PROVON® Foot Pump Dispenser

Hands-Free Foot Pump Dispenser for PROVON® Antimicrobial Skin Cleanser

PROVON® Foot Pump Dispenser
SKU: 4298-06
Size:

PROVON® Foot Pump Dispenser

Hands-Free Foot Pump Dispenser for PROVON® Antimicrobial Skin Cleanser

Foot pump dispenser for antimicrobial soap.

  • Releases product without outside air contamination
  • Air-activated mechanism delivers controlled portions
  • Lifetime guarantee
  • Compatible with PROVON® Antimicrobial Skin Cleanser, 32 oz.
SKU: 4298-06
Size:

Touch-free dispensing design.

SKU
4298-06
Case Pack
6
Case Weight
11 lbs
Overall Case Dimensions
10.5 h x 6.81 w x 20.0 d
Overall Unit Dimensions
5.0 h x 6.5 w x 6.5 l
Case Cu. Ft.
0.83 Inches
Cases Per Layer
14
Cases Per Pallet
56
Layers Per Pallet
4
Product Type Packaging
Foot Pump
Country of Manufacture
United States
UPC (Each)
073852000474
Case UPC (GTIN)
10073852000471
Reducing Infection Rates in Healthcare

Bacterial shedding and desquamation from the hands of healthcare workers correlates with skin condition.


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Results: Bacterial dispersal and quantitative skin measurements were obtained from 86 healthcare workers over a 3 day period. The levels of bacteria shed from the hands of the healthcare workers was found to be negatively correlated to corneometer measurements (p < 0.01); and positively correlated to desquamation index (p < 0.02). No correlation was found between levels of shed bacteria and transepidermal water loss. As expected, corneometer measurements were found to be negatively correlated to desquamation index (p < 0.0001).
Conclusion: The results of this hospital study demonstrate that the levels of bacteria shed from the hands of healthcare workers are influenced by the health of the individual's skin; i.e. dry skin sheds more bacteria. This increased bacterial dispersal from dry skin may increase the infection transfer risk for healthcare workers with poor skin condition in the acute care setting.
Reference: American Journal of Infection Control, Volume 34, Issue 5, June 2006, Pages E85-E86. C.A. Kolly, J.W. Arbogast, D.R. Macinga