Environmental Services Reports
The following reports and guides provide information on data collected from a variety of sources and indicate recommendations based on recent policies or assessments.
Improving Value Through Evidence-Based Training Insights
A comprehensive review of data collected from facilities participating in the certified health care environmental services technician frontline training program. This report quantifies the aggregate value and impact of CHEST and illustrates how the program has moved the needle for program participants.
The Value of Membership Updated
This report explores how participation in AHE professional membership has driven the performance and career advancement of our members.
Health Care Environmental Services Competency Model Report New
From frontline technician to systems directors, this report will provide an in-depth review of the skills and knowledge requirements of health care environmental services professionals at every level.
What Health Care Needs to Know About Environmental Services Coming Soon
This report, produced in conjunction with ASHE reveals what health care professionals need to know about the value of the environmental services team, and delves into how the work of EVS professional contributes to patient experience, and quality outcomes.
AHE Trends Data Survey
Every year AHE conducts an annual survey to track ongoing trends in the environmental services and health care industries. This summary report includes an overview of data collected from the last five surveys conducted.
This guidance provides recommendations for manufacturers of new hospital beds and for facilities with existing beds (including hospitals, nursing homes, and private residences).
Covers for Hospital Bed Mattresses: Learn How to Keep Them Safe
Safety concerns and recommendations to help health care providers, health care facility staff, and caregivers ensure hospital bed mattress covers are safe for use in health care settings.