SAN DIEGO — Scripps Health has signed a multi-year contract extension to retain Emerald Textiles as the health system’s exclusive linen and laundry services provider through 2017, Emerald reports.
“We are very proud of our relationship with Scripps Health, and the opportunity to help them achieve higher patient satisfaction and operational efficiencies,” says Tom Gildred, founder and CEO of Emerald Textiles. “Over the last couple of years, we have provided Scripps with significant savings while delivering upgraded linens and higher service quality. We look forward to continuing our partnership with Scripps Health for many years to come.”
San Diego-based Scripps Health treats a half-million patients annually. Emerald Textiles has managed laundry services and linen supplies for the health system’s five acute-care hospital campuses and 23 outpatient clinics since 2010.