Specialized Cleaning for Healthcare Facilities
Progressive Building Services has a mission to partner with healthcare professionals to prevent the spread of HAIs / Healthcare Acquired Infections. By creating advanced aseptic techniques PBS is taking the lead on research and innovation, and by continuing to in healthcare cleaning.
What is the Importance of Environmental Cleaning?
Healthcare-associated infections affect two and a half million people annually. Many of these can be provented by proper infection control procedures are in place. Our goal of is to preserve a clean environment for patients, visitors and healthcare staff, while contributing to the reduction of HAIs through efficient and effective surface hygiene.
How Do We Clean Our Healthcare Facilities?
•Strict color-coding methodology to avoid cross contamination
•Microfiber technology in all cleaning cloths and mopping programs to improve soil and matter containment and removal
•Flat-mopping technology to increase efficiencies, improve soil removal and further eliminate cross contamination with our no-dip methods
•Only hospital-grade disinfectant chemistry is used in all cleaning compounds delivering the highest efficacy on the market today
•HEPA multi-filtration, high-efficiency vacuuming technology providing air filtering down to .3 microns
•Revolutionary "no touch" system for soil removal and containment provides results that exceed standards required for food contact surfaces
Standard Precautions in Healthcare Environments
In the healthcare environment, the standard precautions our cleaning staff takes such as changing gloves after toilets, restrooms, patients rooms, handling waste, contacting another person or self, handling food, leaving a cleaning area, mixing chemicals, being torn, touching blood borne pathogens take on special significance due to the sensitive nature of any healthcare facility.
The cleaning staff will always contact a supervisor trained in healthcare cleaning for infectious waste spills.
PBS's Healthcare Cleaning Services and Employee Training Program
Our company can offer you a wide range of healthcare cleaning and facility services, including:
Parking management and shuttle services
Green cleaning and energy reduction programs
Hospital environmental services
Energy service and audits
Engineering and integrated facility services
Security personnel and system design
Healthcare Compliant Standards
The Joint Commission