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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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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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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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Do You Have a Sharps Container? Here’s How to Dispose of It!

March 9, 2022

Do You Have a Sharps Container? Here’s How to Dispose of It! Do You Have a Sharps Container? Here’s How to Dispose of It! If you use needles to inject medications, you will want to dispose of them properly. You will need an FDA cleared container. The FDA recommends that used needles and other sharps […]

 
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Sharps Disposal, How to Protect Yourself

March 2, 2022

Sharps Disposal, How to Protect Yourself Sharps Disposal, How to Protect Yourself from Infectious Blood Borne Diseases. The American Nurses Association reports that between 600,000 and 800,000 needlestick and other percutaneous injuries occur annually to health care workers. Healthcare facilities and home health-care agencies are especially vulnerable to sharp waste because needles and other sharps […]

 
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Sharps Disposal Safety for The Home, Office, and Healthcare Facility

January 26, 2022

Sharps Disposal Safety for The Home, Office, and Healthcare Facility Sharps Disposal Safety for The Home, Office, and Healthcare Facility. Disposing of needles and other medical sharps can be a big concern for those who use or administer them whether it’s at home, the office, or in a healthcare setting. It is against the law […]

 
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Tips for Disposing of Sharps Containers

December 28, 2021

Tips for Disposing of Sharps Containers Tips for Disposing of Sharps Containers, What to Know Regarding Infectious Waste Disposal. Tips for Disposing of Sharps Containers. Infectious waste disposal is important to protect healthcare workers, patients, the public, and the environment. Sharps containers are used to dispose of needles and other sharp objects safely. Improper disposal […]

 
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Sharps Container Disposal: The 5 Best Practices to Follow

November 23, 2021

Sharps Container Disposal: The 5 Best Practices to Follow Sharps Container Disposal: The 5 Best Practices to Follow. Disposing of sharps in an appropriate container is important for healthcare workers to reduce the risk of contamination, puncture injuries, and disease transmission. However, there are so many different types of containers on the market that it […]

 
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Sharps Waste Management: Protecting the Environment and Your Employees

November 3, 2021

Sharps Waste Management: Protecting the Environment and Your Employees Sharps Waste Management: Protecting the Environment and Your Employees. The American Nurses Association reports that between 600,000 and 800,000 needlestick and other percutaneous injuries occur annually to health care workers. Healthcare facilities and home health-care agencies are especially vulnerable to sharp waste because needles and other […]

 
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How To Handle and Dispose of Your Sharps Waste

October 27, 2021

How To Handle and Dispose of Your Sharps Waste How To Handle and Dispose of Your Sharps Waste. Sharps waste, also called “sharps”, are used needles, syringes, and lancets. They can contain blood or other body fluids that can transmit HIV, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and other bloodborne diseases. To avoid exposure to these dangerous […]

 
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