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Research: Medical Instrument Processing Personnel May Be Exposed to Tissue, Blood and Patient Fluids Despite PPE

“This pilot documented substantial splashing and droplet dispersal during manual cleaning of medical instruments, and personnel got wet even though they were wearing all the recommended PPE,”

New Scrubs Made of Bacteria-Killing Textile

Livinguard, a Swiss-based leader in self-disinfecting hygiene technology, has launched an apparel line of permanent self-disinfecting scrubs, underscrubs and lab coats utilizing its EPA-registered bacteria-killing textile. Livinguard scrubs, that continuously...

Finnish Startup Surgify Shares New Bone Cutting Technology

Finnish startup Surgify – that recently launched an all-new and innovative surgical technology that allows surgeons to perform surgical operations on bones faster and safer – has seen its first use cases on patients, according to a news release. The first surgeries...

The Four Assumptions of Nursing Competency

Certificates have long been used to signify accomplishments such as earning a credential like CNOR or CNAMB. But significant changes in documentation and verification processes are on the horizon.

CenTrak DuraTag

CenTrak’s Location Services platform streamlines the tracking and management of soiled utensils and trays by location and where they are in the sterilization process. An electronic monitoring system, like CenTrak’s Real-Time Location System (RTLS), increases safety with an automated alert to staff if a step of the sterilization process is missed, helping to eliminate a number of potential infection risks. CenTrak’s DuraTag is fully waterproof and withstands harsh high-level disinfection chemicals. The tag is compatible with CenTrak’s Clinical-Grade RTLS, enabling facilities to continually monitor assets locations to optimize workflow and utilization, meet compliance requirements and prevent shrinkage.

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