Equipped for Change: Medline at ASCA 2016

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ASCA blog 5-11-16

Join Medline May 18-21 at the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA) meeting in Dallas to discover new solutions for your business and your practice. While you’re at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center, visit Medline’s booth #329 to learn more about our products and solutions. From our expertise and insight partnering with ASCs, we’ll share tips on how you can elevate … Read More

What Else is Your Glove Doing for You?

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Healthcare workers and patients alike are constantly told that handwashing is one of the most effective ways to prevent the spread of illness and infection.1 Compared to any other profession, healthcare workers following hand hygiene protocols are surprisingly 4.5 times more likely to suffer from moderate to severe skin damage.2 Medline recently unveiled an innovative glove coated with colloidal oatmeal … Read More

Are CAUTI Prevention Practices Still Missing the Mark?

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CAUTI probably has some of the most highly visible efforts surrounding its prevention initiatives. And yet, a group of researchers in Boston found that at least in their facility, catheter practices were still falling short of national goals. Some of the most interesting results were that only a small majority of their respondents reported awareness of CAUTI prevention guidelines, though … Read More