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Face shields do not give high-level COVID protection, study shows

University of East Anglia researchers provide much-needed evidence of efficacy of PPE

Milestone moment in construction of infection innovation centre

Topping-out ceremony held to mark key development in the construction of Pembroke House, Liverpool

Building Better Healthcare Awards 2022 - the categories

24 awards up for grabs as this year's competition recognises the sector's innovative response to current pressures

The importance of choosing the right workwear in the fight against infection

<i>BBH</i> speaks to Charlie Benson of Kara about the impact of workwear selection on infection prevention and control practices in hospitals

What does the future have in store for health technology?

Dr Andy Davies (pictured), commercial director at Mackwell Health, gives his take on what 2022 has in store for the healthcare industry, discussing...

Case study: Vanguard installs modular facility to combat surgical backlog

Surgical complex supports St George’s University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in addressing COVID-19 backlog

New online system launched for provision of PPE

New website ensures continuity of distribution to frontline health and care staff

Why a change in respiratory protection practice is vital for healthcare

Dr Andy Davies of Mackwell Health argues that UV-C disinfection could provide a more-sustainable and cost-saving solution for decontaminating safet...

Hygienic access solutions for healthcare environments

Tim Checketts, head of specification at dormakaba, discusses the access control solutions that help to minimise the spread of germs and bacteria wi...

Q&A How flooring renovation is better for healthcare

Rohit Sharma of flooring manufacturer, Bona, reveals how the COVID-19 pandemic has increased the emphasis on ‘resilient’ flooring renovation in the...

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 to simulate a live Hospital...

Helping healthcare to heal

New Geze report outlines growing importance of touch-free door and window solutions in enhancing infection prevention and control in health and car...

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 leak detection solution, Por...

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 technology

In Brief

Cleaning audits made simple with fmfirst Cleaning

Antimicrobial technology in privacy curtains helps in bug battle

Hospital trial shows reduction in airborne pathogens using ESP air purifiers

Infection Prevention Society (IPS) Annual Conference and Exhibition

Sepsis test could save thousands of lives

Smart self-disinfecting door handle helps with COVID-19 battle

Infection Prevention 2019

Air Pressure Control Specialists Apreco Continue 15-year Relationship with Radical Materials Brand SteriTouch

NHS deep cleaning service supports Sue Ryder through Coronavirus pandemic

Infection Prevention 2017

Door furniture helps to prevent the spread of bacteria and viruses

Specialist G360 wetrooms installed at NHS mental health facility

Touch-free entry protects patients and staff at Milton Keynes hospital

27th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2017

New Completing the Picture Digital Festival to take place

NHS Highland uses new technology to help protect care homes from COVID-19

Legiolert: fast, accurate detection of Legionella pneumophila

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Safety first. Fight retrograde contamination now

IDEXX Legiolert receives UK acceptance for Legionella pneumophila testing

Hygiene’s in hand with Knightsbridge anti-bacterial accessories

International Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention Conference

Disinfectable keyboards and tablets minimise the risk of transmission of pathogens

Safety first. Fight retrograde contamination NOW

Hands-free activators provide hygienic access

IPS North East Branch Conference