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Cleaning protocols carry added importance during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Joe Paone
Publish Date: July 13, 2020   |  Tags:   Infection Prevention
CHECK THE LABEL Due to shortages, you'll likely need to switch disinfectants at a moment's notice — which makes reading the manufacturer's instructions for use vital.

Believe it or not, there is some good news about the coronavirus. It's an enveloped virus, meaning it's very easy to kill on hard surfaces. Of course, there are a lot of surfaces to clean in your facility and the virus can live on every one of them for several days. As your facility resumes elective surgeries during this historic pandemic, here are a few tips for improving your surface disinfection practices in order to protect patients and staff from COVD-19.

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