Ensuring Patient Well-being: The Crucial Role of Hygiene in Hospitals and the Tennant Floorcare Advantage

Tennant Australia Pty Ltd
Friday, 01 March, 2024

Ensuring Patient Well-being: The Crucial Role of Hygiene in Hospitals and the Tennant Floorcare Advantage

Hospitals are dynamic environments where a multitude of activities take place simultaneously, ranging from surgeries and diagnostic procedures to routine patient care. The constant foot traffic, spillages, and potential biohazard exposure demand a level of cleanliness that goes beyond the ordinary. Tennant Floorcare Solutions are crucial to achieving and maintaining the highest standard of hygiene, following the NSQHS (National Safety and Quality Health Service) standards, and ensuring patient well-being.

Tennant Walk Behind and Ride On Floor Scrubbers play a pivotal role in providing hygienic environments in healthcare. Equipped with powerful scrubbing and drying capabilities that go beyond traditional cleaning methods, ensuring an unparalleled level of hygiene. One of the standout features of Tennant floor scrubbers is their ability to remove not only visible dirt and debris, but also microscopic contaminants that may pose a threat to patient well-being. These scrubbers including Tennant’s T291 Small Walk Behind Floor Scrubber and T581 Micro Ride-On Floor Scrubber utilise advanced cleaning mechanisms, such as eco-mode, self-leveling scrub head (model T291) , dual disk pad or brush, to agitate and lift away stubborn stains and contaminants from various types of flooring surfaces.

Beyond cleanliness, slip-and-fall accidents are a prevalent concern in healthcare settings, posing threats to both patients and staff. Tennant machines are equipped with Tennant designed Squeegees and standard Linatex® blades, ensuring exceptional water pick-up that leaves floors touch-dry, contributing significantly to reducing risks to health and safety within hospitals.

Tennant’s commitment to hygiene is reflected in its innovative solutions technologies, such as the ec-H2O NanoClean technology, which electrically converts water into a powerful cleaning solution. This not only enhances the efficacy of cleaning, but also eliminates the need for harsh chemicals, contributing to a greener and more sustainable environment.

Efficiency is paramount in healthcare, where rapid turnaround times between patient discharges and admissions are critical. Tennant’s floorcare solutions excel in this regard, boasting faster drying times and reduced water consumption to help minimise disruption to hospital operations. Furthermore, Tennant’s robotic cleaning machines such as the T380AMR Robotic Floor Scrubber are not constricted to traditional working hours. The T380AMR Robotic Floor Scrubber can clean autonomously, navigating obstacles with ease, making it indispensable in upholding the stringent cleanliness standards required for patient safety and well-being in a healthcare setting that never sleeps.

The importance of hygiene in hospitals cannot be overstated, and Tennant’s floorcare machines play a crucial role in upholding NSQHS standards. By investing in cutting-edge technologies that prioritise cleanliness, hospitals can create a safer and healthier environment for both patients and healthcare professionals. Tennant’s unwavering dedication to innovation in floorcare solutions reinforces the notion that a clean hospital is a cornerstone of effective patient well-being.

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