The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) is a nonprofit organization that inspects and accredits laundries that process reusable textiles for hospitals, nursing homes and other healthcare facilities.
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With a “Call for Candidates,” the Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) is initiating the nomination process for its 2022-2024 board of directors. Applications, available on HLAC’s website, are being accepted immediately with a deadline of Oct. 1, after which nominations will no longer be accepted.
The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) is making available at its website a free, downloadable report to help healthcare professionals understand and recognize the advantages of reusable microfiber cleaning products to support their infection prevention efforts in hospitals, nursing homes and other healthcare settings.
In his second report in a two-part series on Reusable Microfiber Cleaning Products, Gregory Gicewicz provides an overview of the proper processing requirements that are so entailed in their use. Reusable microfibers have different processing requirements from those of bulk healthcare linen items. The report addresses processing requirements only for reusable microfiber wipers and mops.
IT’S NEW, IT’S UNMATCHED,
The HLAC Laundry Process Monitoring ToolKit™ is vastly different in scale from anything else currently available in the industry.
Learn what HLAC-accredited laundries and their healthcare customers have to say about HLAC accreditation.
The AORN Seal of Recognition is confirmation that HLAC's accreditation standards have met AORN standards of excellence in safe patient care.