You follow hand hygiene protocols. Disinfect every hard surface. But when it comes to textiles, laundering alone isn’t enough to keep infection causing pathogens from hitching a ride on clean linens, scrubs and gowns, then spreading to patients and staff.
SilvaClean laundry additive infuses your linens with the antimicrobial power of silver, right in the rinse cycle. SilvaClean holds the first ever public health claim for a residual laundry additive to reduce post-laundry contamination.
hospitalized patients are infected by HAIs each year globally.
of clean linens are contaminated before even coming into contact with patients.
touchpoints between washing and patient use.
SilvaClean provides residual post-laundry activity against S. aureus after 6 hours of contact and K. pneumoniae after 3 hours of contact
Upgrading to SilvaClean treated linens is easy. There is no need for additional staff training or a change to your current linen inventory.
SilvaClean aids infection control programs.
Hear experts share how to improve the patient experience through soft surface antimicrobial protection.
Applied Silver’s Dr. Priya Balachandran and Infection Control expert Sue Barnes join C. diff Spores and More to discuss the hospital infection risks associated with contaminated soft surfaces, and the usefulness of SilvaClean in reducing their likelihood.