We are confident our work to design a new way for managing linen operations will ultimately lower the overall linen service cost and create a win/win for both organizations.
Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 14, 2010
Turning Bridge, a laundry managed services company based in Boston, Mass., announced that they will provide HealthAlliance Hospital, a Member of UMass Memorial Health Care, a customized linen outsourcing solution designed to improve quality, service and lower overall cost. The agreement marks the culmination of Turning Bridge’s work in partnership with HealthAlliance’s management team to design a better way for managing linen related operations.
“We are excited to deploy our solution at HealthAlliance,” said Jonathan L. Benjamin, president of Turning Bridge. “We are confident that our tireless work to design a new way for managing linen operations will ultimately lower the overall linen service cost and create a win/win for both organizations. HealthAlliance has been a great partner during the design phase and we are thrilled that they will be our first customer to experience the benefits of our solution.”
Turning Bridge will use a combination of customized processes and proprietary technology to streamline the linen service supply chain. Overall quality and service will be improved and extraneous expense and non-value added work will be eliminated.
“Turning Bridge represents a change from the norm and we are eager to begin the journey that will improve operational effectiveness of linen-related operations at our facilities,” said David Duncan, Corporation Vice President of Facilities at HealthAlliance. “We are confident that Turning Bridge will bring tremendous value to our organization long term.”
About Turning Bridge
Turning Bridge was formed in 2009 and is a managed service and outsourcing company that combines diverse experience, comprehensive capabilities and operational excellence in all that it provides to customers. Focusing on the hospitality and healthcare industries, Turning Bridge collaborates with clients to help them become more efficient and effective organizations. Learn more about Turning Bridge services at http://www.turningbridge.com and find us on Facebook.
About HealthAlliance Hospital
HealthAlliance Hospital is a not-for-profit, full service, acute care hospital that serves the communities of North Central Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire. As a member of UMass Memorial Health Care, HealthAlliance Hospital offers direct access to the advanced medical technology and specialty services that are part of the region’s academic medical center. The HealthAlliance system includes a hospital with services on two campuses in Leominster and Fitchburg, a regional cancer center, outpatient physical therapy centers, a home health and hospice agency, and primary and specialty care physician practices. For more information about HealthAlliance, visit http://www.healthalliance.com.
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