West Allis, WI Medical
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West Allis Medical Waste Disposal Services

West Allis Medical Waste Disposal. Healthcare Waste Management offers convenient, secure medical waste disposal services in  Wisconsin. 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 Wisconsin 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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West Allis Medical Waste Disposal

Healthcare Waste Management, Inc. services West Allis, Wisconsin for biohazard, infectious and medical waste medical waste disposal west allisdisposal. Whether you are a small single practice or part of a large hospital or practice group we have solutions for your medical waste disposal needs.

How Healthcare Waste Management Saves You Money

At Healthcare Waste Management we own the disposal process from start to finish. That means it is our employees that come into your facility, our trucks and our processing plants that destroy your medical waste. You may think that is the process for everyone but that simply is not the case, more times than not, medical waste companies do not own treatment plants. Often, it may not even be their direct employees that pick up your waste.  

As with any process, the more companies involved, the more something is going to cost. If you can buy direct from the supplier or wholesale so to speak, that is where you often find the best deals. Biohazardous waste is no different. Healthcare Waste Management owns the entire process, our trucks, our drivers and our processing plants. Call today and get a quote directly from the supplier.

West Allis, Wisconsin

The city got its name from Edward P. Allis who owned The Allis Company which became Allis-Chalmers in the early 1900’s they built a large new manufacturing plant west of its existing plant. At the time that area was called North Greenfield. With the building of the new western Allis plant, the area was incorporated as the village of West Allis and then in 1906 it became a city. Often, companies name themselves after the city or county they operate in. Winnebago RV is a good example; it is in Iowa and is named after the County where they operate. As far as West Allis, it is one of the few times you will hear a city being named after a company.

Healthcare Systems

West Allis being just west of Milwaukee has all the healthcare systems one comes to expect from a large national city. Names like Aurora, Ascensions, Froedtert are all options in West Allis for your healthcare needs. It is also home to many great practices and specialty practices that are both privately and corporate owned. No matter your preference you will have plenty of options in West Allis.

West Allis, WI 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.

West Allis, WI About

West Allis is a city in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States. A suburb of Milwaukee, it is part of the Milwaukee metropolitan area. The population was 60,411 at the 2010 census.

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West Allis, WI Resources

West Allis City Hall

https://www.westalliswi.gov/Facilities/Facility/Details/City-Hall-2
7525 W Greenfield Ave
West Allis, Wisconsin 53214
(414) 302-8200

West Allis Fire Administration

https://www.westalliswi.gov/Facilities/Facility/Details/Fire-Administration-8
7332 W. National Ave.
West Allis, Wisconsin 53214
(414) 302-8900

West Allis Health Department

https://www.westalliswi.gov/Facilities/Facility/Details/Health-Department-5
7120 W. National Avenue
West Allis, Wisconsin 53214
(414) 302-8600

West Allis Police Department

https://www.westalliswi.gov/Facilities/Facility/Details/Police-Department-7
11301 W. Lincoln Ave
West Allis, Wisconsin 53227
(414) 302-8000

West Allis Public Works

https://www.westalliswi.gov/Facilities/Facility/Details/Public-Works-Municipal-Yard-13
6300 W McGeoch Ave
West Allis, Wisconsin 53219
(414) 302-8888

Aurora West Allis Medical Center

https://www.aurorahealthcare.org/locations/hospital/aurora-west-allis-medical-center
8901 W Lincoln Ave
West Allis, Wisconsin 53227
(414) 328-6000

West Allis, WI Interesting Information

West Allis is located at 43°0′29″N 88°1′6″W (43.00, −88.02). The upper courses of the Root and Kinnickinnic Rivers flow through the city. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 11.41 square miles, of which, 11.39 square miles is land and 0.02 square miles is water.

 

 

West Allis, WI 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 Wisconsin including the following cities: Milwaukee, Madison, Appleton, Green Bay, Racine, Kenosha, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Oshkosh, Wausau, Waukesha, Janesville, Sheboygan, West Bend, Beloit, West Allis, Fond du Lac, Wauwatosa, Manitowoc and Stevens Point for medical waste and related services.

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