Special report: Ventilating hospitals 'key' to fight against COVID-19

We look at the latest evidence which shows how ventilation can have a positive impact on the control of pathogens in healthcare environments

picture of Ventilation is becoming an increasingly-crucial tool to enable hospitals to protect patients and staff from the spread of potentially-harmful pathogens

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State of the art Hospital Simulation Suite opens to offer NHS Nurses training in infection prevention and control

Infection prevention and control specialist GAMA Healthcare have launched a state-of-the-art training facility designed ...

Preventing the spread of COVID-19 in NHS facilities with UK innovation

We speak to Carl Stephen Patrick Hunter OBE, chief executive of Coltraco Ultrasonics, about how its innovative new air ...

High-quality air for health and healing

Exploring the importance of good air quality and how it should be a key consideration in the design of healthcare ...

Do users benefit from HEPA air filters on hand dryers?

Neil Butler of Mitsubishi Electric discusses whether hospital washrooms can benefit from high-performance HEPA ...

Study reveals connection between hand drying methods and spread of infection

Average levels of contamination 10-fold higher following hand drying with jet air dryers

LSI designs infection prevention and control simulation suite for GAMA Healthcare

The simulation suite will consist of a ward environment encompassing a two-bed ward, an isolation suite (with en suite) ...

£149m to support increased care home testing

Care homes across the country will benefit from additional rapid testing to test staff twice a week to help protect ...

New 60-bed block completed at University Hospital Limerick

Four-storey facility will improve the patient experience and enable improved infection prevention and control

Case study: Sherwood Forest NHS minimises the risk of Pseudomonas

Engineering risk assessment minimises the risk of Pseudomonas aeruginosa contamination and saves lives

A specialist approach for sterile facilities

Garry Horrocks from BES discusses the importance of managing the financial and operational risk associated with ...

Premier awarded contract to provide COVID-19 testing sites across the UK

Offsite specialist to build 25 new facilities as part of multi-million-pound deal

Could ‘clean’ healthcare uniforms be COVID-19 carriers?

Textile Services Association backs calls for research into textiles and infection control