PRLog - Dec. 12, 2011 - PEORIA, Ariz. -- According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), “Healthcare-
The CDC has previously stated that one out of every twenty hospital patients acquires an infection while being treated for another illness. Due to these high rates of infections, reducing healthcare-associated infections has become a central focus of the CDC in recent years.
UltraViolet Devices, Inc. (UVDI), a leading provider of advanced ultraviolet (UV) disinfection and coil maintenance products, has been on the forefront of developing technologies designed to disinfect hospital cooling coils that are a known source of airborne biological contamination. UVDI products, when properly specified, eliminate microbial threats that originate from growth on HVAC coils such as Pseudomonas aeruginosa. These technologies harness the power of UV-C energy to disrupt the DNA of bacteria, fungi and viruses.
“In healthcare environments the presence of any microbial pathogens can lead to potentially deadly infections. Those most at risk are people with compromised immune systems, often associated with patients in healthcare environments,”
To learn more about UV-C disinfection solutions from UVDI please visit http://www.UVDI.com, email info@UVDI.com or call (877) 787-3882.
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About UltraViolet Devices, Inc.
UVDI is a leading manufacturer and supplier of UV-C products for air, surface and water disinfection. Under the ALTRU-V® brand, UVDI markets a full line of products for the HVAC market designed to reduce energy consumption and lower maintenance costs while delivering cleaner, healthier air. Under UVDI’s Sparks Technology™ brand, the company markets gas phase filtration products for use in commercial and industrial applications worldwide.