Our specialist Medical Division is the very best courier service for the healthcare sector – providing a flexible cost-effective solution to the transport needs of GPs surgeries, hospitals, and private pathology labs.
1st Class Medical Logistics offers a deep understanding of the exact requirements and best practice of hospital courier services, thanks to a wealth of experience in medical transportation.
Covid 19 Update
Since the start of this dreadful pandemic, we have increased our fleet of vans by around 80 vehicles, entirely in response to the massive demand placed on us by the entire medical and pharmaceutical sector. We have been heavily involved since April 2020 in the delivery of PPE, tests, prescriptions, medication at all times of day and night; from distribution centres to mobile testing units and regional testing sites; from hospitals, care homes, prisons, GP’s surgeries, dentists, private companies and test centres to test laboratories all over the country.
We have also set up and run a specialist seven night a week sortation facility for Covid tests; absolute accuracy and professionalism is required in a process like this, there is no margin for error in this kind of operational arena. Prompt performance reporting is vital to back all this up – it is fair to say that 1st Class Logistics UK has provided enormous support to the NHS in the UK, with a previously unprecedented volume of movements and level of precision for the company.
Couriers for the medical sector
As providers of a comprehensive suite of hospital courier services our drivers transport items from x-rays and medical records to therapeutic items to the homes of discharged patients. Hospital pharmacy solutions, short notice urgent wholesaler direct to pharmacy service for unlicensed medicines, and pharmacy to care home solutions are also part of our flexible service offerings.
All our staff are “GMP Carriage Of Blood And Blood Components” trained, ensuring ongoing compliance with the Blood Quality and Safety Regulations 2005, and carry approved spillage kits accordingly.
Our staff are highly trained and security vetted, so you can be sure that every delivery will be handled with the utmost care, but where we really exceed is in our customer service.