October 2021 – St. Charles, IL – Healthcare Linen Services Group, is proud to announce that Superior Health Linens (Cudahy, WI), a member of HLSG, was recognized as a Diversity & Inclusion Business Champion for supporting individuals with disabilities in the workplace by Parent Alliance Employment Project (Lisle, Illinois). Superior Health Linens team members, Aaron Johnson, Carlos Aguirre (award recipient), Wendy McFall, and Tara George were honored at the “Be Inspire to Hire” event held on October 20, 2021.
October 2021 – St. Charles, IL – Healthcare Linen Services Group, is proud to announce the launch of Employee Appreciation Month (October 1 – October 31) across all divisions, Logan’s Healthcare Linens, Logan’s Uniform Rentals, Superior Health Linens, and Textile Care Services. In an effort to show appreciation to the entire HLSG family, all employees will participate in team-building activities, contests, lunches, and giveaways.
September 2021 – Healthcare Linen Services Group (St. Charles, IL) is proud to announce Logan’s Healthcare Linens (Shelbyville, KY), Textile Care Services(Rochester, MN), and Logan’s Uniform Rentals (Shelbyville, KY), all members of HLSG, were recognized for numerous awards from TRSA (Alexandria, VA).
July 2021 – Healthcare Linen Services Group (St. Charles, IL) is proud to receive the “Top 50 Healthcare Companies” award from the International Forum for Advancements in Healthcare (IFAH). This prestigious award was announced during IFAH Vegas Conference on June 23–25, 2021.
“We are honored to be recognized as one of the top 50 healthcare services companies by the foundation this year. Every day our essential team members deliver mission critical products and services without fail and their deeds often can go unnoticed” This award is for them” stated Joseph LaPorta, President and CEO of HLSG.
June 2021 – Healthcare Linen Services Group (St. Charles, IL) is proud to announce the completion of the Superior Health Linens – Joliet plant remodeling project. The project included full exterior renovation, new signage, state-of-the-art equipment, additional offices, recruiting station, and breakroom upgrades. Superior’s updated plant in Joliet has started to process linen at a higher capacity and will continue to increase volumes with a focus on providing linen management products and services in the Chicago area market.
May 2021 – Textile Care Services (Rochester, MN), a member of Healthcare Linen Services Group (St. Charles, IL), to be featured in TRSA’s Magazine in the article, “Textile Care Services: A TRSA Plant of the Year.” The article focuses on TCS’s general manager, Paul Jewison, leadership and plant workflow during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic – all the more reasons why TCS is a TRSA plant of the year. Read the full article here, https://www.trsa.org/news/textile-care-services-a-trsa-plant-of-the-year/.
May 2021 – HLSG (St. Charles, IL), a leading provider of healthcare laundry services in the mid-west and central United States, announces the acquisition of the Chicago Angelica facility. The acquisition adds the tenth laundry facility and 20 million pounds of processing capacity to the HLSG network of plants across four states. This Chicago location is highly complementary to HLSG’s footprint in the Illinois market and will rebrand to Superior Health Linen.
March 2021 – Healthcare Linen Services Group (St. Charles, IL) is proud to announce that Superior Health Linens (Batavia, IL), was featured in TRSA Magazine’s article, Superior Health – ‘Life Happens on Our Linens.’ The article focuses on Superior Health Linens’ innovative approaches to the management of staff, equipment and safety protocols while enhancing the patient experience. During the COVID-19 pandemic the Batavia team expanded all universal safety precaution measures increasing social distance, PPE wear, and regular updates from HLSG’s Safety Director – limiting COVID-19 infections to a small group.
February 2021 – Healthcare Linen Services Group (St. Charles, IL) is proud to begin the planning and roll out of a robust “Green Program” at all plants to incorporate eco-friendly equipment, products and waste procedures. Each plant was tasked to upgrade the equipment and products with state-of-the-art technology to increase energy efficiency. All divisions, Logan’s Healthcare Linens, Logan’s Uniform Rentals, Superior Health Linens, and Textile Care Services have put into practice equipment and procedures to reduce water usage leveraging UV technology, limit plastic and waste in landfills, reclaim waste exhaust heat from boilers to preheat water, and updated LED lighting throughout all plants. HLSG’s transportation fleet updated the GPS tracking systems with GEOtab products reducing idle time and carbon footprint.
January 2021 – Healthcare Linen Services Group (St. Charles, IL) conducted the first in a series of training sessions partnering with W.E.T. Industries (Streamwood, IL). All Chief Engineers from Logan’s Healthcare Linens (Shelbyville, KY), Superior Health Linens (Batavia, IL; Joliet, IL; Cudahy, WI; Madison, WI; and Plover, WI), and Textile Care Services (Rochester, MN) met in Batavia, IL for the day long training session on boiler and water softener maintenance. Each month, the maintenance teams across plants will train in-person or online discussing standardization of forms, repair orders, new equipment and installation.