Orangeburg, NY (PRWEB) October 3, 2008
Healthcare's trusted resource in wet wipe infection prevention, education and patient care, Professional Disposables International, Inc., announces it will be the Platinum Sponsor of APIC's 23rd annual International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW), October 19-25, 2008. Continuing their commitment to infection prevention and control, PDI's sponsorship will fund a live Webcast from the APIC's IIPW Commemorative Ceremony, October 22, 2008 in Washington, DC, which will cover timely topics important to the infection prevention and control community from leaders in healthcare.
PDI Senior Director of Marketing, Joann Reilly says, "PDI recognizes the role that infection prevention plays in the fight against healthcare acquired infections. This is a great opportunity for us to share our commitment to and passion for Infection Preventionists and continue efforts to provide education and proper training to healthcare workers nationwide."
"We are grateful to PDI for their sponsorship of the live Webcast," said APIC's 2008 President Janet E. Frain, RN, CIC, CPHQ, CPHRM, Director, Integrated Services, Sutter Medical Center in Sacramento, CA. "Through their support we are able to broaden the reach of this event and engage many more members of the infection prevention community."
For over 30 years, PDI has pioneered the development, testing, manufacturing and marketing of pre-moistened wipes as the optimum delivery system for skin antisepsis, hand hygiene, patient and surface disinfection. With trusted brands including Sani-Cloth®, Sani-Hands® ALC, Sani-Hands® for Kids, Hygea® and Chlorascrub™, PDI serves the healthcare market through hospitals, physician and dental offices, emergency medical services, nursing, long-term care, schools and a variety of other healthcare facilities. Professional Disposables International, Inc. is headquartered in Orangeburg, New York. For more information visit http://www.pdipdi.com.