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Application now open for new award recognizing improvements in healthcare disparities

The Bernard J. Tyson National Award for Excellence in Pursuit of Healthcare Equity, a new award program from The Joint Commission and Kaiser Permanente, is now accepting applications through July 8, 2021.

World’s Largest Civilian Hospital Ship Passes Final Sea Trials

Mercy Ships announced this week that the Global Mercy has now completed deep water sea trials, one of the final milestones in the countdown towards the hospital ship’s delivery, equipping, maiden voyage and launch into service to sub-Saharan Africa in 2022.

Healthmark Receives ISO 13485:2016 Certification

Healthmark Industries announced that it has received ISO 13485:2016 certification. ISO 13485:2016 is designed to support medical device manufacturers in designing quality management systems that establish and maintain the effectiveness of their processes.

Skyline Medical Becomes Member of Practice Greenhealth

Skyline Medical, Inc., producer of the FDAapproved Streamway System for automated, direct-to-drain surgical fluid disposal, has joined Practice Greenhealth.

Practice Greenhealth is the nation’s leading healthcare community that empowers its members to increase their efficiencies and environmental stewardship while improving patient safety and care through tools, best practices and knowledge.

The FDA-approved system is designed to improve safety and efficiency in the operating room by safely and seamlessly managing surgical fluid waste disposal with its direct-todrain technology. The system virtually eliminates certain operating room workers’ exposure to blood, irrigation fluid and other potentially infectious fluids found in the surgical environment while decreasing costs to dispose of surgical waste. The Streamway System is designed to be installed into each surgical room and connected directly into a hospital’s existing drain and vacuum system.

For more information, visit www.skylinemedical.com.

 

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