Lawton, Oklahoma Medical Waste Disposal Services
MedPro Disposal offers medical waste disposal, infectious sharps waste management, OSHA compliance training including bloodborne pathogens training and certification, and HIPAA-compliance document shredding and data destruction services. MedPro Disposal keeps your practice safe and compliant so you can focus on what matters most, your patients.
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Work with MedPro Disposal to determine your first pickup date. We’ll confirm your office hours and provide convenient options for medical waste and sharps pickup.
Complete a compliance survey. After we get to know your requirements, we’ll send you a survey to identify any areas that need to be brought up to OSHA standards.
All three steps occur at no additional cost to your practice. You’re on your way to safe, affordable, compliant medical waste removal!
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The city of Lawton is the county seat of Comanche County, in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. Located in southwestern Oklahoma, approximately 87 miles (140 km) southwest of Oklahoma City, it is the principal city of the Lawton, Oklahoma Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to the 2010 US Census, Lawton’s population was 96,867, making it the fifth largest city in the state.
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Medical Waste Disposal Lawton, OK
Named after Major General Henry Ware Lawton, a Civil War Medal of Honor recipient, Lawton, OK is the county seat of Comanche County and currently boasts a population of 96,867, making it the 5th largest city in the state. A city that large has a lot of residents to keep healthy, and that job is left to Southwestern Medical Center and Comanche County Memorial Hospital. Both are premier hospital systems that provide the utmost care to the greater Lawton area. One thing that many people do not think about, however, is that caring for all those residents results in a lot of medical waste being produced, and that waste cannot be disposed of in the normal trash stream. This is where MedPro Disposal comes into play. Medical waste must be treated with special precautions because it generally contains blood-borne pathogens, among other infectious components. If an individual were to come in contact with a contaminated needle, it could lead to the transmission of infection and disease. Classifying medical waste is quite simple and easy for your practice to handle. Contaminated gloves, sharps, soaked gauze, IV bags, and more are all considered medical waste, and cannot go in a normal waste bucket. All of these materials need to be disposed of properly and immediately after use, in order to prevent the spread of pathogens. Failure to do so can lead to infections and contamination of sterile environments, which, according to the CDC, resulted in 17 million cases of infection in hospitals during 2011.At MedPro Disposal, we strive to treat our customers with the same respect that we would like to be treated with. With that said, we typically save our customers between 20-40% annually compared to their previous waste hauler. Our pricing is based on what matters: frequency of pickup, and the amount of waste being picked up. No hidden surcharges for fuel or environmental. We offer the same, if not superior service, with the only difference being the lower cost.MedPro Disposal does not only offer regulated medical waste disposal, we also have a pharmaceutical disposal program, along with OSHA compliance. Our pharmaceutical program is designed to be hassle-free so that you can spend more time on what matters: your patients. MedPro Disposal will send your facility a 2.5-gallon bucket that you fill up with unused prescription medications as the need arises. Once the bucket is full, simply attach the included pre-paid label and ship it to our disposal site. We then send your facility a new bucket, and that’s it! The best part? It’s only a one-time fee, whether it takes your facility one month or one year to fill the bucket. For OSHA compliance, our online portal allows an administrator to assign specific tests to individual employees based on their job duties. The portal also allows you to track individual progress and keeps records of all completed tests. If your facility were to ever be audited by OSHA, simply pull up the records page online, and you’re good to go! It is the most cost-efficient, robust way of training your employees the correct way. As medical costs rise every day, practices are looking for ways to save money. Don’t pay an arm and a leg for a required service. Let MedPro Disposal take the waste out of your office, and put the money back in your pocket.
Founded on August 6th, 1901, Lawton was built on former Kiowa, Comanche and Apache Indian reservations. The north side of the city is marked by the Wichita Mountains, while the typical Great Plains, with flat, gentle rolling hills. Lawton’s economy is largely dependent on nearby Fort Sill, which gave Lawton economic and population stability throughout the 20th century. However, in more recent times, Lawton’s economy has grown to encompass manufacturing, higher education, health care and retail.
During WWI, growth in Lawton was accelerated due to the availability of 5 million gallons of water from nearby Lake Lawtonka. This allowed the US government to establish a cantonment named Camp Doniphan, which was active until 1922.
In 1988, the city dramatically expanded after annexing Fort Sill. With Fort Sill growing in size, Lawton can expect steady population and economic growth for the next 20 years.
Lawton, OK Local Resources
1010 South Sheridan Road PO Box 87 Lawton, OK 73501
315 S.W. 5th Street Lawton, OK 73501
Chamber of Commerce
Chamber of Commerce
302 SW C Avenue Lawton,, OK 73501
Supply and Other Resources for Lawton
City of Lawton
City of Lawton
212 Southwest 9th Street Lawton, OK 73501
#10 Southwest 4th Street Lawton, OK 73501
Acoustic Rock Coffee House
Acoustic Rock Coffee House
1408 Nw 15th St Lawton, OK 73507
Lawton Little-Known Facts
The land that is present day Oklahoma was first settled by prehistoric American Indians including the Clovis 11500 BCE, Folsom 10600 BCE and Plainview 10000 BCE cultures. Western explorers came to the region in the 16th century with Spanish explorer Francisco V-squez de Coronado visiting in 1541. Most of the region during this time was settled by the Wichita and Caddo people. Around the 1700s, two tribes from the North, the Comanches and Kiowas, migrated to the Oklahoma and Texas region.
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Methods of Lawton Medical Waste Disposal
On-site Medical Waste Collection
Package medical waste on-site, then leave it for collection by a medical waste disposal company.
Mailback Waste Disposal
Properly package and label the sharps, then send the biohazardous waste safely through the mail for disposal.