Cincinnati, OH Medical
Waste Disposal

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Cincinnati Medical Waste Disposal Services

Cincinnati Medical Waste Disposal. Healthcare Waste Management offers convenient, secure medical waste disposal services in Ohio. Including: biohazard waste disposal, medical waste disposal, infectious waste disposal, sharps disposal and compliance training plus, secure document shredding. Contact us today for a quick, customized quote to fit your facilities needs.

biohazard waste

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

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

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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Healthcare Waste Management, Inc. services all of Ohio for your biohazard waste and medical 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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Medical Waste Disposal Cincinnati

Cincinnati is home to many top-notch healthcare systems like Good Samaritan, Mercy Health and Shriners just to name a few. Many private practices and national systems have the need for medical waste disposal services in Medical Waste Disposal Cincinnati OhioCincinnati. Medical waste itself has changed in 2020 with the coronavirus, the requirements are relatively the same, it has always been hazardous to one’s health but the waste is growing and the need for a professional medical waste management company is more important now than ever.

Safety is a concern these days, it has always been a concern but when hauling potentially infectious materials, that could have come in contact with the coronavirus, it is essential there is not any cross-contamination. We train our employees how to safely handle and haul medical waste so cross contamination is never a concern. When picking up from multiple facilities during a day’s route, you never want waste from any stop contaminating another stop. We have safe handling practices in place, so this does not happen.

At Healthcare Waste Management we provide complete management of your medical waste streams, meaning we directly employ the drivers, we train the drivers and we own the trucks that haul the waste. Most companies would stop here but Healthcare Waste Management also owns the processing plants that treat your medical waste; thus, we offer cradle to grave management of your medical waste. By owning the processing plants this cuts out a middleman most companies must include in their pricing to you, not with us, one company, cost effective pricing.

Call Healthcare Waste Management today. Our tag line is “Reducing Waste, Risk & Cost” we have invested in our company to provide with the best possible services at the most economical pricing. You can contact us directly by calling or fill out our free quote form and a representative will contact you within minutes. You can find the form here https://www.hwmusa.com/free-quote-core/

Cincinnati, OH 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.

Cincinnati, OH About

Cincinnati is a major city in the U.S. state of Ohio and is the government seat of Hamilton County. Settled in 1788, the city is located at the northern side of the confluence of the Licking and Ohio rivers, the latter of which marks the state line with Kentucky. With a city population estimated at 302,605, Cincinnati is the third-largest city in Ohio and 65th in the United States. Cincinnati is within a day's drive of 49.70% of the United States populace, ranking it as fourth in the list of metro areas with the largest population base within one day’s drive time.

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Cincinnati, OH Resources

Cincinnati City Hall

https://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/cityofcincinnati/
801 Plum St
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
(513) 591-6000

Cincinnati Fire Department

https://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/fire/
2731 Erie Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio 45208
(513) 352-6220

Cincinnati Police Department

https://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/police/
310 Ezzard Charles Dr
Cincinnati, Ohio 45214
(513) 765-1212

Cincinnati Health Department

https://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/health/
3101 Burnet Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio 45229
(513) 357-7200

Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber

https://www.cincinnatichamber.com
3 E 4th St
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
(513) 579-3111

Good Samaritan Hospital

https://www.trihealth.com/hospitals-and-practices/good-samaritan-hospital
375 Dixmyth Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio 45220
(513) 862-1400

Cincinnati, OH Interesting Information

Cincinnati is home to three major sports teams: the Cincinnati Reds of Major League Baseball; the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League; and FC Cincinnati of Major League Soccer. In the late 1800s, Cincinnati was commonly referred to as the "Paris of America", due mainly to such ambitious architectural projects as the Music Hall, Cincinnatian Hotel, and Shillito Department Store. Cincinnati is the birthplace of William Howard Taft, the 27th President of the United States.

Cincinnati, OH 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.

Medical Waste Disposal

April 10, 2017

Medical waste, when improperly treated and disposed of, is potentially harmful to others and to the environment. Medical waste is generated in a number of ways but usually as a result of the treatment, immunization, or care of humans or animals. Due to treatment, waste is generated, and that waste could be potentially dangerous or […] Read More

Best Practices in the Medical Waste Disposal Industry

August 11, 2015

If your healthcare practice has medical waste, the law says it’s up to you to figure out how to best dispose of it.  Making sure to exercise proper disposal is a choice that reflects positively on the environment as well as the integrity of your company.  Follow these best practices to safely and efficiently dispose […] Read More

Medical Waste Generation

July 6, 2015

Healthcare Waste Management disposes of medical waste for many different types of facilities.  From hospitals, to dentists, to funeral homes, we deal with different types of waste from a variety of sources.  But just how much medical waste is there?  And where is it coming from? As of 2013, there were approximately one million hospital […] Read More

The Obscurity of Medical Waste in America

June 29, 2015

When it comes to state and federal regulations, things are a bit hazy in labeling a substance as medical waste.  In fact, different terms such as “hospital waste,” “biomedical waste,” and “infectious waste” consistently appear in state and federal laws and guidelines, yet there is currently no set test to determine when a solid waste […] Read More

History of the Medical Waste Tracking Act

June 15, 2015

Proper disposal of bio-medical waste is something Healthcare Waste Management takes very seriously, meeting and exceeding industry regulations and constantly working to make the process as safe and efficient as possible.  Unfortunately not everybody does or has done the same. In 1988, Congress enacted the Medical Waste Tracking Act of 1988, a United States federal […] Read More

Medical Waste Disposal Service Area

Healthcare Waste Management services the entire state of Ohio including the following cities: Cleveland, Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton, Akron, Toledo, Youngstown, Canton, Lorain, Middletown, Springfield, Parma, Newark, Mansfield, Lima, Hamilton, Kettering, Elyria, Lakewood, Cuyahoga Falls for medical waste and related services.

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