Entries by Hannah Houghton

UK Heart Month

The British Heart Foundation has declared February as National Heart Month in the UK to help raise awareness of Cardiovascular disease. Heart disease is both UK’s and the world’s number one killer, according to the World Health Organization. An estimated 17.9 million people died from CVDs in 2016, representing 31% of all global deaths. Whilst […]

Movember 2021 – Feeling On Top Of The World

I have been raising funds for and awareness of men’s health issues for 9 years with Movember UK.  In the last 2 years, the covid years, I have had the honour of enlisting the support of men in Northwich through my gym with Paul Connor and Northwich Round Table. In 2020 together we had Rowvember […]

October 2021 Wellbeing Week

In October, our team took part in our Q4 wellbeing week. We dedicate time to help employees develop different ways to help manage work stress and encourage them to become more active. This wellbeing week involved independent activities such as a steps challenge, separate walk – treasure hunt and an hour of independent activity. Employees […]

Xenolite Garments: Protecting You And The Environment

Did you know that over 150,000 lead X-ray aprons are disposed of every year? This adds up to over 1 million pounds of toxic lead metal waste across the globe. Our partners at LiteTech are committed to making difference in the environment. The XENOLITE® garments provide an eco-friendly solution through having a fully integrated x-ray […]

#TheBodyWalk – Are You Ready To Take On A New Challenge?

This September, for Vascular Awareness Month, they are raising money by asking people to join in #thebodywalk. The aim is to walk 60,000 miles collectively (the same length if you lay all the arteries and capillaries out in one adult). There is no minimum distance; whether you decide to run, walk, cycle, or swim, every […]

VASIG Event Terms and Conditions for free RADPAD® Prize Draw

Terms and Conditions – RADPAD® Free Prize Draw For your chance to win a free box of RADPAD® Disposable Radiation Shields, simply register to attend the October 2021 Vascular Anomalies Special Interest Group (VASIG) event. Alternatively, you can enter the free prize draw competition by sending an email to hhoughton@apccv.com with the subject name ‘Competition Entry’, […]

5 Ways To Wellbeing

This Month, APC Cardiovascular took part in the “5 ways to wellbeing” in conjunction with our friends at Active Cheshire. We dedicated a day to different topics according to the Mind UK campaign, with some group activities and others being independent. Monday gave us our chance to ‘Connect’. We challenged our colleagues to make a […]

“Radiation Protection: Are Your Team Fully Protected?”

APC Cardiovascular hosted a webinar on “Radiation Protection: Are Your Team Fully Protected?” We were joined on the 15th July 2021 by our speaker’s Dr Bella Huasen, Eric Radtke and Professor Bijan Modarai, who provided insights into thought-provoking topics; ‘Radiation Protection and Image-Guided Therapy’, ‘Chronic Low Dose Radiation – Not Just Cancer and Cataracts’ and […]

Breathe HR Culture Leaders List 2021

Here at APC Cardiovascular, we pride ourselves on putting our employees first by making sure we do everything in our power to support them in a mental, physical, and professional capacity. We’re thrilled to announce that APC Cardiovascular has won a place in the top 25 companies in the Breathe HR Culture Leaders List 2021. […]

Terms and Conditions RADPAD® Free Prize Draw

For your chance to win a free box of RADPAD® Disposable Radiation Shields, enter the free prize draw competition through either sending an email to hhoughton@apccv.com with subject name ‘Competition Entry’, along with your name, hospital/title and if you would like to be contacted by us for marketing purposes in the future, or by signing […]