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Missed our Webinar? Read a recap from Becker’s Hospital Review

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From Becker’s Hospital Review: Microbial threats linger long after patients are discharged, posing a serious risk of infection for new patients. This locks hospital quality management teams into a never-ending battle to disinfect patient rooms of these invisible invaders. To eliminate these threats, many hospital quality management teams seek efficient

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Posted 10.12.18
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Disinfection, HAIs, Hospital News, Studies, Tru-D Technology

A Bundled Approach to Infection Prevention Can Reduce CDI Rates

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Evidence of the success of a bundled approach to HAI reduction can be seen in a recent paper from UNC Health Care. Using a multidisciplinary team to address diagnostic (testing) stewardship, isolation precautions, environmental cleaning and disinfection—including the use of UVC disinfection—antimicrobial stewardship and hand hygiene, over the course of

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Posted 09.05.18
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Tru-D SmartUVC to Exhibit at Premier Annual Breakthroughs Conference

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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

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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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