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How To Dispose of Sharps and Needles at Home Simple & Effective

March 30, 2022

How To Dispose of Sharps and Needles at Home Simple & Effective How To Dispose of Sharps and Needles at Home Simple & Effective. Needles and syringes are medical devices that are used in various settings. Even though they may look harmless, these devices have a sharp point that is used to pierce the skin […]

 
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Medical Waste Disposal in the U.S. What You Should Know

Medical Waste Disposal in the U.S. What You Should Know Medical Waste Disposal in the U.S. What You Should Know. Healthcare professionals are on the front line of caring for individuals in need. This often entails working with infectious or potentially infectious materials. These materials include biohazardous waste such as used needles and syringes, as […]

 
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HIPAA Document Destruction for Healthcare Facilities

HIPAA Document Destruction for Healthcare Facilities HIPAA Document Destruction for Healthcare Facilities. Healthcare institutions must follow strict rules for patient privacy and maintaining medical records. HIPAA, or the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, is a federal law that protects the privacy of individuals’ personal medical information. When medical records are kept electronically, the process […]

 
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Rules to Remember When Handling Biohazard Waste

Rules to Remember When Handling Biohazard Waste Rules to Remember When Handling Biohazard Waste. When it comes to working with biohazardous waste, it’s important to understand the risks and dangers involved with this type of waste. Biohazardous waste is any item that has the risk of having infectious diseases that can be transmitted. This could […]

 
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The Best Ways to Dispose of Sharps: What You Should Know

March 24, 2022

The Best Ways to Dispose of Sharps: What You Should Know The Best Ways to Dispose of Sharps: What You Should Know. If you’re a nurse, doctor, or other medical professional, you’re probably required to dispose of sharps such as needles, scalpels, or other tools that are used to pierce the skin. If you don’t […]

 
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Medical Waste What is It?

Medical Waste What is It? Medical Waste What is It? Medical waste is the term for any material that has been used in a medical setting and needs to be discarded. Waste can be liquid, solid, or semisolid. It includes anything from soiled dressings and used needles to gauze and gloves. All these materials are […]

 
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Biohazard Waste Disposal for Facilities: Important Tips to Stay Safe

Biohazard Waste Disposal for Facilities: Important Tips to Stay Safe Biohazard Waste Disposal for Facilities: Important Tips to Stay Safe. Whether you’re a healthcare provider, office worker, or janitor, it’s important to understand the proper biohazard waste disposal procedures. The infectious waste can be anything from bodily fluids to needles, and safety precautions should always […]

 
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Ways to Dispose of Medical Waste Safely

Ways to Dispose of Medical Waste Safely Ways to Dispose of Medical Waste Safely. When it comes to medical waste, it’s important that you dispose of it properly. Medical waste includes things like used needles and other sharps, blood-soiled items, human tissue, infectious or biohazardous materials, and expired or unused medicines. These types of waste […]

 
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How To Dispose of Sharps Safely and Reduce the Risk of Infection

March 17, 2022

How To Dispose of Sharps Safely and Reduce the Risk of Infection How To Dispose of Sharps Safely and Reduce the Risk of Infection. Sharps disposal is a way to dispose of items that can cause significant harm when improperly handled. These items include needles, lancets, pen needles, medical test strips and other used medical […]

 
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Tips to Follow When Handling Medical Waste

Tips to Follow When Handling Medical Waste Tips to Follow When Handling Medical Waste. It’s important to know how to handle the medical waste your facility, office, or hospital produces. Medical waste is regulated by state and federal governments. A company must follow the regulations of their local, state, and federal governments to handle and […]

 
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