One of the greatest challenges healthcare providers face is moving toward a more sustainable, environmentally responsible culture. Check out our thoughts, included in the December issue.
A recent article in “Healthcare Purchasing News” on PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) for various areas in healthcare includes mention of Standard Textile’s ComPel® MLR Surgical Gowns. Peg Fox, MSN, BSN, RN, National Director of Surgical Services, is quoted in the piece. To read the full-text article, click here
Think Differently: Therapeutic Linens and the Acute Care Patient Experience During COVID-19 and Beyond
July 24, 2022
As the National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel (NPIAP) stated in their recent Position Paper, “The COVID-19 crisis has dramatically changed significant aspects of pressure injury prevention in acute care hospitals.” Learn more about this and how the pandemic has exposed vulnerabilities in U.S. health care supply chains.
Standard Textile Provides Continuing Education at AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2022
March 16, 2022
AORN members may receive free continuing education contact hours from our seminar: “The Role of Textiles in Creating a Safer and Healthier Perioperative Environment” as part of AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2022.
Solving Surgical Sterilization Wrapper Shortages
February 14, 2022
A global shortage of disposable sterilization wrappers for surgical equipment has recently affected hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers across the U.S., causing a demand for alternative wrapper choices for use in their sterile processing departments.