2014-07-10 - Vioguard Procures Patent Portfolio from Microsoft
Vioguard LLC announces that it has finalized a patent sale agreement with Microsoft Corporation (MSFT). The agreement included the sale of two U.S. patents for sterilizing surfaces on input devices by Microsoft to Vioguard. The patents are for disinfecting surfaces such as computer keyboards
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Aesculap Inc. : Listing : Buyer's Guide
Aesculap Inc. is a member of the B. Braun family of healthcare companies and one of the world's largest manufacturers of surgical instrumentation. For more than 138 years, Aesculap has provided custo
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/buyers-guide.aspx?li=35957 - 58k
2012-06-15 - 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 for staff education about disinfectant use.
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/webinars/2012/06/demystifying-the-disinfectant-label.aspx - 31k
2013-02-27 - A More Complete Approach to Infection Prevention
This webinar explores hand hygiene as a patient-centered safety initiative. It addresses the science of hand hygiene and infection prevention, examines patient participation in healthcare worker hand hygiene efforts, and underscores the importance of environmental cleaning and disinfection in an overall hygiene campaign.
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/webinars/2013/02/complete-approach-infection-prevention.aspx - 31k
2012-09-28 - 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 - 31k
2013-07-11 - Seize the Day
This webinar will review the major changes in healthcare reform and the impact on providers, provide a C-suite perspective and the implications for Integrated Delivery Networks (IDNs) and their hospitals’ priorities and ACOs; and discuss the implications for infection prevention professionals.
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/webinars/2013/07/seize-the-day.aspx - 31k
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 on the science behind the latest area decontamination technologies, as well as a report on the newest stu
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/immersion-centers/2013/05/area-decontamination.aspx - 33k
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 - 96k