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ISIPS ANNOUNCES COLLABORATION WITH MEDPRO

April 9, 2018
ISIPS is excited to announce our collaboration with MedPRO Disposal.  For almost 17 years, ISIPS has promoted products and services that help reduce the exposure to sharps injuries and bloodborne pathogen exposure to healthcare workers and others.  ISIPS is excited that MedPro is willing to partner with ISIPS to help provide safer healthcare facilities, businesses and homes.  In fact, MedPro has offered to provide the first 2 months of service free to any ISIPS member who rec...

ADDRESSING THE STICKING POINT OF NEEDLE & SHARPS INJURIES

April 9, 2018
Despite it being nearly 20 years since the signing of the Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act (NSPA) into law, about 385,000 sharps-related injuries occur annually among healthcare workers in hospitals, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Accidental needlesticks can expose clinicians to various diseases, such as HIV, hepatitis, diphtheria, herpes, malaria and tuberculosis. Nurses who handle dirty linens and waste containers are at particular risk of these injuries an...

MOM FINDS USED NEEDLES ON MCDONALD'S BABY CHANGING TABLE

April 9, 2018
A woman claims that she found used needles on a baby changing table that she was supposed to use for her baby inside a McDonald's restaurant. For complete article click here.  ...