MedPro Disposal Partners With PCIHIPAA To Offer HIPAA Compliance Services

About MedPro  |  December 06th, 2018

Offering Addresses A Key Challenge for Many Organizations Seeking To Safeguard Patient Information NAPERVILLE, ILLINOIS, UNITED STATES, December 6, 2018. MedPro Disposal, a leader in medical waste disposal services, is pleased to announce its new partnership with PCIHIPAA, a leading Payments Card Industry (PCI) and HIPAA compliance provider. The partnership is focused on protecting MedPro...READ ARTICLE

The Next Round of HIPAA Audits

Compliance  |  November 29th, 2018

In 2011, The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR) began auditing healthcare providers and business associates to determine overall compliance with HIPAA’s privacy and security laws.  At a recent HIPAA security conference, OCR Director Roger Severino announced that “The next round of examinations will be focused on enforcement and the...READ ARTICLE

3 Ways a Referral Management System Can Improve Patient Care

Medical Waste Disposal  |  October 02nd, 2018

3 Ways a Referral Management System Can Improve Patient Care The healthcare industry is endlessly changing. And the current push toward a value-based pay model has inspired physicians to continuously look for ways to improve the overall quality of care being provided. This can be accomplished by increasing transparency, reducing operational inefficiencies, and enhancing existing...READ ARTICLE

5 Steps to OSHA’s Medical Waste Compliance

Medical Waste Disposal  |  October 02nd, 2018

5 Easy Steps to OSHA’s Medical Waste Compliance The risks posed to healthcare professionals, patients, waste management specialists and the environment from medical waste are substantial, which is why the use, collection and disposal of this waste is closely regulated. In order to diminish the harmful ramifications of mismanaged medical waste, the Occupational Safety and...READ ARTICLE

PRESS RELEASE: MedPro Disposal joins forces with MFI Medical to Provide Additional Value to Customers

Uncategorized  |  August 03rd, 2018

MFI and MedPro will work together to help customers save on all their practice needs. NAPERVILLE, IL, USA, August 3, 2018 / MFI Medical Equipment, Inc. (MFI) has joined forces with MedPro Disposal, LLC(MedPro) to help provide their clients with an alternative solution for their required services. With surcharges and additional fees on the rise...READ ARTICLE

Laredo, Texas Medical Waste Disposal

Texas Medical Waste  |  July 23rd, 2018

Texas-Specific Regulations for Proper Disposal of Medical Waste Since it became one of the official United States in the mid-1800s, people have been flocking to the great state of Texas. In fact, back in the 19th-century, the letters “G.T.T” became common shorthand for “Gone to Texas.” This was the quick way people let their families...READ ARTICLE

What is Medical Waste? Medical Waste Definition, Types, Examples, and More

Medical Waste Disposal  |  July 23rd, 2018

Medical waste disposal is one of the biggest day-to-day challenges faced by healthcare providers. It’s often complicated by other concerns like HIPAA, epidemiology, potential civil litigation, and state and local regulation. Because at MedPro Waste Disposal we aim to help providers become better providers, we’re taking a look at the key concepts around medical waste....READ ARTICLE

Biohazard Waste Examples

Medical Waste Disposal  |  July 23rd, 2018

What is Biohazard Waste? Some States define Biohazard waste specifically. Below are a few examples from California and Iowa for examples only. As always call MedPro or check with your health department on your specific states requirements. California’s definition of “Biohazardous waste” includes all of the following: Regulated medical waste, clinical waste, or biomedical waste...READ ARTICLE

How Long Does It Take For Personal Info To Hit the Dark Net?

Medical Waste Disposal  |  June 14th, 2018

A cybersecurity company sets a trap to see what happens to personal and proprietary information once it hits the dark net. The results should be a red flag and frighten everyone.   While many may have heard about the ‘dark net’, only those that are embedded as part of cybercrime or the ones that are...READ ARTICLE

Medical Waste Managment For Funeral Homes

Medical Waste Disposal  |  June 04th, 2018

According to the National Funeral Directors Association (article cited below) the best practices for funeral directors to keep the health and safety of the communities they live and work in are outlined below. If you have any questions contact MedPro Waste Disposal today 888-641-6131 or call your local health department. “Funeral directors are trained to...READ ARTICLE