Demystifying the Disinfectant Label
This Webinar sponsored by PDI and presented by Hudson Garrett provides an overview of EPA-registered disinfectant product labels and explores broad-spectrum efficacy claims, disinfectant contact time, regulatory requirements for compliance with EPA FIFRA regulation, as well as the imperative
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/webinars/2012/06/demystifying-the-disinfectant-label.aspx - 62k
Proper Use of Healthcare Disinfectants
This webinar, Proper Use of Healthcare Disinfectants: The Implications Associated with Off-Label Use of Disinfectants, provides a methodical approach for infection preventionists and environmental services professionals to properly and effectively use healthcare disinfectants.
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/webinars/2012/09/proper-use-of-healthcare-disinfectants.aspx - 63k
2014-04-18 - Re-Emergence of Ebola Focuses Need for Global Surveillance Strategies
that has claimed the lives of 122 people in the countries of Guinea and Liberia. According to the World Health
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2014/04/reemergence-of-ebola-focuses-need-for-global-surveillance-strategies.aspx - 48k
Environmental Hygiene: What We Know from Scientific Studies
A renewed interest in the healthcare environment and to what degree surface contamination contributes to the spread of infectious pathogens is driving a growing body of research in this area. The following article will take a look at what we know about various aspects of environmental hygiene from the scientific literature.
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/library/2012/10/ict-eh-scientific-studies.aspx?topic=environmental-hygiene - 14k
A-Cute Derm Inc. : Listing : Buyer's Guide
A-Cute Derm® Inc., owned by a board-certified dermatologist, manufactures, distributes, and markets professional healthcare products. We offer more than 90 products that are medical patient-tested ut
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/buyers-guide.aspx?li=42348 - 54k
This immersion center sponsored by PDI is designed to provide the latest information, tools, resources and guidance for evidence-based infection prevention practices -- including surface, hand and skin antisepsis -- in healthcare facilities.
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/immersion-centers/2012/07/infection-prevention.aspx - 43k
2011-12-27 - 2011 Year in Review Disinfection and Sterilization
ICT celebrates the end of the year by bringing you a review of the top news items and articles from 2011 related to disinfection and sterilization.
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2011/12/2011-year-in-review-disinfection-and-sterilization.aspx - 46k
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
2014-03-17 - The Checklist A Global Tool That Works
At the core of many infection prevention strategies is an elegant and simple tool: the checklist. Infection prevention actions in healthcare settings were listed as one of four recent objectives proposed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to tackle the morbidity and mortality associated with infections caused by drug-resistant organisms. These infections cause 23,000 deaths a
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/articles/2014/03/the-checklist-a-global-tool-that-works.aspx - 53k