February Edition

  • 5 good reasons to choose FedEx Healthcare Solutions

5 good reasons to choose FedEx Healthcare Solutions

Share this page:

When you've just got to ensure that critical laboratory analyses are carried out on the turn, or you need to supply your healthcare customers with surgical devices and medications as fast as possible, you need to have complete confidence in your express freight company.

So it makes sound business sense to entrust the shipment of your samples, life-saving drugs and urgent medical device replacement parts to a healthcare shipping specialist.

Here are five good reasons for choosing FedEx Healthcare Solutions for your time-critical and environmentally-sensitive products and materials:

Solutions to meet your specific needs - whatever you need to ship, no matter how specialised your requirements may be, you can call on an industry leader's experience to provide you with reliable express shipping services. When you ship with FedEx the world's largest air cargo fleet (including new state-of-the-art Boeing 777 freighters with exclusive temperature-controlled loading options) plus a global network is at your disposal. And we can safely speed your Dangerous Goods consignments to and from 90 countries around the world.

Specialist packaging services - we can provide specially designed protective packaging to maintain the temperature, humidity, atmospheric pressure and all round integrity of your delicate medical samples, specimens and equipment from pickup through storage and transit to final delivery.

Advanced monitoring and intervention for sensitive shipments to sustain the quality of your healthcare products throughout their journey, our web-based services give you 24/7 peace of mind.

  • GPS sensor tracking lets you monitor in-transit conditions in near real-time; the provision of continuous data via our SenseAwareSM system allows us to make immediate interventions in the event of changes to environmental conditions or routes or to determine if shipments have been opened prematurely or exposed to light
  • Our FedEx Priority Alert option gives you a dedicated specialist ready to provide you with advanced shipment monitoring, advanced notification and recovery actions (re-icing, cold storage and re-gelling) if you require these additional safeguards

In addition:

  • if you need an easy, flexible and reliable returns service, FedEx® Global Returns gives you better inventory control, improved business efficiency and flexibility, and enhanced customer relations
  • if you're looking to sub-contract some or all of your distribution, FedEx Fulfillment® services can handle everything for you, from collections, consolidated shipments, break bulk and storage to kitting, picking, packing and despatch through customs, plus inventory and other reports and services

Dedicated specialist support - our healthcare experts work hand-in-hand with you to provide transport and delivery services to meet your very own specifications, backed up by the latest technology on the ground and in the air and full ISO 13485 certification.

Find out more about FedEx Healthcare Solutions right now at fedex.com/ie/healthcare or contact Customer Service on 1800 535 800.

Previous article


Return to index


Next article