Medical Waste Training & Online Resources

Healthcare Industry OSHA, EPA, and DOT Training

Staying compliant means more than just finding the right partner to safely and responsibly dispose of your medical waste. It means ensuring that all of your employees have the training they need to protect themselves as well as the environment. Waste Management provides education Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and Department of Transportation (DOT) training in a powerful web portal that supports our virtual, on-demand training series.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

  • OSHA Guidance Manual: A written reference guide with educational information on OSHA’s Bloodborne Pathogens Standard and Hazard Communication Standard.
  • Bloodborne Pathogens Training: A convenient and affordable educational program that provides information related to OSHA’s Bloodborne Pathogen Standard.
  • Hazard Communication (HazCom) Training: Educational information on OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard and its applicability in healthcare.
  • OSHA Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HazWoper) Training: An education module that provides awareness-level training on OSHA’s hazardous waste operations and emergency response requirements.

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

  • EPA Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Training: An overview of the EPA’s hazardous and pharmaceutical waste requirements and waste practices.
  • Recycling Opportunities Training: A presentation that discusses recycling practices and opportunities within a healthcare setting.
  • Regulated Medical Waste (RMW) Minimization Training: Information on what you can do to help minimize the amount of regulated medical waste your facility generates.

Department of Transportation (DOT)

  • DOT Hazardous Materials (Hazardous Waste/Pharma) Training: A program providing educational information on DOT’s hazardous and pharmaceutical waste collection and transportation requirements and recommended practices related to such requirements.
  • DOT Medical Waste Training: A program providing education information on DOT’s medical waste collection and transportation requirements and recommended practices related to such requirements.
  • THE TRAINING PROGRAMS ARE FOR GENERAL EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES AND DO NOT CONSTITUTE LEGAL ADVICE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR INTERPRETING ALL REGULATIONS, ASSESSING YOUR OWN COMPLIANCE WITH APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS, AND TRACKING ANY UPDATES TO THE GENERAL INFORMATION PROVIDED IN THE MATERIALS.

    ENSPIRE® - Sustainability Reporting

    Sustainability reporting tool

    ENSPIRE® is the perfect solution for your sustainability reporting needs. ENSPIRE® is an online business intelligence platform that tracks environmental sustainability metrics by aggregating and repackaging raw data into a useful, interactive dashboard so you can make strategic environmental and business decisions. ENSPIRE® tracks the environmental impact of your business and can be customized to include data on water, energy, waste, recycling, carbon, and much more.

    ENSPIRE® is an intuitive reporting platform that allows you to view sustainability trends over time so you can make informed decisions based on visibility and transparency across your entire portfolio. Start by viewing sustainability trends at an enterprise level, and drill down to a single location using a variety of visualization tools. Combines with advisory services from our sustainability-focused consultants, ENSPIRE® will help you improve operational efficiencies.

    Our team of consultants will work with you to help define metrics that accurately track your financial, environmental, and social performance — all on a single platform.

    E-Bridge

    Our E-Bridge system gives you the ability to access your files wherever and whenever you need them. It’s secure, easy-to-use, and scalable.

    To learn more about our training and online resources, or to request a quote, contact us, call us at 888-906-8176, or email us at wmhealthcaresolutions@wm.com.

    Integrated. Sustainable. Industry Experts.

THINK GREEN. THINK SAFE.®

To find out how we can help you safely dispose of your medical and hazardous waste, further your goals of sustainability, streamline operations to minimize waste and reduce costs, contact us today.

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