Crest Healthcare Supply Partners with Advanced UV Systems

DASSEL, Minn., September 11, 2018 — Crest Healthcare Supply, a leading supplier of medical products in the healthcare industry, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Advanced Ultra-Violet Systems (AUVS). Through this partnership, The UV Box from AUVS, a portable disinfection device, is now available from Crest.

To meet the rigorous demands for infection control in the healthcare environment, The UV Box disinfects frequently handled items such as cell phones, badges and other hand-held devices in just 55 seconds using the same patented technology the US Pentagon uses against bio-terrorism. Every handheld device is a potential agent of cross-contamination, threatening the well-being of patients, residents and staff who are most vulnerable to infection and disease. The UV Box delivers 99.99% disinfection of the most difficult to treat contaminants, including MRSA and C. diff spores.

To learn more about The UV Box, contact Crest at 1-800-328-8908 or visit

About Crest Healthcare Supply

Crest Healthcare Supply is a leading provider of a wide range of products and technical services that enhance the care environment experienced by patients and their families and caregivers. Healthcare provider customers enjoy superior service and support to manage the complete patient environment, including nurse call systems, healthcare TVs, patient safety, mobility and comfort equipment, bed and room supplies, medical devices and general facility needs. Crest designs and produces proprietary products and partners with other manufacturers and distributors to bring innovation and quality patient outcomes in the delivery of healthcare services. Founded in 1967, Crest Healthcare Supply is headquartered in Dassel, MN, and ISO 13485:2016 certified.

About AUVS

Advanced Ultra-Violet Systems, LLC. (AUVS) was established to leverage the significant benefits of UV in infection prevention. Working with patented technologies, the company’s mission is to provide medical facilities, emergency medical service providers and other device companies with affordable solutions to successfully combat the spread of Hospital Associated and Surgical Site Infections (HAIs and SSIs). The KR615 Countertop UV Disinfection Device (aka The UV Box) is the company’s flagship product. The UV Box is designed for use throughout hospitals, Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Long Term Care Facilities and EMS environments, as well as in other industries where infection prevention is a vital concern.


Kellie Traeger

Communications Specialist

320-275-3382, x1023

Fax: 320-275-2306

P.O. Box 727

195 Third St. S.

Dassel, MN 55325


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