1. How HIPAA Compliance Works – The Privacy Rule

    The medical field has come a long way, both in its treatments and its standards. Modern caregivers navigate a deep sea of rules and regulations designed to protect patients every day. HIPAA is one of those rules. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act was passed to protect sensitive information provided to care providers. Some information must be sacred, and medical information is…Read More

  2. How HIPAA Compliance Works – The Security Rule

    The medical field is a wonderful one that allows people to make real, lasting change for others. One of the ways it maintains its effectiveness is strict regulations, including the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Because highly private information is required for effective medical treatment, HIPAA is designed to protect that information as it is shared between doctors,…Read More

  3. Patient-Centered Care 101

    When you run any type of medical office, you face a lot of responsibilities and needs. The team at Medical Waste Disposal is dedicated to providing reliable, effective medical waste management so that you can focus on providing the care your clients need. We're talking about patient-centered care. Patient-centered care can feel like a conglomeration of abstract, airy ideas about how to make our pa…Read More

  4. Characteristics of Great Veterinary Teams

    At Medical Waste Disposal, we don't limit our services to medical facilities that help people! Veterinarian offices produce their own dangerous waste, and we are proud to extend our waste management services to veterinarians across Texas and beyond. We understand what a chaotic challenge caring for your animal patients can be, and that challenge is just a fraction of the big picture you have to ha…Read More

  5. Make a Great Impression With Your Veterinary Office – Part 2

    When you run a veterinary office, you have a lot of tasks to stay on top of. If you feel like you're struggling in an outdated facility that doesn't allow you to make a great first impression, this blog is for you! Making the most of your current facility doesn't need to break the bank or take a lot of time. In fact, you can create a facility that holds up to the scrutiny of your clients and bring…Read More

  6. Make a Great Impression With Your Veterinary Office – Part 1

    As we step into a new year, it can be easy to look at what we hope to achieve. If you survey your current veterinary office and feel dissatisfied, you aren't alone. Many professionals provide care in buildings that were built years ago and don't have the most advanced features. However, it is very important to realize that the most modern features won't make you a great veterinarian. Instead, atte…Read More

  7. How to Identify a Great Medical Waste Company

    Unless your facility exists on a scale that allows it to manage its own waste, you’ll need a management company dedicated to transporting and processing that waste for you. You can leave the job of properly treating the waste according to local and federal laws up to the experts. However, if those experts mess up, the fallout can come back to you. That is why you need a waste management ally you…Read More

  8. How to Make Waste Containers Easier to Use

    The average day in the life of a healthcare worker is an uphill battle only healthcare workers can understand. You have to keep up with constantly-evolving procedures, document everything correctly, and be patient, sensitive, and kind to their patients. It is a very stressful job made more complex by the risk of hazardous waste. Ensuring every piece of hazardous material ends up in the right bin c…Read More

  9. ADA Accessible Exam Rooms 101

    How do you make your office universally accessible? If you serve in the medical profession, you need to have a facility that makes it easy for those who need help to access your expertise. At Medical Waste Disposal, we have served New Mexico medical facilities for years, and we have seen the positive impact they have on the their communities. We used the last two blogs to discuss the elements of p…Read More

  10. How to Create the Perfect Exam Room – Part 2

    In our last blog, we explored several of the aspects of patient-based care, including the ideal examination room. The examination room is where a majority of care happens for all patients, and it’s a good idea to pour resources into yours. In today’s blog, we want to discuss a few more aspects of the examination room and how you can take them to the next level. Computer Work Zone People used t…Read More