122013Feb

E.U. Looking to U.S. for Needlestick Safety Groundwork

November 6, 2012 marked the 12th anniversary of the Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act. This act has helped to lead the effort in education of Needlestick prevention in the healthcare industry. The healthcare industry is expected to grow vastly in the upcoming years. OSHA indicates that there are currently 5.6 million workers in the United…

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202012Nov

Lending a Helping Hand

Committed to the greater good, Certol continues to provide products to causes we believe help to make the world a better place. Recent contributions of note include: Matthew 25 Ministries is an organization that collaborates with hospitals, corporations, businesses and individuals to donate humanitarian supplies to impoverished countries. Matthew 25 Ministries provides their charitable relief…

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72012Sep

Gearing Up For Cold and Flu Season

As cold and flu season starts up, now is a great time to review the qualities of your facility or customer’s facility surface disinfectant to determine whether it meets the needs and requirements for your setting. You can help your customer/clinicians become informed consumers of disinfectant chemicals by considering these tips: • Follow CDC guidelines….

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42012Sep

Planning Ahead

Plotting. Planning. Yes, it is that time of the year again – and Certol is preparing an event schedule for 2013!   For the New Year, Certol will be traveling to quite a few new pool and boat shows in an effort to promote ACID Magic and BOAT Magic. Select shows planned for next year…

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152012Aug

Donations of Note

As always, Certol eagerly seeks out opportunities to donate product to those in need. Sometimes our donations come in large singular contributions, other times donations add up from several smaller requests. Either way, our products help those in need and often ensure that procedures are performed with a greatly reduced risk of infection.   Recent…

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152012Aug

Certol’s Own Peggy Spitzer, Featured Speaker This Fall

Ms. Spitzer speaking at a recent program Peggy Spitzer, RDH, MA, Director of Clinical Education at Certol, will be delivering two programs in the upcoming months. Excellentia Advisory Group, known for its consulting and best practices educational support within the ambulatory surgical care industry, will be hosting a two day infection prevention seminar September 27- 28,…

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242012Jul

RMCHCSP Hosts Second Annual Summer Work Shop

Saturday July 28th The Rocky Mountain Chapter of Healthcare Central Sterile Professionals (RMCHCSP) will host its Summer Workshop at Children’s Hospital, Saturday July 28, 2012. This year’s conference titled CSI Denver, sponsored and organized in part by Certol, will focus on sterilization processes and tracking down the root of problems when things go wrong. The…

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