Great Bear was established in March 2007 and is a British, privately owned Company. The Directors have over a century of experience in the Urology market place after successfully selling Simpla Plastics Ltd and Pelican Healthcare Ltd.


Great Bear has attained full accreditation for the highly recognised quality standards ISO 13485:2003, and all products are CE marked in accordance with the European Directive 93/42/EEC. All sterile processes are assessed for sterility by a MHRA accredited body.

Great Bear is a member of the British Healthcare Trade Association, Urology Trade Association and is a corporate member of the Association of Continence Advisors and Bladder and Bowel Foundation. All Great Bear products are listed on Drug Tariff.

Great Bear Healthcare’s success lies in 4 key areas:


The Directors of Great Bear have over a century of experience in the Urology market place. They understand the need to supply superior quality products to individuals at cost effective prices to the NHS. Great Bear is committed to the UK market and investment into R&D is at the heart of the business.


The needs of the customer come first. As we manufacture on-site we can customise Great Bear branded products to best suit the individuals needs – at no extra cost.

The Nightingale Home Delivery Service tailors deliveries to suit the individual and can supply within 24-48hours to a UK destination of their choice. Decision making is also quick and simple.


Great Bear is passionate about what we do! We are highly accredited to ensure we offer the best level of service to our customers.
Product development is a fundamental part of Great Bear’s strategy, with an underlying passion for bringing the best products to the market.


Great Bear is here for the long haul – serious investment has been made to ensure our longevity. We are members of the BHTA and UTA, and comply with the appropriate Codes of Practice.