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Utilization and Communications are Key to a Successful UVC Disinfection Program

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In order for a UVC disinfection program to be successful, several steps and initiatives must be taken to ensure a facility maximizes its investment in providing a clean and safe environment. Alice Brewer, MPH, CIC, Clinical Affairs Director for Tru-D SmartUVC, shares with Patient Safety and Quality Healthcare several critical

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Posted 09.16.20
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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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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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Download a free whitepaper to learn how Moses H. Cone utilizes UVC disinfection

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When it comes to disinfection and cleanliness, patient rooms and operating rooms are often top of mind. However, Sterile Processing Departments contain equipment and materials that also need to be properly disinfected prior to use. Sterile processing is the first link in the infection prevention chain. Improperly or inadequately cleaned,

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Posted 09.04.19
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New HAI Statistics

HAI Statistics

The CDC has released new information and statistics on the prevalence of health care-associated infections, or HAIs. Nationally, among acute care hospitals, there was a 1-13% statistically-significant decrease in specific HAI types between 2016 and 2017. The CDC previously reported that 1 in 25 patients will contract an HAI; however,

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Posted 04.17.19
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