Activ Surgical Announces FDA Clearance for ActivSight Intraoperative Imaging Module

Activ Surgical announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of the company’s ActivSight Intraoperative Imaging Module for enhanced surgical visualization.

Metrex Surface Disinfectant Portfolio Secures EPA Approval

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved all eight surface disinfectant products made by an infection prevention leader, Metrex, as effective against SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19.

Olympus Supports Safety Actions Regarding Surgical Smoke

Olympus has announced its support of The Joint Commission’s recommended safety actions for managing the hazards of exposure to surgical smoke for health care staff in operating rooms.

Exofin Fusion Redesign Receives FDA Approval

Chemence Medical, a leader in medical cyanoacrylate devices and products, announced the U.S. Federal Drug Administration’s (FDA) 510(k) approval of the company’s redesigned exofin fusion skin closure system.

Coastal Health USA, 3M Teams Up

Coastal Health USA and 3M unite to provide businesses with Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) monitoring system for high-touch surfaces. Utilizing 3M’s technology, Coastal Health USA will be able to provide accurate testing measurements on the level of bacterial contamination on surfaces such as countertops, tabletops, doorknobs, restroom sinks, check-in areas, and more.

“After installing our SurfaceHealth solutions in various businesses, our customers requested validation that their janitorial services were properly cleaning and disinfecting. Our incorporation of 3M’s cloud-enabled monitoring services provides this analytical data on surfaces as a building block for the development of our Infectious Control Plan (ICP) for customers.” Jack Corrao, Managing Partner

SurfaceHealth’s onsite high-touch audits walk customers through a multi-step environmental process that includes:

  • Audit and observation of your current janitorial plan
  • Onsite environmental hygiene testing
  • Analytical review of ATP testing
  • Development of ICP (Infection Control Plan) documentation
  • Recommendations based on infection control best practices
  • Ongoing compliance audits



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