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  1. Hospital Linen & Laundry Service Prepared for RINPAS, Kanke.
  2. Introduction Hospital Linen & Laundry services are responsible for providing safe, clean, adequate and timely Supply of Linen to the Hospital at the right time, right price, right quantity and right place. Inhouse Linen and laundry services of hospitals ensure there is an adequate quantity of clean and hygienic linen available in the hospital at every time. The cost of washing linen is under control and there is no need to transport linen elsewhere and wait for it to get delivered. Mechanized laundry is the best way to supply fresh stocks of linen everyday.
  3. eLaundries 03 ● Mostly B2C(with exceptions) ● Process small quantities(mostly) ● Trained manpower required ● Centralised establishment in cities B2B Laundries 02 ● Cater to Hospitality & Healthcare Industries ● Process large volumes of laundry ● Large commercial grade equipments required ● Trained manpower required ● Require bigger establishments B2C Laundries 01 ● Cater to household laundry ● Process small quantity of laundry ● Small equipments used ● Less manpower required ● Require small establishments to function Types of Laundries in India
  4. Laundry Market growth in India (2019-2025) (Red Seer Report) 2020 10 Billion $ Covid Impact 2025 15 Billion $ 2019 11.3 Billion India’s Laundry market growth forecast Projected
  5. (Red Seer Report) Covid Impact
  6. Overview of Hospital Laundry Service Hospital laundry service is a specialized service that provides washing, sanitizing, and disinfecting of linens, garments, and other items used in patient care. The following is an overview of hospital laundry service: 1. Types of laundry services: Hospital laundry services can include bed linens, gowns, towels, patient apparel, and other items used in patient care. They may also offer specialized services such as laundering of surgical instruments, lab coats, and mats. 2. Equipment used: Hospital laundry services use commercial-grade washing machines, dryers, and ironers to clean and process linens and garments. They also use specialized equipment such as autoclaves and washer-disinfectors to sanitize and disinfect items. 3. Workflow: The workflow of hospital laundry service typically includes receiving dirty linens and garments, sorting and pre-treating, washing, drying, ironing, folding, and delivery to the healthcare facility. 4. Standards and regulations: Hospital laundry service providers must comply with strict standards and regulations.
  7. Some Major Hospitals in India Having their own Laundry Service: ● AIIMS - New Delhi ● Fortis Hospital - Multiple Locations ● Apollo Hospital - Multiple Locations ● Max Healthcare - Multiple Locations ● Tata Memorial Hospital - Mumbai ● Nanavati Hospital - Mumbai ● Medanta The Medicity - Gurugram ● Many More
  8. The following are some of the key reasons why hospital laundry service is important: ● Patient Safety: Clean and properly laundered linens and garments can reduce the risk of infection and improve patient safety. ● Hygiene: Hospital laundry service helps to maintain high standards of hygiene by washing, sanitizing, and disinfecting all linens, garments, and other items used in patient care. ● Cost Savings: Outsourcing laundry services reduces the need for costly equipment, detergents, and staffing. ● Environmental Sustainability: Hospital laundry services can reduce the environmental impact of healthcare facilities by using energy-efficient equipment and environmentally-friendly detergents. ● Quality Control: Hospital laundry service providers follow strict quality control measures to ensure that linens and garments are cleaned, sanitized, and disinfected to the highest standards. Importance of Hospital Laundry Service
  9. Types of linen Services Offered by Hospital laundry ★ Bed linens: This includes sheets, pillowcases, and mattress covers used in patient rooms. ★ Patient apparel: This includes gowns, robes, and pajamas used by patients during their stay. ★ Towels: This includes hand towels, bath towels, and washcloths used in patient rooms and restrooms. ★ Kitchen Linen: This includes clothes used in Kitchen. ★ Curtains & Staff Linen: This includes coats worn by staff members & Curtains. ★ Mats: This includes floor mats used in patient rooms and other areas of the hospital. ★ Blankets: This includes patient & staff blankets.
  10. Equipments used in Mechanised Hospital laundry Hospital laundry services use a variety of specialized equipment to clean, sanitize, and disinfect linens, garments, and other items used in patient care. Some of the most common equipment used in hospital laundry include: 1. Washing machines: Commercial- grade washing machines with large capacities are used to wash linens and garments. 2. Dryers: Commercial-grade dryers are used to dry linens and garments after they have been washed. 3. Ironers: Commercial-grade ironers are used to press linens and garments to remove wrinkles and provide a finished look. 4. Autoclaves: Autoclaves are high- pressure steam sterilizers used to sterilize and disinfect linens and garments. 5. Sorting and folding equipment: This includes sorting tables, and folding machines that are used to sort, fold, and package linens and garments for delivery to the
  11. Washing Machine(Capacity) Minimum 120 Kg Capacity Dryer(Capacity) Minimum 120 Kg Capacity Flatbed Ironer Minimum Speed 6 - 7 Metre / Min List of Major Equipments Required with Capacity Autoclave Minimum 100 Litre Capacity
  12. Pictorial representation of Equipments Commercial Washing Machine Commercial Tumble Dryer
  13. Flatwork Ironer
  14. Autoclave Sorting Table
  15. Workflow of Hospital Laundry Receiving dirty linen Sorting, Weighing & Pre treatment Drying Quality Control Delivery Washing Ironing Folding & Packing 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
  16. Linen Received Sorted & Weighed Infected & Soiled Linen(dirt, vomits, faecal matter, blood & body fluids) Sent for Sluicing Ironing, Folding & Packing Delivery Washing(Using appropriate antiseptic materials) & Drying Process of Washing Hospital Laundry
  17. Infrastructure Required Reception & Receiving Area Washing & Drying Area Ironing & Folding Area Storage Area Water Supply Waste water outlet & Garbage collection Electricity Connection Required Registrations & Permissions
  18. Detergent (Solid or Liquid) Acetic Acid Soda Ash Neel Major Materials used in Hospital Laundries Bleaching Powder Antiseptic treatment Materials Chlorine Bleach Hydrogen Peroxide Others Tinopal
  19. Superviser Head Operator Operator Operator Sweeper Operator Operator Manpower Required for 500 Bed Hospital
  20. 5 Tinopal - 50gms 2 Soda Ash - 2Kg 4 Neel - 50gms. 1 Detergent/Soap - 1.2Kg 3 Bleaching Powder(Or Other Agents) - 0.5 Kg Detergent Requirement Per 100 Kg Linen
  21. Washing & Ironing INR 85 / Kg Washing & Folding With Antiseptic INR 80 / Kg Washing & Ironing With Antiseptic INR 90 / Kg Washing & Folding INR 75 / Kg Blanket(Single) INR 250/Piece Dry Cleaning Cost of Washing Per Kg of Linen & Apparels
  22. Advantage of Mechanised Hospital Laundry ➔ Reduces damage to linen and loss. ➔ Regular supply of linen is ensured. ➔ Less dependency on climate. ➔ Safe handling of soiled and infected linen. ➔ Complete control on washing formula for different types of linen. ➔ Reduces chances of patient and hospital infection. ➔ Sterility is ensured. ➔ Strict Quality Control. ➔ Environment Sustainability.
  23. Solutions In hospital laundry service Challenges In hospital laundry service ❏ Maintaining high level of hygiene and sanitation. ❏ Maintaining high volumes of laundry. ❏ Managing a complex supply chain. ❏ Maintaining high levels of quality and consistency. ❏ Using specialized detergents, disinfectants & equipments. ❏ Investing in high capacity commercial grade equipment to handle large volumes. ❏ Implementing robust supply chain mechanism. ❏ Implementing quality control procedures.
  24. Best practices for ensuring quality & safety in hospital laundry service Establishing Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) in collection, sorting, washing, drying, ironing, packing & delivery Using specialized detergents & disinfectants Implementing regular quality control process such as regular audits & inspections. Providing regular training to laundry staff regarding best practices for laundry, machines & washing material handling. Regular maintenance & service of laundry equipment Properly transporting dirty linen & garments as well as clean packed linen & garments.
  25. Future of Hospital Laundry in India 1. Increased use of technology: The use of technology is likely to increase in hospital laundry services, including the use of automation and robotics for sorting, washing, and folding of linens and garments. This can help to increase efficiency, reduce costs, and improve the quality of the laundry service. 2. Adoption of sustainable practices: As awareness of environmental sustainability grows, hospital laundry services are likely to adopt more sustainable practices, including the use of energy-efficient equipment, reducing water usage, and reducing the use of single-use plastics. 3. Growing demand for on-site laundry services: As healthcare facilities look for ways to improve patient satisfaction and reduce costs, there is likely to be a growing demand for on-site laundry services that can provide high-quality, efficient, and reliable laundry services. 4. Increased focus on patient satisfaction: The focus on patient satisfaction is likely to continue to grow, and hospital laundry services will play a critical role in ensuring that patients are provided with clean and comfortable linens and garments. 5. New regulations and standards: As regulations and standards around healthcare delivery continue to evolve, hospital laundry services will need to adapt to these changes to ensure that they are providing high-quality, safe, and efficient laundry services.
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