Catheter Connections receives another patent for IV disinfection technology Catheter Connections.

Catheter Connections receives another patent for IV disinfection technology Catheter Connections, a start-up firm co-founded by nurses wanting to reduce deadly hospital-acquired bloodstream attacks, today the issuance of U announced.S. Patent No. 8 8,419,713, titled ‘Carrier Assembly With Caps for Medical Connectors. Related StoriesLiposomal sizing and the Coulter basic principle: an interview with Professor Melvin E. KlegermanCertain antibiotic treatment for MRSA may possibly make patients sickerHospi introduces Macy Catheter Tray at ACEP annual conference Catheter Connections is the only company to carry patents for protecting and disinfecting ‘man luer’ connectors, which are used to connect IV tubing lines to IV catheters, a successful vector of microbes that can cause bloodstream attacks.Certified from medwireNews with authorization from Springer Health care Ltd. All privileges reserved. Neither of these parties endorse or recommend any commercial products, services, or equipment.. CDC has distributed 3,177,900 dosages of H1N1 flu vaccine to Pennsylvania till date The federal Centers for Disease Prevention and Control, or CDC, has allocated a complete of 3,177,900 doses of H1N1 flu vaccine to Pennsylvania to date, today the state dept. Of Health said. The vaccine has been distributed to 1 1,831 certified providers including pediatricians, family doctors, obstetricians, hospitals, schools, universities and colleges, federally qualified health centers, rural health clinics, county and municipal health departments and state health centers that decided to target the groups of people regarded as most vulnerable to problems from the H1N1 virus.