Quality & Standards
We are passionate about the quality of our products and services, and our commitment to quality is at the heart of everything we do. Our quality management system helps us to exceed customer expectations and meet regulatory requirements in terms of the performance, reliability, and delivery of our products and services.
We regularly monitor and review our quality systems and processes to ensure that they effectively meet the expectations of all our stakeholders. There is a focus on risk-based thinking and accountability in all our organisational processes that help improve communications, efficiency, and continuous improvement.
Our quality policy, effective communication and investment in training, provides every employee with a clear understanding of how to fulfil our commitment to quality. Below is a list of our quality certifications.
This standard represents the requirements for a comprehensive quality management system for the design and manufacture of medical devices. It ensures the consistent design, development, production, installation, and delivery of medical devices that are safe for their intended purpose.
ISO 13485:2016 is an internationally recognised standard for quality management systems. Used by medical device manufacturers and providers worldwide, it is the medical industry's 'gold' medical device standard. It ensures that regulatory compliance laws and customer needs are met and is a valuable credential put in place to keep professionals and customers safe in clinics, hospitals, and other medical environments.
Algeos are very proud to have been awarded Investors in People - GOLD
Investors in People is the UK’s leading accreditation for business improvement through good people management. This internationally recognised standard defines what it takes to lead, support, and manage people well for sustainable results. The standard is underpinned by a rigorous assessment methodology and a framework that reflects the very latest workplace trends, essential skills, and effective structures required to outperform in any industry. It is the sign of a great employer with a clear commitment to success.
In early 2021, the MHRA carried out their surveillance site inspection and found Algeos to be fully compliant with the requirements of the Wholesale Distribution guidelines. This recognises our good distribution practices and enables Algeos to continue the supply of licensed Pharmaceutical products.
Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) regulates the disposal of electrical and electronic equipment to reduce the amount incinerated or sent to landfill sites. Reduction is achieved through various measures which encourage the recovery, reuse, and recycling of products and components.
Cyber Essentials is the UK Government-backed scheme that aims to help organisations protect themselves against common cyber threats. Organisations who achieve Cyber Essentials demonstrate they have considered and committed to bolstering their defences against common threats of cybercrime and reducing vulnerabilities of businesses to an accredited government standard. Algeos is proud to be reaccredited for the second year running.