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Tru-D joins environmental services team at Jennings Hospital

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Tru-D is the newest member of the environmental services team at Jennings American Legion Hospital. “Tru-D stands for total room ultraviolet disinfection,” said Infection Preventionist Phyllis Theriot. Jennings American Legion Hospital is the first in the Jennings, Louisiana, area to acquire Tru-D. The device works by flooding a room with UVC light

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Posted 02.26.20
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Rush Memorial invests in UVC disinfection technology

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Rush Memorial Hospital recently added Tru-D SmartUVC to its already stringent list of disinfection protocols aimed at protecting patients from serious hospital-acquired infections (HAIs). “The acquisition of this technology is simply another way that we’re working to safeguard the well-being of every single patient who walks through our doors and

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Posted 02.13.20
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Dr. Rutala discusses disinfection strategies with Healthcare Hygiene Magazine

Healthcare Hygiene Magazine recently spoke with William A. Rutala, PhD, MPH, CIC, the associate chief medical officer for the UNC Medical Center; medical director of the Departments of Hospital Epidemiology and Occupational Health Service; and director of the North Carolina Statewide Infection Control Program (SPICE), about the role that automated

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Posted 02.05.20
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The Gift of Safety: San Juan Regional

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San Juan Regional gives its patients the gift of safety As we embark on the holiday season, we want to highlight several hospitals around the country that are giving their patients and staff the gift of safety. San Juan Regional began its Tru-D disinfection program in January of 2014. With

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Posted 12.18.19
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Children’s Hospital New Orleans sees HAI reductions after UVC implementation

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Following the addition of UVC disinfection technology to its cleaning and disinfection protocols, Children’s Hospital New Orleans saw a significant decrease in hospital-onset C. difficile infections. A complement to the hospital’s existing manual cleaning procedures, UVC disinfection technology floods patient rooms or other spaces with UVC light, killing drug-resistant organisms that

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Posted 12.11.19
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