Disinfection, HAIs, SSIs, Tru-D News, Tru-D Technology, Uncategorized

Shining a light on sterile processing


Studies have shown that germs and pathogens can live anywhere. While disinfecting patient rooms and ORs is paramount, attention should also be given to other areas of the hospital, including sterile processing. “Sterile processing is the first link in the infection prevention chain. Improperly or inadequately cleaned, disinfected and sterilized

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Posted 03.04.21
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Hospitals seek funding for UVC disinfection technology

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San Juan Regional is one of several entities in New Mexico who hope to receive state funds through the capital outlay process to improve disinfection capabilities throughout the facility. The requests made on behalf of San Juan Regional Medical Center were mainly focused on pandemic response. San Juan Regional Medical

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Posted 02.18.21
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U.S. Government leaning more on robotics, including UVC technology

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According to a recent article, the U.S. Government is leaning more on robotics technologies, after officials from the Air Force and other services have expressed intent to further robotics use in the coming years. However, that trend likely isn’t limited to the military. Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System (GCVHCS) is

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Posted 02.10.21
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VA Hospital Invests in UVC Disinfection Technology

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Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System (GCVHCS) employees are using an advanced method of disinfecting facility areas, directly impacting the health and safety of veterans visiting the organization’s clinics. The GCVHCS’ Environmental Management Service (EMS) began training and certification on use of the Tru-D disinfection robot cleaning system in late 2020,

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Posted 02.05.21
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UVC technology complements existing cleaning and disinfection protocols


Cleaning and disinfection protocols are more important than ever. Hospitals and health care facilities are diligently working to ensure the health care environment is clean and germ-free to help stop the spread of harmful pathogens. In addition to manual cleaning processes, hospitals are implementing UVC disinfection technology to complement existing

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Posted 01.27.21
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