Effectively Fighting HAIs Using an Integrated, Bundled Approach

Posted by Tru-D SmartUVC 03.04.20

Germs can live on surfaces for hours, days and even weeks. However, studies have shown that less than 50% of surfaces in a hospital are adequately cleaned after standard cleaning and disinfection protocols.

Over the past decade, numerous advancements have been made to help reduce the incidence of hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) such as “no-touch” UVC disinfection technology. Recent studies suggest combining enhanced disinfection with stringent manual cleaning, hand hygiene and other protocols for a “bundled approach” to infection prevention.

Dr. Rutala recently shared with Infection Control Today the importance of a bundled approach to help stop the spread of HAIs.

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Posted 03.04.20
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