Guest: John Bromberger
Presenter: Wayne Bucklar
Guest Bio: Born in Sydney, John moved to England and returned to live in Perth. He started Pelican in 1986. A highlight of the company was appearing and winning the Viewers Award in the 2006 ABC television program ‘The New Inventors’. They take pride that many items in the Pelican range have been developed following customers’ suggestions or concerns regarding aspects of health care.
Segment overview: In today’s Health Supplier Segment, we welcome Managing Director John Bromberger of Pelican Manufacturing, based in Perth, Western Australia. They supply selected pressure care items for geriatric patients in nursing homes and hospitals not only in Australia but in the United States, Canada, England, Austria, Germany, Singapore, Japan, New Zealand, Dubai and Saudi Arabia as well. They offer a wide range of products covering manual handling, pressure care, hoist slings, theatre & post operative care, patient dignity, aids to daily living, restraints, safety items and physiotherapy items.