“In the news…”

“Nursing home infection rates have increased across the board, hepatitis has surged 50%, Columbia researchers find.”
Click here to read the full article from McKnight’s Website, Oct 9, 2014 

Recently in an article published by McKnights regarding Pseudomas Aeruginosa, dated August 13, 2014, and an article published by the New England Journal of Medicine, in 2001 referencing Pseudomonas Aeruginosa found in a contaminated bathtub, and lastly an article published in the American Journal of Critical Care, January 2009 referencing Pseudomonas Aeruginosa and other bacterial growths found in bathing systems, to include Staphylococcus aureus, enterocci, vancomycin-resistant enterocci.

MasterCare’s disinfectant is labeled effective against the following bacterical activity, when diluted at the rate of 2 ounces per gallon of water, this product exhibits effective, one-step disinfectant activity against the organisms: Pseudomonas aeruginosa PRD 10, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumonia, Salmonella schottmuelleri, Salmonella enteric, Streptococcus salivarius, Brevibacterium ammoniagenes, Streptcoccus faecalis, Shigella dysenteriae, Enterobacter aerogenes, Stafphylococcus aureus, (VISA), Strepococcus pyogenes (Clinical-Flesh Eating Strain BIRD M3) and Klebsiella penumoniae New Delhi Metallo-Beta Lactamase (NDM-1) Carbapenem Resistant, Acinetobacter vaumannil, Enterococcus faecium, Vancomycin resistant Enterococcus faecalis (VRE) and meets all requirements for hospital use.

MasterCare’s speciality direct purpose disinfectant is a one-step versatile broad spectrum Stepan Formula disinfectant-cleaner effective against a variety of bacteria, fungi, and viruses including MRSA, Hepatitis, HIV and H1N1, which can be used anywhere in your facility. In addition, we have introduced our NEW CSI Disinfectant spray, a TB effective disinfectant in a ready-to-use

32 ounce spray bottle!!! We do have available on request an effective agent against C-diff.

MasterCare Disinfectant/Cleaner complies with all current EPA requirements for a One Step Germicidal Cleaner. As a Hospital Grade disinfectant, MasterCare Disinfectant/Cleaner ingredients kill a broad spectrum of pathogens, fungi and viruses. It kills odor-causing bacteria. The Disinfectant/Cleaner complies with all current EPA guidelines for antimicrobial registration.

The MasterCare Disinfectant/Cleaner label is consistent with its intended area and manner of use; surfaces of bath and therapy units are specifically identified.

Follow directions for use according to the label on the bottle, and always read your labels carefully to ensure proper disinfecting.

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