The Wash Cycle

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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

National Handwashing Awareness Week

DECEMBER 4-10, 2017   Each December the U.S. celebrates National Handwashing Awareness Week to educate children, parents, caregivers, healthcare professionals and educators on the merits of washing your hands with soap and water. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, washing your hands with soap and water is one of the best […]

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  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • September 29, 2017

November is National Family Caregivers Month

According to a joint 2015 report conducted by the National Alliance for Caregiving and AARP, about 34.2 million Americans have provided unpaid care to an adult age 50 or older. With a growing aging population and advances in healthcare that extend life expectancy, estimates provided by Opinion Research Corporation suggest that the number of caregivers […]

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promoting Ambulatory Surgery Centers
  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • August 7, 2017

National Ambulatory Surgery Center Week

During National Ambulatory Surgery Center Week, Unitex would like to congratulate all Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs) and recognize the increasingly important role they play in the changing healthcare environment. According to the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association, ASCs have been providing high-quality, cost-efficient surgical care for millions of Americans for more than 40 years and perform […]

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summer safety blog
  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • July 17, 2017

Summer Safety 2017

As Americans hit the peak of summer travel, there are several ways to keep you and your family safe this summer whether you are “vacationing” or “staycationing”.  Here are some ideas to address common summer safety issues brought to by Unitex and the National Safety Council. Beat the Heat Whether you’re working or playing outside […]

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healthcare linen service
  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • June 21, 2017

Why Your Hospital Should Use A Quality Healthcare Linen Service

Maintaining linens can be difficult for medical facilities. It may take multiple days in order to launder all of the items as a hospital uses. Renting quality healthcare linens allows more time and energy to be spent on doing business rather than taking care of laundry. The laundry service will launder the linens for the […]

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national safety month board
  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • June 9, 2017

JUNE IS NATIONAL SAFETY MONTH

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics 2014 Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries, some 4,821 people die while doing their jobs. That’s more than 13 people a day! Implementing safety measures at work can change these statistics and save lives. That’s why Unitex supports the National Safety Council and thousands of organizations across the country […]

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