Wentzville, MO Medical
Waste Disposal

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Wentzville Medical Waste Disposal Services

Wentzville 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.

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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

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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pharmaceutical waste

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 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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Wentzville, MO Medical Waste Disposal

At healthcare Waste Management we provide medical, biohazard, infectious and sharps container disposal services medical waste disposal wentzville missourito industries that require the service. From large hospitals to single practices, veterinary clinics and practice groups. Whatever your need is we have a solution to fit it, we build our quotes and services around your facilities needs. We also provide an online safety compliance portal that will make it easy to keep your staff trained from HIPAA to Hazcom it has everything you will need for your employees and your company. If your facility requires secure HIPAA compliant document destruction, we provide paper, document and product destruction services.

How We Save You Money

In the medical waste disposal industry most companies are setup as haulers, meaning they simply haul your medical waste from your facility to a processing plant that destroys your medical waste. At Healthcare Waste Management we understood in order to provide first class service, we couldn’t rely on another company to pick up your waste, haul your waste or destroy your waste. We strive to give our customers the best possible service with the most competitive pricing and in order to do that we had to own the entire process of your medical waste disposal. That is the reason we directly employ the drivers that come to your facility, why we own the trucks that pickup your waste and why we own the processing plants that destroy your waste. We believe a medical waste disposal company should be able to do the job you hire them for, without adding cost by enlisting another company to perform one or more of the tasks associated with completing the job.

Wentzville, Missouri

Wentzville  got its name from the chief engineer of the Northern Missouri Railroad his name was Erasmus Livingston Wentz, it wasn’t uncommon in those days to add ‘ville’ to a last name to create a city name thus Wentzville was born, the Wentzville  post office has been in operation since 1859. Wentzville is the location of the first Vietnam Veterans Memorial in the United States. It began as a tree of lights to help raise money in 1967 to send gifts to active servicemen, but later evolved by 1984 to a carved eagle atop a pillar of granite. It has become a regular stop in the national "Run for the Wall" trip for veterans.

Healthcare Systems

Wentzville is located northwest of Saint Louis and the area has access to quality healthcare systems across the region. From SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital to Mercy Healthcare you will be able to find a solution for whatever needs you may have. Healthcare Waste Management has solutions for every practice type from single facilities to large hospital settings we have a custom solution to fit your needs. Call today, we are always ready to help in whatever capacity we can.

Wentzville, 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.

  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.

Wentzville, MO About

Wentzville is a suburb of St. Louis that is in western St. Charles County, Missouri, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 29,070. Population estimates in 2018 have placed the city's population at 41,164, making it the 16th largest city in Missouri. Wentzville was the fastest growing city in Missouri between 2000 and 2010 by percentage increased, and population estimates since 2010 indicate that Wentzville is on track to continue as the state's fastest growing city for a second consecutive decade. As the site of the Rotary Park, Wentzville is host to the St. Charles County Fair and the St. Louis Renaissance Festival.

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Wentzville, MO Resources

The City of Wentzville

https://www.wentzvillemo.org
1001 Schroeder Creek Blvd
Wentzville, Missouri 63385
(636) 327-5101

Wentzville Police Department

https://www.wentzvillemo.org/departments/police/index.php
1019 Schroeder Creek Blvd
Wentzville, Missouri 63385
(636) 327-5105

Wentzville Fire House

https://wentzvillefire.org
99 Whisper Creek Dr
Wentzville, Missouri 63385
(636) 327-6239

SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital

https://www.ssmhealth.com/locations/st-joseph-hospital-wentzville
500 Medical Dr
Wentzville, Missouri 63385
(636) 327-1100

Chamber of Commerce

https://gowscc.com
113 E Pearce Blvd
Wentzville, Missouri 63385
(636) 327-6914

Precision Medical Supply

https://precisionmedicalsupplies.com/
107 Creekside Office Dr
Wentzville, Missouri 63385
(314) 608-2932

Wentzville, MO Interesting Information

Wentzville is located at 38°48'58" North, 90°51'26" West (38.816010, −90.857198). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 19.98 square miles, of which 19.96 square miles is land and 0.02 square miles is water. The city's major employer is General Motors which has a full size van assembly plant located there, called Wentzville Assembly.

Wentzville, MO 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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