housekeeping department

housekeeping department

a unit of a hospital staff responsible for cleaning the hospital premises and furnishings, including controlling pathogenic organisms. See also environmental services.

house·keep·ing de·part·ment

(hows'kēp-ing dĕ-pahrt'mĕnt)
In health care, the agency in a hospital or long-term nursing facility responsible for care of the facility, rather than the patient.
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Ever since have been stitching and mending staff uniforms and linen and supporting the Housekeeping Department by handling guest laundry.
The Art of Hospitality' programme also aims to reinforce engagement and connectivity between the housekeeping department and guests.
The most important award, Employee of the Month went to Housekeeping Department for the exceptional performance during the month of September.
While giving a little insight on her character in the film, she said: "Though my character, Praful Patel, is a girl who works in a housekeeping department, she has big dreams and ambitions.
Born in the Netherlands, Saskia will lead one of the hotels largest teams in the housekeeping department and will oversee exciting projects such as developing the new floral style for Jumeirah Al Naseem and curating a fun and creative childrens amenity programme, for which she will draw on the inspiration of her own three children.
But it was also tough because our systems weren't there yet and the cooperation between our housekeeping department and front office wasn't ready for 100 per cent occupancy after being open for just three or four weeks.
Before they arrive, the concierge will do the shopping for them, while our housekeeping department will make sure everything is in working order.
To give an example of how far a person with the right attitude can go, Morcellet told the story of a young woman from Vietnam who was in the housekeeping department of the hotel where he previously worked.
Michel Sursock, general manager of Marriott Executive Apartments Manama, said that housekeeping department was 'the backbone' and vital organ in the hospitality industry, carrying out essential roles in achieving and maintaining guest satisfaction.
Haitham Nassar, Ramses Hilton General Manager started the celebration by thanking the Housekeeping team for their dedication and focused on the important role of the housekeeping department in guest satisfaction.
Amartya moved to the Arabian Gulf last year to gain international experience, and now takes over the housekeeping department at the Ramada Downtown Dubai, where General Manager, Samir Arora, said his outstanding experience will be invaluable.
It allows the owner to not only save on construction and operational costs from combining services such as the pool or housekeeping department, but it also gives them an opportunity to appeal to a wider array of potential clientele," said Glenn Haussman, editor-in-chief of Hotel Interactive