Chambersburg Hospital Sets New Standard for Environmental Cleanliness; Decreases C. diff Infection Rates with Germ-Zapping Robots

Chambersburg, PA – September 19, 2018 – Chambersburg Hospital received the Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™ (2017 and 2018) while also being named one of Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals™ for Coronary Intervention, Orthopedic Surgery, Pulmonary Care, and


Infectious Hazards of Hurricanes

If you are in Hurricane Florence’s path, we hope that you’ve taken shelter and are prepared for emergency situations. After flooding, clean-up is an obvious next step, and a critical part of that cleaning is final disinfection. LightStrike Robots have


Riverside Medical Center Reports Reduction in Infections after Adding Pulsed Xenon UV Disinfection to Cleaning Protocols

Kankakee, IL – SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 – As hospitals around the world look for new and innovative ways to battle deadly pathogens and kill multi-drug resistant organisms that can endanger patients and hospital employees, Riverside Medical Center invested in state-of-the-art


Lewis County General Hospital Reduces Infection Rates with Germ-Zapping Robot; LightStrike Disinfection System Pays for Itself in Less Than 1 Year

Lowville, NY – September 13, 2018 – Lewis County General Hospital is one of the cleanest hospitals in upstate New York.  Just over a year ago, they began using Hector, a 4-foot tall LightStrike™ Germ-Zapping Robot™, to disinfect patient rooms. 


Springfield Clinic’s Outpatient Surgery Center Expands Services to Include Total Joint Procedures; Germ-Zapping Robot Enhances Surgical Patient Safety by Destroying Pathogens

September 12, 2018 — (Springfield, IL) Springfield Clinic’s Ambulatory Surgery and Endoscopy Center (ASC) was the first ASC in Illinois to enhance patient safety with the use of a Xenex™ LightStrike™ Germ-Zapping Robot™ to disinfect operating rooms. The ASC recently expanded


LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robots Help Hunterdon Medical Center Reduce Superbug Infection Rates by 76%

Hunterdon, New Jersey — September 10, 2018 — As germs and bacteria become increasingly resistant to cleaning chemicals and antibiotics, Hunterdon Medical Center recently deployed Xenex LightStrike™ Germ-Zapping Robots™ that use pulsed xenon ultraviolet (UV) light to enhance traditional room cleaning procedures


Compass Memorial Healthcare Takes Infection Control to a New Level

Marengo, Iowa — September 10, 2018 — Compass Memorial Healthcare recently announced that it is the first and only Critical Access Hospital (CAH) in Iowa to deploy a Xenex LightStrike™ Germ-Zapping Robot™ as part of its daily infection control


Dr. Mark Stibich, Co-Founder of Xenex Germ-Zapping Robots, Honored as Fellow of Infectious Diseases Society of America

September 10, 2018 — Xenex Disinfection Services, the manufacturer of LightStrike™ Germ-Zapping Robots™, today announced that co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer Mark Stibich, Ph.D., who serves as a Visiting Scientist at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, has


Rush Foundation Hospital Reports Fewer Infections after Adding LightStrike Pulsed Xenon UV Disinfection as Environmental Standard of Care

Meridian, MS – September 6, 2018 — Patient safety is a top priority at Rush Foundation Hospital, which was the first hospital in East Mississippi and West Alabama to deploy Xenex LightStrike™ Germ-Zapping Robots™ to enhance environmental cleanliness by disinfecting and