AeroClean Applied sciences Publicizes Partnership With Cape Cod Healthcare to Ship Pathogen-Free Air at Services Throughout the CCHC Community


In the present day, AeroClean Applied sciences introduced partnership plans with Cape Cod Healthcare (CCHC) to put in greater than 100 Pūrgo™ air purification and sanitization units of their services as quickly as early fall 2021. Pūrgo™ makes use of patented, proprietary, UV-C LED expertise to considerably scale back or take away dangerous pathogens like allergens, mould, micro organism, fungi, and viruses, together with the surrogate pathogen for COVID-19 – providing steady air sanitization as an extra vital security measure for sufferers, employees, and guests.

In Could 2021, Cape Cod Healthcare introduced that Cape Cod Hospital has been acknowledged as a Healthgrades 2021 Affected person Security Excellence AwardTM recipient – a distinction that locations Cape Cod Hospital among the many prime 5% of all hospitals and the one such hospital in Massachusetts. Cape Cod Healthcare may also be the primary hospital in Massachusetts to broadly deploy medical-grade air sanitization units in indoor areas shared by sufferers, employees and guests – additional demonstrating an unwavering deal with scientific high quality and security.

“We’re dedicated to diligently guaranteeing the security and well-being of everybody within the Cape Cod Healthcare neighborhood, so along with persevering with to train all well being and security measures a 12 months into the pandemic, we’ll add energetic air purification to boost the safety of our sufferers, and in our high-traffic areas. This can enable everybody to breathe simple and to work together in our areas with confidence,” stated Michael Lauf, President and CEO of Cape Cod Healthcare.

The Pūrgo items might be utilized in each scientific and non-clinical areas. The scientific areas embody outpatient therapy areas with immunocompromised affected person populations, like Most cancers sufferers receiving Chemotherapy. Non-clinical areas will embody foyer areas, ready rooms, eating areas, employees break rooms, places of work, convention facilities, and different enclosed areas. Finally, Cape Cod Healthcare may also start testing AeroClean’s new Pūrgo CarryTM expertise to guard sufferers, employees and friends inside elevators throughout the CCHC community.

“The intent of putting in this cutting-edge expertise is in order that sufferers and their relations, employees and any friends really feel safer about transitioning again and using our state-of-the-art services. AeroClean is the perfect accomplice to assist perform these enhanced sanitization plans,” stated Michael R. Bachstein, Vice President, Services Administration.

Pūrgo will constantly work to purify and remove viruses and different dangerous pathogens from the air, exchanging the air inside most rooms greater than six occasions per hour, offering steady sanitization efforts.

“Demand for clear secure air has by no means been better, even at our most superior medical services, the place excessive air trade charges and HEPA filtration are used routinely in working rooms and therapy areas. Nonetheless, the CDC and WHO at the moment are recommending HEPA filtration and superior air cleansing expertise (germicidal UV irradiation) in indoor areas to successfully mitigate airborne threats, like COVID-19. Conventional HVAC methods and filtration can not assist the air sanitization necessities in these widespread areas to sufficiently mitigate danger from airborne pathogens – particularly these which can be transferred domestically, person-to-person indoors,” stated Jason DiBona, CEO of AeroClean. “We’re proud to supply Cape Cod Healthcare with a real-time resolution that may be deployed safely in any of their areas to purify the air and add substantial extra safety for everybody who enters their services.”

Cape Cod Healthcare plans to implement the improved sanitization plan in phases beginning this summer season and can make Pūrgo™ broadly accessible throughout their enterprise by the top of 2021.

About AeroClean Applied sciences: AeroClean is a pathogen elimination expertise firm on a mission to maintain work, play and life going—with steady air sanitization merchandise known as, Pūrgo™ (pure-go). We create options for hospitals, places of work, and lots of shared areas in addition to elevators, plane and extra. Pūrgo™ merchandise function SteriDuct™, a proprietary expertise developed by our best-in-class aerospace engineers, medical scientists and innovators. Powered by SteriDuct™, our options are medical-grade, eradicating viral, fungal and bacterial airborne pathogens. Our objective is easy: to by no means cease innovating options that preserve individuals wholesome and secure, so life by no means stops. Study extra at aeroclean.com

About Cape Cod Healthcare: Cape Cod Healthcare is the main supplier of healthcare providers for residents and guests of Cape Cod. With greater than 450 physicians, 5,700 workers and 790 volunteers, Cape Cod Healthcare has two acute-care hospitals, the Cape’s main supplier of homecare and hospice providers (VNA), a talented nursing and rehabilitation facility, an assisted dwelling facility, 4 pressing care facilities and quite a few well being packages. For extra data, go to Cape Cod Healthcare’s web site at www.capecodhealth.org. Go to our well being information web site www.capecodhealthnews.com for the newest in related and credible healthcare information.

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