Secure Waste would like to share 6 expert tips to help you receive better service and save huge on medical waste disposal services in Richmond VA.
Secure Waste has been providing medical, biohazard and sharps needle waste management in Richmond for over ten years, we have proved medical waste management for close to 20 years. Lean our extensive expert knowledge on Richmond waste disposal, we can provide you some insights on huge medical waste savings tips.
Medical waste management and sharps needle disposal can be very expensive. With disposal costs predicted to increase sharply in the future based on population, healthcare services many doctors’ offices and other medical facilities are looking for ways to reduce medical waste disposal costs in Virginia.
Contract – Want to SAVE Money on Richmond Virginia medical waste disposal? Don’t sign a contract! Probably the most argumentative practice is long term contracts. Not just any contract but a special contract used to lock-in customers, seemingly forever. These contracts developed by the larger service providers are so one-sided; they find themselves in court across multiple States all the time. 12, 24 sometimes even 60 months with hidden automatic renewal and any time price increases for you the consumer.
Waste-Broker – Don’t use a company in Richmond who is sub-contracting your medical waste to someone else! Sub work and the use of sub-contractors for disposal for Richmond Biohazard management. We are a true Full-Service Regulated Waste Management Company in Virginia. Secure Waste has its own permitted trucks, drivers and are licensed, bonded and insured across several States on the East coast.
In today’s crazy & sometimes not very transparent regulated medical waste market in Richmond, there are a handful of waste-brokers marketing waste disposal service across the country. These brokers act as if they are personally working in your neighborhood. Waste-broker you ask? Yes, someone who is not even in the area selling services and sub-contracting your waste disposal to the lowest bidder - And the actual work is done by whom? And who is really permitted in this scenario?
3. Pick-Up Frequency
Consider if the service schedule in Richmond is appropriate for your needs. Could you save money by cutting down on frequency of service by having fewer biohazard pickups? Secure Waste has multiple service schedules for pickups in Richmond. We can do bi-weekly, monthly, will-call PRN and one time pickups. Secure Waste is also very flexible to adjust schedule to your needs without any additional cost. Sometimes a new practice may start as will-call, but will move to monthly when there business in Richmond picks up. Secure Waste is here to help and will remain flexible with you with no additional cost to you.
4. Clinical Biohazard Waste Classification
Secure Waste is here to help ensure your staff is properly recognizing and segregating medical biohazard waste. It is crucial for not only saving your practice money, but protecting the environment and your staff from health issues and penalties and fines. There are several categories for medical waste in Richmond, each needing special handling and disposal, in addition different waste classes can be transported and treated for final disposal at different facility’s some with lower cost for sharps medical waste disposal. Some waste classes are more expensive than others, have a Secure Waste specialist help you today for proper segregating and disposal of your infectious waste and sharps needle disposal in Virginia.
5. Special Pollution Insurance
Secure Waste is fully permitted in Richmond Virginia and carries all the proper insurance to handle your special medical waste. Our insurance properly covers your practice and your medical waste and can protect you case your medical waste was involved in an environmental situation while in route to a biohazard processing facility.
6. Hidden Fees
Sign up, monthly & hidden fees. First – With Secure Waste, we do not have any sign up fees or monthly fees, for that matter we have no hidden fees at all. For us this seems strange & counterproductive for saving you money in Richmond Virginia. Example: Let's say you sign up today with a new disposal service provider - But the new company wants to "charge you" to sign up, for what? Handling a few documents and entering your information into the computer.
Secondly - We have seen some companies charge a set-up fee, like to drop off the medical waste supplies. Secure Waste will drop off your waste disposal supplies in Richmond the next time we are in your area, for free - That's our job. If you need those supplies right away - We will Fed-Ex them to your front door, no extra charge for that either - Secure Waste has you covered in Richmond.