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Looking for tips and advice for waste disposal and compliancy? Find the latest news and information about biohazarous waste, HIPAA, OSHA and more from the Stericycle blog.

Healthcare Solutions 03 June, 2016

Proactive waste stream strategies now a top healthcare priority

Healthcare leaders remain keenly aware that regulatory agencies can and are evaluating every facility within a system using criteria specified to its size or type.

Healthcare Solutions 14 January, 2016

Multiple Ways to Maximize Waste Stream Safety and Compliance

By Rich D’Addario, Corporate Vice President Recently an article, “Minimize Risk: More than 27 Ways to Ensure Multiple Waste Streams are Safe and Compliant” was published in Executive Insights.

Healthcare Solutions 16 November, 2015

Responsible Leadership for Pharmaceutical Waste Co

A recent report highlighted a small medical center in the Northeast being fined for failing to identify certain pharmaceutical wastes as hazardous and properly disposing of this waste.

Healthcare Solutions 19 August, 2015

Leveraging Technology to Ensure Reliable Hazardous Drug Disposal

It seems like the impact of pharmaceutical waste on the environment hits the news every day, and your healthcare employees and community members are becoming more aware of these issues as well.

Healthcare Solutions 27 May, 2015

Ensure Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs

The Environmental Protection Agency regulates hazardous chemicals through the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).

Healthcare Solutions 22 May, 2015

5 Steps Hospital CEOs Can Take to Minimize Risk Through Partnerships

Leading a healthcare system means balancing risks and rewards.

Healthcare Solutions 16 February, 2015

Minimizing Risk Is Top of Every Great Leader’s Mind

Hospital leadership and its teams are focused on cost management and risk-reduction strategies while also juggling government mandates, patient safety and quality.

Healthcare Solutions 24 January, 2014

5 Questions to Ask About Legal Pharmaceutical Disposal

Properly disposing of pharmaceutical waste is the law!