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NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stericycle, Inc.'s (Nasdaq: SRCL) Steri-Safe Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) Training has received national acclaim as a Telly Awards winner for online education.
MISSION VIEJO, Calif., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- SafeShot Technologies, LLC, a leader in safety syringe innovation, today launched a new campaign called "No More Pricks" to build awareness around the needlestick injury issue which affects more than 1 million healthcare workers each year.
Johns Hopkins research suggests least-skilled providers at risk for life-threatening infections.
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WASHINGTON, July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yesterday, the U.S.
RARITAN, N.J., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Ortho Clinical Diagnostics today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the VITROS((R)) Anti-HCV assay for use on the VITROS 5600((R)) Integrated and 3600((R)) Immunodiagnostic Systems.
CaridianBCT, a developer and marketer of blood collection and processing systems to hospitals and blood banks, has initiated a clinical trial for treating whole blood with Mirasol pathogen reduction technology after receiving clearance from the FDA and US Department of Defense.
More than 385,000 needlestick and other sharps-related injuries are sustained annually by hospital-based healthcare personnel, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates, with countless others occurring in nursing homes, outpatient clinics, physician offices and emergency care services.
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