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Forgetting to wash your hands can cost lives

When Bandana Das, a midwife in India, washes her hands it is not simply routine, it is a critical step…

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SureWash World Hand Hygiene Day 5th May 2017

SureWash celebrates World Hand Hygiene Day on the 5th of May with donation of SureWash machine to Ronald McDonald House…

Nurse washing hands

The CDC’s new strategy to get doctors and nurses to clean their hands

Public-health agency uses knowledge-sharing network to engage healthcare providers about an age-old — but often neglected — way to stop…

Children Resisting

Children are getting more resistant to medicines, should we worry?

Multidrug resistant (MDR) bacterial infections in children are on the rise. A new study shows a 700% increase in MDR…

SureWash 2015 Save Lives

SureWash supports 5 May 2015 SAVE LIVES: Clean your hands campaign

Good hand hygiene should be practised at all times especially in healthcare settings, however, the WHO has designated 5th May…

Arab Health Congress

SureWash is off to it’s second Arab Health

The Arab Health Exhibition & Congress is the largest healthcare exhibition & medical congress in the Middle East. SureWash’s Sean…

IPS the highlights

IPS 2014 – The Highlights!

          Some of the highlights of the IPS 2014 conference included a visit from Professor Grahame Ayliffe, he…

Adapt & Thrive: Didier Pittet on Infection Control

Dider Pittet, Director of the Geneva teaching hospitals Infection Control Program recently gave a fantastic TEDxLakeGeneva talk. Watch it here…

Hand Hygiene Day in Rotunda Hospital

We at SureWash were delighted to be involved in the Rotunda Hospital’s hand hygiene day today where our interactive technology…

Clean Hands Save Lives

Didier Pittet, a Swiss professor of medicine, an expert on the prevention of infections and on patient safety at Hôpitaux…

[VIDEO] Hand Hygiene Compliance Reduces Infection

Take a look at this video of Dr Colm Henry at The Royal College of Physicians Ireland. Dr. Henry is the…

Nice To Be Recognised In Nice!

We at SureWash are honoured to have made it to the final of the EU SME eHealth Competition 2014. Although…