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How Does Endoscope Usage Contribute to Channel Damage and Contamination?
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How to Distinguish Counterfeit PPE from The Real Thing
Prevention ChallengesSurgical masks and proper hand hygiene protect healthcare workers from COVID-19 during aerosol-generating procedures such as bronchoscopies. PPE is also vital to keeping endoscope reprocessing staffers safe.
When it Comes to Patient Safety, Innovation Helps Save Lives
Patient Safety Awareness WeekHealthcare teams are always looking for ways to improve, and a week dedicated to patient safety awareness is the perfect opportunity.
6 Ways Healthcare Teams Recognize Patient Safety Awareness Week
Patient Safety Awareness WeekPatient Safety Awareness Week, from March 13-19, gives hospitals around the world the perfect opportunity to highlight the many reasons to focus on patient safety.
From Storage to Sterilization, What's New in Reprocessing Endoscopes?
Patient SafetyConcerns over cross-contamination and flexible endoscopes continue to fuel research and conversation around endoscope reprocessing best practices.