ALM Podcast

ALM Podcast

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How to Recruit & Retain Employees
July 06, 2022

The complaint heard around the world in every laundry lately has been the lack of available workers. Every laundry but one.The laundry at Carilion Clinic may have found the secret ingredient to not o

COVID-19 in the Laundry
March 19, 2020

LYNNE SEHULSTER, PhD, M(ASCP)speaks with ALM Executive Director Linda Fairbanks to clear up some concerns and misconceptions about COVID-19 in laundry facilities. Please visit ALM's COVID-19 page for

How Laundries can Work with Hospitals to Ensure Joint Commission Compliance
December 16, 2019

Hospitals and laundries both benefit by working closely to ensure compliance with The Joint Commission, avoiding costly penalties and additional staff time to correct inconsistencies.  In this episode, we talk with Nicole Grubich, RLLD, CLLM, executive d.

Consistent Benchmarks for Competitive Analysis
July 01, 2019

If you don’t keep track of where you’ve been, where you are, and how you stack up, how will you get to where you want to be? Participation in sound benchmarking initiatives provides a roadmap to operational success. Learn how solid, compatible data can l.

Laundry & Linen Week: Why it Matters
April 25, 2019

In this episode, we talk to Liz Remillong, vice president of Crothall Laundry, as well as Anglea Skinner and Suzy Ward, both strategic account managers with Crothall, about how they use National Laundry & Linen Week to educate on linen utilization practi.

Become Irresistible to Other Industries' Employees
March 29, 2019

In this episode, we speak to Deana Griffin, owner & president of The Griffin Group, Inc. (, which specializes in recruiting for the rental uniform and textile industry, about what companies can do to attract employees who m.

Spore Contamination on Textiles: How Much is Too Much?
February 28, 2019

Dr. Lynne Sehulster retired from a 20-year career with the CDC in Atlanta. She was instrumental in helping the Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) create their 2011-2012 standards and has been helping the laundry community by answering questi.

OSHA Recordkeeping and Reporting: How to avoid fines in your facility
January 30, 2019

Barry Spurlock, partner at Crump Spurlock Attorneys of Law and safety instructor at EKU, talks about the differences between the OSHA reporting tools 300 log, 300A, and the 301 form. Learn how to avoid fines by ensuring your reporting and recordkeeping i.