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How Medical Cleaning Services May Be Killing Your Practice

Posted by Chris Stathakis on Wed, Aug 08, 2012 @ 07:07 AM

medical-cleaning-servicesIf you are reading this because you are concerned about how your medical office cleaning service affects the heath of your patients, then you’ve come to the right place. We believe that the performance of medical cleaning services is just as vital to a medical practice as its doctors and nurses are.

Safe and thorough cleaning of a medical office is essential. As you know, germs thrive in a dirty environment. Often times exam rooms and restrooms that appear clean are improperly sanitized, allowing diseases to cultivate under the radar. If medical cleaning isn’t being done properly, your practice is well on its way to developing the bad reputation as the doctor’s office that makes everyone—your patients and employees—sick.

While asking your employees (such as nurses or receptionists) to perform medical cleaning services for you may cut costs, it also cuts corners and puts employees, patients, and your practice at risk.
For one, employees resent taking time out of their busy schedule to clean. As a result they’ll do a second-rate job, quickly polishing surfaces and sweeping under the rug.

Secondly, if an employee isn’t trained in medical cleaning services like the professionals are then they are most likely using the wrong products on the wrong surfaces and spreading bacteria all around the place through their improper, sloppy cleaning techniques. In a medical environment, this absolutely shouldn’t happen.

Outsourcing with reputable and professional medical cleaning services is the best way to ensure that your practice is clean, sanitized, and a place where people come to get well. Hygienic conditions are a must in a medical setting. Contamination due to substandard cleaning leads to serious consequences.
Medical cleaning services ensure that no germs are inadvertently spread due to improper cleaning. Sterilized items stay sterilized and no corners are cut when you entrust the job to professional medical office cleaning services. Professional medical cleaning services train all their employees well, especially in the art of cleaning sensitive areas such as a medical environment.

In addition to the benefit of a properly cleaned medical practice, the burden on your employees to do the extra job will be lifted. This allows them to concentrate solely on their jobs. In turn, this leads to a greater employee moral, and an increased level of overall care to your patients. Allow your medical practice to thrive by keeping it clean and sanitized by entrusting the job to professional medical cleaning services. 

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