Category: Email Blasts

Case Medical Puts it All Together

Do you ever have wet packs and need absorbent liners to wick moisture? Do you need to extend your dry time to 45 minutes or more to hopefully have a dry load? Do you know whether your container system is compatible with minimally invasive devices, low temperature sterilizers or even has lumen clearances? While all… Read more »

Solutions to Optimize Your Instrument Inventory

Missing instruments and devices are a common problem that has a profound effect on scheduling and efficiency in both SPD and the OR, and can certainly affect the facility’s bottom line. Instruments can be accidentally thrown out, lost, or even stolen ­ which is exactly what a San Antonio, TX facility recently experienced. In a… Read more »

Case Medical Makes it Easy!

Are all the instruments in your sets being used? What if there was a way to… Slash instrument set assembly time by more than 10 minutes? Reduce instrument inventory and number of sets sent to the OR? Remove tens of thousands of pounds of instruments annually from reprocessing? Reduce OR time by over 20 minutes?… Read more »

Case Medical Receives New 510K

Maintaining our status of universal compatibility, we are pleased to announce that our SteriTite® container system and MediTray® products are now FDA 510k cleared for use with TSO3 Inc’s STERIZONE® VP4 sterilization system (distributed by Getinge). Meeting all TSO3 device claims, the SteriTite® container once again demonstrated efficacy in fractional cycles and with multi­level stacked… Read more »

We’ve All Heard it Before: If it’s Not Clean, it’s Not Sterile

Unfortunately, many surgical instruments go through the cleaning process without getting thoroughly clean. How do you ensure that your cleaning equipment is working properly? Or that the detergent you’re using is effective? Without knowing these answers, how can you guarantee that your surgical devices are safe for patient care? It is critical to monitor the… Read more »

Addressing Some of the Most Important Patient Safety Issues

Regardless of position, as healthcare professionals, our job comes down to one thing: the patient. Whether doctor, nurse or sterile processing technician, our goal is to ensure each patient is provided a safe environment. Per Becker’s Healthcare, among the 10 top patient safety issues for 2017 are growth of antibiotic resistance, and sterilization and reprocessing… Read more »

Loaner, Loaner, Where Are You?

In today’s sterile processing environment, we are faced with many challenges ­ one specifically that often comes up is the challenge of managing loaner trays. Issues include: tight scheduling, processing massive numbers of trays, meeting surgeon’s preference, and recognizing the needs of the patient. Staff are pressured to process a variety of loaner trays, some… Read more »

Premier Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Aerienne Cunningham, Dir. of Marketing Phone: 312-856-6021 Email: Cunningham@casemed.com Web: www.casemed.com South Hackensack, NJ – January 8, 2016 – Case Medical, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a Premier, Inc. group purchasing contract for sterilization containers. Contract (PP-MM-367) will continue to give Premier members the option for… Read more »