Press Releases

June 6, 2018

Suite of new infection control solutions on display at June APIC Conference

May 8, 2018

Fast-acting disinfectant features ACCELOQUAT™ formulation to achieve a true one-minute overall contact time

April 9, 2018

Reinforcing Its Commitment to Leadership In Infection Provention

February 20, 2018

Fast-acting, effective 10 percent PVP-iodine Nasal swabstick designed to maximize patient comfort, ease application process in support of antibiotic stewardship

January 16, 2018

Infection prevention leader welcomes Tom McCurdy as Senior Vice President and General Manager, PDI Healthcare and promotes Esperanza Carrion to Vice President and General Manager, Sani Professional®

October 4, 2017

ORANGEBURG, NY – October 4, 2017 – PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions, announces the appointment of Kent J.

September 7, 2017

PDI’s Prevantics® Device Swab Highlighted in Poster Presentation

January 24, 2017

Dr. Rutala and Dr. Weber join as exclusive consultants to help shape disinfection, antisepsis and hand hygiene efforts

October 12, 2016

Leaders in infection prevention and thermoplastic technology conduct stress-cracking study to unravel compatibility issues

 

September 26, 2016

Infection prevention leader welcomes new Vice President, Marketing Elise Tordella and promotes Chris Puricelli to Vice President, Strategy

September 14, 2016

Solution provider, together with Bronson Healthcare Group, promotes the team journey to eliminating vascular access infections

July 27, 2016

ORANGEBURG, NY – July 27, 2016 — PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions, announces the appointments of Keith St. John to Vice President of Clinical Affairs and Debra Hagberg to Director of Clinical Affairs.

April 1, 2016

This tool is part of a larger effort to raise awareness for central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs), and promote practices to improve patient outcomes and reduce costs.

November 16, 2015

Our decision to provide information in the form of a comment during the review period is part of our ongoing commitment to ongoing enhancement of safety and efficacy data for all healthcare antiseptics and also alcohol based hand rubs.

October 7, 2015

Orangeburg, New York – October 7, 2015 -- PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions, today released an infographic that highlights key challenges across various healthcare settings, as well as guidelines for se

October 7, 2015

 PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions, today released an infographic that highlights key challenges across various healthcare settings.

September 3, 2015

Orangeburg, New York – September 3, 2015PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions, today announced it will host educational sessions focused on infection prevention and control in vascular access at the 2015

July 14, 2015

Orangeburg, New York – July 14, 2015PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions, was recently named “Supplier of the Year” by McKesson Medical-Surgical at its annual National Sales Meeting in Dallas, Texas.

June 2, 2015

ORANGEBURG, N.Y., June 2, 2015 -- PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions, today announced a series of corporate commitments designed to educate internal associates and customers about strategies to reduce th

May 20, 2015

Orangeburg, New York – May 20, 2015PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions, today announced that Oakwood Healthcare in Dearborn, Mich.

October 15, 2014

New Randomized Study Shows 3.15% Chlorhexidine Gluconate/70% Isopropyl Alcohol Solution Most Effective for Disinfecting Needleless Access Sites at 5 Second Scrub Time

September 23, 2014

PDI Sani-Hands® Instant Hand Sanitizing Wipes Provide Clinical Efficacy as well as Convenience for Healthcare Workers and Patients
 

August 26, 2014

New educational resources now make it even easier for facilities to implement and encourage on-going compliance with Prevantics® products.

Orangeburg, NY August 26, 2014    

June 20, 2014

Orangeburg, NY – June 23rd, 2014 – PDI, leader in Infection Prevention products and solutions, today released its Healthcare Reform Champion

June 13, 2014

New 70% Alcohol-Based Formulation and Educational Resources Target Healthcare Staff, Visitors and Patients

June 2, 2014

Orangeburg, NY— June 2, 2014 — PDI, leader in Infection Prevention solutions, will debut several product enhancements, exclusive educational resources and inspire “Champion’s for Change” to lead t

May 13, 2014

Orangeburg, NY— May 13, 2014 — PDI, trusted leader in Infection Prevention solutions, announced the launch of its new Sani-Cloth® Pail and Refill format for Sani-Cloth® Bleach and Sani-Cloth® AF3 Germicidal Disposable Wipes.

June 2, 2016

In addition, PDI hosts ‘Extravaganza’ after-party, an annual tradition of food & fun for APIC attendees

May 17, 2016

Orangeburg, New York – May 17, 2016PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions, today announced the launch of its Prevantics® Device Swab Strip.

April 5, 2016

Orangeburg, New York – March 24, 2016PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions, announced the launch of its new EASY SCREEN™ CLEANING WIPE.

September 9, 2014

The only Chlorhexidine Gluconate/alcohol solution that has received market authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) intended for use to disinfect needleless access sites prior to use.

Orangeburg, NY – September 9, 2014

May 31, 2016

PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions, recently unveiled a newly redesigned version of its website.

Community

February 2, 2018

We asked Tom McCurdy, our new Senior Vice President and General Manager of PDI Healthcare, a few questions. Read what he had to say:

My Background:

July 26, 2016

Keith St. John joins PDI with a background in clinical microbiology, medical technology, and infectious diseases. For decades, he worked as an Infection Preventionist (IP) and most recently as a Clinical Epidemiologist and IP.

July 26, 2016

Debra Hagberg joins PDI with a background in medical technology, microbiology and infectious diseases. She began her career as a microbiologist, before transitioning into her role as an Infection Preventionist and then to a Director of IP/Quality.

In the News

June 11, 2018

Author: Infection Control Today with Expert Commentary from Joan Hebden MS, RN, CIC, Fapic, President, IPC Consulting Group, LLC, for PDI

Source: Infection Control Today

May 23, 2018

Author: Valerie J Dimond

Source: Healthcare Purchasing News 

May 14, 2018

Author: Sara Owens, BSN, RN, Clinical Programs Manager

Source: Surgical Products Magazine 

April 13, 2018

Author: Susan Cantrell, ELS

Source: Healthcare Purchasing News

February 8, 2018

Author: John Hall with Expert Commentary from Deva Rea, Clinical Science Liaison at PDI

Source: McKnight's Long Term Care News

January 18, 2018

Author: Amanda Thornton, RN, MSN, PDI Clinical Science Liaison

Source: McKnight's Long Term Care News

December 5, 2017

Author: Kara Nadeau with Expert Commentary from Elise Tordella, VP of Marketing at PDI

Source: Healthcare Purchasing News

November 1, 2017

Source: Surgical Products Magazine

October 20, 2017

Author: Fran Canty, MA, BSN, RN, VA-BC, PDI Clinical Science Liaison

Source: Healthcare Facilities Today

"The importance of hand hygiene in helping prevent the spread of infection is known throughout the world… or is it? "

October 2, 2017

Authors: Chris Snively, PhD, Sr. Scientist, Compatibility at PDI and Bernd Jansen, PhD, Senior Manager, Healthcare Technology Management & New Offerings at SABIC

Source: Healthcare Facilities Today

September 21, 2017

Author: James Clayton, Director, Laboratory Sciences & Services at PDI

Source: Healthcare Purchasing News

September 21, 2017

Confronting Antimicrobial Resistance to Improve Patient Safety
Author: Deva Rea, MPH, BSN, RN, CIC, PDI Clinical Science Liaison
Source: Surgical Products Magazine

August 22, 2017

Author: Valerie J. Dimond with Expert Commentary from Courtney Goodwin, Director of Marketing, Environment of Care

Source: Healthcare Purchasing News

August 2, 2017

Author: Neal Lorenzi with Expert Commentary from Elise Tordella, VP of Marketing at PDI

Source: Healthcare Facilities Management

July 21, 2017

Authors: Chris Snively, PhD, Sr. Scientist, Compatibility, PDI, and Edward Kung, PhD, Sr. Manager, Healthcare Technology & Innovation, SABIC

Source: Surgical Products Magazine

June 30, 2017

Author: James Clayton, Director, Laboratory Science & Services

Source: Healthcare Facilities Today

June 19, 2017

Author: James Runt with Expert Commentary from Cheryl Moran, Senior Director of Portfolio Management at PDI

Source: Medical Device Developments

June 15, 2017

Source: Healthcare Purchasing News

June 2, 2017

Authors: Chris Snively, PhD, Sr. Scientist, Compatibility, PDI and Edward Kung, PhD, Sr. Manager, Healthcare Technology & Innovation, SABIC

Source: Becker's Hospital Review

May 22, 2017

Author: Valerie J. Dimond with Expert Commentary from Allison Buldo, Product Manager, Environment of Care at PDI

Source: Healthcare Purchasing News

May 9, 2017

Source: Healthcare Facilities Today

"In recognition of the annual Hand Hygiene Day promoted by CDC and the World Health Organization, PDI created an infographic to remind every healthcare professional of the importance to practice safe hand hygiene."

May 4, 2017

Author: Melanie Waddell, Director of Marketing, Interventional Care

Source: Surgical Products Magazine 

May 3, 2017

Author: Deva Rea, MPH, BSN, RN, CIC, Clinical Science Liaison at PDI

Source: Health Facilities Management 

May 3, 2017

Author: Deva Rea, MPH, BSN, RN, CIC, PDI Clinical Science Liaison

Source: Health Facilities Management

April 5, 2017

Author: Lu Rahman

Source: Medical Plastics News

March 21, 2017

Author: Leanne Taylor with Expert Commentary from Cheryl Moran, Senior Director of Portfolio Management at PDI 

Source: British Plastics & Rubber

January 30, 2017

Source: HighBeam Research

January 13, 2017

Author: Infection Control Today with Expert Commentary from Frances K. Canty, MA, BSN, RN, VA-BC, PDI Clinical Science Liaison

Source: Infection Control Today

January 13, 2017

Author: Infection Control Today with Expert Commentary from Frances K. Canty, MA, BSN, RN, VA-BC™, PDI Clinical Science Liaison

Source: Infection Control Today

Events

October 29, 2018

Nashville, TN
October 29 - November 2, 2018

October 17, 2018

The Westin Boston Waterfront
Boston, MA
October 17 - October 20, 2018

September 25, 2018

Hyatt Regency O'Hare
Chicago, IL
September 25 - September 27, 2018
 

    September 15, 2018

    Greater Columbus Convention Center
    Columbus, OH
    September 15- September 18, 2018
    Booth # 314

     

    July 29, 2018

    Information Coming Soon
    July 29 - July 30, 2018

     

     

    July 23, 2018

    Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center
    Nashville, TN
    July 23 - July 25, 2018

     

    July 23, 2018

    Caesar's Palace Las Vegas
    Las Vegas, NV
    July 23, 2018

     

    July 1, 2018

    Information Coming Soon

    June 21, 2018

    Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center
    Nashville, TN
    June 21 - June 24, 2018

     

    June 13, 2018

    Minneapolis Convention Center
    Minneapolis, MN
    June 13 - June 15, 2018
    Booth # 731

    June 6, 2018

    Mohegan Sun
    Uncasville, CT
    June 6 - June 9, 2018
     

     

    May 21, 2018

    Boston Convention Center
    Boston, MA
    May 21 - May 24, 2018
    Booth # 1921

     

    May 17, 2018

    Walter E Washington Convention Center
    Washington, DC
    May 17-May 20, 2018
     

     

     

     

     

    May 16, 2018

    Gaylord Palms Resort
    Kissimmee, FL
    May 16 - May 18, 2018

    May 6, 2018

    Loews Sapphire Falls Resort
    Orlando, FL
    May 6 - May 9, 2018

    April 30, 2018

    Bellagio Resort and Casino
    Las Vegas, NV
    April 30 - May 3, 2018
     

     

    April 16, 2018

    St. Louis Union Station
    St. Louis, MO
    April 16 - April 18, 2018
    Booth # 12

     

    April 12, 2018

    JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country
    San Antonio, TX
    April 12 - April 14, 2018

      March 27, 2018

      Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention
      Nashville, TN
      March 27, 2018
      Booth 200

        March 25, 2018

        New Orleans Convention Ctr.
        New Orleans, LA
        March 25-March 27, 2018
        Booth 1913