Infection Control Find the newest stories covering infection and disease control in hospitals, care homes, and the general population. This section contains information on testing, monitoring, treatment options, vaccine development and distribution, as well as new policy decisions and best practices. Also included are announcements of educational and awareness campaigns. Follow new advances in infection control and prevention with releases about new study results and updated statistical data and analysis.

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20:15 ET Beacon Christian Community Health Shows How It's Done With Its Successful Moderna COVID-19 Vaccination Program

Beacon Christian Community Health Center, Inc. announced that it had administered more than 100% of its allocation of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine...


19:00 ET National PTA to Provide $120K in Grants to PTAs Across the Country to Continue COVID-19 Relief Efforts

National PTA announced today that an additional $120,000 in grants is being distributed to PTAs across the country to continue their efforts to meet...


18:14 ET APEX Health Safety Powered By SimpliFlying Creates A New Standard For Passenger Well-Being And Announces The First Certified Airlines

The Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX) and SimpliFlying today announced the first COVID-19-certified airlines for the customer-centric...


17:45 ET Regeneron Announces U.S. Government Agreement to Purchase Additional COVID-19 Antibody Cocktail Doses

New agreement covers 1.25 million additional doses of the casirivimab and imdevimab antibody cocktail, bringing total potential U.S. supply to over 1....


16:38 ET Guide Sensmart lanza el nuevo Guide QT Series IR Fever Warning System para la medición de temperatura

El 28 de diciembre de 2020, la empresa líder en China en prevención epidémica y medición de temperatura, lanzó un nuevo producto de detección de...


16:07 ET Voluntariado empresarial em tempos de pandemia

Que o povo brasileiro é solidário, todo mundo já sabe. Isso fica claro principalmente em episódios como catástrofes naturais e tragédias provocadas...


16:06 ET PT Mowilex untersucht seine Mitarbeiter mit COVID-19-Tests von Abbott

Der indonesische Farbenhersteller PT Mowilex schützt die Gesundheit seiner Mitarbeiter durch den Kauf von COVID-19-Diagnosetests des...


16:01 ET PT Mowilex va soumettre ses travailleurs à des tests COVID-19 d'Abbott

Le fabricant indonésien de peinture PT Mowilex protège la santé des travailleurs en achetant des tests de diagnostic COVID-19 à la société américaine ...


13:39 ET GT Molecular launches two highly sensitive tests for the dangerous UK Variant of SARS-CoV-2 (B.1.1.7)

GT Molecular, a rapidly expanding molecular diagnostics biotech, has launched two highly sensitive tests for the dangerous UK Variant of SARS-CoV-2...


13:30 ET Ortho's VITROS? SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Test for Accurate, Mass-Scale COVID-19 Testing is the First High-Volume Test to Receive FDA Emergency Use Authorization

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, a global leader of in vitro diagnostics, today announced that its VITROS? SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Test, designed to detect...


13:15 ET Galen College Of Nursing Prepares Every Student And Clinical Faculty In Kentucky To Administer COVID Vaccines

Galen College of Nursing is the only school of nursing in Kentucky that has prepared every student and clinical faculty member to help administer...


13:10 ET Intel awards Electronic Caregiver grant to assist COVID-19 relief efforts

With the goal to accelerate progress in confronting global challenges, Intel Corporation has selected Electronic Caregiver?, a worldwide health...


13:07 ET Organizations Collaborate to Develop International State-of-the-Art Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Management of von Willebrand Disease

The American Society of Hematology (ASH), the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH), National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF), and...


12:01 ET Leading Corporations and Foundations Come Together to Support National COVID-19 Vaccine Education Effort from the Ad Council and COVID Collaborative

The Ad Council today announced that the organization has raised $37 million of its $50 million goal for a national communications effort to increase...


11:00 ET New England Biolabs Expands its Luna? Portfolio with the SARS-CoV-2 RT-qPCR Multiplex Assay Kit

New England Biolabs? (NEB?) today announced the launch of its Luna?SARS-CoV-2 RT-qPCR Multiplex Assay Kit for real-time detection of SARS-CoV-2...


11:00 ET PT Mowilex examina a sus empleados con los test de COVID-19 de Abbott

El fabricante de pintura indonesio PT Mowilex está protegiendo la salud de los trabajadores adquiriendo los test de diagnóstico de COVID-19 de la...


10:45 ET Gravity Diagnostics Receives $20 Million Line of Credit from PNC Bank to Support COVID-19 Testing

Gravity Diagnostics has announced that PNC Bank has authorized a $20 million line of credit to the diagnostics laboratory to support investments in...


10:32 ET Guide Sensmart Launches New Guide QT Series IR Fever Warning System for Temperature Measurement featuring 5-minute Easy Installation

On December 28, 2020, China's leading company in epidemic prevention and temperature measurement, launched a new fever screening product: the Guide...


10:15 ET CES 2021 iWavenology creates iDistance, a wearable device to potentially stop the spread of Covid-19

Wavenology, a multi-awarded startup led by Professor Shau-Gang Mao of the National Taiwan University (NTU), who is an expert in the areas of wireless ...


10:00 ET GT Biopharma Announces Eighth Patient Begins Treatment Of GTB-3550

GT Biopharma, Inc. (OTCQB: GTBP) (GTBP.PA) an immuno-oncology company focused on innovative therapies based on the Company's proprietary NK cell...


10:00 ET PT Mowilex to Screen Its Workers with COVID-19 Tests from Abbott

Indonesian paint manufacturer PT Mowilex is safeguarding workers' health by purchasing COVID-19 diagnostic tests from U.S. health care company Abbott....


10:00 ET Civitas Senior Living Announces COVID-19 Vaccination Rollout for All Its Communities, Residents, and Staff Members

Civitas Senior Living, an owner/operator and industry leader in senior living, has announced that it will be making the COVID-19 vaccination...


09:30 ET New Models in Organoids Market Open New Vistas in Stem Cell Research for Cancer, Global Valuation to Reach US$ 12.8 Bn by 2030: TMR

Organoids are stem cell-derived 3D culture systems and are usually derived from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) and multipotent adult tissue...


09:00 ET Covid Clinic Expands Into Utah, Offers 60-minute Test Results At Four Locations

Covid Clinic, one of the first Coronavirus testing clinics to offer 60-minute rapid results on tests for Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has expanded...


09:00 ET Abbott Announces Fulfillment of Federal Government Purchase of 150 Million BinaxNOW? COVID-19 Rapid Tests and Is Now Ready to Support Commercial Distribution

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) is announcing today the fulfillment of the federal government's order of 150 million BinaxNOW? COVID-19 Ag tests. These rapid...