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EGAN SUPPLY COMPANY Unlocking MRSA and Pandemic Flu MRSA and Pandemic Flu Prevention Tips
Egan Supply History Egan Supply Company is a family-owned business, with a tradition of service and quality that began in 1966. We offer a wide variety of facility maintenance products from the best companies in the business, including Tennant, Betco, Triple S, and Lagasse. Our fully trained sales team is available to assist organizations in the region. Our products are also available online at http://www.egansupply.net/webapp/catalog/ http://www.egansupply.net/webapp/catalog/ Our factory authorized service team is available for commercial cleaning equipment maintenance. We offer an extensive line of products to assist organizations in labor savings and eco-friendly facility maintenance. Egan Supply Company also provides solutions to regular gymnasium and recreational court maintenance needs For more information on our tradition of service and quality contact a local sales professional or visit us online at http://www.egansupply.net/http://www.egansupply.net/
MRSA and Pandemic Flu MRSA – Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (Mursa) –Feeds on open wounds, invasive devices, and weakened immune systems. –A 2007 report by Center for Disease Control and Prevention estimated that the number of MRSA infections treated in hospitals doubled nationwide, from approximately 127,00 in 1999 to 278,000 in 2005. Pandemic Flu –Is an epidemic of the influenza virus that spreads on a worldwide scale and infects a large proportion of the human population. –The World Health Organization (WHO) warns that there is a substantial risk of an Pandemic Flu within the next few years. –Pandemic Flu is an infectious disease of birds and mammals caused by an RNA virus of the family Orthomyxovidridae (the influenza viruses).
MRSA MRSA has been responsible for 94,360 serious infections and associated with 18,650 hospital stay related deaths in the United States in 2005 alone. According to the figures above, MRSA infections are responsible for more deaths in the United States each year than AIDS. Statistics suggest that a national epidemic might be growing out of control, but it is difficult to quantify the degree of morbidity and mortality attributable to MRSA. Symptoms of MRSA are: –Generally start as small red bumps that resemble pimples, boils or spider bites. –These can quickly turn into deep, painful abscesses that require surgical draining. –Sometimes the bacteria remain confined to the skin. –But they can also burrow deep into the body, causing potentially life threatening infections in bones, joints, surgical wounds, the bloodstream, heart valves and lungs.
Pandemic Flu Typically, influenza is transmitted from infected mammals through the air by coughs or sneezes, creating aerosols containing the virus, and from infected birds through their droppings. Influenza can also be transmitted by saliva, nasal secretions, feces and blood. This virus can remain infectious for about one week at human body temperature, over 30 days at 0 degrees celsius, and indefinitely at very low temperatures. In 1918 the Pandemic Flu killed around 150,000 people. Symptoms of Pandemic Flu are: –Fever, sore throat, muscle pains, severe headache, coughing, and weakness, vomiting and nausea, often confused with the common flue or “24 hour flu”.
Prevention Tips Ensure the availability of adequate facilities and supplies that encourage good hygiene. Make sure equipment and surfaced are cleaned with detergent based cleaners Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registered disinfectants. Keep your hands clean by washing thoroughly with soap and water or using an alcohol based hand sanitizer. Keep cuts and scrapes clean and covered until healed.
Prevention Tips Avoid contact with other people’s wounds or bandages. Avoid sharing personal items such as towels or razors. Use a barrier (clothing) between your skin and shared equipment. Wipe down equipment before and after each use. For more prevention tips visit the following sites: -http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dhqp/ar_mrsa_ca_public.html#8http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dhqp/ar_mrsa_ca_public.html#8 - http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and- treatments/understanding-mrsa-preventionhttp://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and- treatments/understanding-mrsa-prevention -http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dhqp/ar_mrsa_ca_prevention.htmlhttp://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dhqp/ar_mrsa_ca_prevention.html
How Egan Supply Can Help… Egan Supply carries a range of products that will fight the spread of MRSA and Pandemic Flu. The following prevention products can also be found in our online catalog
Egan Supply Prevention Product- Fight Bac This quaternary based, anti- bacterial cleaner is an ideal disinfectant spray fuse in foodservice, hospitals, nursing homes, schools and hotels. Provides excellent performance in cutting grease, heavy soil and filth with quick drying times. Efficacious against TB, MRSA, Staph aureus, Salmonella, Pseudomonas and E-coli O157:H7. Meets OSHA specifications for compliance with the Bloodborne Pathogen Standard for decontamination of hard, nonporous environmental work surfaces.
Egan Supply Prevention Product- PH7Q Disinfects, cleans and deodorizes in one labor-saving step. Recommended for use in hospitals, nursing homes, schools/colleges and veterinary clinics. Perfect for damp mopping highly polished floors, this product will never dull, haze or leave a film. This product is effective against MSRA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus).
Egan Supply Prevention Product- Quat-Stat A unique blend of two quaternary surfactants provide a disinfectant/cleaner with efficacy against a wide range of bacteria. Effective against the Hepatitis B Virus (HBV), HIV-1 (AIDS virus), MDRSA, VRE and over 100 other microorganisms. Meets OSHA specifications for compliance with the Bloodborne Pathogen Standard for decontamination of hard, nonporous environmental work surfaces.
Egan Supply Prevention Product- GE Daily Disinfectant Cleaner A multi-purpose, germicidal detergent and deodorant effective in hard water up to 400 ppm plus 5% organic serum. Disinfects, cleans and deodorizes. This product is effective against MSRA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus).
Egan Supply Prevention Product- AF79 This concentrated, nonacid formulation is designed to clean, disinfect and deodorize hard inanimate surfaces in a restroom. Bactericidal, fungicidal and virucidal, it is proven effective against HIV-1 (AIDS Virus), Staphylococcus aureus,MRSA, Salmonella choleraesuis and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. The powerful odor-killing ingredients in this product leave surfaces pleasantly scented.
Egan Supply Prevention Product- TB Plus Spray This phenolic, hospital grade disinfectant/deodorant spray provides outstanding germicidal activity. This product is effective against MSRA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus). Germicidal - Kills staph, strep, pseudomonas and tuberculocidal. Controls mildew and destroys musty odors at their source.
Egan Supply Prevention Product- Glybet This disinfectant spray is ideal for many surfaces and as an air deodorizer. Kills Herpes Simplex 1and 2, Salmonella and Pseudomonas. Fungicidal against Pathogenic Fungi (Athletes Foot Fungus), mold and mildew. Eliminates airborne malodors. Kills odor causing bacteria at their source.
Egan Supply Prevention Product- Clario Instant Hand Sanitizer Kills 99.9% of common germs that can cause disease. Evaporates quickly with no sticky residue. 99.9% Effective against MRSA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus). Works in as little as 15 seconds Light fresh scent
Egan Supply Prevention Product- Protec 4 Kills 99% of germs and bacteria Dramatically reduces cross- contamination Alcohol free - doesn't sting Moisturizes & softens the skin Reduces skin irritation and dryness caused by use of harsh anti-bacterial soaps and products containing alcohol Nonallergenic Non-occlusive - allows skin to breathe naturally
Contact Information For more information on these products contact your local representative or visit us online at http://www.egansupply.net/ http://www.egansupply.net/ Egan Supply Company 1119 South 6 th Street Omaha, NE 68108 (402) 346-0597 (800) 642-1019 Fax (402) 346-5076
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