Med Monkey’s Guide to Medical Waste Disposal Laws Compliance

July 24, 2024 | Biohazard Waste Removal

Navigating the realms of medical waste disposal laws can be daunting. As an Indianapolis area facility handling such waste, staying abreast of legal requirements is not just good practice; it’s a necessity. At Med Monkey, we’re your trusted partner in biomedical waste disposal. Let’s show how you can confirm compliance with these pivotal regulations.

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4 Useful Tips to Find the Right Medical Waste Disposal Company

May 23, 2024 | Assisted Living Facilities

When it comes to managing medical waste efficiently and responsibly, selecting the right disposal company for your Indianapolis medical facility or organization is important for the daily functioning of your business. This decision significantly affects not only environmental safety but also compliance with regulations and potential cost savings. So, what should you know before choosing a medical waste disposal service? Here’s a basic guide from Med Monkey to help you decide.

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From Hospitals to Health: Navigating Medical Waste Disposal

March 27, 2024 | Assisted Living Facilities

Over the years, medical waste has steadily increased in healthcare facilities, reaching a 30-year high. So, what’s the big deal? If disposed of incorrectly, it could affect public health and have catastrophic environmental consequences. It’s clear that hiring a trusted medical waste disposal service like Med Monkey is more important than ever for your Indianapolis medical facility. Let’s take a closer look at why proper medical waste disposal is so important.

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Medical Waste Disposal Tips: Navigating Non-Acceptable Items

January 24, 2024 | Biohazard Waste Removal

It can be quite a task if you deal with medical waste in the Indianapolis facility where you work. That’s why finding the right disposal service is foundational to your success. At Med Monkey, we’re your trusted locally-owned red bag waste service, and we have the low down on biomedical waste management. Keep reading to learn more about how to identify and navigate non-acceptable items.

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A Useful Guide to Veterinary Medical Waste Disposal

November 24, 2023 | Biohazard Waste Removal

Did you know that proper veterinary medical waste disposal is not only crucial for the environment and public health but also mandatory by law? At Med Monkey, we understand the importance of responsible waste management in veterinary clinics across Indianapolis and the surrounding area. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the essentials of veterinary medical waste disposal, ensuring a safe and seamless process for your clinic.

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Medical Waste 101: A Basic Guide to Proper Disposal

September 26, 2023 | Biohazard Waste Removal

As a business managing medical waste in Indianapolis, you must navigate a complex landscape of regulations and best practices. The truth is that proper medical waste disposal is not only a legal requirement but also vital for a safe environment. At Med Monkey, we take this seriously. That’s why we’ve served local facilities through proper disposal and education. Here’s what you need to know about medical waste disposal and how we can help you reduce your medical waste.

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How Med Monkey Protects Businesses With Our Sharps Removal Service

September 24, 2021 | Sharps Removal

Most medical and professional businesses understand the importance of safe sharps waste disposal. If you manage a medical clinic or dental practice, clean up crime scenes, or work at a funeral home, you know that properly discarding sharps, medical waste, and other biohazardous materials is essential to the operations of your business. By utilizing a locally-owned sharps removal company like Med Monkey, we can ensure you are staying legally compliant, using FDA-approved storage materials, and having your sharps and medical waste picked up regularly.

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4 Common Types of Regulated Medical Waste We Dispose

March 25, 2021 | Biohazard Waste Removal

At Med Monkey, we understand that you may have questions about managing your medical waste. You may be wondering what types of material are considered medical waste and how they should be disposed of properly. You may also be questioning if your facility needs a regulated medical waste removal service. Our team safely and effectively takes care of biohazard waste disposal for the following types of medical waste.

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Medical Sharps: What You Need to Know for Safe Disposal

July 23, 2020 | Indianapolis

As an Indianapolis medical clinic, you are probably well aware of the laws and regulations surrounding safe sharps disposal. You’ve also most likely required your staff to undergo some type of sharps container disposal training. These regulations are in place for the health and safety of your staff and your patients, preventing accidental injury or, worse yet, contact with a bloodborne pathogen. The Med Monkey team would like to remind you of three very important safety measures to take when properly disposing of used sharps. Only Use Approved ContainersAlthough medical facilities do have sharps containers in their offices and exam rooms, this does not mean they are state-approved containers. At Med Monkey, we only provide our clients with environmentally friendly and secure plastic containers. These medical sharps disposal containers are also leak-resistant and puncture-resistant, making them safe for your patients and your staff. Do Not Place in Trash CansWhile it may seem … Continued

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3 Tips for Disposing of Veterinary Medical Waste

May 28, 2020 | Biohazard Waste Removal

Veterinary clinics, animal hospitals, and veterinary emergency departments all need safe and effective medical waste solutions. Not only will this keep their staff safe, but it will also keep their clinics clean and sanitary. Med Monkey is dedicated to educating veterinary animal clinics on the best ways to properly store and dispose of any biohazard or animal medical waste. We’ve provided the three tips below to help you and your veterinary staff maintain a safe, healthy, and happy environment. 1. Properly Packaged WasteMedical waste must be stored in sanitary containers that are leak-proof, spill-proof, and tamper-proof. At Med Monkey, we use environmentally friendly plastic containers that are safe for you and your employees to use. We also make sure they are properly labeled for either sharps removal, red bag waste, or regulated medical waste.2. Medical Waste CompliantAs a veterinary clinic, you must follow all medical waste regulations required by the state … Continued

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