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Good, Better, Best: What are your options for low- to no-touch faucets?

The surface of any typical sink faucet can harbor germs like the common cold, E-coli, influenza, salmonella, streptococcus, and typhus.

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Long term care facilities and Legionella: How to prevent an outbreak

 

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There are no vaccines available to prevent the spread of Legionnaires’ disease, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states. 

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Stagnant water in hospital plumbing systems: What are the risks?

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When a patient is admitted to the hospital, they expect it to be clean and safe. But is it?

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Three cases of Legionnaires' disease at senior living facility: What could have prevented it?

Home is where you go to go to relax. But what would you do if your typical self-care activities — like taking a hot shower or drawing a soothing bath — put you at risk for a potentially severe disease?

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Chicago Faucets’ products selected for prestigious hospital’s major expansion project

CASE HISTORY

The Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Pavilion and Glickman Tower


The Challenge

The Cleveland Clinic has completed the most significant expansion project in its organization’s history with the Sydell & Arnold Miller Family Pavilion and the Glickman Tower.

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Chicago Faucets' SSPS power supply saves $35,000 in electrical wiring costs

CASE HISTORY

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin


The Challenge

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To address continuing demand for its services, the health care network has a number of expansion and renovation projects scheduled for completion in 2020.

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Reducing Waterborne Pathogens and Hospital Acquired Infections Is Possible

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Hospital environmental services and infection preventionists can benefit from reduced risk using Chicago Faucets’ auto-draining technology.

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Why Ligature Resistant Faucets

pexels-photo-2736135_OPTIMIZEDEnvironmental hazards, such as plumbing and door hinges, allow people to take their lives by ligature.

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Infection Prevention: Limiting the Spread of Legionella in Shower System Design

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Imagine you’re a veteran and one of 4,000 people attending a conference hosted by a veteran’s association, of which you’re a member.

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