Posts filed under: Whole Room Disinfection

Halosil International Partners with Wickenburg Community Hospital to Reduce HAI Infections Through a Lean, Efficient Whole Room Disinfection Strategy

NEW CASTLE, DE (November 20, 2017) — Wickenburg Community Hospital (WCH), a nonprofit hospital in rural Arizona, has partnered with Halosil International, to disinfect its operating rooms, Acute Care Unit, and clinics using the Halo Disinfection System.

For WCH, the adoption of Halosil’s whole room disinfection system is part of an ambitious expansion that includes a new surgery and joint replacement center…

Penalty to Performance: With More than 700 Hospitals Facing HAI Penalties, Whole Room Disinfection Provides a Compelling Alternative

More than 700 hospitals have been penalized in the past year for patient injuries including high hospital associated infection rates, according to a recent article from Med City News. The monetary penalties are steep, totaling roughly $430 million.

Enforced by Medicare…