Most of us who have worked on the delivery side of healthcare as a health professional have been trained on aseptic technique. Disinfecting lab or patient treatment areas is standard practice. The COVID-19 pandemic is turning what was once a healthcare practice into standard office practice.
At 3B Medical we have adopted a strict protocol to protect our employees. What benefit is gained from handling your phone, washing your hands, and then picking up your phone again? Absolutely none. For that reason, anyone visiting 3B will notice a Lumin on the front counter. We require employees and visitors to deposit their keys and cellphones in Lumin prior to washing their hands. In addition, everyone volunteers to disinfect common areas (i.e. door handles and counter tops) twice daily.
We already know that UV-C light is extremely effective against most viruses. We just commissioned an outside lab to test Lumin specifically against Human Coronavirus. We expect those results to become available in 2-3 weeks and will share them with anyone interested. On influenza and e-coli, recent testing received a confirmed kill of 99.9997%, which is a remarkable result. One of the things we learned after launching Lumin was that one of its primary uses went well beyond CPAP, and many of our customers routinely throw in their cell phones, electric toothbrushes, car keys, etc. Lumin does double duty as a multi-purpose sanitizer for any personal care item that fits in the drawer.
3B Medical Named in Top 100 of Florida’s Fastest Growing Companies
Inc. magazine today revealed that 3B Medical, Inc. is No. 93 on its inaugural Inc. 5000 Series: Florida list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing Florida-based private companies. Born of the annual Inc. 5000 franchise, this regional list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the Florida economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. The companies on this list show stunning rates of growth across all industries in Florida. These 250 private companies had an average growth rate of 302 percent and, in 2018 alone, they employed more than 56,000 people and added $12.6 billion to the Florida economy.