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Are cell phones hazardous to the patient?

Grabbing for a cell phone is something people do multiple times every day…but at what cost to the patient? This article takes a look at infection transmittal via cell phones…take a look and think twice before you grab for your cell phone! Click here to read the full article.

Seven Best Practices For Cleaning Healthcare Textiles (HCT)

The Journal of Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology recently published seven best practices to achieve and maintain hygienic and clean quality healthcare fabrics and textiles. Hospitals have enough concerns taking care of patients, worrying about reimbursements, and complying with accreditation standards.

Economy Linen has been in the laundry business since 1931 and added a dedicated healthcare division in 1983. We have serviced hospitals with 10 beds to those with over 900 beds. We are accredited by the Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council as well as Hygienically Clean Certified by the Textile Rental Services Association. Hospitals are in the business of taking care of patients and we are in the business of taking care of laundry. Contact us today for a free audit by clicking here.

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