Lufkin SSLC Doubles Down with Ultraviolet Disinfecting Technology

“It’s kind of like a double disinfectant for us. It really helps the housekeeping staff cover more square footage in less time.” It looks like something out of a science fiction movie — a 6-foot tall lightsaber on wheels that emits a deadly glow to invisible enemies. But it’s not fighting the Galactic Empire. The…

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El Paso Children’s Hospital – Keeping Patient Rooms Clean and Safe

El Paso Children's Hospital

From the beginning of the pandemic, El Paso Children’s hospital wanted to test every patient coming in for COVID-19 to ensure the safety of other patients and providers. Providers were having trouble finding space to perform all these tests, even with drive through testing. El Paso Children’s serves patients from as far away as New…

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Local Hospitals Using New Technology to Disinfect During Pandemic

Hospitals across Southwestern Pennsylvania are using a variety of cutting edge technology in the battle against COVID-19. Trying to disinfect facilities and keep staff and patients safe is a top priority for administrators and some hospitals are trying brand new methods that employ different kinds of science and technology.

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Thayer County Health Services Shines Light On COVID-19 Prevention

Thayer County Health Services

Thayer County Health Services has a new weapon in the fight against microorganisms that are resistant to cleaning materials. COVID-19 has brought new life to a decades-old technique for controlling infectious diseases and bacteria: ultraviolet light. Thanks to a generous gift from the Foundation for Thayer County Health Services combined with COVID-19 relief funds, Thayer…

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PCHS Adds Ultraviolet Technology for Disinfecting

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Phillips County Health Systems (PCHS) is committed to providing safe, high-quality patient care and to further enhance this commitment, PCHS has invested in an innovative Clorox Healthcare® UVDI-360® System to bring advanced, ultraviolet (UV) technology to the hospital and medical clinic’s existing patient safety and infection-fighting protocols. These innovative Clorox Healthcare® UVDI-360® Systems now complement…

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Houma Hospital Adds New Tools to Fight Germs Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Terrebonne General Medical Center has added two new tools to help disinfect the hospital amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The Clorox Total 360 System and the UVDI-360 Room Sanitizer will add an extra level of protection and prevention against illness-causing germs, including the virus that causes COVID-19, hospital officials said.

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UV Light Sanitizers Fight COVID-19

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HICKORY — In a continued effort to provide the safest care possible during the current pandemic, Catawba Valley Medical Center recently added two state-of-the-art UVDI-360 Room Sanitizers. These portable ultraviolet light devices can disinfect an average hospital room in less than 10 minutes. When combined with conventional cleaning methods, the UVDI-360 Room Sanitizer can inactivate…

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Wisconsin Tribal Casinos Using UV Light to ‘Kill’ Coronavirus, Tech Could Work in Schools

Wisconsin Tribal Casino

CRANDON – As tribal casinos reopen amid the ongoing pandemic, some are utilizing ultra-violet light systems in their ventilation ducts to help neutralize the coronavirus. The Sokaogon Chippewa Community recently installed such a system made by the California-based company UltraViolet Devices, Inc., at its Mole Lake casino and lodge in Crandon. “Tribal leadership is committed to…

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