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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...

New PPE portal protects health and social care staff

Health and social care providers will be able to order PPE online to meet the increased need as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic

Renowned artists help design scarves for patients with respiratory illness

CW+ launches arts in health project, #ScarfUp, to create scarves for vulnerable patients this winter

New online system launched for provision of PPE

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

Government delivers 250,000 clear face masks to support people with hearing loss

Deal with US firm addresses communication difficulties posed by traditional face masks

Omnicell introduces COVID-19 item forecast report to help frontline healthcare staff

This report will provide customers with a real time view of stock items including COVID-19 related medicines and supplies across their Omnicell ins...

New UK deals will bring millions more PPE items to frontline healthcare staff

Millions more visors, aprons and gowns will be delivered to frontline health and social care workers treating coronavirus patients, manufactured in...

The trouble with the NHS - why changes to procurement methods are urgently needed

Lack of PPE during the coronavirus pandemic highlights ongoing problems with the way the NHS buys goods and services

Government issues infection control guidance for hospitals and health providers in light of COVID-19 outbreak

Good hand hygiene, the use of personal protective equipment, and decontamination of medical devices and care environments 'crucial' to containing s...

New research on hand hygiene in healthcare settings

The French Society for Hospital Hygiene has published research recommending single use paper towels as the most effective method to minimise the sp...