HAIs

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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

TIPS names top innovations of the year

InfectionControl.tips and The Infection Prevention Strategy have announced the winners of its Top Innovations of the Year for 2019. This year’s focus was on global
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

OptiSolve awarded grant to help reduce HAIs

Public Health revealed that healthcare-associated Infections will be Canada's second leading cause of death by 2050.
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REMI Network

IEHA adds waste audit to sustainability certification

IEHA announced its Sustainability Professional (SP) Credential now requires applicants to demonstrate practical competencies in waste management.
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REMI Network

What cleaning professionals need to know about HAIs

According to the Coalition for Healthcare Acquired Infection Reduction (CHAIR) 1 out of 10 Canadian patients acquire an infection from the hospital – that’s 200,000 people each year.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Infection control downplayed in surface selection

Staff continue to face challenges with cleaning, disinfecting and infection control because purchase items often don’t meet PIDAC best practices.