News Reports

11.12.2012 Chlorhexidine Partners Network to Offer Webinar
Experts Will Discuss Antiseptic’s Role in Preventing Bloodstream Infections

Reading, PA – The Chlorhexidine Partners Network (CPN), a new organization composed of leading makers of patient safety technology, is sponsoring a free webinar on the importance of chlorhexidine use to protect patient safety during vascular access. The network also recently launched its new website, at www.chlorhexidinefacts.com.

The webinar, titled “The Role of Chlorhexidine in Vascular Access: Protecting Your Patient,” will be presented on Wednesday, Nov. 14. Two sessions will be offered, at 12:00 p.m. EST and 3:00 p.m. EST. … Read More

10.22.2012 Chlorhexidine Partners Network Launches Website
Site Will Educate Healthcare Professionals about Antiseptic’s Role in Patient Safety and Infection Prevention

Reading, PA – The Chlorhexidine Partners Network (CPN), a new organization composed of leading makers of patient safety technology, announced the launch of its website, chlorhexidinefacts.com.

The website will contain information about the molecule chlorhexidine, its mechanism of action, applications to healthcare and other educational information. The network was formed to educate hospital-based infection control professionals and clinicians about the infection control benefits of chlorhexidine, a broad-spectrum antiseptic. The network’s educational efforts will also encompass chlorhexidine-related best practices for preventing infections. … Read More

10.08.2012 Chlorhexidine Partners Network Debuts
Organization Focuses on Antiseptic's Role in Patient Safety and Preventing Infections

FRANKLIN, Tenn. and READING, Pa. — Two leading makers of infection control technology for vascular access have united to form the Chlorhexidine Partners Network. Other patient safety- dedicated companies are expected to join the network soon. The founders of the network are RyMed Technologies and Arrow International, Inc., a subsidiary of Teleflex Incorporated.

The network was formed to educate hospital-based infection control professionals about the infection prevention benefits of chlorhexidine, which is a broad-spectrum antiseptic, including chlorhexidine-related best practices for preventing infections. … Read More