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Australia, Global Problem, Mattresses, Medical Surface Repair, Surface Medical -

PRESS RELEASE  CLEANPATCH LAUNCHES IN AUSTRALIA WITH ENIAX PTY LIMITED AND REGISTERS WITH THERAPEUTIC GOODS ADMINISTRATION February 8th, 2017 - Surface Medical Inc. (“SMI”) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Eniax Pty Limited (“Eniax”) to offer CleanPatch® to healthcare markets in Australia. CleanPatch® has been  successfully registered with the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) in Australia, adding to its medical device registrations with Health Canada, Food & Drug Administration (US) and European Union CE mark. Eniax, based in Sydney NSW, Australia, was founded in 1986 and is a leading vertically integrated manufacturer and distributor of medical products to...

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CleanPatch, Global Problem, Key Opinion Leaders, Mattresses, Medical Surface Repair, Surface Medical, United Kingdom -

           SURFACE MEDICAL PARTNERS WITH FERNO UK TO OFFER CLEANPATCH® TO PRE-HOSPITAL CUSTOMERS IN THE UNITED KINGDOM October 11th 2016 - Surface Medical Inc. (“SMI”) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with the UK subsidiary company of Ferno-Washington Inc (“Ferno UK”) to offer CleanPatch® to the United Kingdom ("UK") ambulance services and patient transportation (“Pre-Hospital”) market. This serves as Ferno’s second global location to partner with SMI to offer CleanPatch to its customers, which began with Ferno Canada back in 2015. Ferno UK, based in West Yorkshire, England, is a leading innovator and supplier of...

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CleanPatch, Global Problem, Infection Control, Intact, Mattress Surface Integrity, Mattresses, Medical Surface Repair, Operating Room, Surface Medical -

As we continue to educate healthcare facilities on the patient safety risks of damaged surfaces, we have become aware that some facilities attempt to repair damage with "tape". In response to this, we have created a video series to demonstrate the functional differences between CleanPatch and "tape"  in key scenarios 1) After wiping with a hospital disinfectant 2) In the presence of fluid These videos have proven popular with our customers around the world, and are an eye opening visual that showcase why tape is prohibited by many health surveyors and infection control departments. Our newest video launched today uses Vericlean, a fluorescent marking spray from Diversey...

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Cost-savings, GPO, HealthTrust, Mattress Surface Integrity, Mattresses, Medical Surface Repair, Repair, United States -

Surface Medical Awarded HealthTrust Contract for CleanPatch® March 15, 2016 – Surface Medical Inc. (“SMI”) is pleased to announce that its CleanPatch® product-line has been awarded a supply contract by HealthTrust. Beginning today, HealthTrust’s 1,400 hospitals and members in 22,600 alternate care sites can safely and effectively repair damaged mattresses. This is expected to both generate significant savings and enhance patient safety. Hospital bed and stretcher mattresses are frequently damaged as a result of physical and chemical stress. Since they cannot be properly cleaned, they may harbor pathogens that pose a risk to patient safety. Regulators and surveying organizations do...

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Case Study, Cost-savings, Infection Control, Mattress Surface Integrity, Mattresses, Medical Surface Repair -

In addition to enhancing patient safety and reducing cross-contamination, CleanPatch saves you money. This can be visualized by inputing your facility data into our CleanCalculator as 20 repairs with CleanPatch costs less than buying 1 new mattress! In order to understand the true cost-savings of using CleanPatch, we collaborated with a regional Bedshop in a large health system, who are responsible for maintaining and repairing hospital beds and stretchers.  The results are in - over six months, the Bedshop was able to repair 68% of the damaged mattresses and stretchers it received, for a total cost savings of $29,794! Click here to download the full Case...

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