Waste Management

Safeguarding the Healthcare Environment Against Clostridium difficile

Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) is a spore-forming bacterium capable of causing gastrointestinal conditions ranging from diarrhea to colitis. Twenty years...

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COVID-19 Infection Control Resources for Ultrasound

The use of ultrasound is essential in the fight against COVID-19, and properly covering disinfecting ultrasound probes and systems is...

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-2019) Outbreak Protection by Pall Breathing System Filters in Mechanical Ventilation

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-2019) Outbreak Protection by Pall Breathing System Filters in Mechanical Ventilation. Pall Breathing System Filters provide high...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA provides guidance on production of alcohol-based hand sanitizer to help boost supply, protect public health

FDA NEWS RELEASE

As part of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s ongoing commitment to address the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the...

APIC’s Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Fact Sheet

APIC has created a new fact sheet for infection preventionists (IPs) to share with their colleagues and patients during the...

The Ultimate Guide to Healthy Hands

Hand hygiene is one of the most important measures for preventing the spread of infection within healthcare facilities. Repeated use...

PDI Acquires Majority Share of Tru-D® SmartUVC

PDI, a global leader in infection prevention products and solutions, today announced the acquisition of a majority share of Tru-D®...

Less Can Be More: Evaluating Quality vs. Quantity of Disinfectant Kill Claims

Healthcare associated infections cause an undue burden on the U.S. healthcare system with costs in the billions of dollars annually....

Technical Review & Assessment of PURELL Healthcare CRT HEALTHY SOAP

Nationally and internationally-recognized hand hygiene guidelines permit healthcare facilities to choose whether to use an antimicrobial or a non-antimicrobial soap....