Advertisement

Cross-Contamination

environmental services, EVS
January 3, 2023 Kathleen Misovic

Consider the Human Factor in Environmental Cleaning

Infection Control

Analyzing human factors among environmental services staff can reveal gaps in cleaning processes in health care facilities.

Article
Don’t Forget About the Flu
November 9, 2022 Doug Flaig

Don’t Forget About the Flu

Health and Safety

Health officials are preparing to see influenza numbers rise for the 2022–2023 season and are reminding people to get their annual flu shot to protect themselves and slow community-wide spread.

Article
norovirus
October 31, 2022 Michael Wilson

’Tis the Season…for Norovirus

Infection Control

Norovirus season is from November to April. Learning how to properly clean up a norovirus spill will protect the health of both the building inhabitants and the facility's cleaning staff.

Article
restroom care feature
June 28, 2022 Nicole Bowman

Restroom Care Truths

Restrooms

Learn how often you should disinfect a toilet, how to properly clean restrooms floors, and how to solve odor problems in your facility's restrooms.

Article
Infection Prevention Webinar
February 24, 2022

CMM Webinar: Create a Winning Infection Prevention Program

Infection Control

Learn how to establish an effective infection prevention program with the proper tools, chemistries, and labor.

Video
Disinfection protocols
February 23, 2022 Lee Senter

Disinfection Protocols for Public Buildings

Infection Control

From choosing the right products to using them correctly, proper disinfection requires guidance suitable for all facilities.

Article
Respiratory droplet, pathogen
February 4, 2022 Robert Kravitz

The Life of a Respiratory Droplet

Health and Safety

With a better understanding of respiratory droplets, cleaning professionals can help minimize contact with disease-causing droplets and keep building users healthy.

Article
Infection prevention
January 26, 2022 Rich Prinz

Guiding Your Facility’s Approach to Infection Prevention

Infection Control

How to establish a roadmap for safer and more sustainable environmental cleaning.

Article
EVS, environmental services staff, hospital workers, hospital housekeepers
December 10, 2021 Kathleen Misovic

Common PPE Mistakes in Health Care Environments

Health and Safety

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) can help prevent environmental services (EVS) staff from contracting infectious diseases. But PPE only works well if staff choose the correct equipment and wear it properly.

Article
2021 CMM Hand Hygiene Webinar
October 22, 2021

CMM Webinar: Navigating the Intersection of Hand/Surface/Environmental Hygiene

Infection Control

Now is the time to be as vigilant as ever in our cleaning and infection control protocols and that starts with hand hygiene.

Video
sustainable cleaning if offices
October 20, 2021 Kurt Kuempel

Strategies for Sustainable Cleaning in Offices

Facility Management

Here are four ways facility managers can promote healthier and environmentally friendly office buildings.

Article
Cleaning Chemical Mistakes
September 1, 2021 Kathleen Misovic

Prevent Cleaning Chemical Mistakes

Health and Safety

When working with cleaning and disinfecting chemicals, it’s often the little things that trip people up. Here are some often-overlooked safety tips to protect workers and reduce risk.

Article