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.

Hype-Wipes and Bleach-Rite Spray Proven to Kill Influenza A H1N1

Hype-Wipe Bleach towelettes and Bleach-Rite Spray are ready-to-use, EPA registered hospital-grade disinfectants containing a 1:10 dilution of bleach and are stabilized for an extended shelf life. Both the wipe and spray products are approved for a one-minute kill time against Influenza A H1N1 (swine flu). They are also approved to kill other organisms, including C. Difficile Spores, acinetobacter baumannii, E-coli ESBL, Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (CRKP), Hepatitis A+B+C, TB, Norovirus, Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and Vancomycin-resistant enterococcus faecium (VRE). See for a complete list of pathogens Bleach-Rite Spray and Hype-Wipes are effective against.

Hype-Wipe Bleach towelettes and Bleach-Rite Spray help thoroughly and quickly clean and disinfect carts, trays, specimen collection tubs, pneumatic tubes, and other surfaces that patients, givers and lab personnel touch.

Hype-Wipe Bleach towelettes and Bleach-Rite Spray are manufactured in Indiana by Current Technologies, a certified woman-owned small business.

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