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Eakin Healthcare

Eakin Healthcare

Updated November 2023.

About Eakin Healthcare

Company Overview
At Eakin Healthcare, we work together to improve people's lives everyday - We are a family-owned business started in 1973 and headquartered in Northern Ireland.. We specialise in designing, manufacturing and supplying medical devices to meet the needs of patients and clinicians within ostomy, wound, respiratory and surgical therapies. Our products and services are now available in over 60 countries internationally and we have sites and subsidiaries in the UK, Netherlands, France, Japan and Germany. We are creating a culture of 'One Eakin' and are passionate about being a Great Place to Work.
Company Size 698 UK-based Employees
Eakin Healthcare Head Office

United Kingdom

Employee Demographics

  • <2 years - 35%
  • 2-5 years - 30%
  • 6-10 years - 14%
  • 11-15 years - 12%
  • 16-20 years - 5%
  • Over 20 years - 4%

Company Culture at Eakin Healthcare

The employee experience below at Eakin Healthcare, compared to a typical company.

70% of employees at Eakin Healthcare say it is a great place to work*, compared to 54% of employees at a typical UK based company.
Eakin Healthcare
Typical Company
*Responses to the statement “Taking everything into account, I would say this is a great place to work.” vs. a typical UK company.


This is a physically safe place to work.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their sexual orientation.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their race.


When you join the company, you are made to feel welcome.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their sex.

Working at Eakin Healthcare

A selection of photos from our Litter Pick initiative organised by our colleague engagement group, Belong.
The ‘Eakin 600’ Oopla Challenge encouraging us all to move more to achieve 600 minutes of exercise over 28 days.
Supporting our local communities is important to us - recent fundraising raised £3800 for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Eakin goody bags for every employee to celebrate our 50th anniversary which also supported our sustainability goals.
A welcome sweet treat for colleagues, a small token of appreciation for all their hard work!
Celebrating our 50th Anniversary along with our Founder, Tom Eakin, who turned 90 in the same week!

Best Workplaces Lists

Great Place To Work® is proud to recognise Eakin Healthcare on the following Best Workplaces Lists.

Interested in a career at Eakin Healthcare, or just want to know more?

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