Healthcare News & Insights

How gloves & gowns can spread germs in hospitals

Hospitals need to do what they can to stop the spread of germs and infections. Besides common hygiene practices, staff need to pay closer attention to making sure they change their gloves and gowns properly. 

How to reduce germs in your hospital, one stethoscope at a time

While hand-washing has been promoted as one of the best ways to stop germs from sickening patients in hospitals, other supplies and equipment your clinicians use need to be clean, too – like your stethoscopes.