Infection Control: Hospitals turning to light to kill germs

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

In tonight’s medical watch infection control. It’s something healthcare providers don’t take lightly.

That’s why, for an extra dose of protection, some hospitals are turning to light to kill germs and help keep patients safe.

And now that the first case of Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome or MERS — has surfaced in the U.S., preventing hospital acquired infections is more critical than ever before.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.