Disinfection, Tru-D Technology, Uncategorized

How Do We Manage “Dose” Requirements for UV Disinfection?

In part 1 of our series on “Humans Managing Disinfectant Dwell Time,” Cathy Campbell, Tru-D’s Director of Program Management, shared a concept of having to manage “dwell time” of disinfectant solutions to effectively kill pathogens.  We might agree it’s difficult to maintain vigilance around “watching the solution dry” or ensuring the

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Posted 06.21.17
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Disinfection, Tru-D Technology, Uncategorized

Do We Manage Dwell Time Requirements for Disinfectant Solutions?

For the next two weeks, we will feature a two-part series on Dwell Time Management from Tru-D’s Director of Program Management, Cathy Campbell. If you’re at APIC this week, June 14-16, be sure to stop by Tru-D’s booth #808 to ask Cathy any questions you have. The relationship between cleaning

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Posted 06.14.17
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Industry News, Press, Studies, Tru-D News, Tru-D Technology, Uncategorized, Videos

UNC-TV Releases New Video Featuring Tru-D and the BETR-D Study

The University of North Carolina’s “UNC-TV” has released a new video on the Benefits of Enhanced Terminal Room-Disinfection (BETR-D) study, the first and only randomized clinical trial on UV disinfection. The study proved that Tru-D could cut transmission of four major superbugs by a cumulative 30% among patients who entered the

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Posted 05.18.17
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Hospital News, Industry News, Press, Tru-D News, Uncategorized

Tru-D Used in Preventing New Drug-resistant Fungal Infection

Federal officials last Friday issued an alert to the medical community to watch for a strain of yeast infection that is particularly hard to diagnose. Candida auris is a globally-emerging, invasive, multidrug-resistant fungus. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Jersey was one of the first hospitals to report a case of

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Posted 11.08.16
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Minimize Infections. Maximize Productivity.

When it comes to UV disinfection, shorter doesn’t mean better. Fixed cycle times can lead to missed areas, introduce human error in the process and decrease productive time. Tru-D, short for total room ultraviolet disinfection, ensures total room disinfection from a single position and single cycle of UV light. That

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Posted 10.12.16
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