Navigation Links
24x7 Infection Control, Inc. Announces World's First, Modern “Shield” Against Microbial Contamination
Date:3/5/2010

Microbial contamination is the third leading cause of mortality in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Charleston, SC (PRWEB) March 5, 2010 -- Today’s hospitals have an increasingly dangerous and costly problem. The culprit…Hospital Acquired Infections (HAIs) and they have generated much attention over the last decade. Studies have shown that up to 70% of HAIs are preventable with proper infection control, according to a Nurse Liaison for 24x7 Infection Control, Inc.    

A totally new (to the public) antimicrobial line named Goldshield®™ is a revolutionary product that, through independent studies it was demonstrated to eradicate germs on contact and inhibit their growth. Invented and patented by Emory University, Goldshield®™ is a system of products which includes an antimicrobial that is the first, and only, water-stabilized, non-toxic, non-leaching, environmentally benign solution providing a durable shield against microbial contamination, including mold, mildew and fungi.

Goldshield®™ offers an EPA-registered solution to combat dangerous microbial contamination in virtually every setting including hospitals, outpatient clinics, physicians offices, assisted living facilities, skilled nursing facilities, schools, colleges, athletic clubs, gymnasiums, spas, police departments, emergency medical services, fire departments, correctional institutions, the hospitality industry and commercial laundry facilities, to name a few.

Independent studies conducted at hospitals and universities have demonstrated that Goldshield® is a broad-spectrum bactericide, algaecide and fungicide. In these studies, it has been proven effective against Staphylococcus aureus (Staph), Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); including HA-MRSA (Healthcare-associated MRSA) and CA-MRSA (community- associated MRSA), Salmonella, E.coli, VRE (Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci, and other hardy Gram (+) and Gram (-) bacteria. In a recent study in accordance with ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) protocols for virucidal efficacy on inanimate surfaces, Goldshield®™ was proven effective against Influenza A as a surrogate for H1N1.

Sharon Harper, an OR nurse and retired, Navy Infection Control Officer, stated, “I have seen the results and can appreciate why Goldshield®™ is so unique. In my opinion, the most exciting use of this new antimicrobial is via a “Bio-Vapor” Steam Cleaning System. This method allows Goldshield®™ to adhere in every ‘nook and cranny’! My mission as the nurse liaison for 24x7 Infection Control, Inc. is to inform government agencies, schools, hospitals, assisted living and long-term care communities that Goldshield®™ is now available.”

The parent company, AP Goldshield LLC is located in the United States, Israel, Asia, and Europe. 24x7 Infection Control, Inc. is an Authorized Distributor for Goldshield®™.

To find out more, please visit www.24x7infectioncontrol.com

Contact:                           
Sharon Harper RN, MSN                                         
LCDR/USN/RET
Sharon (at) 24x7infectioncontrol (dot) com
843-696-6830

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/NEW/ANTIMICROBIAL/prweb3688064.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. HPV vaccine does not appear to be effective for treating pre-existing HPV infection
2. Mayo Clinic researchers discover new diagnostic test for detecting infection in prosthetic joints
3. Computers help chemists fight emerging infections
4. Infection contributes to the high rates of oropharyngeal cancers
5. Jefferson immunology researchers halt lethal rabies infection in brain
6. SIV infection of natural hosts provides new insights into HIV disease complexity
7. Novel virus detection identifies new viruses in study of respiratory infections and asthma attacks
8. Natural aorta grafts have few side effects for infection-prone patients
9. Common misdiagnosis: most women believe they have a yeast infection when they dont
10. Patient Safety Authority Board of Directors Names Infection Advisory Panel
11. FDA Approves LEVAQUIN(R) Short-Course Therapy for Treatment of Complicated Urinary Tract Infections and Acute Pyelonephritis
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
24x7 Infection Control, Inc. Announces World's First, Modern “Shield” Against Microbial Contamination 
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... 13, 2017 , ... The International Association of Eating Disorders ... for the field of eating disorders, announces the opening of early registration for ... Florida at the Omni Resort at ChampionsGate. , The annual iaedp™ ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Many families have long-term insurance that covers care for a ... waiver for care if the client has a cognitive impairment diagnosis. , “What ... is often waived, so the benefits from their insurance start immediately,” said Mechell Vieira, ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... , ... Talented host, actor Rob Lowe, is introducing a ... episode of "Success Files," which is an award-winning educational program broadcasted on PBS ... in-depth with passion and integrity. , Sciatica occurs when the sciatic nerve in ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... sleep apnea using cutting-edge Oventus O2Vent technology. As many as 18 ... characterized by frequent cessation in breathing. Oral appliances can offer significant relief to ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... AccentCare, a leader in post-acute health care, have expanded their existing home health ... Home Health. , AccentCare has been operating a joint venture home health company ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/10/2017)... , Oct. 10, 2017   West Pharmaceutical ... innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today shared the ... ID Adapter for improving the intradermal administration of polio ... Skin Vaccination Summit in May 2017 by Dr. ... Polio Department, World Health Organization (WHO), and recently published ...
(Date:10/4/2017)... 4, 2017 OBP Medical , ... medical devices, today announced regulatory approval from ... (or Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (ANVISA)) to ... surgical retractor with integrated LED light source and ... and exposure of a tissue pocket or cavity ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2017 The Rebound mobile app is poised to ... the tide of prescription drug addiction. The app empowers users ... and stepping down their dosage in a safe, controlled manner ... 2017; the first 100,000 people to sign up will enjoy ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: