Your Facility’s Environment of Care

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A thorough cleaning regiment within your Environment of Care (EOC) ensures proper microbe and disease remediation for the safety of employees, and most importantly of patients. A hospital or healthcare environment is unique in the respect that it houses people with compromised health, while also housing potentially deadly diseases and microbes in proximity, and often… Read more »

Hospital Equipment Maintenance Management Tips

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From scheduling nurses to keeping track of patients to making sure equipment is working when and where it needs to be, there are a lot of moving pieces to keep track of in a hospital. That is why it is crucial to stay organized and have a method in place to make sure everything is… Read more »

Recognized and Recommended

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Bringing a hospital environment from clean to super-clean gives your doctors and patients every reason to recommend your hospital. A comprehensive clean in your facility can have an impact on more than just your equipment performance. Through our experience, staff members have reported increased pride in their workplace and a sense of collaboration, as they… Read more »

EquipSystems In The News

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Feel free to click the links below to read press on EquipSystems. How Low-Level Disinfection Prevents HAIs, Failed Inspections and Morale Issues_ 8 Points From EquipSystems’ Carl Runge and Chris Wilkerson   Healthcare Purchasing News 2012 Infection Prevention Services  

Detail Cleaning can Build Teamwork – By Naida Grunden

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  Bringing a hospital environment from clean to super-clean creates a number of advantages: some of them are obvious, others are more subtle. According to Michael T. Kennedy, Regional Manager for a New England-based hospital cleaning service, one unexpected result of contracting with EquipSystems for a detailed cleaning at a Massachusetts hospital was an increased… Read more »

That Third “S” – By Naida Grunden

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  Hospital staff members who are conversant with Toyota-based Lean philosophy understand the power of the exercise called 5S. This disciplined approach to organization helps workers transform their often-chaotic work areas into useful spaces, and their tools, equipment and inventory always at the ready. 5S is intended to reduce waste, in the form of time… Read more »