During the COVID-19 crisis, medical device companies are improving and saving the lives of healthcare professionals, providers, and patients with innovative technologies aimed at slowing the spread of the novel coronavirus.
In this episode of the Global Medical Device Podcast, Jon Speer talks to Jeff Veenhuis and Quinn Leach from Surfacide, a company actively working in the fight against COVID-19 with their proven UV-C technology that destroys pathogens, including the novel coronavirus.
Listen to their powerful story about how Surfacide has embraced the opportunity and is scaling operations in order to protect frontline healthcare workers around the world.
“We actually try and leverage technology and then use the laws of physics to deliver energy in the healthcare spaces that can make them safer.” Jeff Veenhuis
“Multidrug-resistant organisms affect five to 15 percent of patients in a hospital, depending on where you are in the world.” Jeff Veenhuis
“How could we use UV-C to disinfect these masks and do a limited number of reprocessings?” Jeff Veenhuis
“We’ve really kept a focus on the healthcare space. We know that’s where people are at risk, and we know that’s where we can both keep the workers (and patients) safe.” Jeff Veenhuis
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