Award Recognizes 3 Hospital Environmental Services Departments

September 17, 2018

The environmental services departments of three U.S. hospitals were honored in the ES Department of the Year Award, presented by the Association for the Health Care Environment (AHE) and sponsored by Tork, an Essity brand, Health Facilities Management reports.

The award highlights the outstanding achievements of ES teams in maintaining high levels of performance in all their tasks, including cleaning, disinfection, infection prevention, environmental sustainability and stewardship, use of technology, and patient satisfaction.

The winners of the 2018 ES Department of the Year Award are:

  • 500+ beds: Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL
  • 250-499 beds: Children’s Medical Center Dallas, Dallas, TX
  • 1-249 beds: Jane Phillips Medical Center/St. John Health System, Bartlesville, OK.


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