Catheter Connections Introduces the DualCap System™: Helping Clinicians Keep IV Lines Disinfected and Protected from Deadly Contamination
4/20/2012 10:29:14 AM
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The U.S. healthcare system suffers from a glaring, persistent need to protect patients from unsafe IV infusions. Contaminated IV lines result in unnecessary patient injuries and death, and cost hospitals billions of dollars annually. To address this crisis, Catheter Connections® introduces the DualCap System™, a family of user-friendly products designed to significantly reduce microbial contamination associated with IV catheter-related blood stream infections. The United States Patent and Trademark Office recently issued Notices of Allowance for patent applications that broadly cover the Company’s IV disinfection technology.