With chemical disinfectants in short supply, many healthcare facilities are turning to ultraviolet light. UV light disinfection is an additional tool to protect our patients, our staff and our community in the ongoing race to find ways to fight COVID-19. NVCH is excited to announce the purchase of two RD™UVC Robot Systems.
“This system administers a specific dose of ultraviolet light needed to eliminate harmful pathogens in our operating rooms, emergency room, patient rooms and other areas of our hospital” said Lynda Cross, NVCH Director of Nursing.“ When paired with our manual cleaning and disinfection protocols, the technology significantly reduces the presence of patient exposure to hospital acquired infections (HAIs).
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Source: Nemaha Valley Community Hospital Facebook page.
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