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17 Nov, 2015, 09:15 ET Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital Increases Hand Hygiene Compliance by 40% in Four Months With DebMed® GMS™

 The University of Vermont Health Network - Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH) in Plattsburgh, NY, has...


10 Nov, 2015, 10:00 ET DebMed® Announces Results of 2015 Survey on Hand Hygiene and Patient Safety

 DebMed®, a leader in the healthcare hand hygiene market and creator of the award-winning DebMed® GMS™ (Group Monitoring...


03 Dec, 2014, 09:04 ET Cooley Dickinson Hospital Renews Contract for DebMed® Group Monitoring System™

 DebMed® today announced a three-year agreement with Cooley Dickinson Hospital for the use of its Group Monitoring System™ (GMS),...


01 Dec, 2014, 09:07 ET DebMed® Addresses Impact of Hand Hygiene Compliance on Patient Safety and Quality at 26th Annual IHI National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care

What: Nearly 5,000 healthcare professionals will convene to gain actionable ideas and strive to effect real change in healthcare quality and...


21 Oct, 2014, 09:31 ET DebMed Supports 28th Annual International Infection Prevention Week

 In recognition of the importance of infection prevention to patient safety, DebMed® is joining the Association for Professionals in...


20 Oct, 2014, 09:12 ET Hospital Hand Hygiene Reporting Discrepancies Continue

 DebMed® today announced the results of its third annual survey exploring methods used by hospitals to gather hand hygiene data,...


17 Jul, 2014, 09:49 ET DebMed Awarded Electronic Hand Hygiene Monitoring Systems Category Agreement with Premier, Inc.

 DebMed has been awarded a group purchasing agreement in the Hand Hygiene Monitoring Systems category with Premier, Inc. Effective October...


05 Jun, 2014, 11:05 ET Study Proves Accuracy of DebMed® Group Monitoring System™ in Measuring Hand Hygiene Practices of Healthcare Workers

DebMed®, announced today that its methodology used to calculate whether or not healthcare workers are cleaning their hands as frequently as...


02 May, 2014, 13:29 ET DebMed® to Participate in Georgia Association for Healthcare Quality Patient Safety Summit 2014

What: The upcoming Georgia Association for Healthcare Quality (GAHQ) Patient Safety Summit aims to continually improve the quality of...


22 Apr, 2014, 09:45 ET Deb and DebMed® Announce Support of WHO Save Lives: Clean Your Hands Day, May 5

 Deb Group, creators of the DebMed® Group Monitoring System™ (GMS) and a range of hand hygiene and sanitizer products, announces...


11 Feb, 2014, 13:43 ET DebMed® Showcases Industry's Most Comprehensive Hand Hygiene Compliance Solution Portfolio at HIMSS 2014

(HIMSS booth #1483) – DebMed®, creator of the award-winning, world's first electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring system based on...


05 Feb, 2014, 10:20 ET Meadows Regional Medical Center is the First in Georgia to Implement Innovative Technology from DebMed to Enhance Patient Safety

 DebMed®, creator of the award-winning, world's first electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring system based on the World Health...


29 Jan, 2014, 09:37 ET DebMed® to Present Electronic Hand Hygiene Monitoring System Using the WHO Five Moments Standard at ANA and ACNL Nursing Conferences

 DebMed®, creator of the award-winning, world's first electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring system based on the World Health...


06 Jan, 2014, 10:21 ET Riverside Medical Center and DebMed Announce Collaborative Partnership To Enhance Patient Safety and Healthcare Quality

DebMed®, creator of the world's first electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring system based on the World Health Organization's (WHO's)...


19 Dec, 2013, 13:38 ET DebMed® Announces Expanded Distribution to Healthcare Organizations of its DebMed Group Monitoring System (GMS)

DebMed®, creator of the world's first electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring system based on the World Health Organization's (WHO's)...


05 Dec, 2013, 09:58 ET DebMed® Announces Major Enhancement to its Electronic Hand Hygiene Monitoring System

 DebMed®, creator of the award-winning, world's first electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring system based on the World Health...


04 Dec, 2013, 15:38 ET DebMed® to Present "Lead the Change to Improved Patient Safety and Quality" at Institute for Healthcare Improvement 25th Annual National Forum

What:  As increasing patient safety, reducing costs, and lowering readmissions remain high priorities for healthcare systems across the U.S.,...


19 Nov, 2013, 09:06 ET DebMed® Alerts Hospital Patients to the Danger of the Flu and How to Stay Healthy

 The dreaded flu season is imminent and that means an increase in emergency visits and hospital admissions. While the United States usually...


23 Oct, 2013, 09:07 ET Survey Reveals Hospitals Are Focused on Reducing Infections, but Most Have Not Yet Adopted All Best Practices

 DebMed®, creator of the world's first electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring system based on the World Health Organization's...


21 Oct, 2013, 09:35 ET DebMed® Supports International Infection Prevention Week

DebMed®, creator of the world's first electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring system based on the World Health Organization's (WHO's)...


02 Oct, 2013, 09:07 ET DebMed® to Display World's First Monitored Point-of-Care Hand Hygiene Dispenser at National Association for Healthcare Quality Conference 2013

What: Both the World Health Organization's (WHO's) Five Moments for Hand Hygiene standard and the Joint Commission Center for Transforming...


27 Sep, 2013, 06:00 ET DebMed® to Present Efficacy of Electronic Monitoring of Hand Hygiene Using the WHO Five Moments Method at IPS Conference in London

What: Recent scientific, clinical and economic rationale for improving hand hygiene have been studied, showing evidence that the typical way hand...


18 Sep, 2013, 11:24 ET Frost & Sullivan Recognizes DebMed with New Product Innovation Award in Hand Hygiene Solutions

 Based on its recent analysis of the hand hygiene solutions market, Frost & Sullivan awarded DebMed®, creator of the world's first...


30 Aug, 2013, 09:07 ET DebMed® Introduces Hand Hygiene Solution for the Critical Patient Point-of-Care

DebMed®, creator of the world's first electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring system based on the World Health Organization's (WHO's)...


13 Jun, 2013, 10:39 ET Results of DebMed Electronic Hand Hygiene Compliance Study to Be Unveiled at ICPIC International Conference

DebMed®, creator of the world's first electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring system based on the World Health Organization's (WHO's)...