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We are fortunate to have a large number of companies who support us in our work. As follows is a list of those companies with links to their websites, should you wish to find out more.


Fresenius Kabi

Fresenius Kabi is the leader in infusion therapy and clinical nutrition in Europe and in its most important countries of Latin America and Asia Pacific. Within I.V. generic drugs, Fresenius Kabi counts among the leading suppliers in the U.S. market.

Homecare Medical Supplies Ltd

Homecare Medical Supplies is a family owned company who are proud to have supplied products to end users, Nursing Homes and Hospitals throughout Ireland for 20 years.

First Choice Purchasing

At First Choice Purchasing we are all about partnership: We connect members of our group with the right suppliers for them, for the benefit of both. We listen, we understand what’s important to you and to your consumers, and then we deliver a bespoke supply solution, tailored just for you. You are unique, so is your supply chain.

We deliver real savings on real activity with real Irish suppliers, for the products you really buy, this month next month, every month. We believe in keeping it in the family: Greater volume gives greater leverage, which gives greater savings for all our members.

Fannin Ltd.

Fannin Ltd. in conjunction with their partner Rosemont Pharmaceuticals provide a “specials” service throughout Ireland in supplying licensed and unlicensed liquid oral medicines to the primary and secondary care markets. Rosemont Pharmacuticals manufacture over 150 liquid medicines including both licensed and unlicensed products (‘Specials’). “Specials” are bespoke, specially prepared, unlicensed medicines, prescribed when a required form of an existing licensed product is unavailable. New products are continually being developed by Rosemont Pharmaceuticals and added to their extensive range, including corticosteroids, analgesics, diuretics, antibiotics and anti-psychotics. Their philosophy is to develop each product with the same attention to detail, the same GMP standards and the same high quality whether it is a licensed medicine or a ‘Special’. For further information on “Specials” which Fannin Ltd. can provide please speak to your local Fannin Representative or contact our medical information department directly at or via phone on 012907179.

LK Shields Solicitors

LK Shields are a leading Irish corporate and commercial law firm with offices in Dublin, London and Galway. Our clients are enterprising Irish and international businesses, financial institutions and public bodies. Our 100+ legal professionals are committed to adding value to our clients businesses by supporting their commercial objectives and by providing a superior level of service. We are committed to client centric strategic growth and development. Our inter-disciplinary Healthcare team has been providing cutting-edge advice to Irish and international clients across a range of areas in the healthcare sector for many years.

Nurse Recruitment

HOLLILANDER is a Recruitment Agency with 10 years of operations placing overseas Nurses in the Irish healthcare sector in every County in Ireland. Our Main Offices are located in Bray, County Wicklow, with offices in India and associated partners in Philippines. All our Nurses are registered with the Nursing and Midwives Board of Ireland NMBI. We have a constant number of excellent calibre Nurses in our books, and we always interview and screen shortlisted candidates offered to meet prospective Employers. We can provide references on request.

HCI Care Tools

HCI Care Tools is an online store providing evidence based care tools such as policies and procedures, care plans, records and forms, audit tools and governance templates. All documents are based on best practice and in line with regulatory requirements. Contact HCI at +353 (0)1 629 2559 or


Q-Pulse Quality Management Information System, provides a solution for document control, audit management, quality improvement plan, incident management, risk management, people management and asset and supplier management. Contact HCI for more information at +353 (0)1 629 2559 or

VCare Complete

VCare Complete is an intuitive care planning and resident record software for residential care organisations. It will help you meet all your care planning and resident recording requirements practically and in line with regulation and best practice. Contact VCare Complete at +353 (0)1 629 2559 or

Miele Professional

Miele is a German manufacturer of high quality domestic appliances and commercial equipment with its head office and production plants based in Germany. It was founded in 1899 by Carl Miele and Reinhard Zinkann and has always been a family-owned, family-run company.


HCI is a professional services provider of resident safety, regulatory compliance, and quality improvement intelligence and support.  HCI provides Risk Management, Policy and Procedure Development, Internal Audits/Tracers, Gap Analysis, Education and Training  to health and social care organisations. Contact HCI at +353 (0)1 629 2559 or

Inis Communications

Inis Communications is a PR and Social Media agency, which promotes your business, product or service to the widest possible print, broadcast and online audiences. Their journalism and PR skills are used to create quality content that gets the right response from your audience.

Dementia Care Matters Ltd

We are a leading international dementia care culture change organisation based in the UK ; Ireland , Canada and Australia.

We provide consultancy, learning development, training resources and practice based research. We believe a new culture of care comes from focussing on a model of emotional intelligence.

Vista Career Solutions

Vista Career Solutions is a Manpower Consultancy currently based in Ireland, India and Philippines. They are licensed to provide recruitment services in Ireland, India and Philippines.

Nursing Home Consulting

Thinking of selling your Nursing Home or buying another Nursing Home ? Speak to the professionals that understand your business. E mail and visit our website at . A company solely dedicated to the requirements of the Nursing Home sector.


CalQRisk offer a cost-effective solution to risk and compliance concerns. Whether your concern is GDPR or HIQA, our intuitive software can assist in streamlining existing manual compliance processes. Reports can be generated at the touch of a button and evidence of compliance is built by simply answering the pre-populated questions.

O’Flynn Medical

O’Flynn Medical is a family business established in 2000 with a strong team of 25 people our headquarters in Millstreet and our regional depots in Dublin, Clonmel, Tralee and Galway. We use world class manufacturers to ensure we provide unrivalled products and services to all our customers and as a company we strive to provide solutions that meet the challenging heathcare demands and are very proud of the services we provide to our many customers.


JLA is the leading provider of laundry, catering and sluice room equipment and service solutions. We’re the partner of choice for tens of thousands of nursing homes throughout the UK and Ireland because we understand their specific needs. We offer an all-in-one service that kits out and maintains the laundry room, kitchen and sluice room, ensuring that you are consistently operating within guidelines and providing your residents with a hygienic and comfortable place to call home. We do it all by providing you with market-leading, durable equipment that has been specially designed to aid in compliance with regulatory standards, and we back it up with unrivalled maintenance and breakdown coverage.

BWG Food Service

At BWG Foodservice, we have one simple goal and that is to deliver great quality food on time, every time, at market leading prices. Everything we do is about achieving this. BWG Foodservice serves NHI members from seven key depots in Dublin, Cork, Galway, Letterkenny, Killarney, Ennis and Dundalk with the support of our additional Value Centre wholesale cash and carries nationwide. We love good food just as much as you do and want to make your job easier by giving you the confidence to know you are receiving the optimum quality produce every time

Clonmel Healthcare

Clonmel Healthcare Ltd., is a pharmaceutical marketing and distribution company founded in 1970 which is currently owned by the German Healthcare Group Stada. Clonmel Healthcare has two locations in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary and its Sales and Marketing office in Dublin. Clonmel Healthcare currently has a large portfolio of products covering three business units; Prescription medicines, Speciality or High Tech Medicines and the Consumer Division. The consumer division product range focuses on the three main areas; women have and babies health, skincare and pain management.

Independent Newspapers

NHI has teamed up with INM to offer Members excellent value when purchasing their newspapers. The partnership provides Members with the opportunity to have their daily newspapers delivered to residents on a daily basis free of charge and for a discounted rate. The Irish Independent, Monday to Friday, can be purchased for €0.95 cent (normal price €2.00), on Saturday for €0.95 (normal price €2.30) on Sunday Independent for €1.25 (normal price €2.90) and New to the service the Sunday World for €1.10 (normal price €2.45). More information in respect of the offer is available by emailing

First Direct Medical Couriers

First Direct Medical Couriers is Ireland’s leading medical courier company, specialising in medical sample transportation. The courier and logistics needs of medical laboratories, clinics and hospitals are very precise – no less than perfection in execution of the daily courier activities is acceptable, since every specimen represents a patient.

Murray & Son Ltd

Supplier of flame retardant bed linens, wipe down duvets and pillows, towels and table linens to the Nursing Home and Hospitality markets

Unilever Food Solutions

Unilever Food Solutions. We help chefs all over the world serve tasty, wholesome meals that keep guests coming back for more. We create ingredients that save precious prep time in the kitchen, without compromising on flavour or flair. We constantly provide ideas and inspiration that keep your menu fresh and exciting. We are home to some of the world’s favourite brands – Knorr, Hellmann’s, Lyons and Flora.

Sonas aPC Ltd.

Sonas aPc trains healthcare staff to carry out therapeutic activities with older people who have dementia.

BDO Ireland

BDO Ireland, accountants and business advisors, are ranked 8th amongst Ireland’s largest accounting firms and associations.


1st Choice for medical professionals. An Irish owned company dedicated to the supply and sourcing of innovative and essential medical consumable products and equipment.


Euron is one of Europe’s leading suppliers of disposable products for the management of incontinence.

Workplace Solutions

Workplace Solutions has close links to a partnership network of other legal, financial and Specialist support where clients needs require them.

Median Healthcare Services

Median Healthcare Services Median Healthcare is an Irish Company providing Pharmacy Services and an IT Medication Management Solution for Nursing Homes and Care Centres.