Environmental Services - June 2019

NHS hospital cleaners will also be feeding patients

NHS staff will switch from one task to another while wearing the same clothes


How to validate a cleanroom cleaning regime

How you validate is just as important as how you clean


Unsanitary conditions at Calif VA Center linked to rise in infections

Office of Inspector General report faults lack of environmental servicestraining


Finding the next generation of cleaning managers

How do you know if people in your organization with leadership potential are developing?


Heroes of Infection Prevention Award winners announced

Award honors infection preventionists who have helped to reduce infection, raise awareness, and improve the health and well-being of patients, healthcare workers, and the public


N.J. seeks new infection protections for healthcare facilities

Viral outbreak at a Wanaque pediatric facility contributed to 11 deaths and some three dozen illnesses


Improving EVS management and technology can improve workflow

Productivity can suffer if staff are not identifying solutions on how to accomplish their tasks


Hospital salaries: From environmental services to the CEO

There are 73,250 janitors and cleaners employed in hospitals


Cancer patient's room infested with bed bugs at Detroit Hospital

Hospital said the bugs were from someone's infested clothing left behind


Outsourcing EVS for rural hospitals

Cost, staffing, process integration, compliance, reporting… all were concerns as they explored outsourcing options


NYU student goes from janitor to nursing school grad

Baez's goal is to become a critical care nurse in the intensive care unit


Environmental services' morale sometimes suffers on the job

Lifting staff morale goes a long way toward improving productivity



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