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‘Germ-zapping robot’ cleans Donegal family’s home of persistent superbug

By MATTHEW SANTONI  | Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 5:24 p.m. When vacuuming and scrubbing with cartons and cartons of bleach wipes didn’t work, Robin Niderstros brought in a robot. Her mother, Darleen, had been in the hospital and a step-down facility where she picked

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Sonoma Valley Hospital’s novel approach to reducing C. diff infections

HOSPITAL Sonoma Valley Hospital PROBLEM C. diff rates unimproved despite use of current “best practices” SOLUTION  Improving and complying with current best practices, using LightStrike Germ-Zapping robots, using probiotics during antibiotic therapy and reducing use of PPIs results in C.diff

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LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robots Help Skilled Nursing Facility Dramatically Reduce Infection Rates

MILWAUKEE, WI – Infection rates at nursing homes nationwide are on the rise. The Jewish Home and Care Center (Jewish Home) set out to enhance the safety of its residents and employees by deploying a LightStrike® pulsed xenon ultraviolet (PX-UV) light robot

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Beaufort Memorial Using Xenex Germ-Zapping Robot to Destroy Pathogens That Can Cause Hospital-Acquired Infections

BEAUFORT, SC – In a continuing effort to improve patient safety, Beaufort Memorial Hospital has invested in a high-tech portable disinfection robot capable of wiping out deadly superbugs in just minutes. Nicknamed Violet, the Xenex LightStrike™ Germ-Zapping Robot™ uses high-intensity

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Raising C. Diff Awareness in New Port Richey

Xenex was honored to sponsor the inaugural Tampa Bay Community “Raising C. diff. Awareness” event in New Port Richey, Florida on November 4th, hosted by the C. Diff Foundation.                 The sold-out event

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Phoenix VA Health Care System Deploys Germ-Zapping Robots to Enhance Veteran Safety; Xenex Robots Destroy Pathogens that Pose a Risk to Patients, Staff & Family Members

The Phoenix Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System is the first hospital in Arizona to deploy Xenex LightStrike™ Germ-Zapping Robots™ to destroy deadly germs and bacteria lurking on hospital surfaces that can cause hospital acquired infections (HAI).  The portable room

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Trinity Homes Welcomes Xenex Germ-Zapping Robot: First Long Term Care Facility in North Dakota to Deploy Innovative Technology

(MINOT, ND)—Trinity Health has expanded its fleet of Germ-Zapping Robots®.  The pulsed xenon UV robots quickly disinfect surfaces using ultraviolet (UV) light hundreds of times more intense than sunlight. Last spring, Trinity Health became an early adopter of the pulsed

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Sodexo launches xenon UV disinfection system at Queen’s Hospital, Romford

Sodexo Healthcare has launched Xenex Germ-Zapping Robots®,  an innovative new ultraviolet disinfection system that provides increased protection against the spread of healthcare associated infections (HCAIs) caused by pathogens such as MRSA. London – June 20, 2016 — Sodexo and the

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Xenex Germ-Zapping Robot Kills CRE; Robot Destroys Nightmare Bacteria Like CRE, Ebola & C. diff Before They Make People Sick

San Antonio, TX – May 27, 2016 — Hospitals are engaged in a ferocious battle against the deadly pathogens and multi drug-resistant organisms (MDROs) which cause healthcare associated infections (HAIs). Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) has arrived in the U.S., and fortunately

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