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Siemens Healthineers, Llanberis achieves EFQM Recognised for Excellence (R4E)

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 11:49

EFQM Recognised for Excellence (R4E) recognition awarded by BQF on behalf of European Foundation for Quality Management is Europe’s leading recognition programme for organisational performance. Following a five-day onsite assessment the Siemens Healthineers, Llanberis site which has been supplying reagents for the IMMULITE platform for over 25 years, were awarded 5* R4E, the highest achievement possible.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents globally. With about 50,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries, they are continuing to innovate and shape the future of healthcare.

Site Managing Director, Prof. Dr. Fraser Logue, said:

The Llanberis site works each day towards achieving excellence. We looked forward to the opportunity to go through the EFQM Recognised for Excellence (R4E) process to benchmark our site against a globally recognised excellence model. Accomplishing 5 stars in the assessment is a huge achievement for us and validates the hard work that our staff do each day, every day.

The Lead Assessor added:

The Business Principles were clearly evident within SHDPL and the assessors were impressed by the extent of the engagement in all areas of the business. Leadership have clearly invested in giving people tools, techniques, training and opportunities to optimise their contribution and the benefits of this is evident to see. Everyone was passionate about CI and this emanates from the leadership team.

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