated devices every year from the 240, 260 and 290 series. We are the leading independent provider of endoscopy maintenance services in the UK providing a high-quality, cost-effective alternative to the manufacturer.
Our endoscopy workshop, including research and development laboratory, is a quality-controlled environment based in Southend-On-Sea (Essex) which repairs and maintains more than 9,000 scopes a year on behalf of 300 NHS, HSE and and private hospitals. The facility is manned by 60 technical staff with over 500 years of combined experience in endoscope repairs.
We are dedicated to providing the highest quality of customer service and support. Whilst our endoscopy client devices are away for maintenance, our value-added service includes the supply of a loan device against an incoming repair. This service is available to our contract customers free of charge.
as well as fully comprehensive and planned preventative only support for electromed - however bespoke solutions, including proactive battery replacements are available:
limited cover to minor repairs and service work
shared risk which covers all minor and middle repairs
all-inclusive of labour, parts and unlimited repairs as well as function testing
- ISO13485- and ISO9001-certificated endoscopy workshop
- maintenance on Olympus 240, 260 and 290 series
- supply of pre-owned equipment and accessories
- upgrade of the technology and instruments installed in endoscopy departments
- vendor-independent provider
- 3 levels of cover for scope repairs
- preventative support for electromed