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Before you pick a hospital, ask about its HAI rate

HaloMist disinfection system kills C. diff, MRSA

Consumers might choose one healthcare system over another because it offers great technology—or convenient, patient-friendly services like private rooms. We might pick hospitals that have stellar surgeons and exceptional outcomes.

In the near future, we could very well be basing our choices on which health systems have the lowest Categories: News

HaloMist™ doesn’t cut corners. It disinfects them

A few extra minutes can wipe out countless pathogens

You wouldn’t want your surgeon to hurry up and finish your coronary bypass so she can squeeze more operations into her schedule.

It’s also dangerous for health systems and other institutions to reduce the time devoted to disinfecting rooms in order to speed up turnover, notes a recent article in Categories: News

What are “logs,” and why do they matter in preventing infections?

Disinfection professional today are generally concerned with what percentage of a given germ is killed by a particular process or disinfectant. The highest percentage that is generally used is 99.9999%. In scientific research papers, this percentage is written as “ a 6 log10 reduction”, but in medical shorthand it’s known as…