Temporary Wall Solutions Blog

Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Dubbed “Nightmare” By CDC

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are a common problem in the healthcare industry today, with more than 2 million Americans getting an antibiotic-resistant infection annually. One, particularly concerning type of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, is called carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, or CRE, which has been dubbed “nightmare” bacteria.

... Continue reading »

Containment Strategy To Reduce The Spread Of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms (MDROs)

More than 23,000 Americans die each year from infections caused by multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs). Responding to unusual resistance early can help stop the spread and protect patients and staff.

... Continue reading »

5 Most Common Questions on Temporary Containment

Construction and renovation projects are known to increase levels of dust as well as disturb and release harmful bacteria and mold spores throughout a hospital/healthcare facility. Here are the 5 most common questions asked about temporary containment.

... Continue reading »

Containment For Senior Living Community Provides Optimal Infection Control During Renovations

Infection control protocols and awareness, especially during construction projects, is critical, with pathogens caused by dust posing a high risk for residents and staff. Contractors need to ensure that senior residents and patients are kept safe, both from the area of construction and the risk of infection from renovation work.

... Continue reading »

Rapid Response & Containment Strategy Key To Decreasing Spread of Superbugs

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria known as “superbugs” killed nearly 700,000 people last year, and research shows that antibiotic-resistant superbugs on are on track to kill more people than cancer (10 million) by 2050 while costing healthcare facilities an average of $2 billion per year.

Rapid response and an effective containment strategy is the key to infection prevention and spread of the superbugs between patients, healthcare staff, and the community. When superbugs are detected, being prepared to take aggressive and effective action can keep germs with resistance from spreading.

... Continue reading »

Copyright 2018 STARC Systems | Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions | Sitemap
166 Orion St, Brunswick, ME 04011     Made in USA STARC is made in the USA