2014-08-26 - GETINGE Receives Red Dot Design Award for its Innovative User-Interface CENTRIC
Getinge Infection Control has been awarded the prestigious and coveted Red Dot design Award for its innovative user-interface called Getinge CENTRIC. The design of the newly launched user-interface for sterilizers and washer-disinfectors received the jury´s attention, thanks to its user-centric
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2012-06-04 - 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.
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2013-06-03 - 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
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2012-06-25 - Endoscope Reprocessing
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.
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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."
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2014-08-14 - TRU-D Tested in Most Comprehensive UV Disinfection Study to Date
This past week, a groundbreaking 28-month-long study funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) examining the real-world effectiveness of automated UV-C disinfection robot's impact on infection outcomes concluded the data collection phase of the research, with results
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2014/08/trud-tested-in-most-comprehensive-uv-disinfection-study-to-date.aspx - 48k
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 - 95k
2014-03-31 - 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 - 16k
2014-08-12 - Where are My Instruments and Sterile Supplies
As sterile processing department (SPD) professionals, the questions often heard asked by surgeons, nurses and scrub techs are: “Where are my instruments?” or “Where are my supplies?” These two questions are usually asked when patients are already in the operating room (OR) suite prepped for a lifesaving procedure, when at this point any significant delay could result in infection or death. Occasi
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/articles/2014/08/where-are-my-instruments-and-sterile-supplies.aspx - 56k
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