Advertisement

Monitor & Manage Surface Hygiene

May 17, 2011 12:49 pm | 3M Health Care | Product Releases | Comments

3M Infection Prevention announces its 3M™ Clean-Trace™ Hygiene Management System. This solution is designed to help hospitals assess the cleanliness of a surface and validate the efficacy of cleaning protocols and worker performance in less than one minute. The Clean-Trace System detects adenosine triphosphate (ATP), a substance found in all living cells and present on any contaminated surface.

LISTED UNDER: Cleaning Solutions

STERRAD® NX® System

May 13, 2011 5:31 am | Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP) | Product Releases | Comments

The STERRAD® NX™ System from Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP) is a fast low-temperature hydrogen peroxide gas plasma sterilizer. It offers a 28-minute cycle for most general surgical instruments and a 38-minute cycle for single-channel flexible endoscopes.

LISTED UNDER: Sterilizers

STERRAD® 100NX® System

May 9, 2011 5:45 am | Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP) | Product Releases | Comments

Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP) offers the STERRAD® 100NX® System for sterility assurance and efficiency. This low-temperature sterilization technology offers the capability to sterilize instruments with superior monitoring, expandable processing capabilities and performance.

LISTED UNDER: Sterilizers
Advertisement

Confirm Cleaning Of Robotic Arms

April 11, 2011 5:49 am | Healthmark Industries Company, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Healthmark Industries Co. has developed a product to confirm the proper cleaning of surgical robotic arms— the RoboticArmCheck™ (RAC). Improper cleaning can lead to the build-up of bioburden inside of the instrument - representing not only a source of cross-contamination to patients, but shortening the useful life of the instrument itself.

LISTED UNDER: Cleaning Solutions

Liquid Chemical Sterilant Processing System

April 4, 2011 5:53 am | Product Releases | Comments

The SYSTEM 1E™ Liquid Chemical Sterilant Processing System from STERIS can be used for 23-minute turnaround of heat-sensitive critical and semi-critical devices. The system features an extensively treated rinse water process that removes bacteria, fungi and protozoa ≥ 0.

LISTED UNDER: Sterilizers

Cleaning & Disinfecting Unit For daVinci Instruments

March 29, 2011 1:56 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Medisafe's SI-PCF™ with disinfection is tested and approved by Intuitive Surgical, Inc. for use with daVinci® instruments and is tested and approved by Intuitive Surgical, Inc for use with EndoWrist®instruments. According to the company, the sonic irrigator with disinfection saves over 45 minutes of reprocessing time by eliminating the added decontamination step typically performed by conventional pass through washer-disinfectors.

LISTED UNDER: Instrument Washers/Decontaminators

Keep Soiled Instruments Moist

March 8, 2011 4:38 am | Healthmark Industries Company, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Instrument manufacturers, AAMI, AORN and others generally recommend that decontamination of instruments begin within 30 minutes of use so that organic soils, particularly blood, do not dry. But often this is not possible.  Is there a solution to extended holding time of soiled instruments? The Humipak™ consists of a layer of highly absorbent material sandwiched between two layers of water proof film.

LISTED UNDER: Instrument Washers/Decontaminators

Disinfection System

February 4, 2011 5:37 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Xenex PX-UV disinfection system offers a fast, safe, and cost-effective method for the advanced disinfection of hospital rooms. The system includes the PX-UV device along with custom protocols and training for different types of rooms and situations. The system helps increase patient safety by lowering the infection rate, improving the cleanliness and increasing safety of your facility.

LISTED UNDER: Ultrasound Disinfectant Detergents
Advertisement

Sterilization Container Repair And Refurbishing

January 31, 2011 5:17 am | Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp. offers Sterilization Container Repair and Refurbishing services. Spectrum’s sterilization tray and container repair capabilities include latch repair, hinge repair, component replacement, and dent extraction for all makes, models, and styles.

LISTED UNDER: Sterilization Containers

CEU Program For Scope Cleaning Process

January 28, 2011 5:45 am | Healthmark Industries Company, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Healthmark announces the newest free CEU educational program: "Return of the Clean Brothers: A Residual Mission.” The program is the latest Flash-based game that takes users on an adventure through the scope cleaning process with the Clean Brothers and RESIdude.

LISTED UNDER: Cleaning Solutions

Verify Cleanliness

January 18, 2011 4:29 am | Ruhof Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

Ruhof ATP Complete® is a reliable method for verifying the cleanliness of all hospital surfaces, scopes, instruments and hand hygiene. Get results in only 15 seconds.  Test results can then be synced to a PC where the reading is down-loaded for tracking the results.

LISTED UNDER: Cleaning Solutions

Innovative Solution For Count Sheets

January 11, 2011 5:59 am | Healthmark Industries Company, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

There is concern with keeping count sheets inside of instrument containers. Now, Healthmark provides the Count Sheet Holder. Simply slide the sheet through the die cut slots of the polypropylene-made holder. The convenient self mounting design of the holder is easily looped through the handle of the container.

LISTED UNDER: Instrument Washers/Decontaminators

Evaluate Automated Instrument Washers

November 3, 2010 7:01 am | Healthmark Industries Company, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

TOSI™ is the first device to provide a consistent, repeatable, and reliable method for evaluating the cleaning effectiveness of the automated instrument washer. This is possible because the blood soil is manufactured to exact specifications each and every time. When metered on to the stainless steel plate, the TOSI™ is completely analogous to a stainless steel instrument soiled with dried blood.

LISTED UNDER: Instrument Washers/Decontaminators

Instrument Lubricant

October 29, 2010 6:09 am | Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp. introduces Spectra-Lube®, an easy-to-use, 32-ounce spray-on lubricant designed to protect and lubricate surgical instrumesants. Spectra-Lube® eliminates the need for costly and messy instrument “baths” by allowing the user to put lubrication where it’s needed.

LISTED UNDER: Cleaning Solutions

Pre-Klenz™ Instrument Transport Gel

October 29, 2010 6:08 am | Product Releases | Comments

Pre-Klenz™ Instrument Transport Gel is a ready-to-use gel/surfactant formulation that initiates the cleaning process of surgical instruments at the point of use. It is designed to be used wherever blood, protein, mucous, fat and hard-to-remove soils are present, or where scrubbing is impractical.

LISTED UNDER: Cleaning Solutions

Pages

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading