Category Archives: Infection Prevention

Reducing the Risk of C. Difficile Infection in Hospitals through Environmental Cleaning Program

In 2014, an Ontario hospital experienced a facility-wide Clostridium difficile (CDI) infection outbreak.  Further, and suspected of being related to this, nosocomial illnesses had risen significantly behind baseline rates, alarming hospital administrators. To address these problems, improvement initiatives were undertaken … Continue reading

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Swish eStore: Cleaning Solutions Made Easy

With the recent launch of the Swish eStore  (www.swishestore.com), access to the professional cleaning products and equipment is easier than ever! Continue reading

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Single most important way to reduce the spread of germs

A recent study conducted by GOJO showed that 69% of working Americans didn’t take sick days when they were sick and 74% of parents had sent their child to school sick. Just think of how fast germ can spread and … Continue reading

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