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Product News

CDC: Flu vaccine largely ineffective this season

This season's flu vaccine is only 23% effective, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has warned. That could make this a doozy of a winter for residents and staff.

Handheld bladder scanner approved

Handheld bladder scanner approved

Signostics has received federal to launch its handheld bladder scanner.

Betco unveils dust mop treatment

Betco unveils dust mop treatment

Designed to eliminate oily residue, Dust Mop Treatment is water-based and compatible with all floor finishes.

Xtensor helps residents regain hand strength

Xtensor helps residents regain hand strength

Arthritis can cause the hands of residents to get weak. The Xtensor Hand Exerciser is ideal for treatment, according to the firm.

Strategic Health Group in talks with Indiana University

Strategic Health Group is in discussion with Indiana University about assisting in creating a business development strategy for the Medical Center's GRACE Team Care™ program. GRACE - Geriatric Resources for the Assessment and Care of Elders - helps providers manage the health and well-being of high-risk Medicare populations.

The Experts

How providers can tackle rising acuity

How providers can tackle rising acuity

Many care workers are skeptical of new technologies, and often rightly so. Based on my experiences working with organizations implementing EHRs and other healthcare systems, I have observed that the lack of a good user interface design slows down the time to success.

A pest management resolution for 2015: Put down the spray can

A pest management resolution for 2015: Put down the spray can

Integrated Pest Management relies on chemical treatments only as a last result. If chemical treatments are needed, non-volatile and least toxic formulations are used only in precision targeted areas. This is ideal for healthcare facilities, which often have guests and patients with weakened immune systems.

Aquatics program are worth a deep dive

Aquatics program are worth a deep dive

We made the decision to invest in a robust aquatics program. Many of our facilities offer therapy pools with integrated underwater treadmills and resistance jets.

What's the healthiest faucet for hand washing?

What's the healthiest faucet for hand washing?

Since "touchless" faucets became widely available in the late 1980s, they were believed to be an effective tool for combating the spread of infections. But a 2011 study published by Johns Hopkins University has raised questions.

A horizontal approach to infection preparedness

A horizontal approach to infection preparedness

Today's growing concerns surrounding infectious risks such as Ebola, EVD-68, and flu are excellent examples of why proactive horizontal approaches to infection prevention and implementing proven prevention practices on a daily basis are so important, because the reality is that long-term care facilities and the populations they serve are at inherently increased risk of infection.

Featured Listings

Anacapa Technologies, Inc.

Anacapa Technologies, Inc.

Anacapa Technologies, Inc. is a veteran-owned, federally certified small business based in San ...

Bulk TV Internet

Bulk TV  Internet

Bulk TV & Internet is a leading provider of television, Internet and phone ...

Chestnut Ridge Foam, Inc.

Chestnut Ridge Foam, Inc.

The CAREFLEX PHPFP Mattress is our most popular model within acute care and ...

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