IAHCSMM Announces Board of Director Election Results

The International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) announced the election results for four board of director positions.

Medtronic Recalls Valiant Navion Thoracic Stent Graft System

The FDA has identified this as a Class I recall, the most serious type of recall. Use of these devices may cause serious injuries or death.

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.

Encompass Group Offers Continuing Education Course at AORN

Encompass (Booth #1639) will offer “Mind the Gap,” a continuing education course at the 2018 AORN conference to be held March 24-28, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisana.

Mind The Gap: Utilizing Evidence-Based Outcome Evaluation to Simplify Patient Warming” will be presented by Angie O¹Connor, BS, RN, CLLM, Director, Clinical Resources–Acute Care and Kristy Warren, MSN-Ed, RN, BA, CLLM, Director, Clinical Resources–Acute Care.

The presentations will be offered several times. The schedule is as follows:





10:15-10:45 a.m.

11-11:30 a.m.

11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

12:30-1 p.m.

1:15-1:45 p.m.

2-2 :30 p.m.

2:45-3 :15 p.m.



9-9:30 a.m.

9:45-10:15 a.m.

10:30-11:00 a.m.

11:15-11:45 a.m.

12-12:30 p.m.

12:45-1:15 p.m.

1:30-2:00 p.m.



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