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incentives for nurses
  • By Unitex
  • May 1, 2018

The Nursing Shortage: What Incentives For Nurses Are You Offering?

What do nurses want? What incentives for nurses should you be offering? As we rapidly reach the brink of a huge nursing shortage, more and more medical practices are asking themselves how they can draw nurses in.

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earth day
  • By Unitex
  • April 2, 2018

Earth Day 2018: Green Initiatives

At Unitex, we’re dedicated to protecting the earth. That’s why we’re always looking for ways to make our operations more eco-friendly, from installing energy-efficient light bulbs to recycling the plastics that arrive along with our textiles.

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how to reduce linen loss
  • By Unitex
  • March 1, 2018

7 Ways to Reduce Linen Loss and Save Money

Not a reader? Watch our video on linen loss! Linen loss is a huge issue in the healthcare industry. While losing a baby blanket or a towel here and there may not seem like much, it adds up. Linen loss costs the healthcare industry an average of $840 million each year.

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  • By unitex
  • February 1, 2018

Helping Your Patients Overcome Dental Anxiety

Did you know that an estimated 30 to 40 million Americans live with the fear of going to the dentist? This condition, called dental anxiety, has been putting a lot of Americans’ oral health at risk.  

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4 ways hospitals can save money
  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • January 4, 2018

4 Ways Hospitals Can Save Money

Are you still looking for ways to ease up your rising overhead costs? Check out our list of ways hospitals can save money!

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  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • December 7, 2017

How to Celebrate the Holidays With Your Assisted Living Residents

‘Tis the season to be jolly, but for many residents in assisted living facilities, the holiday season may conjure up feelings of sadness and isolation.

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washing scrubs at home
  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • November 16, 2017

Why Washing Scrubs at Home is a Hazardous Health Risk

Should you be leaving the task of cleaning scrubs in the hands of your healthcare employees? Some people say domestic washing can clean scrubs just as well as industrial counterparts. Others aren’t convinced. After all, there is an understandable growing concern because of hospital cross-contamination cases and the rise in number of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. To […]

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  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • October 9, 2017

Why Your Staff Needs Rental Scrubs

It’s impossible to imagine the medical profession without scrubs. In fact, scrubs have become so iconic that they inspired their own TV series. There’s no surprise here, though. Scrubs are designed to make life and work so much easier for the working medical professional. How, you may ask? Here are some of the benefits of […]

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  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • October 2, 2017

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and a chance to raise awareness about the importance of early detection and treatment options for breast cancer. While the pink ribbon, the symbol of breast cancer awareness, has increased public awareness, advocates say, “There’s more to breast cancer awareness than just wearing pink,” and are reminding women […]

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  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • September 29, 2017

December is Safe Toys and Gifts Month

Happy holidays! With the gift-giving seasons of Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa, December is the ideal time for Safe Toys and Gifts Month. Created by consumer group Prevent Blindness Texas to encourage thoughtful consideration of the holiday toys and gifts, the group suggests that people should more thoughtfully consider the age and individual skills of the […]

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