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Not too hot... not too cold. Just right

Not too hot... not too cold.  Just right

  • Clinic Armour products do not reach an as high surface temperature as Vinyl covers after 7 minutes of laying down.
  • Clinic Armour products appear to respond to direct body temperature mirroring in a 1-minute test over Vinyl beds. This is likely due to the thin barrier.
  • Clinic Armour is not as successive to air heating and may stay warmer at lower room temperatures and maybe cooler when a room is heating to higher temperatures.



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Bed cleaning process and COVID audit

Bed cleaning process and COVID audit

In Victoria, Australia we have been in stage 4 lockdown for 6 weeks with another 4 weeks likely.During this time as a physiotherapist, we have been able to only see essential cases.  We started using the ClinicArmour covers a few months ago and this blog outlines how these have helped us streamline the cleaning process and ensure increased patient and practitioner hygiene. Like many clinics, prior to COVID-19, we used terry-towelling and linen on our beds and pillow covers.  With increased cleaning needs these proved to be a possible risk area that we needed to eliminate. Replacing these with Clinic Armour...

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Update your treatment tables

Update your treatment tables

Give your examination tables a fresh new look.  In many cases, the vinyl will thin or we become damaged. As soon as the vinyl becomes damaged they can become a source of infection.  Using a ClinicArmour cover will not only refresh your examination tables at a fraction of the cost but also provides your clinic with the ultimate in hygiene surface protection.  To reupholster an examination table expect to pay between $150-300 per panel. Approximate Cost of reupholstering versus a cover. Number of Panels on Bed Re-Upholstering  ClinicArmour  1 $275-300 $95-125 2 $350 (2 x $175) $95-125 3 $450 (3...

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8 ways to protect doctors caring for patients - Covid-19

8 ways to protect doctors caring for patients - Covid-19

According to the article below from the AMA, there are a few steps doctors can protect themselves and their patients. These include: Minimising exposure Adhere to procedures Manage patient physical movement Implement physical barriers Monitor health of staff Train and educate Implement infection control through cleaning and disinfecting Advise Health authorities   https://www.ama-assn.org/delivering-care/public-health/8-ways-protect-doctors-caring-patients-covid-19

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Australians urged not to delay treatment because of Covid-19

Australians urged not to delay treatment because of Covid-19

According to a recent article found in the Australian Physiotherapy Association website, Australians have led the world in flattening the Covid-19 curve through social distancing and restrictions.  The article below does highlight that it should not come at a cost to Australians health. Now as most of the country is under various social distancing restrictions, physios have been deemed an essential service.  Allied health professionals like Physiotherapists are employing stricter hygiene control standards than ever before to ensure patient and practitioner safety.   Masks, eye protection, reception screens, social distancing waiting rooms, covid-19 specialist cleaners and products like Clinic Armour all form a best practice...

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