Dial Corp. - A Henkel Co. : Listing : Buyer's Guide
The Dial Corp., a Henkel Co., manufactures soap and other consumer products. Eight out of 10 U.S. households use Dial branded products – and the preference extends to healthcare facilities. Patients
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2014-04-14 - Ambulatory Surgical Site Infections Following the Roadmap to Elimination
Government agencies and professional organizations are helping ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs) integrate infection control practices to help move the dial on surgical site infections (SSIs).
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2011-10-12 - Cardinal Health Invites Providers to Apply for Grants to Improve Patient Safety
The Cardinal Health Foundation today announced that, for the fifth consecutive year, it will award more than $1 million in grant funding to help U.S. hospitals, health systems, community health clinics and other non-profit health care institutions improve the efficiency and quality of patient care.
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2010-09-13 - Study Finds Hand Disinfectants Do Little to Prevent Spread of Rhinovirus or Influenza Virus
A team of researchers led by University of Virginia cold expert Ronald Turner, MD, found in a nationwide study that alcohol-based hand disinfectants fail to significantly reduce the frequency of infection from either the rhinovirus or the influenza virus.
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2012-10-05 - Survey Reveals Country-Specific Differences in Preventive Behaviors During 2009 Influenza Pandemic
Many important strategies to reduce the spread of pandemic influenza need public participation. To assess public receptivity to such strategies, Steel-Fisher, et al. (2012) compared adoption of preventive behaviours in response to the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic among the public in five countries and examined whether certain non-pharmaceutical behaviours (such as handwashing) were deterrents to
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2012-03-01 - JCI, SHEA Release New Edition of Best Practices in Infection Prevention and Control Book
Teaming up to provide an essential infection prevention and control (IPC) resource for healthcare organizations around the globe, Joint Commission International (JCI) and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) announce the publication of Best Practices in Infection Prevention and Control: An International Perspective, Second Edition. JCI is a not-for-profit affiliate of The Joi
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2012-11-01 - FDA Reports Voluntary Recall of All Ameridose Drug Products
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announces that Ameridose, LLC, based in Westborough, Mass., is voluntarily recalling all of its unexpired products in circulation.
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2014-08-22 - Poll Finds Many in US Lack Knowledge About Ebola and its Transmission
Although the Centers for Disease and Prevention (CDC) reports no known cases of Ebola transmission in the United States, a Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH)/SSRS poll released today shows that 4 in 10 (39%) adults in the U.S. are concerned that there will be a large outbreak in the U.S., and a quarter (26%) are concerned that they or someone in their immediate family may get sick with Ebola
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2014-07-21 - National Survey From AP-NORC Examines Perceptions of Healthcare Provider Quality
The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research has released the results of a major survey examining the public's opinions about what it means to be a quality healthcare provider in the United States. The survey, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, sheds new light on how American adults perceive the quality of their healthcare and doctors, as well as the information th
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