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John Preston Healthcare is a sixth generation family business which celebrates 170 years in business in 2016.

Supplying industry leading products and services to Healthcare Professionals and retail customers for a number of years, the company has a showroom in Lisburn, Northern Ireland however we service the entire island of Ireland and have extended our services to the UK and recently Europe.

“I have had the pleasure of working with John Preston Healthcare Group for over five years and I am always delighted with the level of service – which is exceptional. The prices are always keen and I will not go anywhere else” – Joseph Mckelvey – Belfast

About John Preston & Co Ltd

John Preston & Co (Belfast) Ltd specialize in wholesale supply and distribution of medical, healthcare and mobility products and equipment to Health and social services, private nursing homes and trade customers. A sixth generation family business, John Preston & Co was founded in 1846. We are winners of the Donald Blatchford Retailer of the Year Award and have achieved Quality Assurance ISO9001:2008

Our core business includes supply of rehabilitation and acute care equipment, medical and nursing care consumables. We also provide a number of services including equipment recycling and decontamination, planned preventative maintenance and emergency repairs, pressure mapping, equipment rentals and seating assessments.

We stock the leading brands of equipment and consumables as well as our own brand range under the Prestii and John Preston brands which we supply to the NHS and Social Care services in the UK, Ireland and Europe and to our distributor network worldwide.

Our range is also available for purchase at our online store and at our one of our showrooms located in Northern Ireland and Scotland. Our product range includes electric wheelchairs, mobility scooters, lightweight wheelchairs, daily living aids, bathing and toileting aids, moving and handling and pressure care products.

We offer a Nationwide Service in the UK and the republic of Ireland.

For those customers who would prefer to try product out or be assessed for the most appropriate product, a visit to one of our showrooms is an obvious choice.

We stock a wide range of mobility and homecare products, and our branch manager can advise on all your daily living needs. Our mobility shops allow you to meet with our product specialists face to face at the shops or indeed in your own home for their expert advice and assistance, see the products at first hand and get a full demonstration of their features.

For prescriptive, made to measure products we will arrange for one of our qualified assessors to meet with you at one of our assessment centres to ensure your needs are correctly assessed and appropriate products are prescribed.

We also welcome accompanied visits from Occupational Therapist and other professionals.

Fast Aid Medical & Mobility, incorporating Anderson Medical & Mobility, has been trading for over 35 years.  The company has staff located in East and West Scotland and our core business includes the supply of acute care equipment, medical and nursing care consumables.

“I have used Anderson Medical (now Fast Aid Medical & Mobility) many times over the past four years and have always found the company a pleasure to deal with.” Gerard Fox  – Physiotherapist – Drummond Grange Nursing Home  

In 2011, both companies came together to form a Healthcare Group to extend our current reach, capabilities and product portfolio.  Product Specialists are available at both sites and regularly perform joint assessments with medical professionals for homecare and mobility products.  A complete aftersales service with training, repairs and maintenance is carried out by our specialist staff at each site.

In Lisburn and Edinburgh we have two large distribution centres which supply, on contract, to many local councils, nursing homes, the NHS supply chain and local Housing Executives.  Customers include the Scottish National Health Service, the Health Service Executive in the Republic of Ireland and the Northern Ireland Health and Social Care Trust.

Our online store was established in 2012 and contains over 2000 products.  Our online product range includes electric wheelchairs, mobility scooters, lightweight wheelchairs, daily living aids, bathing and toileting aids, moving and handling and pressure care products.  We offer a nationwide service in the UK, Republic of Ireland and many European countries.