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- news - 4/26/2017
Study Reveals UV Disinfection Rates


PRESERVING LAUNDRY STANDARDS - hs - April 2017
Proper Laundering Aids In Infection Prevention
The role that laundry facilities play in proper infection prevention strategies

- news - 4/6/2017
First Health Systems To Deploy UV Disinfection Technology


- news - 4/5/2017
High Schoolers Honored for Highlighting Hygiene


HAI PREVENTION - sm - November 2016
How Jan/san Distributors Can Help Combat Healthcare-associated Infections
Distributors play a key role in reducing the 1.7 million HAIs occurring annually

- sm - November 2016
Understanding Sanitizers, Cleaners And Disinfectants


- sm - November 2016
Train End Users On Infection Control


NOROVIRUS IS A THREAT TO SCHOOLS - sm - October 2016
How To Prevent A Norovirus Infection


- sm - October 2016
Stop The Spread Of Norovirus With Proper Hand Washing


DESIGNING FOR INFECTION CONTROL - hs - September 2016
Healthcare Designs That Aid In Infection Prevention


DESIGNING FOR INFECTION CONTROL - hs - September 2016
Surfaces That Help An Infection Control Program


DESIGNING FOR INFECTION CONTROL - hs - September 2016
Considering Cleaning Processes When Designing Facilities


- cp - August 2016
How Much Do Workplace Illnesses Cost Facilities?


- cp - August 2016
The Importance Of Cleaning For Health


EFFECTIVE INFECTION PREVENTION - hs - August 2016
Technology That Prevents Hospital Acquired Infections


- sm - August 2016
Using Chemicals For Furniture Cleaning In Healthcare


- sm - August 2016
UV Light Disinfection And Other Alternative Methods


SHEDDING LIGHT ON UV TECHNOLOGY - hs - May 2016
Benefits Of Disinfecting With UV Technology


SHEDDING LIGHT ON UV TECHNOLOGY - hs - May 2016
Augmenting Cleaning With Disinfecting Technology


SHEDDING LIGHT ON UV TECHNOLOGY - hs - May 2016
Training And Compliance Of Disinfection Equipment


SIGNS OF HEALTHY HANDS - hs - February 2016
The Cost Of Poor Hand Hygiene


SIGNS OF HEALTHY HANDS - hs - February 2016
Proper Hand Washing Techniques


SIGNS OF HEALTHY HANDS - hs - February 2016
Products That Improve Hand Washing Compliance


SIGNS OF HEALTHY HANDS - hs - February 2016
Help With Hand Washing


- cp - November 2015
New Disinfectants Boast Faster Kill Claims For C. diff Spores, Rotavirus, Norovirus


- cp - November 2015
Should Cleaners Spray Disinfectants Onto Surfaces?


PROTECT YOUR HOSPITAL FROM GOVERNMENT ‘FINES’ - hs - October 2015
Preventing Hospital Acquired Infections And Readmissions Fines


PROTECT YOUR HOSPITAL FROM GOVERNMENT ‘FINES’ - hs - October 2015
Products That Protect Against HAIs


STOPPING SCHOOL OUTBREAKS - sm - June 2015
How School Cleaning Affects Attendance


- sm - June 2015
School Cleaning Procedures And Policies


PANDEMIC PREPAREDNESS - cp - June 2015
BSCs Must Now Have Plans For Pandemic Diseases


- cp - June 2015
Planning, Communication Aid Pandemic Preparedness


WHEN CHEMICALS ARE NO LONGER EFFECTIVE - hs - June 2015
What Is Quat Binding And Why It Must Be Prevented


WHEN CHEMICALS ARE NO LONGER EFFECTIVE - hs - June 2015
Tips To Preventing Quat Absorption


REDUCING INFECTION HAZARDS - hs - May 2015
Protect Workers From Medical Waste


REDUCING INFECTION HAZARDS - hs - May 2015
What Is Considered Medical Waste


SHIELDING FACILITIES FROM INFECTION - hs - April 2015
Infection Prevention That Fights Pandemics


SHIELDING FACILITIES FROM INFECTION - hs - April 2015
Training Staff On Proper Infection Prevention


SHIELDING FACILITIES FROM INFECTION - hs - April 2015
Understanding Transmission Of Germs


SHIELDING FACILITIES FROM INFECTION - hs - April 2015
Protecting Staff From Germ Exposure


SHINING LIGHT ON HAI PREVENTION - hs - February 2015
Technology That Defends Against Hospital-Acquired Infections


SHINING LIGHT ON HAI PREVENTION - hs - February 2015
Cost Of UV Disinfection Techology


CLEARING THE AIR ON HAND DRYERS - hs - February 2015
How Hand Dryers Contribute To Restroom Hygiene


- cp - November 2014
Steam Clean To Remove Biofilm


THE DIRT ON CLEANING CLOTHS - hs - November 2014
Microfiber Cloths Excel Over Cotton


THE DIRT ON CLEANING CLOTHS - hs - November 2014
Proper Use Of Cleaning Cloths Prevent Cross-Contamination


THE DIRT ON CLEANING CLOTHS - hs - November 2014
Do’s And Don’ts Of Laundering


THE DIRT ON CLEANING CLOTHS - hs - November 2014
Role Of Wet Wipes In Commercial Cleaning


HEALTHCARE HAND WASHING ON THE RISE - hs - October 2014
Improving Hand Washing Compliance


HEALTHCARE HAND WASHING ON THE RISE - hs - October 2014
Hand Washing Programs Can Reduce Hospital Infections


HEALTHCARE HAND WASHING ON THE RISE - hs - October 2014
Hand Washing Posters Reinforce Compliance


HEALTHCARE HAND WASHING ON THE RISE - hs - October 2014
Hand Hygiene Goes High Tech


PREVENTING THE OFFICE OUTBREAK - sm - August 2014
Cleaning Can Reduce Absenteeism In The Workplace


- sm - August 2014
Limiting Workplace Illness Is A Cost Savings


- news - 8/29/2014
Attack Germ Hot Spots Before Cold And Flu Season


- news - 8/14/2014
CDC Outlines Suggestions for Keeping Viruses Contained


- news - 7/23/2014
Study Reveals Germ Hotspot In Hospitals


- news - 7/22/2014
Hand Washing Program That Reduced HAIs by 80 Percent


BATTLE SUPERBUGS WITH SHORTER DWELL TIMES - sm - June 2014
Disinfecting Against Antibiotic-resistant Bacteria


BATTLE SUPERBUGS WITH SHORTER DWELL TIMES - sm - June 2014
Types of Disinfectants Used in Healthcare Facilities


BATTLE SUPERBUGS WITH SHORTER DWELL TIMES - sm - June 2014
Targeting Disease-causing Pathogens


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2014
Healthcare Markets Provide Opportunities for BSCs


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2014
Environmenal Services Departments Turn To Project Outsourcing


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2014
BSCs Fill In Medical Cleaning Staff Gaps


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2014
Documenting Hospital Cleaning and Hygiene Outcomes


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2014
Infection Control Training Is Key To Success


TEACHING GERM WARFARE - hs - June 2014
Breaking Down How Germs Are Spread


TEACHING GERM WARFARE - hs - June 2014
Explanation Of The Five Levels Of Clean
Surfaces custodians should focus on in an effort to reduce the spread of infection

TEACHING GERM WARFARE - hs - June 2014
Chemicals And Equipment That Fight Infections
Surfaces custodians should focus on in an effort to reduce the spread of infection

PROTECTING PASSENGERS - cp - April 2014
Preventing Infection In Transportation Centers


PROTECTING PASSENGERS - cp - April 2014
Create A Cleaning Schedule For High-traffic Facilities


PROTECTING PASSENGERS - cp - April 2014
Deep Cleaning After Hours In Transportation Terminals


PROTECTION FROM RESTROOM BACTERIA - hs - April 2014
How To Identify And Fight Restroom Germs


PROTECTION FROM RESTROOM BACTERIA - hs - April 2014
Using Proper Chemicals To Clean Restrooms


CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION - hs - February 2014
Understanding The Differences Between Cleaning Chemicals


CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION - hs - February 2014
When Is It Important To Sanitize


CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION - hs - February 2014
Disinfecting Fights Bacteria And Infections


CLEANING UP THE CONFUSION - hs - February 2014
Training On Proper Use Of Chemicals


- sm - February 2014
Washing Cloth and Microfiber Towels For Reuse


UPCLOSE: WIPE AWAY HOSPITAL ACQUIRED INFECTIONS - sm - February 2014
Study On Laundered Towels Finds E. Coli, Tetanus


UPCLOSE: WIPE AWAY HOSPITAL ACQUIRED INFECTIONS - sm - February 2014
Cloth Vs. Disposable Towels


UPCLOSE: WIPE AWAY HOSPITAL ACQUIRED INFECTIONS - sm - February 2014
Training Hospital Cleaners To Use Wet Wipes


UNROLLING TOILET TISSUE SANITATION - hs - November 2013
Reducing Cross-Contamination Of Toilet Tissue


UNROLLING TOILET TISSUE SANITATION - hs - November 2013
Minimizing Microbes on Toilet Tissue Dispensers


A HEALTHY CLEAN - hs - October 2013
Identifying And Using Hospital-Grade Disinfectants


A HEALTHY CLEAN - hs - October 2013
Where And When To Use Disinfectants In Healthcare Facilities


A HEALTHY CLEAN - hs - October 2013
Developing A Disinfecting Plan


A HEALTHY CLEAN - hs - October 2013
Preventing HAIs With Disinfectants


A HEALTHY CLEAN - hs - October 2013
Proper Use Of Cleaners And Disinfectants


A HEALTHY CLEAN - hs - October 2013
Using Cleaning And Disinfecting Wipes In Healthcare


A HEALTHY CLEAN - hs - October 2013
Misconceptions Of Cleaners And Disinfectants


WEIGHING THE OPTIONS - hs - October 2013
Tips To Selecting Soaps And Sanitizers


WEIGHING THE OPTIONS - hs - October 2013
How Health Outbreaks Elevated The Importance of Hand Sanitizing


- news - 10/23/2013
Follow-Up Cleanliness Tests Revealing For Hotels


- news - 10/22/2013
Study: Alarming Increase in Sick People Reporting to Work


- news - 10/21/2013
Promoting Handwashing In Schools


DOWN AND DIRTY: CLEANING FREQUENTLY TOUCHED OBJECTS FOR HEALTH - cp - October 2013
Infection Control: Cleaning Frequently Touched Objects


- news - 10/1/2013
Studies Show How Proper Cleaning, Hand Washing Reduce Infection


- news - 9/27/2013
Survey: Hand Washing Habits And Infection Control In The Office


UPCLOSE: CLEANING IS NOT THE SAME AS DISINFECTING - cp - August 2013
Establishing Cleaning and Disinfecting Frequencies In Contracts


UPCLOSE: A HEALTHIER APPROACH TO DISINFECTING SCHOOLS - sm - August 2013
Aligning Cleaning And Disinfecting Procedures In Schools


UPCLOSE: A HEALTHIER APPROACH TO DISINFECTING SCHOOLS - sm - August 2013
Disinfecting Schools' High Touch Surfaces


- news - 8/28/2013
Clinical Study Explores C. Diff Prevention


- news - 7/18/2013
Study: Public Toilet Is Cleaner Than The Average Cell Phone


CLEAN BILL OF HEALTH - hs - June 2013
Infection Prevention Techniques That Work


HEALTHCARE CLEANING: HOSPITAL ACQUIRED INFECTIONS - cp - June 2013
Cleaning For Hospital-Acquired Infections
With the right products and procedures, BSCs can prevent the spread of Norovirus, C. diff, MRSA and CRE

HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2013
Challenges Of Infection Control Cleaning


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2013
Monitoring Infection Control Cleaning Results


- news - 6/18/2013
Study Reveals Poor Hand Washing Practices


- news - 6/13/2013
Restroom Germ Myths And Realities Revealed


HOSPITAL-GRADE CLEANING PAYS OFF IN ANY MARKET - cp - April 2013
BSCs Expand Infection Control Services


HOSPITAL-GRADE CLEANING PAYS OFF IN ANY MARKET - cp - April 2013
Tailoring Infection Control Programs to the Market


THE FIGHT AGAINST C. DIFF - sm - April 2013
How To Prevent C. diff Through Better Cleaning


THE FIGHT AGAINST C. DIFF - sm - April 2013
Bleach and Other Chemicals Effective Against C. diff


THE FIGHT AGAINST C. DIFF - sm - April 2013
Chemical Alternatives For Preventing C. diff


THE FIGHT AGAINST C. DIFF - sm - April 2013
C. diff Cleaning Procedures


THE FIGHT AGAINST C. DIFF - sm - April 2013
C. diff Prevention: Hand Washing


- news - 4/8/2013
Norovirus Plagues Children, Says CDC Study


- hs - February 2013
Providing a Safe, Clean and Disinfected Environment
Outlining the tools cleaners need to effectively do their jobs

- news - 3/25/2013
Spread of Superbugs In Hospitals Concerns Health Officials


- hs - February 2013
Practices That Ward Off C. Diff Infections
Identifying C. diff and cleaning practices that will keep infections at bay

- news - 3/15/2013
Survey Uncovers Flu Season Trends


- hs - February 2013
How To Prevent C. Diff
Rethinking cleaning's role in preventing C. diff and other hospital-acquired infections

- news - 3/7/2013
Hospitals Warned About Rare Superbug Spreading Quickly


- news - 3/1/2013
Survey: Infection Control Increases As A Result Of Social Media


- sm - February 2013
Proper Disinfection in the Restroom
Janitors aren’t properly disinfecting restroom surfaces. Here’s what you can do to help

- news - 2/26/2013
WFBSC Responds to Threat of Infection Control


- news - 2/26/2013
Proper Hand Washing, Including Drying, Helps Combat Norovirus


PREVENTING HAIS - hs - February 2013
How To Reduce Hospital-Acquired Infections
Cleaning techniques and technologies that help reduce hospital-acquired infections

- news - 2/13/2013
Free Webcast Targets “Preventing the Spread of C. diff”


- news - 2/13/2013
Whooping Cough Is Problematic As New Strain


PREVENTING HAIS - hs - February 2013
Preventing Hospital-Acquired Infections
With reputations and reimbursement rates at stake, healthcare facilities are taking a closer look at how to best reduce hospital-acquired infections

- news - 2/12/2013
Protecting Sensitive Populations From Flu


- news - 1/24/2013
Widespread Influenza Epidemic Prompts Tips to Fight Flu


- news - 1/22/2013
Four Infection Control Tips That Help Prevent Cross-Contamination


- news - 1/18/2013
HFI and PC4HS Provide Tips For Flu Prevention


- news - 1/15/2013
Survey: Preventing Infection, Keeping Workplaces Clean And Healthy


- news - 1/10/2013
Flu Infections Sweep The Country, Hospitalizing Thousands


- news - 1/9/2013
Tips To Preventing An Influenza Pandemic


- news - 1/7/2013
Cleaning Contractor Under Fire From Pharmacy


- news - 1/2/2013
Cleaner Workplaces Can Translate Into Fewer Sick Days


- news - 1/2/2013
Investigation Reveals Truth Behind C.diff Claims


- news - 12/24/2012
Survey Says: 84 Percent of Employed Americans Go to Work Sick


- news - 12/19/2012
C.diff Cases Successfully Identified By Trained Dogs


- hs - November 2012
Foodservice Sanitation and Infection Control
Disinfecting and sanitizing procedures in foodservice facilities are crucial for killing bacteria

- news - 11/20/2012
Handwashing Program Offers Rewards To Schools


- news - 11/19/2012
Survey: Cleaners First Line of Defense Against Infection


- news - 11/15/2012
Survey: Flu Virus Set to Make Workers, Businesses Ill this Season


- news - 10/22/2012
Survey Reveals Poor Handwashing Habits


- news - 10/11/2012
Disinfecting Tips That Help Prevent Infection


- news - 9/18/2012
C.diff Cases Hit Record High


- hs - September 2012
Cleaning Frequencies: Who Cleans This and How Often?
Taking a close look at cleaning frequencies

- news - 9/4/2012
Phones Harbor More Germs Than Toilets


- news - 8/31/2012
Study: Schools Unprepared for Another Pandemic


- news - 8/24/2012
Tackling Germs In Airport Security Lines


- news - 8/14/2012
Study Indicates Increase In MRSA Cases


- news - 8/8/2012
Airports Most Likely to Spread Infection


- news - 8/7/2012
Hospital Infection Traced To Sinks


- news - 8/3/2012
Study: Offices Harbor Wide Range Of Bacteria


- news - 7/31/2012
Disinfecting Tips That Fight Whooping Cough Outbreaks


FEATURE - hs - June 2012
Privacy Curtain Cleaning Solutions
Techniques to cleaning bacteria-ridden privacy curtains

- news - 7/25/2012
CDC Records Rising Whooping Cough Cases


FEATURE - hs - June 2012
Hospital Curtains Pose Health Risks
Hospital curtains lead to more than privacy when not disinfected properly

- news - 7/16/2012
Free Resource Helps Schools Prevent Stomach Bug


- news - 7/9/2012
CDC Finds New Flu Virus In Bats


- news - 6/19/2012
Hotel Surfaces Put Under The Black Light


- news - 6/13/2012
E.coli Linked To Illnesses In Six States


- news - 6/8/2012
CleanLink Presents Encouraging Proper Hand Hygiene In Schools Webcast June 28


- news - 6/4/2012
Study Compares Bacteria Levels Found In Male/Female Offices


- news - 6/1/2012
Hotel Spotlights Bacteria and Improves Cleanliness


- news - 5/25/2012
Current Food Safety, Labor Safety and Infection Control Challenges


- hs - April 2012
Understanding The Need for Disinfection
Answers to some of the most common disinfection questions

- news - 4/10/2012
Study: 92 Percent of Hospital Privacy Curtains are Contaminated


- hs - April 2012
Fighting Infections With Proper Cleaning And Disinfecting
Housekeeping managers come clean about cleaning and disinfecting techniques that work in the fight against infections in hospitals

- news - 3/26/2012
Preventing Colds with Knowledge


- sm - March 2012
Correlating Products and Procedures For Food Preparation Areas
Understandable and regular training must take center stage in proper foodservice sanitation and infection control

- news - 3/14/2012
C. diff Infections Hit All-Time High


- news - 3/5/2012
Whooping Cough Causes Concern As Cases Grow


- news - 2/29/2012
Focusing on Hand Hygiene to Prevent Infection


- hs - February 2012
Housekeeping's Role In Infection Prevention


- news - 2/10/2012
Norovirus Attacks Span Across State Lines


- news - 2/7/2012
Study Outlines Infection Control In Hospitals


- news - 1/26/2012
Hospitals Are Proactive In Hand Hygiene


- news - 1/5/2012
Report: Hospital-Acquired Bacterial Infections Market to Decline


- news - 12/20/2011
Infection Prevention Products Expected to Rise Continuously Through 2015


- news - 12/7/2011
Germ Hot Spots In Hospitals


- news - 12/1/2011
CDC Confirms New Swine Flu Virus


- sm - November 2011
Aerosols And Wipes Eliminate Cross-Contamination Concerns


- cp - November 2011
Janitors Should Wear Gloves and Face Masks To Stop The Spread of Disease


- cp - November 2011
Getting Dressed For Infection Control


- news - 10/20/2011
Survey: Barriers to Handwashing in School


- news - 10/3/2011
Demand for Infection Prevention Exceed $21 Billion in 2015


- news - 9/30/2011
Study: Hospital Privacy Curtains Laden with Germs


- cp - September 2011
Disinfecting and ATP-Monitoring Commonly Touched Surfaces In Healthcare Facilities


- news - 9/20/2011
Survey: Kick Bad Habits and Fight the Flu at the Office


- news - 9/15/2011
Study: Infection Control In Hospitals Can Save Billions


- news - 7/28/2011
Survey: 1 in 3 Americans Affected by HIA


- news - 7/12/2011
OSHA Considering Rule on Infection Exposure


- hs - June 2011
Hospitals Target Infection Control Issues
Hospitals focus on providing safe environments through cleaning for health


- hs - June 2011
Sanitization Is Top Priority in Health Care
Hospitals focus on providing safe environments through cleaning for health

- news - 7/6/2011
Hospitals Stress Infection Control To Prevent C. diff


- news - 7/1/2011
Hospitals Save Millions From Infection Reduction and Handwashing


- news - 6/30/2011
Union Supports Hospital Housekeeping to Prevent Superbugs


- news - 6/29/2011
Study: Pillows Are Breeding Grounds for Superbugs


- news - 5/27/2011
Study: Shaking Hands Might Increase Risk of Bacteria


- news - 5/12/2011
Study: Nursing Homes Cited for Violations


MANUFACTURER FORUM - cp - April 2011
Chemical Alternatives To Green Disinfectants


- news - 4/11/2011
Infection Control Best Practices for World Health Day


EDITORIAL - cp - March 2011
Infection Control Cannot Be Stressed Enough


INFECTION CONTROL - sm - January 2011
Check-Up On Hospital Cleaning
Changes to how hospitals are reimbursed for Medicare and Medicaid patients have cleaning staffs ramping up their cleaning efforts

EDITORIAL - cp - October 2010
Infection Control Should Never Rest


RESTROOM CARE - cp - September 2010
Effective Infection Control Requires Solid Customer Partnerships


INFECTION CONTROL - sm - August 2010
MRSA Still A Concern For Schools
As a new academic year approaches, distributors can help custodial crews prepare for possible staph infections

INFECTION CONTROL - cp - June 2010
Keep Pandemic Planning On Customers' Radar, Post-H1N1


FEATURES - hs - April 2010
Infection Control: Cleaning Helps Ward Off Global Pandemic
Best practices that got facilities through a long stretch of pandemic and flu season threats

UP CLOSE: INFECTION CONTROL - sm - November 2009
Combatting H1N1 In Office Buildings
Proper disinfection methods and hand washing are critical to reducing influenza outbreaks

FEATURES - hs - September 2009
Infection Control: Flushing Away Germs
Preventing Cross-Contamination in the Restroom

ONLINE REPORT - hs - April 2009
Swine Flu Resource Information


INFECTION CONTROL - cp - October 2006
Infection Control: Reducing Disease In Healthcare Facilities
How to prevent the spread of C-diff, MRSA and VRE

NEWSWORTHY - sm - February 2006
C-diff: Hospitals' New Health Threat