Hospitals & Healthcare Pest Control
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Why is Pest Control Important in Hospitals and Healthcare?
In any healthcare facility, the health of patients and workers is at stake. Pests’ unclean habits can be extremely hazardous in healthcare environments, because such environments require absolute sterilization.
What are the most common Pests found in Hospitals?
The most commonly encountered pests in healthcare facilities are bedbugs, rodents, cockroaches, flies, and ants.
What are the signs of a Pest infestation in a Hospital?
The most obvious signs of pest activity in a healthcare facility is the pests themselves. Flies around waste disposal areas, ants in surgical rooms, or cockroaches in kitchens are all signs that immediate pest control is necessary. Droppings, blood specks on sheets, bug bites on patients or workers, and nests are also common signs of pest infestations.
What are the Common areas for pests in a Hospital or healthcare facility?
Typically, the most commonly infested areas of healthcare facilities are patient rooms, exam rooms, dining areas, kitchens, bathrooms, waiting areas, and lobbies.