Call for Applicants: Top Innovations of the Year 2019

Call for Applicants: Top Innovations of the Year 2019

For Immediate Release: For more information, please contact Michael Diamond, Co-founder of The Infection Prevention Strategy at [email protected]  or visit us at www.InfectionControl.tips and www.Infectiontips.org InfectionControl.tips: Top Innovations of the Year 2019 ‘Join. Contribute....
Visualizing Infection Control Data Combats Healthcare Costs

Visualizing Infection Control Data Combats Healthcare Costs

Abstract In a data rich infection prevention environment, data is likely available concerning infection rates, disinfection events, clinical events, facilities, employee training, inspections/audits, hand hygiene...
The Harm of the Anti-Vaccination Movement

The Harm of the Anti-Vaccination Movement

Abstract The World Health Organization (WHO) has just listed the anti-vaccination movement as one of the top health threats for 2019. This article addresses the...
TIPS Sudden Science Trial #1019802: Floor-Based UV Disinfection

TIPS Sudden Science Trial #1019802: Floor-Based UV Disinfection

We are seeking up to twenty (20) facilities within the USA and Canada to use the FloorX device for a 90-day trial period. The Infection...
Tools for Hand Hygiene Intervention Monitoring in a Long-Term Care Facility

Tools for Hand Hygiene Intervention Monitoring in a Long-Term Care Facility

Abstract Background: Hand hygiene is the most effective measure to prevent healthcare-associated infections.  However, the role of residents’ hand hygiene is unexplored. Purpose: To test the...
TIPS Sudden Science Survey: Hand Hygiene Monitoring Tool

TIPS Sudden Science Survey: Hand Hygiene Monitoring Tool

CALL TO ACTION 2018 TIPS Sudden Science Survey #1019801: Hand Hygiene Monitoring Tool TAKE THE SURVEY NOW:  https://goo.gl/forms/bAnEawfgGWSmo5tN2 The Infection Prevention Strategy is proud to launch its first...
Jill Promoli: The Sudden Flu Shot Advocate

Jill Promoli: The Sudden Flu Shot Advocate

Jill Promoli’s Twitter profile describes her as “Mom, wife, photographer, traveler, knitter, and suddenly a flu shot advocate.” That last descriptor, “suddenly a flu shot...
A Global Standard for Healthcare Hand Hygiene Performance and Compliance

A Global Standard for Healthcare Hand Hygiene Performance and Compliance

According to the WHO, the rate of healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs) globally is 1 in 10 patients. The burden on low- and mid-resource countries is...
TIPS Sudden Science Grant

Osler Sinai Receives TIPS Sudden Science Grant

At the beginning of 2018, Infectioncontrol.tips, in conjunction with The Infection Prevention Strategy and NSF International Applied Research Center (NSF ARC) announced a $35,000...
TIPS: Top Innovations of the Year: 2018

Top Innovations of the Year: 2018

For Immediate Release: For more information, please contact Michael Diamond, Co-founder of The Infection Prevention Strategy at [email protected]  or visit us at www.InfectionControl.tips (www.IC.tips) and www.Infectiontips.org Top Innovations of the Year: 2018 ‘Join. Contribute....