Ultrasonic Cleaning System
L&R Manufacturing Co. offers the Effica E1 Ultrasonic cleaning system.
According to the company, it has a molded design that offers quiet operation.
The design allows for greater ultrasonic energy flow and the draining system
offers 65 percent faster draining than the previous model.
Disinfectant Spray And
Parker Laboratories has announced
Protex disinfectant spray and wipes, a one
step disinfectant designed to be effective
against a broad spectrum of pathogens,
including Influenza Type A (H1N1),
MRSA, HIV, Staph, and many others.
Protex can be utilized for disinfecting
ultrasound transducers, probes, mam-mography compressor plates, and other
hard, nonporous, non-critical surfaces.
Protex is available in a 12-ounce pump
and a 32-ounce trigger spray, wipes,
Softpack, and canister.
Clorox Healthcare offers hydrogen peroxide cleaner disinfectants
that are EPA-registered to kill
36 bacteria and viruses in 30 to
60 seconds. The products are
designed to disinfect more than
two-thirds of all pathogens related
to HAIs, including all ESKAPE
pathogens (E. faecium, S. aureus,
K. pneumonia, A. baumannii, P.
aeruginosa, E. aerogenes) and norovirus. The wipes and spray are ready-to-use,
one-step cleaner disinfectants engineered with a hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) formula and are recommended for daily surface disinfection facility-wide.
Sterilizer Chamber Cleaning Service
Spectrum Surgical Instruments / STERIS Specialty Services offers
the Sterilizer Chamber Cleaning Service. AORN recommends regular
chamber cleaning in its equipment maintenance supplement to ensure
your sterilizer continues to perform to your expectations. Over time, substances accumulate on chamber walls and can contaminate packs and hinder sterilizer performance. STERIS’s patented Chamber Cleaning System
removes substances from chamber walls without damaging the surface of
your sterilizer. Eliminate chamber residue and see the results of reduced
contaminated and rejected packs, improved drying and heat transfer, easier routine operator cleaning, and improved sterilizer chamber aesthetics.
Medline introduces the
IRiS (Intelligent Room
Sterilization), a UVC (
ultraviolet C) light disinfection
system used to compliment
healthcare facilities current
cleaning procedures to
ensure that all surfaces are
free from pathogens. IRiS
offer UVS field balancing, sensing technology
utilized for all rooms to
receive the appropriate
amount of UVC, and track-ing/documenting via the
unique Steri-Trak Service
With enhanced power
output, IRiS also reaches all
direct, indirect, and shadowed surfaces. The IRiS is
manufactured by Infection
and distributed by Medline.