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Supplemental Disinfection with UVC: A University-based Health System Experience

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The University of Wisconsin Health is serious about providing the cleanest environment for patient care including broad utilization of a sporicidal disinfectant, an established antibiotic stewardship program and a quality assurance program for monitoring cleaning of high touch surfaces. The health system also utilizes UVC disinfection as an added layer

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Posted 06.24.20
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EVS teams: The unsung heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic

In addition to the nurses, doctors and other health care professionals who are on the frontlines of caring for patients during the COVID-19 pandemic, Environmental Services teams are going the extra mile to ensure health care facilities are as clean as possible. “Some people might think of Environmental Services as janitors,”

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Posted 06.17.20
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Hospitals welcome back patients, with precautions in place

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Hospitals around the country are inviting patients back, while addressing fears of contracting COVID-19. Enhanced cleaning, diligent handwashing and use of personal protective equipment are being enforced to ensure a clean environment for both patients and staff. “Parents are fearful about taking their kids into the hospital because they don’t

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Posted 06.10.20
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Not all health care heroes provide clinical care

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In addition to manual cleaning, hand hygiene and education, BayCare uses UVC disinfection technology to help stop the spread of germs in its facilities. “We have 31 Tru-D units across the BayCare system,” said Dan Bennett, director for BayCare’s East Region Environmental Services. “This technology has proven to be an

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Posted 05.19.20
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Wyoming County Hospital invests in UVC disinfection technology

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Wyoming County Community Health System in New York has invested in Tru-D to disinfect patient rooms, operating rooms and clinical areas with UVC energy. “While patient safety has always been a top priority for our facility, we cannot recall a time when it has been more important to help stop the spread of

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Posted 04.22.20
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