According to the conference website the event, “…is the most comprehensive gathering dedicated to infection prevention clinical education. Offering focused learning sessions, a solutions-filled expo hall, and ample networking opportunities, APIC 2012 provides healthcare professionals with unparalleled opportunities to learn from and engage with infection prevention experts.”
The costs and risks associated with healthcare acquired infections (HAIs) are enormous. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), “Approximately 1 out of every 20 hospitalized patients will contract an HAI.” The CDC estimates there are approximately 1.7 million HAIs contracted annually adding over $30 billion in annual medical costs in the U.S.
UV disinfection products developed by UVDI provide infection control professionals with new tools to combat these HAIs. “Ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI) is a proven method of surface and air disinfection and has been used safely for many years in numerous industries,”
To learn more please stop by booth #132 and get an informative poster highlighting nine of the most common surface transmitted HAI challenges or visit http://www.UVDI.com, email info@UVDI.com or call (877) 787-3882.
About UltraViolet Devices, Inc.
UVDI is an ISO 9001-2008 certified 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 HVACR 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.