The Use of Visible Light Disinfection to Continuously Reduce Bacteria in the OR
This webinar will explain the benefits of visible light disinfection by reviewing the role of the environment in HAI transmission and how to improve environmental hygiene in the healthcare environment, explaining the mechanisms of episodic vs. continuous disinfection using visible light, and exploring the current evaluation data for a new category of technology and review how to evaluate and adopt it
This nursing continuing education activity is offered by Infection Control Today/Informa Exhibitions, an approved provider (California BRN provider #16526) by the California Board of Registered Nursing.
Dr. Yahnke received his Bachelors degree in Engineering Physics from the Illinois Institute of Technology and his Ph.D. in Physics from Northwestern University. He brings over 20 years of photonics and healthcare experience in analytical instruments, medical devices and lighting to Indigo-Clean. Most recently, Dr. Yahnke was the Director of Medical Product Management where he was responsible for commercializing photonics technologies related to infection control, wound care, light therapy, and operating room lighting.