New Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital ED & Mental Health Unit

The recently opened mental unit and refurbish at Sir Charles Gairdner will provide psychiatric liaison services to general health wards and the emergency department that will help with intensive day therapy programs focusing on rehabilitation and recovery. There was an…

What is Physical Containment for Laboratories?

Physical Containment or ‘PC’ is a reference in the Australian and New Zealand Standards – AS/NZS 2243.3: 2010—Safety in laboratories ‐ microbiological safety and containment, to the level of risk associated with microbiological work in laboratories. In Australia and New…

Designer tries built-in tap to boost male hygiene

In an article published in the Mail Online, a Latvian designer has come up with a novel toilet design to improve men’s hand washing habits by by including a built-in tap. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2358383/Would-really-want-wash-hands-URINAL-Controversial-designer-tries-built-tap-boost-male-hygiene.html#ixzz2ZNj5AEln We are interested in your thoughts and comments…

How Taps impact Hand Hygiene and HAI’s

After reading a recent post on Hand Sanitizers versus Hand Washing on Linkedin (http://lnkd.in/Yhy5ev), it immediately brought back memories of our investigation on hand hygiene prior to the development of our range of CliniLever taps for health and aged care…

Superbug wars – CRE joins the battle

In a recent article posted to me regarding the latest superbug outbreak, the question was asked if the facility had our sinks installed in which the bug was assumed to be harboring in. Thankfully, it didn’t, and from the research…