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European Commissioner, Máire Geoghegan-Quinn visits Dublin BIC client Glanta on 4th October 2012.

European Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science, Máire Geoghegan-Quinn visits Dublin BIC client Glanta on 4th October 2012.

1 Nov 2012

Using Gaming Technology to improve hand hygiene compliance.

Poster presented by Ann Higgins of the Mater Private Hospital in Dublin showing the increase in hand hygiene compliance as…

5 Oct 2012

Technology revolutionises hand hygiene training and assesment

Ann Higgins, chairperson of the Irish Infection Prevention Society and lead infection control nurse at the Mater Private Hospital, uses…

28 Sep 2012

20th anniversary celebrations in the Hospital University Geneva

CEO, Seán Bay with Professor Didier Pittet at the twentieth anniversary celebrations in the Hospital University Geneva on 25th September.…

28 Sep 2012

We take business seriously

Recording of interview with Seán Bay of SureWash with Conall Ó Móráin presenter of The Sunday Business Show on Today…

26 Sep 2012


Hand hygiene is extremely important when looking after your little one. Shideh Kiafar explains how best to keep your baby…

9 Aug 2012

Enterprise Ireland visit to France in July 2012.

A photograph of Seán Bay with Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton and our French Distributors PH2 taken…

9 Aug 2012

IRELAND brings World-Class Technology and Results to France

IRELAND TAKES THE LEAD Ireland are taking the lead in International hand hygiene. With the application of technology and best…

5 Jun 2012

Fight the Spread of Germs in your Workplace

Evaluating Effects of an Alcohol Hand Sanitizer Program on Employee Absenteeism: Pilot Results Authors: James W. Arbogast, Ph.D.*, Cristina Ferrazzano…

10 May 2012

High potential startup of the day: Glanta

Article published in The Daily Business Post, 9 May 2012 by Philip Connolly. Glanta has developed a mobile device that…

9 May 2012

TCD spin-off will teach the world to handwash

(Article by Michelle Mc. Donagh, Published in The Irish Times 7th April 2012) HEALTHCARE: AN INNOVATIVE hand-washing e-training system developed…

7 May 2012

ESPN, SportsCenter and Hand Hygiene

An entertaining blog post by Dan Dunlop, Patient Expert and Top HealthBlogger for the Healthcare Industry & Policy Community on…

24 Apr 2012

Hospital Acquired Infections: A Costly, Lethal Scourge That We Must Labor to Wash Our Hands Of

A blog post by Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. professor and chairman of the Department of Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center…

23 Apr 2012

St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations with Enterprise Ireland in Düsselfdorf.

Picture shows (l to r) Axel Karschöldgen, Minister Paul Kehoe, Frank Kreienbaum,Samina Siddiqui, Aine Kreienbaum, Sean Bay at the St.…

17 Mar 2012

High Potential Start-Up Showcase

Picture of (l to r) Sean Bay, Frank Fennell Enterprise Ireland and Dr Gerard Lacey at the recent Enterprise Ireland…

3 Mar 2012

Interventions to improve hand hygiene compliance in patient care: Evidence and implications for public health

In Canada, an estimated 220 000 healthcare-associated infections occur each year, with 8000 deaths resulting. Although no published Canadian data…

29 Feb 2012

Hand Hygiene—Compliance with Guidelines Is Poor

a report by Mikael Zimmerman, DDS, PhD1 and Bengt Ternström2 1. Associate Professor and Assigned Reader, Clinical Oral Diagnosis, Karolinska…

27 Feb 2012

A New Deal

START UPS INVENTORS: Necessity is the mother of invention. BRIAN O’CONNELL hears from people who have set up new companies…

14 Jan 2012