Disposal unit enables infection prevention at POC

The new Vernacare Compact disposal unit enables infection prevention at the point of care.

It is a new addition to Vernacare’s range of disposal units, which include the Vortex+ and Vortex models.

This unique maceration system keeps drains flowing by ensuring that miniscule waste particles are only flushed to drain once maximum water dispersion has been achieved.

It is the smallest disposal unit on the market and can be located closer to patients, if needed, such as in patient bathrooms, isolation rooms, specialist areas like radiology, x-ray, chemotherapy and theatre recovery, or long term care settings. The Compact is operated entirely hands-free via an ultrasonic foot sensor and starts automatically when the lid closes, ensuring swift and hygienic disposal of each Vernacare single-use container immediately after patient use.

More about Vernacare Ltd

 

Other news

Upcoming Events

AfPP annual residential conference 2017

University of York
10th - 12th August

NPAG - Clinical Engineering and IT Connectivity Conference 2017

Ricoh Arena - Coventry
12th September 2017

Infection Prevention 2017

Manchester Central Convention Complex
18th - 20th September

QIST 2017

The Marriott Hotel Gosforth Newcastle
17th - 18th October

MEDICA

Düsseldorf
13 - 16 November 2017

Latest Issue

Clinical Services Journal

Clinical Services Journal

Jun 2017

Providing an insight into patient experience

Register now to apply for regular copies of Clinical Services Journal and free access to premium content, as well as our regular newsletters.