The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council
) is a non-profit organization formed for the
purpose of inspecting and accrediting laundries processing healthcare textiles for hospitals, nursing homes,
and other healthcare facilities. Becoming accredited is an entirely voluntary process. The Council does not
have members, but is comprised of a 12-person Board of Directors who serve on a voluntary basis.
HLAC Mission: To accredit laundries processing healthcare textiles based on the highest standards for patient safety and infection prevention.