HAIs, Uncategorized

Getting to Know Superbugs: VRE

Vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) are a type of bacteria called enterococci that have developed resistance to many antibiotics, especially vancomycin. Enterococci bacteria live in our intestines and on our skin, usually without causing problems.VRE can also live in the female genital tract without causing disease (often called colonization). However, sometimes it

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Posted 05.31.16
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Tru-D SmartUVC Correlates to Lessened Facility-wide Colonization and Infection

A recent scientific article in the American Journal of Infection Control by leading researchers reviews the compendium of clinical evidence on and discusses the effectiveness of UV devices for terminal room decontamination. According to the Effectiveness of ultraviolet devices and hydrogen peroxide systems for terminal room decontamination: Focus on clinical

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Posted 05.27.16
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Disinfection, HAIs, Industry News, Press, Studies, Tru-D News, Tru-D Technology, Uncategorized

Recent Scientific Article Proves Enhanced Terminal Room Disinfection Leads to Decreased HAI Rates

A recent scientific article in the American Journal of Infection Control by leading researchers reviews the compendium of clinical evidence on and discusses the effectiveness of UV devices for terminal room decontamination. According to the Effectiveness of ultraviolet devices and hydrogen peroxide systems for terminal room decontamination: Focus on clinical

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Posted 05.24.16
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Disinfection, HAIs, Tru-D Technology, Uncategorized

The 411 on Superbugs: MRSA

What is MRSA? Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection is caused by a type of staph bacteria that’s become resistant to many of the antibiotics used to treat ordinary staph infections. MRSA can cause life-threatening bloodstream infections, pneumonia and surgical site infections, and it’s putting more patient lives at risk every

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Posted 05.24.16
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Recent Report Proves Effectiveness of Tru-D

The pioneer in UV disinfection, Tru-D SmartUVC continues to provide the gold standard of care, keeping patients safe by eliminating up to 99.9% of pathogens that can linger in hospital rooms. Also used in patient rooms, isolation discharges and other areas throughout medical facilities, Tru-D is seeing positive results with

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Posted 05.16.16
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