Category: Infection Prevention
Learning from challenges faced by one private charter school in Texas, SteriLux Systems can help to make schools safer for students, faculty, and staff.
The Denver Broncos purchased a disinfection booth that sprays a mist onto players before stepping onto the practice field as a COVID-19 prevention measure.
The Washington Post published an article discussing University staff concerns regarding infection risk as students come back to campus.
The nonpartisan Center for American Progress lists 7 urgent reforms needed to ensure that our essential workers are fully protected from germs and infections.
Healthcare providers do not have adequate resources to prevent pathogens from traveling home from the hospital with them. SteriLux Systems strives to be a part of the solution.
Donna Armellino, VP of Infection Prevention at Northwell Health says that UVC "can optimize environmental cleanliness, resulting in decreased pathogens that could potentially cause infection".
"U.S. medical centers have reported 5,000-plus cases of patients likely catching the coronavirus once admitted for other conditions, adding to the strain of the pandemic itself."
"Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) can survive on some surfaces, like towels, razors, furniture, and athletic equipment for hours, days, or even weeks. It can spread to people who touch a contaminated surface, and MRSA can cause infections if it gets into a cut, scrape, or open wound."