Case Study: An Ideal Solution for Large Quantity Waste Generators

Summary

the-surgery-center-huntsville-logoThe Surgery Center of Huntsville was searching for a medical waste service provider that could handle their large waste volume. They discovered that TriHaz Solutions has a reliable, experienced team that can handle their waste volume without disrupting their office’s workflow.

Because TriHaz Solutions' team is highly knowledgeable in state and federal regulations and readily available for assistance with any compliance or waste-related questions, it is easier for The Surgery Center's staff to follow medical waste management best practices. This provides The Surgery Center with peace of mind that their medical waste is being handled to regulatory standards both internally and externally.

The Surgery Center of Huntsville handles up to 130,000 cases per year, and TriHaz Solutions seamlessly keeps up with their pace by performing three medical waste pickups a week.

“This was one of the easiest transitions we’ve ever made. They brought their equipment in and put it in place over the weekend, and we were back up and running on Monday morning without a hitch. It was a flawless transition, and that is very rare.”

Gary Vessey
Facility Operations Manager

The Challenge

Before partnering with TriHaz Solutions, The Surgery Center of Huntsville had used several other smaller medical waste service providers. However, those companies weren’t able to keep up with The Surgery Center of Huntsville’s large volume of waste. They needed a partner that was knowledgeable and large enough to handle the quantity of their medical waste.

The TriHaz Solution

In the past, switching to a new vendor was a stressful process for the Surgery Center of Huntsville. However, when they transitioned to TriHaz Solutions for medical waste services, the experience was painless. When describing the transition to TriHaz, Mr. Gary Vessey, Facility Operations Manager at The Surgery Center of Huntsville, said, "This was one of the easiest transitions we’ve ever made. They brought their equipment in and put it in place over the weekend, and we were back up and running on Monday morning without a hitch. It was a flawless transition, and that is very rare."

TriHaz provides higher quality medical waste services for the same cost as other companies. In addition to being capable of handling their large volume of waste, TriHaz Solutions helps educate the staff on medical waste management to ensure compliance with state and federal regulations. When discussing how TriHaz helps them after the initial evaluation process is over, Mr. Vessey stated, "They’re just phone call away for any medical waste questions that we have. They are very educated in medical waste, so they are able to help guide us.”

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The Verdict: Would They Recommend TriHaz Solutions?

Since The Surgery Center of Huntsville partnered with TriHaz Solutions, they have peace of mind knowing that their medical waste is handled properly by a knowledgeable team. Mr. Vessey continued to express his satisfaction with TriHaz's services, "They are the most professional out of the three [waste service providers] that we've used...they're on top of their game." TriHaz Solutions was just what this large-volume medical waste generator needed. Due to the professionalism of the TriHaz Solutions team, The Surgery Center of Huntsville has referred them to several colleagues and will continue to do so.