With operations in the United Kingdom and the USA, the medical products manufacturer Aspen enhances the complementary product range of Hill-Rom. Aspen® can trace its roots back to 1730 and has been a part of Hill-Rom since 2012. Today, the company boasts a global production of surgical blades and scalpels, including the Bard-Parker™ scalpel that sells in excess of 115 million units per year. The product range is augmented with surgical markers and other medical fluid and safety products. With this product range, Aspen provides comprehensive assistance for the prevention and treatment of injuries and infections, falls and slips in the OR. Additionally Aspen offers a range of ophthalmic and wound care products via its Aspen Medical business.