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“Crisis, what crisis? When things go wrong, good communications can get you back on track.”

When things go wrong, keeping quiet isn’t an option. What you say, and how you say it, are the key to safeguarding your reputation. In this blog, H...

Independent experts to assist Scottish Hospitals Inquiry

Specialists will provide expert evidence on infection control matters relating to investigations into health and safety fears at two Scottish hospi...

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

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

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

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

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

New online system launched for provision of PPE

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

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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

Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust deploys advanced disinfection technology

Cleaning audits made simple with fmfirst Cleaning

Antimicrobial technology in privacy curtains helps in bug battle

Infection Prevention Society (IPS) Annual Conference and Exhibition

Hospital trial shows reduction in airborne pathogens using ESP air purifiers

Sepsis test could save thousands of lives

Infection Prevention 2019

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

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

Infection Prevention 2017

NHS deep cleaning service supports Sue Ryder through Coronavirus pandemic

Door furniture helps to prevent the spread of bacteria and viruses

Specialist G360 wetrooms installed at NHS mental health facility

27th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2017

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

New Completing the Picture Digital Festival to take place

Safety first. Fight retrograde contamination now

MEDICA

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

Legiolert: fast, accurate detection of Legionella pneumophila

IDEXX Legiolert receives UK acceptance for Legionella pneumophila testing

International Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention Conference

Hygiene’s in hand with Knightsbridge anti-bacterial accessories

Disinfectable keyboards and tablets minimise the risk of transmission of pathogens

Safety first. Fight retrograde contamination NOW

IPS North East Branch Conference