Domiciliary Equipment Service: Circular Economy in Action in South Australia

Assistive technology equipment can be an expensive purchase and there can be very significant waiting times for people in need. Domiciliary Equipment Service (DES) aims to ensure that there is a broad range of readily available items in a single pool of items that are in stock, affordable, high quality, comfortable, safe and fit-for-purpose. To achieve this the DES has invested in building a nationally leading business model based on Circular Economy principles and has demonstrated that reduced costs and wastage really can accompany meeting . Ensuring that bespoke solutions are only used when a specific need arises is essential Domiciliary Equipment Service (DES) the needs of individuals more responsively.

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