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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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mens health month
  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • June 9, 2017

JUNE IS MEN’S HEALTH MONTH

According to the non-profit, First Things First, “involvement of a father or a positive male role model has profound effects on children. Father-child interaction promotes a child’s physical well-being, perceptual ability, and competency for relating with others. These children also demonstrate greater ability to take initiative and evidence self-control.”   In honor of Father’s Day, […]

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prepare surgery center medical linen service summer
  • By unitex
  • May 20, 2017

How Is Your Surgery Center Prepping for The Summer Heat?

There are many changes happening during the summer months. The heat and humidity during the summer may, unfortunately, encourage an increase in bacteria growth. To prepare for the summer heat, there are many cleaning and disinfecting procedures to take part in. Many hospitals notice an influx of patients arriving in the summer due to athlete’s […]

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operating with medical advances
  • By unitex
  • April 14, 2017

Medical Advances in 2017

There have been a variety of medical advances in the past couple years. Cleveland Clinic has announced the 17 top medical advances in their medical innovations summit. Below are 10 medical innovations that they have discussed: Using the microbiome to prevent, diagnose and treat disease Diabetes drugs that reduce cardiovascular disease and death Cellular immunotherapy […]

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radiology office and epuipment
  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • March 10, 2017

Radiology | What’s Covered and How We Can Help Radiology Clinics

How We Can Help Radiology Clinics with Medical Linen, Lab Coats, Patient Gowns, and Scrubs Radiologists are medical specialists with skills in medical technology. With this specialized medical field, radiologists require high-quality linen and uniform service for their medical facilities. Radiologists monitor certain diseases and are able to diagnose and predict outcomes for the diseases. […]

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linen service napkins
  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • February 4, 2017

Why Hiring a Certified Linen Service is Important

Here at Unitex, we take pride in our certifications and badges of honor. We are certified with eight different accreditations. When deciding on a new linen service, certifications are something to take note of. They are a sense of security and guarantee quality for the price you are paying.   Unitex is certified in a […]

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  • By unitex
  • January 23, 2017

Documenting Processes: The Selling Points for Doing the Thing Most People Never Want to Do!

By Michael Lang We all know why it’s important to have a process for how we do our work: it allows us to judge performance, assign roles, and predict results. But what about documenting one? Can documenting a process help us to improve our performance? The simple answer is: Absolutely! Effective process documentation establishes step-by-step […]

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  • By unitex
  • January 5, 2017

You’ll Be Surprised How Green a Laundry Plant Can Be!

At Unitex, our typical laundry facility processes over a million pounds of healthcare laundry per week. That’s a lot of linen! To meet our production demands day in, day out, and throughout the year, we require heavy-duty systems and a lot of natural resources. But with all those systems using all those resources, you may […]

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flu prevention for winter
  • By Unitex Textile Services
  • January 4, 2017

Flu Prevention Tips for Winter

The flu can be dangerous. In addition to missing work days, you are at risk of getting serious health conditions like asthma and diabetes. By taking extra steps in preventing catching the flu, you are able to avoid spending sick days in bed.   There are some ways that you can avoid catching the flu, […]

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