Infection Prevention

8th January 2020

Getinge signs T-DOC agreement with seven hospitals in Denmark

Getinge and the North Denmark Region signed an agreement on one of the most advanced and largest T-DOC orders in the world. Getinge will now supply […]
6th January 2020

How sand fly mating habits are helping tackle tropical disease

The tropical disease Leishmaniasis is being tackled by catching female sand flies who carry the parasite that causes the disease. Scientists led by Professors Orin Courtenay […]
17th December 2019

Tork® offers Virtual Reality hand hygiene training

New from Tork is a cutting-edge virtual reality training simulation aimed at improving hand hygiene in healthcare. Manufacturer Essity collaborated with behavioral scientists, university hospitals and […]
26th November 2019

“I thought I’d gone deaf. I couldn’t hear any more complaints”

Following numerous issues with its previous supplier, a major trust now enjoys trouble-free maintenance, testing and validation of its endoscope washer-disinfectors, enhanced by an impressive cost […]
7th November 2019

Wet vs Dry

References to keeping instruments “Moist” from the HTM01:01 Management and decontamination of surgical instruments: Part A – Management and provision 1.8 – Management recommendations centre on: […]
25th September 2019

Introduction to Process Challenge Devices

Pawel de Sternberg Stojalowski, MBA, MSc, BSc kindly shared his comprehensive insight to Hospital Hub… Cleaning, as a process, is fundamentally different from sterilisation. The end […]
18th September 2019

New guide to water system disinfection

Protecting the sectors where clean water matters… The WCS Group has launched a new guide to water-based disinfection control, highlighting the different methods of preventing bacterial […]
5th September 2019

‘Clean hands for all’ this Global Handwashing Day

Skin and surface hygiene specialist, GOJO Industries-Europe Ltd, advocates making hand hygiene second nature to everyone Handwashing is an effective and affordable way to prevent infection […]
2nd September 2019

mikrozid® universal – tough on germs, gentle on equipment

mikrozid® universal from schülke UK – experts in infection prevention – has a unique low alcohol formulation, with a dual action. Offering both cleaning and disinfection […]