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February 28, 2018
Vancouver Hospital Orders World’s 1st Self-Disinfecting Patient Room System

Vancouver Hospital Orders World’s 1st Self-Disinfecting Patient Room System

Vancouver General HospitalClass 1 Inc. is pleased to announce that Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) has ordered the world’s first self-disinfecting patient room system to be installed in two treatment rooms in the VGH Burn Unit. Burn Unit patients are at high risk of infections because of their compromised skin integrity. VGH has a strong history of research, innovation and early adoption of novel infection prevention technologies in Canada including the study and implementation of mobile UV room disinfection, AutoUV bathroom disinfection, copper self-sanitizing surfaces, and using Angus, the C. difficile-sniffing dog.

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