Environmental Services

Gould promoted at East Ridge

Gould promoted at East Ridge

Ken Gould is the new director of community operations for East Ridge at Cutler Bay in Florida.

New weather and environmental meter introduced

New weather and environmental meter introduced

Nielsen-Kellerman has announced the upcoming release of the Kestrel DROP® Wireless Environmental Data Loggers, which connect via Bluetooth® Smart to a user's iPhone, iPod or iPad to view, log and chart captured environmental data.

PDI announces new pail

PDI announces new pail

PDI's new Sani-Cloth® Pail and Refill format for Sani-Cloth® Bleach and Sani-Cloth® AF3 Germicidal Disposable Wipes is designed to meet needs of environmental services, the company announced.

Getting the right fit

Getting the right fit

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LTC laundry operations handle thousands of items each week; operations have to be right-sized to protect linens and machines — and the bottom line

C. diff and related deaths far more prevalent than government data suggests: report

C. diff and related deaths far more prevalent than government data suggests: report

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Clostridium difficile transmission and mortality rates are far higher in nursing homes and other healthcare settings than the most recent government statistics suggest, an investigation has found.