Published on October 15, 2020

Pella Regional Earns Clean Facility Certificate from the Association for the Health Care Environment

PELLA, Iowa— Pella Regional Health Center Earns Clean Facility Certificate from the Association for the Health Care EnvironmentClean Facility (AHE), the recognized authority in health care environmental services, and professional membership group of the American Hospital Association. AHE released the Pathways to Clean certificate program as a resource for members and the environmental services community at large in response to COVID-19.

Pella Regional completed the Pathways to Clean certificate program which includes training and education content related to COVID-19, infection prevention strategies, cleaning, disinfection, sanitation, emerging pathogens, and preparedness for biological events. Pella Regional has affirmed their commitment to hospital grade clean, and assuring patients, staff, and guests that their facility is hygienically clean and safe. Learn more at https://www.ahe.org/pathways-clean.

“Environmental Services has always worked hard to be prepared for whatever comes on the horizon, said Nathan Smith, Environmental Services Supervisor at Pella Regional. “Our quick and effective response to COVID-19 has shown us the importance of that hard work. We are proud to be recognized by the AHE, as well as the community, as a Clean Facility.”