Infection Prevention

31st March 2021

87% of people are more conscious of harmful germs and bacteria because of COVID 

Bioarmor-nano® is a manufacturing company specialising in laboratory tested nano-thin, invisible protective surface coatings that were originally tested to give 99.9% reduction in surface microbes and […]
25th March 2021

Risk stratification when cleaning hospital surfaces

Thanks to Dr Kayleigh Cox-Nowak – Technical Support Manager, schülke UK, for sharing this insight with Hospital Hub Healthcare associated infections (HAIs) remain an issue of […]
23rd March 2021

Study finds Legiolert® to be better method for detection of Legionella pneumophila in non-potable water

IDEXX, the global leader in rapid microbiological testing for water, has shared the results of a study undertaken in the Netherlands by WLN, a leading organisation […]
23rd March 2021

mikrozid® universal wipes premium – effective against COVID-19

New COVID-19 infections continue to be reported daily across the UK1, meaning that stringent infection prevention measures remain critical, particularly in hospitals. Human coronaviruses can remain […]
22nd March 2021

New health monitoring system to analyse COVID-19 variants

INTERNATIONAL CONSOTRIUM OFFERS HEALTH MONITORING SYSTEM FOR THE COVID-19 EPIDEMIC IN THE UK THROUGH REAL TIME ANALYSIS OF COVID VARIANTS BY WASTEWATER AND SURFACE COLLECTIONS COVID-19 […]
10th March 2021

Research shows coronavirus can survive on healthcare uniforms for three days 

Viruses similar to the strain that causes COVID-19 can survive on clothing and transmit to other surfaces for up to 72 hours, scientists at De Montfort […]
1st March 2021

The evolution of decontamination excellence

Introducing the Steelco EW1 S Maxi with rapid cycle time and unique automated OCS endoscope connection technology iM Med is delighted to present the next evolution […]
17th February 2021

The bus taking COVID-19 vaccinations to communities in London

The UK-wide vaccination programme continues apace but there is much hard work ahead. There is concern in the Government at the rate of vaccination uptake is […]
16th February 2021

Micro-organisms on home deliveries – shop, spray, put away with Steril-eeze

Steril-eeze, the alcohol-free hand and surface hypochlorous sanitiser, commissioned microbiologist Professor Val Edwards-Jones to video test her grocery and takeaway delivery for the presence of micro-organisms […]