Disinfection, Tru-D Technology

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Enhanced disinfection strategies have become a focal point in health care as recent studies have shown that manual cleaning is not enough to stop the spread of pathogens in hospital settings. Not only do hospital-acquired infections affect the lives of hundreds of thousands of patients each year, but they also

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Posted 08.22.17
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Disinfection, Industry News, Studies, Uncategorized

The Futility of Disinfecting Floors

Today’s post is from Cathy Campbell, Director of Program Management for Tru-D SmartUVC. You may have seen the recent study in AJIC 45(2017)336-8, Are hospital floors an underappreciated reservoir for transmission of health care-associated pathogens?  In summary, it’s what all ES Professionals know – floors are contaminated, and pathogens can

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Posted 08.16.17
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Disinfection, Hospital News, Industry News, Press Releases, Studies, Tru-D News, Tru-D Technology, Uncategorized

St. Cloud VA Health System Study Proves Tru-D’s Efficacy

St. Cloud VA Health Care System in St. Cloud, Minnesota, conducted a study on the effectiveness of Tru-D SmartUVC in operating rooms, endoscopy suites, urology procedure rooms and resident rooms of a community living center. Results proved that Tru-D is capable of inactivating all colony growth that was left behind

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Posted 08.10.17
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Disinfection, Hospital News, Industry News, Press, Tru-D News, Tru-D Technology

Tru-D Goes to Korea!

Today, we’re featuring a guest blog post from Ed Manley, Government Accounts Representative for Tru-D SmartUVC. Recently, my wife and I traveled to South Korea to conduct an in-service of Tru-D SmartUVC for staff at the Brian Allgood Army Community Hospital.  The hospital also carries the designation of 121st Combat

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Posted 08.09.17
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Disinfection, HAIs, Hospital News, Industry News

Tru-D Fights Germs at Army Hospitals

Three Tru-D SmartUVC robots, have arrived at Brian Allgood Army Community Hospital (BAACH) in Yongsan, South Korea. Tru-D, short for “Total Room Ultraviolet Disinfection,” is a 5-foot-5 germ-killing robot that is deployed in patient and operating rooms after an environmental services (ES) professional cleans the area with traditional cleaning protocols.

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Posted 07.31.17
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