Hospital News, Tru-D News, Tru-D Technology

St. Joseph’s Hospital Invests in Additional Tru-D Robots to Fight Infections


St. Joseph’s Hospital, part of Baycare Health System in Tampa, Florida, has invested in additional Tru-D robots thanks to a grant from St. Joseph’s Hospital’s Foundation’s Philanthropic Women members. The two new units are adding to St. Joseph’s existing fleet of five Tru-D UVC disinfection robots, which are used throughout the

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Posted 06.27.18
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Disinfection, Hospital News, Tru-D News, Tru-D Technology, Whitepaper

Success Story: Gibson Area Hospital

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Gibson Area Hospital’s HCAHPS scores consistently indicate that patients and families take note of the high level of cleanliness in the hospital. This is due in part to the environmental services staff taking ownership of the enhanced disinfection process to ensure a safe and germ-free environment. The staff communicates this

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Posted 06.20.18
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Disinfection, HAIs, Industry News, Press, Press Releases, Tru-D News, Tru-D Technology

Tru-D SmartUVC to Exhibit at Premier Annual Breakthroughs Conference

Tru-D SmartUVC

Tru-D SmartUVC will join members of Premier at the Premier Annual Breakthroughs Conference and Exhibition in Nashville, Tennessee, June 19-22, 2018. Tru-D invites attendees to visit its booth #147 to learn about its cutting-edge technology that was recently proven to reduce C. diff and other multidrug-resistant organisms (MRDOs) hospital-wide. Premier

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Posted 06.13.18
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Shining a Light on Hospital-Acquired Infections: An Interview with Oneida Health Systems

Mary Parry of Oneida Healthcare

Oneida Health Systems invested in Tru-D in 2016 to help drive its already low infection rates further down. Before implementing Tru-D, along with other infection prevention protocols, the facility’s C. diff rate was .61; by 2017, it dropped significantly to .18—a 70% decrease. “Though actual cost savings from HAI avoidance

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Posted 06.12.18
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CDC-Funded Clinical Trial Proves UV Disinfection Effective in Decreasing C. diff and VRE Hospital-wide


By Alice Brewer, MPH, CIC, Director of Clinical Affairs for Tru-D SmartUVC A new study proves that enhanced terminal room disinfection with Tru-D SmartUVC leads to a decrease in risk of acquisition of targeted multidrug-resistant organisms such as C. diff and VRE for all patients, hospital-wide. The study, Effectiveness of

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Posted 06.06.18
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