Slip and fall accidents are a serious public health problem, especially in the healthcare industry. According to statistics, a large portion of slip and fall victims are hospital patients and residents of long-term care facilities. Slip and fall accidents cost upwards of hundreds of thousands of dollars. They can cause serious injuries, and even death.Details
Download Our Long-Term Care BookletRequest A Free Quote While some residential facilities use in-house laundries as a way to get the job done in a cost-effective way, the truth of the matter is that laundering costs are rising.Details
The U.S. is dealing with one of the most dramatic healthcare shortages in the history of the country. A new report from a global healthcare staffing consultancy found that U.S. medical facilities will need to hire over 2 million new healthcare workers in the next five years in order to keep up with demand, especially…Details
How clean are your medical linens, really? A study published in December 2018 by the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America found that commercial laundering failed to remove Clostridium difficile spores from hospital bed sheets.Details
New Brunswick, NJ, May 2019– For the past 6 years, the team at Unitex has been a major part and supporter of the New Brunswick School Kids Sweep-up Day. During this annual event, 5th graders from various New Brunswick schools removed litter around the school grounds and city streets. This year 1,680 pounds of litter…Details
Managing residential laundry comes not only with a lot of responsibilities but a whole host of challenges unique to residential facility operations. And they can only get increasingly more difficult as your resident population increases!