Pests represent a constant risk for hospitals and nursing facilities. They can contaminate medical supplies and equipment such as dressing materials, intravenous drips, syringes and catheters. Pests also impact hygiene sensitive surfaces through feeding, droppings and the shedding of skin or tissue. The risk to patients’ healthcare is clear. There’s also significant potential for complaints, adverse publicity, loss of revenue and damage to reputation.
Pest control has an important role in preventing secondary infection in hospitals, surgeries and nursing homes. As the leading expert in pest control, Rentokil has the expertise to deliver the highest level of reassurance against pests, while being sensitive to the special needs of working in a healthcare environment.
Partnering with you to take appropriate measures for prevention, early detection and control of pests; mitigating pest risks in compliance with ever-tightening regulations, industry best practice and statutory obligations. of the healthcare industry.
Rentokil can implement comprehensive, integrated pest management programs tailored to your medical environment, to ensure the highest levels of staff, patient and visitor safety, fully supporting regulatory compliance and external audits with certifications and licences.
We understand that the healthcare industry is obliged to comply with robust requirements against a backdrop of increasingly complex and stringent legislation. myRentokil is an online pest management system that provides traceability, transparency and analytic tools to support audit and compliance across all your sites.
Take your pest management to new levels of efficiency and control through remote monitoring, compliance reporting and risk mapping.
A range of commercial fly control units designed for kill efficacy and lower energy bills.
Pest disinfection in a critical care or medical environment is crucial to ensuring a clean, safe environment post pest infestation.
Proactive approach to putting you in real-time control of your pest management.
Rentokil employs a five-stage approach to pest control, focusing on strategic preventative measures rather than a tactical reactive program.
Pest control starts with the design and construction of the building; the internal and external layout as well as construction materials. The design and construction in itself should prevent harbourage of pests - deny access through doors, windows, vents, pipe work, drains etc. and minimise risk of access during business operations.
Rentokil plans the actions needed to prevent a pest infestation, including physical, cultural and chemical methods and will provide recommendations to specify:
Implement the control measures that provide the most effective results and ensure safety:
In the event of a pest outbreak, clear identification of the pest is essential to determine the most appropriate control methods and preventive actions needed to avoid re-infestation.
Evaluate the effectiveness of the pest control program, this can include:
A range of IoT enabled pest management solutions providing commercial customers unrivalled pest data, insights and reporting to proactively prevent and manage pests.
Our mission is Protecting people, enhancing lives. We do that by creating groundbreaking pest control innovations, by making our service solutions more sustainable and by making a positive impact in communities where we live and work.