Chesterfield Medical Waste Disposal Services
Chesterfield Medical Waste Disposal. Healthcare Waste Management offers convenient, secure medical waste disposal services in Missouri. 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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
We service all of Missouri 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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Chesterfield, MO Medical Waste Disposal
Healthcare Waste Management provides medical waste disposal services including biohazardous, sharps, infectious waste disposal. Along with our medical waste disposal services, we have an online training portal to keep your facility up to date on training and requirements your facility must adhere to like exposure control plans and for your employees bloodborne pathogen training, HIPAA, Hazcom and more. This is a single place that you can access anywhere there is an internet connection. For employers the Admin view gives you an overview of all the training, completed or required per employee, you can setup reminders and for the company it will house, exposure control plans, SDS / MSDS and much more. This is designed to keep your company and employees safe and properly trained per local, state and federal regulations. Another one of our services is secure document shredding services and product destruction services.
How We Save You Money
When looking for medical waste disposal services one main theme you will see carried out by many companies is “savings” really, we are no different this section is called “How we Save You Money” but unlike most every other company, we will tell you how we save you money. The reason we are able to offer savings is because we own the entire process of your medical waste disposal. Our company directly employs the drivers that come to your facility, we own and insure the trucks that haul your waste and we own the processing plants that destroy your medical waste. We are a healthcare Waste Management company and in order to provide the best possible service at the best possible pricing, we knew early on we had to own the entire process (most companies don’t) today, we have processed over 15.5 million pounds of medical waste at our plants.
For a lot of years Chesterfield was an all inclusive name for a vast unincorporated western Saint Louis, called West County by metro area residents. This area includes the historical communities of Bellefontaine, the town of Lake (once called Hog Hollow), Monarch and Bonhomme. Chesterfield is no stranger to mother nature and some man-made dangers including the levee that protected the area of Gumbo Flats. This levee failed in 1993 causing the entire town to evacuate. In 1967 there was a violent F4 tornado that tore a 21-mile path through the area.
With healthcare systems like St. Luke's Hospital on Woods Mill road and Mercy Rehabilitation Hospital located in the heart of Chesterfield, there is no doubt you will find the right healthcare provider. Just like the healthcare options there are options when it comes to medical waste disposal. At Healthcare Waste Management we provide medical waste disposal services for any size facility, large generators of medical waste to single practices. We will provide a custom quote to fit your facilities needs, call us today, we are always ready to help in any way we can.
Chesterfield, MO 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.
- We own the waste from pickup to destruction, no middleman, means no hidden cost.
- 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.
- 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.
Chesterfield, MO About
Chesterfield is a city in St. Louis County, Missouri, United States, and a western suburb of St. Louis. As of the 2010 census, the population was 47,484, making it the state's fourteenth-largest city. The broader valley of Chesterfield was originally referred to as "Gumbo Flats", derived from its soil, which though very rich and silty, became like a gumbo when wet.
Chesterfield, MO Resources
Chesterfield, MO Interesting Information
Chesterfield is located approximately 25 miles west of St. Louis. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 33.52 square miles, of which 31.78 square miles is land and 1.74 square miles is water. Portions of Chesterfield are in the floodplain of the Missouri River, now known as Chesterfield Valley, formerly as Gumbo Flats. This area was submerged during the Great Flood of 1993; higher levees built since then have led to extensive commercial development in the valley. Chesterfield Valley is the location of Spirit of St. Louis Airport, used for corporate aviation, as well as the longest outdoor strip mall in America.
Chesterfield, MO Medical Waste FAQ and Related Searches
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.
- 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
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.
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 Missouri including the following cities: St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia, Independence, Lee's Summit, O'Fallon, Joplin, St. Joseph, St. Charles, Jefferson City, St. Peters, Blue Springs, Cape Girardeau, Florissant, Chesterfield, Farmington, Wentzville, Oakville, Wildwood for medical waste and related services.
Reviews From Our Customers
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"You guys are great to work with, always helpful when I call or need help. Thank you"
"Cheap & good medical waste removal company. The staff is great and the pick-up is always on time. Thank you!"