FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Atlanta, Georgia – October 30, 2013 – Leading medical waste management company Medasend Biomedical announced a 3-year deal to become the medical waste disposal service provider for Job Corps, a vocational training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor and funded by Congress.
The contract will see Medasend service Job Corps in Atlanta, Georgia and provide disposal of common medical wastes such as sharps and red bag waste.
Medasend will also provide Job Corps with a “Complete Compliance” portal system, which allows Job Corps employees to take online training programs. This proprietary portal technology provides companies with an easy, cost-effective method of staying compliant with federal regulations. The Complete Compliance system includes programs like annual bloodborne pathogens training, fire extinguisher training, spill response training, HIPAA training and more.
Stephanie Harrison, VP of Healthcare Compliance for Medasend, made the following statement regarding the announcement: “We are looking forward to a long-lasting relationship with Job Corps and are very excited to be providing our medical waste disposal service for their Atlanta location. Medasend is proud to have the chance to work with an organization whose primary goal is helping young people begin their careers.”
About Job Corps
Job Corps is a no-cost education and vocational training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps young people ages 16 through 24 improve the quality of their lives through vocational and academic training.
Funded by Congress, Job Corps has been training young adults for meaningful careers since 1964. Job Corps is committed to offering all students a safe, drug-free environment where they can take advantage of the resources provided.
Job Corps’ mission is to attract eligible young people, teach them the skills they need to become employable and independent, and place them in meaningful jobs or further education.
About Medasend Biomedical, Inc.
Medasend Biomedical, Inc., in business since 1999, was founded as a full service waste management company for the healthcare industry. Medasend’s success was built off of our neverending emphasis on premiere customer service. Medasend has grown to become one of the most recognized healthcare waste management companies serving the healthcare community.
Our team of innovative engineers, doctors and compliance specialists are dedicated to environmental protection as we continue to lead the efforts for safe disposal of sharps and other forms of biohazard waste.Medasend currently services accounts in the entire United States. Since our inception more than a decade ago, Medasend has supplied hundreds of thousands of medical waste containers to customers all over the United States.
We provide our clients with 24-hour support 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Regardless of the size of your facility, it is our mission to provide each client with the same level of service and support. We also offer webinars on infection control, workplace safety and OSHA compliance, which include continuing education units for our clients.