Sodexo Signs Major Support Services Deal

Sodexo has inked a three-year single-source agreement for support services with the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC). Effective August 1, 2010, with two one-year renewals, it includes environmental, laundry management/linen services, patient transport, service response center management, plant operations, facilities management and facilities solutions services.

UHC is an alliance of 107 academic medical centers and 233 of their affiliated hospitals, representing approximately 90% of the nation's nonprofit academic medical centers.