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New Year, New Disinfection Goals

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A new year ushers in a new opportunity to reach and exceed your disinfection and infection reduction goals for your facility. Tru-D works with hospitals to continually monitor utilization, and studies have shown that improved utilization can lead to a decrease in hospital-acquired infections. In addition to communication and education,

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Posted 01.09.20
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PDI Acquires Majority Share of Tru-D SmartUVC

PDI, a leader in infection prevention, announced today that it has acquired a majority share of Tru-D. PDI is truly aligned with Tru-D’s mission to help reduce the risk of preventable infections, control associated costs and ultimately improve outcomes across the health care continuum of care.  Tru-D is thrilled to

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Posted 11.07.19
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New paper discusses UV in the OR

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A new paper, General Assembly, Prevention, Operating Room Environment: Proceedings of International Consensus on Orthopedic Infections, was recently published in The Journal Of Arthroplasty. The paper noted there is consensus that there is a significant correlation between intraoperative levels of colony-forming units and the incidence of periprosthetic join infections. The

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Posted 09.25.19
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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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Implementation Lessons Learned from the BETR-D Study

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Another paper was published detailing the implementation process of the Benefits of Enhanced Terminal Room-Disinfection (BETR-D) study, the first and only randomized clinical trial on UVC disinfection. The report, Implementation Lessons Learned From the Benefits of Enhanced Terminal Room (BETR) Disinfection Study: Process and Perceptions of Enhanced Disinfection with Ultraviolet Disinfection Devices,

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Posted 08.28.19
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