is an international group of medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers, health organizations, healthcare professionals, medical waste disposal experts and others joining forces to provide education, information, and product knowledge that help reduce the number of sharps injuries that occur each year.
To find out how to join, or for more information on ISIPS
, call 801-280-8797 or access www.
The free e-mail newsletter is available to the public by filling out the subscription form located on the ISIPS
Web site (http://www.
Becoming a corporate member of ISIPS
is a step forward for Hema Metrics as we continue to create awareness for our non-invasive products, specifically the Crit-Line blood volume monitor and the Crit-Scan hematocrit monitor," said Michael J.
A number of very worthy individuals were nominated for the ISIPS
2005 International Sharps Injury Prevention Awards.
will act as a global clearinghouse for information on sharps injuries and preventive legislation.
APIC conference attendees can obtain additional information at the ISIPS
booth, 437, located between the booths of Managing Infection Control and Merit Medical Systems, Inc.
Another section of the website provides links to the free ISIPS
Newsletter that is sent electronically to an ever-growing list of clinicians from around the world.
For information about the Sharps Injury Prevention Award or ISIPS
, call 801-280-8797, email info@isips.
The goal of ISIPS
is to raise awareness of the dangers to health professional and patients through needle stick injuries and solutions now available to reduce hospital-setting risks.
We are pleased that this broad coalition of companies have joined with us in reducing sharps injuries," said Ron Stoker, Executive Director of ISIPS
also unveiled an awards program that will coincide with the recently announced International Sharps Injury Prevention Awareness Month being sponsored by ISIPS
and Managing Infection Control magazine.