National Healthcare Environmental Services & Housekeeping Week is Sept.
The good news is that an increasing number of hospitals are becoming aware of the role that contaminated environmental surfaces play in the transmission of pathogenic organisms.
A series of personnel changes and a few twists of fate landed Karen Martin, RN, BS, HPN, MPH, CIC, directly in the middle of the intersection where infection prevention and environmental services meet.
The American Society for Healthcare Environmental Services (ASHES) of the American Hospital Association (AHA) and the Clorox Company announced today the addition of the Excellence in Safety and Quality Improvement in Environmental Service
CHICAGO -- Conference attendees from the American Society for Healthcare Environmental Services (ASHES) donated $1,256.94 to the Society of St. Vincent De Paul – San Antonio Chapter (SVDP).
The American Society for Healthcare Environmental Services (ASHES) has presented its 2008 Phoenix Award to Thomas Fitzgerald III, assistant healthcare system director for the VA Palo Alto Health Care System in
Environmental Services Week is Sept.
In these days of increased environmental awareness, more healthcare workers want to reduce waste.
In this new year, more central service (CS) community members will become familiar with two sterilization standards that were updated in late 2006, and will also find help from another update that is expected any time in January 2008.