Year in Review: Environmental Hygiene

December 20, 2018

In case you missed any of this content,

In case you missed any of this content, ICT presents the 2018 Year in Review for environmental hygiene.


Articles:

Shoe Sole and Floor Contamination: A New Consideration in the Environmental Hygiene Challenge for Hospitals
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/shoe-sole-and-floor-contamination-new-consideration-environmental-hygiene

Environmental Cleaning: A Round-Up of Reports from the Medical Literature
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/environmental-cleaning-round-reports-medical-literature

Unprecedented Collaboration to Eliminate Infection and Illness Caused by Contaminated Surfaces in Healthcare Environments
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/unprecedented-collaboration-eliminate-infection-and-illness-caused

Healthcare Plumbing Systems are Sources and Vectors of Infection for HAIs
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/healthcare-plumbing-systems-are-sources-and-vectors-infection-hais

Portable Medical Equipment: A Significant Source of Transmission
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/transmission-prevention/portable-medical-equipment-significant-source-transmission


News & Studies:

AHE Announces Winners of 2018 Environmental Services Department of the Year Award
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-services/ahe-announces-winners-2018-environmental-services-department-year-award

AHE Announces New Certificate of Mastery Program
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-services/ahe-announces-new-certificate-mastery-program

Keeping Hospitals Clean and Safe Without Breaking the Bank
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/keeping-hospitals-clean-and-safe-without-breaking-bank

Researchers Find Bactericidal Efficacy Varies by Towelette Product, Surface Area Wiped and Pathogen Strain
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/researchers-find-bactericidal-efficacy-varies-towelette-product-surface-area

Researchers Explore Bacterial Contamination of Frequently Touched Objects
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/researchers-explore-bacterial-contamination-frequently-touched-objects

A Checklist for Terminal Cleaning is Only as Good as the List Itself
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/checklist-terminal-cleaning-only-good-list-itself

Strain, Disinfectant, Concentration and Contact Time Impact Disinfectant Efficacy
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/strain-disinfectant-concentration-and-contact-time-impact-disinfectant

Separated Environmental Cleaning Management Measures Improve Cleanliness, Study Shows
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/separated-environmental-cleaning-management-measures-improve-cleanliness-study