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Cross-Contamination

PPE Removal
August 6, 2020 Michael Wilson

How to Remove PPE Properly

Health and Safety

Educating cleaning professionals on the proper removal of PPE is a perfect opportunity for jansan distributors to prove their value.

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Cross-Contamination
June 30, 2020 Craig Sykora

How to Prevent Cross-Contamination

Health and Safety

Cross-contamination is an aspect where we can diminish the risk of an infection spreading to multiple people. It's critical to ensure that sanitization is the top priority when managing workplaces, facilities and more.

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Infection Prevention: EVS Leads the Way With Interdisciplinary Teamwork
June 12, 2020 Michael Catanzaro

Infection Prevention: EVS Leads the Way With Interdisciplinary Teamwork

Infection Control

To eliminate health care-acquired infections and keep patients safe, health care facilities need an interdisciplinary team made up of surgical services and infection prevention personnel, with environmental services staff leading the way.

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cleaning checklist, cleaning supplies
April 28, 2020 John M. Poole Jr.

Removing Gray Areas

Training

Training cleaning technicians to follow an established cleaning program and apply confirmed protocols will prevent the transmission of infectious pathogens and remove the gray areas in your operations.

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Q&A: An Integrated Approach to Infection Control
April 16, 2020 CMM Staff

Q&A: An Integrated Approach to Infection Control

Infection Control

Two specialists answered questions CMM readers may have about adopting integrated infection control approaches in their facilities to reduce the number of HAIs.

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Electrostatic Technologies
April 9, 2020 Jeremiah Gray

Improving Disinfection Outcomes with Electrostatic Technologies

Technology and Trends

Electrostatic sprayer technologies have evolved significantly and are now easier to use for disinfection purposes.

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Floor Maintenance
March 25, 2020 Kendall Youngworth

5 Steps for Boosting Infection Control Through Floor Maintenance

Hard Floors

Hospital floors not only experience a lot of wear and tear but they also often spread unwanted pathogens.

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Custodian-Induced Contamination
March 17, 2020 Matt Morrison

How to Stop Custodian-Induced Cross Contamination

Health and Safety

There are many ways that cross contamination can occur while performing custodial tasks. Contaminated mop heads and towels are common culprits.

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covid-19 coronavirus
February 11, 2020 Lori Strazdas

Prepare to Prevent: A 3-Part Approach for Facility Managers Amid Concern over COVID-19

Health and Safety

With a proper plan and behaviors in place, facility managers should feel confident to take on infectious disease challenges, whether it be COVID-19, a spike in flu rates, or the next new pathogen of concern. 

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single-use mops
February 6, 2020 Jack McGurk & Rick Parker & Dave Harry

Single-Use Microfiber Mops Usher In Third Wave of Change in Floor Care

Hard Floors

Single-use microfiber mops have the same cleaning attributes of reusable microfiber mops with the added benefit of eliminating the laundry process.

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infection prevention technologies
February 5, 2020 Patrick Kehoe

Infection Prevention Innovations for Facility Managers

Infection Control

Disposable mop pads and chemical accuracy systems are two innovations helping facility managers reduce cross contamination.

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Infographic: Basic Cleanroom Requirements and Classifications
November 15, 2019 Steve Gonzales

Infographic: Basic Cleanroom Requirements and Classifications

Facility Management

Having the proper level of cleanroom control is essential for the quality of products as well as the safety of customers and employees. Here are some key facts about their standards and classifications.

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