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Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care

Patient Satisfaction Starts at the Front Door

By Dan Franklin, HHS Vice President of Environmental Services, Healthcare First impressions follow patients throughout their entire stay at a hospital...

Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care Patient Flow

How Patient Sitters are Adding Value to Healthcare

The healthcare industry is home to a wide-array of occupations, all serving crucial roles in the health, safety, and well-being of patients. “One impo...

Best Practices Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care Leadership

Expanding the View of Workplace Safety

In healthcare, physical safety is crucial to the well-being of every single person that enters the doors of a facility. Strict protocols and procedure...

Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care Housekeeping Services Leadership

Beyond Housekeeping: HHS’ Approach to Patient Satisfaction

Creating an environment of excellent patient care goes beyond providing exceptional services; it also involves developing a genuine human connection t...

Culinary Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care Housekeeping Services Leadership

8 Ways to Celebrate the Holidays in a Healthcare Facility

by Elena Sprick For many people, the holiday season is the most anticipated time of year, with excitement building months in advance. Spending time wi...

Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care Leadership

In Honor of National Nurses Week, Leslie Carey, RN, FACHE, Reflects on 25 Years of Nursing

  By Leslie Carey, RN, FACHE, Vice President of Process Improvement National Nurses Week is always a special time for me. It is a time for reflection,...

Culinary Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care Leadership

The Importance of Clear, Effective Communication in Healthcare

Communication in a healthcare setting is one of the most important tools we have for providing great patient care and improving patient satisfaction. ...

Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care Leadership

Top 5 Tips for Patient Safety

Every week at each of our partner facilities, our team members and management staff review a specific safety tip of the week. HHS places electronic me...

Culinary Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care Housekeeping Services Leadership

Improving the Patient Experience: First-Hand Accounts from the Front Lines

In our last blog post, we shared some of fantastic tips from many of our on-site directors and front line team members on how to provide the best poss...

Culinary Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care Leadership

Providing Excellent Patient Care: Tips from Team Members

Here at HHS, our patients are at the heart of everything we do. In honor of Patient Appreciation Week, we want to take a moment to recognize our patie...