Hazardous Waste Management Webinars
Keys to a Successful Waste Management Program
A complimentary three part webinar series produced in partnership with Stericycle.
Webinar #1: Hazardous Waste 101: What You Need to Know
In this webinar, Marge McFarlane, PhD, explained the complex and overlapping federal regulations, as well as how to identify and manage various categories of hazardous waste. A review of resources were provided to assist the participants in establishing and sustaining a compliant and safe hazardous waste program.
Webinar #2: Facilities, Environmental Services and Clinical Leadership: Hazardous Waste Management
JCR consultantKenneth Haber, MPA, presented potential challenges to a hazardous waste program, as well as compliant, safe and effective practices for program development. This included recommended strategies for infection prevention, occupant and employee safety, fire safety and facilities leadership oversight.
Webinar #3: Secrets to a Successful and Sustainable Pharmaceutical Waste Management Program
Director of Pharmacy at Northwestern Medicine, Despina Kotis, PharmaD, presents hands-on strategies for implementing and sustaining a pharmaceutical waste program in a health system. Topics include training and competency of staff, making the program part of the organization’s culture, the use of various waste stream containers, and leveraging technology will be covered.