Products Catalog for Infectious Patient Isolation & Construction Dust Containment

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The HEPA-CARE HC800F Air Purification System is our most popular and versatile HEPA unit.

The HEPA-CARE HC800F Air Purification System is our most popular and versatile HEPA unit for creating negative pressure patient isolation rooms, or cleaning and recirculating the air in potential high risk areas such as ER rooms and surgical centers.

 

 

 

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Case Studies for Patient Isolation

Doubling Isolation Room Capacity at New Hampshire Hospitals

A statewide survey by the New Hampshire Hospital Association revealed that hospitals had a low number of rooms available with both the capability of creating a negative pressure environment with 12 air changes per hour and the capability of cleansing the air through HEPA filters. CDC recommends that airborne infectious patients in a hospital should be isolated and cared for in rooms equipped with negative pressure and HEPA filtration. Negative pressure isolation rooms can also be used on a daily basis for various types of infectious diseases, including tuberculosis, Avian Influenza, and H1N1 swine flu, and for bioterrorism response.

Abatement Technologies® HEPA-CARE® Portable and Ceiling-Mounted Air Purification Systems were selected to create isolation rooms from standard patient rooms in all 26 acute care hospitals, New Hampshire Hospital and the VA Medical Center. The hospital selection committee, comprised of infection control and facilities professionals and emergency preparedness planners, chose Abatement Portable Air Purification models for the following reasons:

Learn more background information on the Portable Isolation Units for New Hampshire’s Hospitals released by the NH Department of Health and Human Services and the New Hampshire Hospital Association. Read the press release announcing increased isolation room capacity in New Hampshire ’s hospitals.