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Infection Prevention | Textile Handling is Key in a Healthcare Laundry

Infection Control Today spoke with Cindy Molko, CLLM, RLLD, director of linen and central services at Mayo Clinic – Saint Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, Minn. about key issues facing laundry and central sterile professionals related to infection prevention. Q: At … Continue reading

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When is the last time you washed your cubicle curtains?

Environmental cleanliness is the key to curbing the spread of cross-contamination.  Even with meticulous hand washing by your healthcare staff, they can quickly become contaminated if the environmental surfaces are not clean and disinfected.  This includes the cubicle (or privacy) … Continue reading

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Medical Laundry Services- Critical to Healthy Healthcare

Cleanliness should be the highest priority when it comes to healthcare laundry.  Linen used in the medical sector should be hygienic, stylish and comfortable. Medical linen includes scrubs, sheets, towels, patient gowns, lab coats, and a variety of other uniforms.  … Continue reading

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