September 2023

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Primary Boots
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Sourcing & Logistics

Servicing the Wild West of supply chain beyond the hospital confines

Aug. 25, 2023
ASCs, Hospital-at-Home programs, other nonacute options expand, stretch product demands
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Surgical/Critical Care

Room Decontamination Challenges Remain High Post-COVID

Aug. 25, 2023
Despite years of progress in reducing healthcare associated infections (HAIs), research from The Leapfrog Group found the average risk of three HAIs - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococc...
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Infection Prevention

Preventing SSIs and HAIs in a post-COVID landscape

Aug. 25, 2023
Industry leaders address challenges that remain
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Tech loading scopes into automatic reprocessor (left), Tech manually cleaning scope (right)
Tech loading scopes into automatic reprocessor (left), Tech manually cleaning scope (right)
Tech loading scopes into automatic reprocessor (left), Tech manually cleaning scope (right)
Tech loading scopes into automatic reprocessor (left), Tech manually cleaning scope (right)
Tech loading scopes into automatic reprocessor (left), Tech manually cleaning scope (right)
Sterile Processing

Best Practices Beat Fast Processes Every Time

Aug. 25, 2023
Manual Versus Automated Device/Instrument Cleaning
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Monitoring Primary
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Surgical/Critical Care

Soothing pain points in patient monitoring techniques, technologies

Aug. 25, 2023
Against the backdrop of swirling healthcare industry pressures over the years, from the expansion and growth of diseases and viruses to the budgetary speedbumps of economic planning...

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Sterile Processing

Collaboration Boosts SPD Hand-Hygiene Compliance

Aug. 25, 2023
Hand hygiene is the most important step healthcare workers can take to protect themselves and others from the spread of infection. Handwashing is a regulatory requirement that...
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Sourcing & Logistics

The Promise of Physician Leadership in Supply Chain

Aug. 25, 2023
One of my first jobs in healthcare was supporting the merger of two Catholic healthcare systems, and more specifically, an initiative to better align the medical staff and the...
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Sterile Processing

Testing Scissors - Part 1

Aug. 25, 2023
Q: “One of my fellow workers will not use the non-latex material to test scissors. Instead, they use gauze. Is that acceptable?”A: Medical device reprocessing (MDR) departments...
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Continuing Education

How Safe is Your Sink?

Aug. 25, 2023
Staying safe when manually cleaning requires attention to potential safety hazards both in and out of the sink.
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Sourcing & Logistics

Hail Supplynet!

Aug. 25, 2023
If the COVID-19 pandemic didn’t already disrupt the supply chain status quo, now comes the extra-strength hubris and hype of artificial intelligence (AI). Depending on who’s making...