Medical Waste Disposal Cranston, RI

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Cranston, Rhode Island 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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MedPro Disposal’s Mail Back Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal Service makes it safe and easy to adhere to requirements.

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  1. Contact MedPro Disposal for a fast, free medical waste removal quote.
    We’ll get to know you, discuss your needs, and settle on a number.
    You may be surprised at how much you can save with MedPro Disposal.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
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Cranston, RI

Cranston is located at 41-46’N 71-27’W (41.7732, -71.4533). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 29.9 square miles (77 km2), of which, 28.6 square miles (74 km2) of it is land and 1.4 square miles (3.6 km2) of it (4.54%) is water.

Practice Type
Zip Code Projected Annual Savings
Urgent Care 02806 $540
Pediatrician 02864 $1,866
Urgent Care 02865 $4,080

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Medical Waste Disposal Cranston, RI

Medical Waste Disposal Cranston, RI

Formerly known as Pawtuxet, Cranston, Rhode Island is yet another large hub in Rhode Island. Home to more than 80,000 residents, Cranston is far from your typical small town. Unsurprisingly, Cranston was named one of the “100 Best Places to Live” in the Money magazine roughly 10 years ago. No city gets this reputation by default. Cranston also hangs in with the top 25 safest cities in the great United States. The actual town of Cranston came to be as a result of portioning the city of Providence just north of the Pawtuxet River, hence the early name for the city: Pawtuxet. The actual city of Cranston was officially declared on March 10th of 1910. A large majority of the area Cranston rests on was purchased by Roger Williams, who bought the land from the Narragansett Indians in 1638. This purchase is known today as the Pawtuxet Purchase. The land covers 29.9 square miles in total, as well as 1.4 of these square miles being water. Something many don’t know is that the first auto race track in the United States calls Cranston home. Narragansett Park, off of Park Avenue, opened its doors in September of 1886. Originally it was a trotting track, however, don’t let that confuse you with the once Thoroughbred Horse Track that was once located in Pawtucket. Whichever sites you seek to explore, getting around Cranston is far from challenging. The four main highways go right through Cranston.There are four main freeways that stretch through the town of Cranston. From I-95 to RI 37, MedPro Disposal is here for the great city of Cranston, Rhode Island. With such a dense population, healthcare providers are prominent. With these large healthcare providers, such as Elanor Slater Hospital, comes large generations of medical waste. This waste must be disposed of properly, and safety is our first priority. It isn’t uncommon to not understand why exactly being safe and compliant with the disposal of your medical waste is so stressed. A human coming in contact with biohazardous waste more than often brings disastrous results. For example, if a patient or physician even were to get punctured with a contaminated needle, these individuals are now largely at risk for getting infected with a blood-borne virus. MedPro Disposal wants to assure the people of Cranston that we know the correct measures to assuring your practice safe and compliant disposals, for a service that is required. So, what is medical waste? Let’s dive into an example. Let us use gloves. Any time gloves have been used with a patient, they need to be disposed of properly as well as immediately. In combination with gloves, gauze pads and bandages, this all is deemed medical waste once It has been used to treat. Failure to take these steps, like stated earlier, leads to infections, and immediately creates an unsafe environment for not only all of the faculty but every patient entering those double doors. Failure to meet these measures is what the CDC found in 2011 resulted in 17 million Americans getting infected. Let’s take a step further into medical waste disposal. Keeping your non-hazardous waste and hazardous waste in separate containers is essential to a complaint and safe practice. If the two were to cross paths, the entire container will be deemed hazardous.In regards to sharps disposal, every sharp should be placed in a puncture-proof container which furthermore is placed in the larger medical waste box. This ensures safe and environmental precautions.Safety is our first priority here at MedPro. Every practice is as great as its weakest link. If the disposal isn’t being carried out properly, it will eventually catch up to you. We provide OSHA Compliance training in order to keep your practice and faculty up to speed on the latest guidelines and standards. OSHA estimates that roughly 5.6 million healthcare professionals handle contaminated waste every single day in the United States. Our online portal allows each member to sign in and complete the training at their own convenience. A great perk to the OSHA compliance portal is that it allows you to track all of your employee’s progress, to make sure everyone is getting caught up to speed. Cost-effective, accompanied by easy access.

Medical waste and OSHA Compliance training is not the only service MedPro offers. Pharmaceutical waste disposal is essential to the proper disposal of your unwanted and unused medications, whether they are over the counter or controlled. Many years ago, experts noticed that medications were getting into the water supply due to improper disposal of these medications. What once used to be the rule of thumb, now was turning into a disaster. Many used to think just flushing these unneeded medications down the toilet was no issue after the fact, however, it’s very challenging to keep these medications from getting into the water and sewage if they are not being disposed of per state and federal law.
MedPro Disposal takes pride in providing our customers savings on their medical waste disposal. With costs continuously hiking up in the medical field, facilities have shown us that they are looking for ways to cut costs in any way possible. Our customers see constant savings ranging from 20-40% in comparison to their previous vendor. Our pricing is simple and in your best interest.

Cranston, RI Local Resources

Cranston City Hall
Cranston City Hall
869 Park Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 461-1000
Cranston Chamber of Commerce
Cranston Chamber of Commerce
150 Midway Road
Cranston, RI 02920
Local Phone Number
Executive Office of Health & Human Services
Executive Office of Health & Human Services
57 Howard Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 462-5274

Supply and Other Resources for Cranston

Cranston Police Department
Cranston Police Department
5 Garfield Ave
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 942-2211
Cranston Fire Department
Cranston Fire Department
301 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 461-4161
Environmental Department
Environmental Department
230 Warwick Ave
Cranston, RI 02905
(401) 222-2579

Cranston Little-Known Facts

The Budlong Pool is one of the biggest outdoor swimming pools in the United States.

Medical Waste Disposal Resources

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Methods of Rhode Island Medical Waste Disposal

On-Site Waste Pickup

On-site Waste Collection

Package medical waste on-site, then leave it for collection by a medical waste disposal company.

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Mailback Waste Disposal

Properly package and label the sharps, then send the biohazardous waste safely through the mail for disposal.