Eagan, MN Medical
Waste Disposal

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Eagan Medical Waste Disposal Services

Eagan Medical Waste Disposal. Healthcare Waste Management offers convenient, secure medical waste disposal services in  Minnesota. Including: medical waste disposal, infectious waste disposal, biohazard waste disposal, sharps container disposal and secure document shredding. Contact us today for a quick, hassle free, customized quote to fit your needs.

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Medical Waste Disposal

We specialize in the removal of infectious waste from your hospital, medical office or private practice.

Contact Healthcare Waste Management Today to find out how we save you Money for medical waste disposal.

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Compliance Training

Bloodborne pathogens training, Exposure control plans, Required training, Supplies and More.

Healthcare Waste Management is here to answer all of your questions about the training required by your facility.

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Sharps Container Disposal

Healthcare Waste Management is the perfect partner to help with your sharps disposal needs. 

No customer is too big or small for us to help with your safe disposal of needles and sharps. Contact Us Today!

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RCRA & Pharma Waste

Pharmaceutical waste disposal is becoming one of the most important aspects of environmental services.

Healthcare Waste Management can help your facility manage all of your RCRA and pharmaceutical waste. Call Today. 

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Document Destruction

To stay within compliance of the increased government regulations, we provide secure paper shredding for your facility or business. 

Our drivers come to your location to set you up with secure locking cabinets or large document carts for safe storage until removal.

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Biohazard Supplies

From Biohazard Boxes & Bins to our replacement sharps container program. We have everything you need. 

In an effort to help our customers better utilize their time, we offer direct supplies delivery at the same time as scheduled services.

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We service all of Minnesota for your medical waste and biohazard waste disposal needs. Contact Healthcare Waste Management today for a quick medical waste disposal disposal quote. You can reach us at 888-427-5797. 

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Eagan, MN Medical Waste Disposal

Heathcare Waste Management provides medical waste disposal service to Eagan, Minnesota. Our services include medical waste disposal eagan minnesotainfectious waste, biohazard, medical and sharps container disposal. We also have an online portal for all your safety and compliance training, whether that is bloodborne pathogen certificates or HIPAA training. Our portal has everything you need to keep track of the required training and certificates for your employees as well as your companies required actions like, example exposure control plans and SDS / MSDS tracking and much more. In addition, we provide secure document destruction services to Eagan, MN.

Cost Efficient Service by HWM

There are a number of ways we save you money from our state-of-the-art routing system to ensure of trucks are taking the most efficient routes, while limiting our impact on the environment. One of our biggest differentiators is we own the entire process of your medical waste disposal. By doing this just like efficient routes, we can employ an efficient destruction process from start to finish. It may surprise you to find out a lot of companies in this industry do not own the entire process of medical waste disposal. You hire them to do a job only to find out they cannot complete that job without hiring another company, one thing I think we can all agree on is middlemen just drive cost up.  

Eagan, Minnesota

Eagan was established as a farming community and known as the Onion Capital of the U.S.A. A lot of Eagan’s growth came in around 1980 with the expansion of Highway 77 and the final completion of interstate 35E the freeway section southbound from Minnesota State Highway 110. Eagan has a long history with some major corporations, Reuters, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Coca-Cola, UPS and it is even home to the Minnesota Vikings.

Healthcare Systems

Eagan, MN is like many other towns and cities in Minnesota with top notch healthcare systems like Alliance Health Care or M Health Fairview just to name a few. At Healthcare Waste Management we service small and large generators of medical waste alike, we offer the same great service and price no matter the size of your practice. We are here to help call today for a custom quote to fit your practices needs.  

Eagan, MN Benefits of Using Healthcare Waste Management Services

As the name suggest we are a complete management team of your healthcare medical, biohazard, sharps and other wastes that is regulated. From pickup to destruction, we are the only company that handles your waste.

  1. We own the waste from pickup to destruction, no middleman, means no hidden cost.
  2. Our state-of-the-art processing plants ensure the waste is disposed of as quickly and effectively as possible, with minimum impact to the environment.
  3. With us it is our drivers, our trucks, our processing plants and our insurance. You can imagine the insurance one must have when they own their own processing plants.

Eagan, MN About

Eagan is a city in Dakota County, Minnesota, United States. The city is south of Saint Paul and lies on the south bank of the Minnesota River, upstream from the confluence with the Mississippi River. Eagan and nearby suburbs form the southern portion of Minneapolis-St. Paul. The population of Eagan was 64,206 at the 2010 census and ranked as Minnesota's 11th largest city. The sixth largest suburb in the metro area, Eagan is predominantly a commuter town for Minneapolis and Saint Paul.

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Eagan, MN Resources

The City of Eagan

https://www.cityofeagan.com
3830 Pilot Knob Rd.
Eagan, Minnesota 55122
(651) 675-5000

Eagan Fire Department

https://www.cityofeagan.com/station-locations
4200 Blackhawk Road
Eagan, Minnesota 55122
(651) 675-5900

Eagan Community Center

https://www.cityofeagan.com/eagan-community-center-activities-and-events
1501 Central Parkway
Eagan, Minnesota 55121
(651) 675-5550

Eagan Chamber of Commerce

https://www.dcrchamber.com
3352 Sherman Ct STE 201
Eagan, Minnesota 55121
(651) 452-9872

Allina Health Eagan Clinic

https://account.allinahealth.org/locations/60
1110 Yankee Doodle Rd
Eagan, Minnesota 55121
(651) 454-3970

M Health Fairview Clinic

https://www.fairview.org/Locations/Fairview-Clinics-Eagan
3305 Central Park Village Dr
Eagan, Minnesota 55121
651-406-8860

Eagan, MN Interesting Information

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 33.43 square miles, of which 31.12 square miles is land and 2.31 square miles is water. Interstate Highway 35E, Interstate Highway 494, Minnesota Highways 13, 55, 77, and 149 are six of Eagan's main routes. The Eagan Core Greenway is an ongoing project to preserve Eagan's environmentally sensitive green space, with emphasis on Patrick Eagan Park and a two-mile greenway connecting the park with Lebanon Hills Regional Park.

 

 

Eagan, MN Medical Waste FAQ and Related Searches

What is Medical Waste?

Medical waste is healthcare trash that contains infectious or potentially infectious items. It can come from hospitals, medical clinics, veterinary offices, dental clinics, research facilities, or medical laboratories. It can contain blood or other bodily fluids, or it can appear benign, like gloves or gowns.

According to the Medical Waste Tracking Act of 1988, it’s defined as any waste created during treatment, testing, immunization, research, or diagnosis of human beings and animals. Examples include sharps like scalpels or needles, tissue, fluids, glassware, swabs, culture dishes, or bandages.

 

What are some Examples of Medical Waste?
  • Expired vaccines
  • Tissue from humans or animals
  • Gowns, gloves, or gauze that may have blood on them
  • Waste from rooms of patients with infectious diseases
  • Needles, scalpels, and broken glass used in procedures
  • Laboratory cultures, stocks, and contaminated culture paraphernalia
  • Bedding from infected animals 
What are the types of medical waste?

The WHO identifies the 8 categories of medical waste as:

  • Infectious waste
  • Sharps waste
  • Pathological waste
  • Chemical waste
  • Cytotoxic waste
  • Pharmaceutical waste
  • Radioactive waste
  • Nonhazardous general waste

Those types cover all the potential varieties and sources of regulated and non-regulated healthcare waste.

Who generates medical waste?

You know hospitals and doctor’s offices create medical waste. But blood banks, dental clinics, and urgent care clinics create it too. Pharmacies, veterinary clinics, medical testing labs, research labs, nursing homes, hotels where patients stay, and funeral homes also create regulated waste.

Even an office building can generate biohazardous waste. Why? Because if someone gets a nosebleed at work and uses a tissue to stop it, they’ve created regulated waste. There was a hotel in Boston, next door to Mass General Hospital, was fined twice for medical waste violations from hotel guests.

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Medical Waste Disposal Service Area

Healthcare Waste Management services the entire state of Minnesota including the following cities: Minneapolis, St. Paul, Duluth, Rochester, St. Cloud, Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, Plymouth, Maple Grove, Woodbury, Eagan, Blaine, Eden Prairie, Lakeville, Coon Rapids, Mankato, Burnsville, Minnetonka, Apple Valley, Edina for medical waste and related services.

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