Research shows rapid speed of viral contamination

Research presented in Washington DC at the ASM’s 54th ICAAC held from September 5-9, 2014 found rapid virus spread from contamination of just a single doorknob or table top. The research used surrogate “tracer” viruses. Within 2 to 4 hours these could be...

Infection Control at IPS 2014

Infection Prevention Society (IPS) will host its annual conference from 29 Sep to 1 Oct in Glasgow.  SleepAngel will attend and exhibit as part of sharing practice through the NHS healthcare system. Infection control staff are invited to see our educational slide set...

Humans v Superbugs

BBC Health reports on the current state of the war on multi drug resistant organisms or “superbugs” for short. The feature examines the development of superbugs and the challenges posed by human and farming practices and a decreasing pipeline of new...

NHS Sharing Best Practice

As part of advancing education and sharing best practice, UK NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups are sharing learnings from the Hospital Pillow Audit and Equipment Selection programme developed by Infection Control personnel at Royal Liverpool Hospital and supported by...

Reducing HCAI Conference, 24 June, 2014.

Reducing HCAI Conference, 24 June, 2014. Mermaid Theatre, London As part of supporting the education and development of infection control healthcare professionals, SleepAngel participated in the recent Reducing HCAI Conference, 2014. We were pleased to welcome a...

Reducing HCAI Conference – Martin Kiernan Master Class

Reducing HCAI Conference, 24 June, 2014. Mermaid Theatre, London As part of supporting the education and development of infection control healthcare professionals, SleepAngel participated in the recent Reducing HCAI Conference, 2014. We were pleased to welcome a...

NHS News. Hospital pillow audit tool launched

Infection Control staff at Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital Trust co-developed with SleepAngel, a simple to use pillow audit tool that will allow healthcare professionals to check the condition of hospital pillows and take remedial action where...

SleepAngel attends Arab Health 2014

SleepAngel was invited to attend the Arab Health Show 2014 as part of a wider recognition in the region of the need for improved medical barrier bedding. Infection Control and Tissue Viability staff from regional hospitals met with SleepAngel representatives to learn...