Research Articles by Dr. Curtis J. Donskey, MD:  [ 2016 SHEA Research Poster ]     [ 2016 AJIC Article ]




By Jon Ricciardi | August 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

Suit Alleges that Surfacide’s UV light Product Claims Put Hospital Patients and Staff at Risk for Injury or Death Mequon, WI:  Altapure, LLC, commenced suit in Waukesha County Circuit Court against Surfacide Services, LLC, a manufacturer and seller of UV light products, asserting that its claims of disinfection are untrue, misleading and in violation of…

New Report – Percent of Hospitals Achieving Zero Infections Dramatically Declining

By Jon Ricciardi | August 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

By: The Leapfrog Group Article Date: June 20, 2018 Article was published at: Each day, one (1) out of 25 hospital patients in the U.S. contracts a healthcare-associated infection (HAI), resulting in billions of wasted dollars and an alarming 90,000 deaths annually. Unfortunately, a new report published by The Leapfrog Group and analyzed by…

Criminal And Civil Liability: A Risk For Healthcare Administrators

By Carl Ricciardi | May 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

By: Carl L. Ricciardi Note: The following article was published at: Becker’s Hospital Review. Hospital administrators are not immune from civil and criminal prosecution for serious injury and death resulting from hospital acquired infections (HAIs). Neither the criminal code nor tort law provides a grant of immunity for hospital personnel for decisions they make or…

Ebola Claims – Truth or Hype?

By Carl Ricciardi | November 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

    By:  Carl L. Ricciardi Date:  November 30, 2014 Ebola, did not arrive on the world stage unannounced. Scientific leaders in the field of epidemiology and infectious disease have expressed concern about the constant battle between pathogens and humans for a very long time. It was not until after the end of WWII that…

Altapure wins Gold at 2014 Edison Awards

By Carl Ricciardi | June 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

    2014 Edison Awards ™   – GOLD WINNER –  Category: Applied Technology – Safety     Announcement: Altapure wins “Gold” Edison Award ™ June 1, 2014 Altapure is honored and proud to announce being the recipient of the prestigious Gold Edison Award ™ for 2014 in the area of “Applied Technology –Safety”. Please click…