Ben Greenfield

With over 10 years of experience in Medical Device and Life Sciences marketing, Ben is the Director of Marketing at Helmer Scientific with a focus on inbound / outbound marketing, strategic marketing, and new product development.

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GX Solutions: New Medical-Grade Refrigerator Models Recognized by ENERGY STAR®

Posted on Oct 18, 2019 by Ben Greenfield

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recently recognized additional Helmer Scientific products as meeting ENERGY STAR® energy efficiency requirements for High Performance Laboratory Refrigerators. New Helmer Scientific GX Solutions laboratory, pharmacy, and blood...

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OptiCool™ Technology Benefits Medical-grade Cold Storage in Helmer Scientific's GX Solutions

Posted on Mar 28, 2019 by Ben Greenfield

OptiCool™ technology in Helmer Scientific’s GX Cold Storage Solutions ensures temperature-sensitive blood therapies, clinical samples, reagents/controls, medications and vaccines are appropriately safeguarded. OptiCoolis necessary to maintain patient safety, support...

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Medical-Grade Refrigeration Adoption Continues in the Lab

Posted on Jan 17, 2019 by Ben Greenfield

Medical-grade refrigerators and freezers are used across clinical applications in acute and non-acute healthcare environments. These specialized cold storage units include special features to ensure proper performance for storage of sensitive, expensive, and sometimes...

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Where Does Tube Testing Fit for Pretransfusion Testing?

Posted on Nov 16, 2018 by Ben Greenfield

Automation has increasingly been adopted in clinical laboratories and blood banks, providing alternatives to the traditional method of manual tube testing for pretransfusion testing. Pretransfusion testing techniques all have advantages and limitations; it is important to...

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Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust Implement BloodTrack® System

Posted on Oct 05, 2018 by Ben Greenfield

Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust (CHFT) has implemented the Haemonetics® BloodTrack® Software System! The Haemonetics BloodTrack System is designed to improve efficiency and safety of storing and dispensing blood products at the point-of-care. This is...

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Hospital Pharmacy use of Medical-Grade Refrigeration: 2018 Survey Results

Posted on Aug 30, 2018 by Ben Greenfield

Pharmacy Purchasing & Productsrecently released results from their 2018 refrigeration survey.  This survey contained feedback from 367 Directors of Pharmacy from US-based hospitals. The results of the survey indicate that hospital adoption of medical-grade refrigeration...

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Managing Red Blood Cells After Issue from Blood Bank

Posted on Nov 10, 2017 by Ben Greenfield

Maintaining appropriate temperature control of blood products is a critical priority for transfusion medicine clinicians. Great care is taken to ensure therapies are maintained at recommended temperatures through the use of specialized blood bank refrigerators designed to...

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Posted on Oct 27, 2017 by Ben Greenfield

As part of Helmer Scientific's voluntary partnership with the EPA we are pleased to help bring attention to ENERGY STAR® through celebrating ENERGY STAR® Day. ENERGY STAR® Day is an annual event that promotes awareness of the program and encourages individuals and businesses to...

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ENERGY STAR® Recognized High Performance Laboratory Refrigerators

Posted on Sep 06, 2017 by Ben Greenfield

The U.S. Environmental Agency’s ENERGY STAR® program is a voluntary program that helps protect the climate through the use of energy efficient products. Within the past year, the ENERGY STAR program was expanded to allow testing and recognition of laboratory, pharmacy, and blood...

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Hospital Pharmacy use of Medical-Grade Refrigeration: 2017 Survey Results

Posted on Aug 17, 2017 by Ben Greenfield

Full adoption of medical-grade refrigeration continues to be a priority for Hospital Pharmacists. Maintaining regulatory compliance for sensitive vaccines and medications, as well as ensuring patient safety, typically drives the decision to invest in medical-grade...

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