Environmental Services: Celebrating Unsung Heroes
EVS acknowledged for lifesaving work during COVID-19 pandemic
Updated September 13, 2021
Environmental services departments have been receiving due praise from hospitals and local news across the country since the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19 has thrown a spotlight on their diligent, behind-the-scenes work to keep patients and clinical staff safe from dangerous pathogens.
We’ve gathered some of these local news stories dating back to the first year of the pandemic to share during Environmental Services Week (September 12–18, 2021).
(VIDEO!) The medical heroes working behind the scenes
(VIDEO!) Secret heroes keeping hospitals clean
Fox 17 West Michigan
(VIDEO!) Front-line worker sanitizes Cook Children’s with a touch of kindness amid COVID-19
Fort Worth Star-Telegram