Help Support the Challenges

Based on member feedback and stakeholder discussions, we believe this list covers the critical medical device needs for managing COVID-19 patients. This list excludes ventilators and associated equipment required for using a ventilator, CPAP, PPE and diagnostic testing equipment. Please utilise the Government portals below if you are able to supply such products.   

Offer COVID-19 support from your business:

Utilise this service to tell Government how your business might be able to help with the response to COVID-19. 


The Government has announced a national strategy to scale-up testing programmes.

Forms for organisations that can manufacture and supply testing consumables, equipment and laboratory PPE as part of the COVID-19 response are available here:

Ventilators & CPAP Systems:
PPE enquiries:
Clinical Trials & Research:
Innovation / tech 
MDCC Supplier queries:  
NIHR Surgical MIC PPE Challenge: 
  • The NIHR Surgical MIC team want to know what the real day-to-day challenges are for front line healthcare workers in maintaining PPE, or simple, effective solutions that might be rapidly scaled up. A team of clinicians and academics are on standby to receive your challenges and solutions. Once received, they will prioritise those challenges and will find solutions that can get to the frontline.
  • Submit your PPE Challenge here.