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Dec 05, 2013, 09:58 ET
Healthcare facilities can now benefit from the electronic hand hygiene monitoring and up-to-the-minute reporting available from the DebMed(R) GMS(TM), while still using the hand hygiene product of their choice.  (PRNewsFoto/DebMed)

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...

Dec 04, 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.,...

Nov 19, 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...

Oct 23, 2013, 09:07 ET
Your Health is in Your Hospital's Hands.  (PRNewsFoto/DebMed)

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...

Oct 21, 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)...

Oct 02, 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...

Sep 27, 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...

Sep 18, 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...

Aug 30, 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)...

Jun 13, 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)...

Jun 03, 2013, 10:03 ET

DebMed to Display Client's Increased Hand Hygiene Compliance Rates and World's First Monitored Point-of-Care Dispenser at APIC

APIC Booth #1924 – DebMed®, creator of the world's first electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring system based on the World Health...

May 16, 2013, 09:07 ET

DebMed Announces US Patent

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

May 06, 2013, 16:49 ET

DebMed to Exhibit at the 15th Annual National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) Patient Safety Congress in New Orleans

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

Apr 30, 2013, 09:07 ET

DebMed Supports World Health Organization's Global "Save Lives: Clean Your Hands Day" on May 5

The World Health Organization (WHO) is calling for healthcare staff and managers to focus on the importance of improving hand hygiene in hospitals...

Mar 18, 2013, 12:30 ET

Improved Infection Prevention Measures for Increased Patient Safety to Be Addressed at American Organization of Nursing Executives Annual Meeting

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

Mar 06, 2013, 14:50 ET

CDC Director Dr. Thomas R. Frieden Warns Nightmare Bacteria on Rise in Hospitals; In Response, Desperate Need for Electronic Hand Hygiene Compliance Monitoring Systems

Nightmare superbugs now threaten the lives of patients and healthcare professionals, according to the Centers for...

Mar 04, 2013, 09:07 ET

DebMed Supports Goals of National Patient Safety Awareness Week

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

Feb 28, 2013, 11:27 ET

Hospitals, Health Systems, and Universities Make the Link between Hand Hygiene Compliance and Decreased Infections

 A new issue brief published today by DebMed®, the creator of the world's first and only electronic hand hygiene compliance monitoring...

Feb 26, 2013, 12:10 ET

DebMed Brings Focus on Patient Safety to HIMSS 2013

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

Jan 22, 2013, 09:07 ET

DebMed® GMS™ Is World's First and Only Hand Hygiene Compliance Monitoring System to Meet the WHO (World Health Organization) 'Save Lives: Clean Your Hands' Recommendation

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