Healthcare-Associated Infections: The Regulatory Landscape
This report reviews the burden of healthcare-associated infections, explores the impetus of mandatory reporting of infection data, and outlines the various federal initiatives related to public reporting of HAIs. It also explores how automated surveillance of infections is the gateway to the future
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/digital-issues/2013/06/healthcare-associated-infections.aspx - 13k
Aligned with Experts: Micromedex Infection Prevention, from Truven Health Analytics, improves workflow while helping reduce hospital-acquired infections
This vendor brief reviews Micromedex Infection Prevention, from Truven Health Analytics, dashboard and automated surveillance system that improves infection prevention workflow while it helps reduce hospital-acquired infections.
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/reports/2012/06/aligned-with-xperts.aspx - 12k
Area Decontamination Immersion Center
his Area Decontamination Immersion Center presents information about automated technologies that can enhance manual cleaning and disinfection of environmental surfaces in healthcare facilities, specifically the use of germicidal ultraviolet light. The center includes a report and a slide show
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/immersion-centers/2013/05/area-decontamination.aspx - 30k
The webinar, “Endoscope Reprocessing: Demystifying the Multisociety Guideline,” explores best practices related to the reprocessing of flexible endoscopes in observance of the multi-society guidelines.
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/webinars/2012/06/endoscope-reprocessing.aspx - 59k
2012-02-20 - High Level Disinfection and Sterilization
ICT presents a slide show containing highlights from the special report, "Best Practices for High-Level Disinfection and Sterilization of Endoscopes."
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/galleries/2012/02/high-level-disinfection-and-sterilization.aspx - 40k
2012-01-06 - FDA, AAMI Examine Medical Device Reprocessing Issues
Reprocessing medical devices is an intricate, complicated task, and lapses in infection prevention practices can lead to poor patient outcomes and infections. Cognizant of these implications and the role that medical device preprocessing plays in the larger healthcare arena, last summer the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) launched a coordinated effort focusing on improvements in device design,
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/articles/2012/01/fda-aami-examine-medical-device-reprocessing-issues.aspx - 94k
Fit Testing Healthcare Professionals Can Trust
As a healthcare professional, do you know what to do in the event of a contagious disease outbreak? Does your workplace have a plan for and provide you with the assurance you’ll be safe while at work during such an outbreak? What can you do to ensure your safety, your family’s safety and to protect against the spread of disease within the general population?
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/whitepapers/2014/03/fit-testing.aspx - 14k
Advanced Vapor Technologies LLC : Listing : Buyer's Guide
Non-chemical, nontoxic alternative for neutralizing fomites. Cleans and disinfects environmental surfaces in seconds, improving infection prevention, reducing risks and limitations involved with chem
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/buyers-guide.aspx?li=68351 - 55k
Air Quality Pro Inc. : Listing : Buyer's Guide
Air Quality Pro can assist you in restoring a healthy environment within hours by eliminating mold, mycotoxins, bacteria, viruses, odorous contamination, mites, cockroaches, bed bugs, VOC's and chemi
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/buyers-guide.aspx?li=54080 - 55k
Action Surgical : Listing : Buyer's Guide
Bio-Zyme 3® has three families of enzymes that quickly breaks down proteins, fats and carbohydrates; pH neutral, free-rinsing and repels bioburden from re-depositing onto instruments. Bio-Zyme 3® con
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/buyers-guide.aspx?li=64466 - 56k