July 2017 Posts About Healthcare Facilities Management



Focus: Security

Dozens of swastikas found in Long Beach hospital stairwell


Nurses at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center ask for more security

7/31/2017 3:00:00 PM

Jury orders Olympus to pay hospital $6.6 million but rejects claims scopes are unsafe


Hospital must pay $1 million to deceased patient’s family

7/31/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Renovation

Behavioral health facility renovation designed for flexibility


Grand Rapids facility adds beds, renovates admissions area

7/31/2017 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

Improving emergency department efficiency


Healthcare designers are implementing strategies within the built environment to improve throughput, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/31/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

Georgia dementia care facility designed for emotion-based treatment


Stone Mountain health services facility is state’s first-ever, built-to-suit household model

7/31/2017 9:00:00 AM

Blog

Time for a checkup: Conducting hospital roof inspections


Regular maintenance will protect one of a healthcare facility's most expensive assets

7/31/2017 8:00:00 AM

Promotion, Relocation and New Addition Bolsters McCarthy Building Companies' Omaha Leadership Team


7/31/2017 12:00:00 AM

National Association for Home Care & Hospice Announces Passing of Val J. Halamandaris


7/31/2017 12:00:00 AM

To Detect Dangerous Infections, Stevens Tests New Technology


7/31/2017 12:00:00 AM

Schneider Electric enhances its position in Core Low Voltage with the acquisition of ASCO Power Technologies


7/31/2017 12:00:00 AM

Dyer Brown Reimagines Offices for Healthcare Provider's Transformation


7/31/2017 12:00:00 AM

Bathroom doors removed after patient suicide at N.C. hospital


Investigation also found that staff members were not checking patients as they should

7/28/2017 3:00:00 PM

Report: Healthcare facilities unprepared for next infectious disease outbreak


When the next outbreak hits, healthcare facilities should lead with their emergency management (EM) team.

7/28/2017 2:00:00 PM

Combustible dust rule dropped in Trump deregulation push


The administration has dropped several potential workplace safety regulations

7/28/2017 12:00:00 PM

Cutting costs in water management


CMS requires healthcare facilities to reduce Legionella risk in water systems

7/28/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

Lucile Packard Children's expansion will more than double the size of facility


The new facility is built with a family-centered design

7/28/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

Report outlines senior living design trends


Experts identify four major trends that are influencing senior living residences and communities, according to an article on the Environments for Aging website

7/28/2017 8:00:00 AM

Hub International Releases Findings of Second Annual Benefits Barometer Study


7/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

Leading Benefits Manager Oncology Analytics, Inc. Aligned with New ASCO Policy Statement on Utilization Management


7/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

Riverwood Breaks Ground on HDR-designed Expansion


7/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

MDISS Launches ‘WHISTL’, an Independent, Non-Profit Network of Security Testing Labs for Medical Devices


7/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

The Metro Root Cutting Power at a Bargain Price


7/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

Philadelphia hospital cleaners cited for state of bed railings


Doctor says fault is with design, not with environmental services

7/27/2017 3:00:00 PM

Video/Focus: Security

Nurse pleads for more hospital security after attack


New bill would require safety plans for healthcare facilities

7/27/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Recognition first step in fighting violence in healthcare


Workers should be educated as to what the warning signs are

7/27/2017 12:00:00 PM

Retail space gaining more importance in hospital settings


But there is still room to grow in this area

7/27/2017 11:00:00 AM

Children's healthcare records especially vulnerable to cyber attacks


The healthcare industry may be more vulnerable to cyberattacks because of the wide variety of data

7/27/2017 9:00:00 AM

Healthcare laundries evolve to deal with emerging issues


Laundries competing in healthcare will need to be more professional in their operations

7/27/2017 8:00:00 AM

Armstrong® Ceiling Solutions Adds 2" and 10" Widths To Portfolio of MetalWorks™ Linear Panels


7/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Baron Announces Threat Net Mobile App Provides Advanced Weather Monitoring on the Go


7/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Latest Version of exacqVision Offers Enhanced Video Searching and Bookmarking


7/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Mixed-Use Building in Portand Earns LEED Gold Certification


7/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

National Grid Offers Free Professional Energy Network


7/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Renovation

N.Y. healthcare facility to create 'medical village'


Glens Falls Hospital awarded nearly $20 million for expansion

7/26/2017 3:00:00 PM

Black mold abatement underway at California hospital


Palm Drive Health Care District to pay for remodeling costs of Sonoma West Medical Center

7/26/2017 1:00:00 PM

No-money-down microgrid can benefit healthcare facilities


Hospitals don't need to cut into their capital to install a healthcare microgrid

7/26/2017 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Life Safety Q&A: Locked exit doors from psychiatric unit


Brad Keyes continues the discussion on locked exit doors from psychiatric unit

7/26/2017 10:00:00 AM

Wyoming healthcare facility among those affected by phone, internet outage


Outage caused by cut fiber optic cable about four miles north of Casper

7/26/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

ASID spotlights healthcare in industry briefs


American Society of Interior Designers publishes five sector reports that explore industry influences

7/26/2017 8:00:00 AM

Belimo Now Offering HDU & LU Butterfly Assemblies Providing 50 PSI Close-Off Pressure


7/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

Inside Look into the Details of The Birth Place at Olathe Medical Center from an Architectural Standpoint


7/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

HDR Leads CHKD to First LEED Silver v4 Certified Building in Virginia


7/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

ONVIF Publishes Release Candidate for Profile T for Advanced Video Streaming


7/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

Dell Technologies: Cloud Technology Will Impact Facility Workplace in 2030


7/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

Sewage backup contaminated surgical instruments at VA hospital


Virginia healthcare facility forced to evacuate contaminated area

7/25/2017 3:00:00 PM

Rise in dementia leads to new food service options


Program addresses residents' potential malnutrition issues

7/25/2017 2:00:00 PM

Washington 'virtual hospital' provides second set of eyes on patients


CHI Franciscan's Clinical Operations Center in Tacoma monitors regional health system

7/25/2017 12:00:00 PM

Glasgow hospital lauded for hygiene turnaround


Previous inspections at Hairmyres Hospital found issues

7/25/2017 11:00:00 AM

N.M. board questions timing of potential new hospital


With the future of U.S. healthcare laws in flux, the state Board of Finance on Tuesday expresses doubt about new project

7/25/2017 9:00:00 AM

Better cleaning and fewer antibiotics are cutting C. diff rates


Many healthcare facilities implemented stricter cleaning and infection control protocols

7/25/2017 8:00:00 AM

IPAF Members Call for London Mayor Meeting After Grenfell Tower Fire


7/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

CBRE Creates Omnichannel Real Estate Practice To Help Retailers Navigate Evolving Experience Economy


7/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

Philadelphia Eagles Expand Go Green Efforts with Installation of Eco-Safe Digester


7/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

AHE EXCHANGE 2017 Registration Is Open


7/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

Danfoss Celebrates 15 Million TR6 Valves


7/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

CBO says new repeal-and-delay bill would increase uninsured by 32 million people


Individual market premiums would double by 2026

7/24/2017 3:00:00 PM

Lake Forest Hospital reopens after floods


Healthcare facility in Chicago northern suburb was closed for nearly a week

7/24/2017 2:00:00 PM

Shopping centers' evolution includes healthcare


There is a growing need to make healthcare more accessible

7/24/2017 12:00:00 PM

Projects are still doable during tough times for healthcare construction


Providing the best possible design is tough when uncertainty is the new norm in the healthcare industry

7/24/2017 11:00:00 AM

Blog

The ABC of FHIR: Reinventing interoperability


FHIR was created with keeping the complexity and the sheer amount of healthcare data in mind and it takes a new, web-based approach to connecting discrete data elements

7/24/2017 9:00:00 AM

The Health Care Institute Adds Design & Real Estate Experts to Its Board of Directors


7/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

Victor Video Management Software Provides Critical Security Against the Active Shooter


7/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

ePIPE® Team Granted Three Patent Allowances for the Lead (Pb) Reduction and Leak Prevention to Underground Pipes


7/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

Greystone Provides $78 Million HUD Loan for 510-Bed Skilled Nursing Facility in Brooklyn


7/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

Embracing Humanity, Designer Makes Workplaces Hum


7/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

Video / Focus: Facility Design

Video walk-through offers peek at 'super hospital'


A state-of-the-art healthcare facility in Wales will offer complex and acute emergency care

7/21/2017 3:00:00 PM

Emerging trends in healthcare


Competitive marketplace and globalization is resulting in an increasing number of discerning patients and providers

7/21/2017 2:00:00 PM

Crowdsourcing challenge seeking hospital electrical distribution innovations


Challenge will explore IoT's impact on electrical distribution

7/21/2017 12:00:00 PM

Work temporarily stops on West Maui hospital


Project needs construction permits and $83 million in federal, tax-free bonds

7/21/2017 11:00:00 AM

Stanford Hospital union issues a cautionary tale


Workers claimed that healthcare system had high rates of healthcare-associated infections due to inadequate staffing and training

7/21/2017 9:00:00 AM

Keys to cleanliness in an ambulatory care setting


Limited resources can make a standardized environmental cleaning program challenging

7/21/2017 8:00:00 AM

Dell Inc. Empowers Global Customers to Embrace Internet of Things


7/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

New Sensor Suitcase Slashes Power Bills for Commercial Buildings


7/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

Embracing Humanity, Designer Makes Workplaces Hum


7/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Receives Office Redesign


7/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

EPA Recognizes Federal Green Challenge Participants


7/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

Electrician's work transforms refugee hospital


Window films were added to make the hospital rooms cooler, more energy efficient

7/20/2017 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Preparing for active shooter events in healthcare facilities


Hospitals should start with training employees to recognize and respond to dangers

7/20/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Fewer healthcare facilities planning emergency notification upgrades


Survey also indicates the authority to issue alerts is shifting

7/20/2017 12:00:00 PM

N.H. VA hospital officials fired for safety issues


Staffers cite an operating room infested with flies and obsolete or unsterile surgical instruments

7/20/2017 11:00:00 AM

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia developing research campus


The research campus is directly across the Schuylkill River from the hospital’s main campus, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/20/2017 9:00:00 AM

Assessing potential utility problems and responses can help with CMS compliance


Planning for utility system failure is essential for patient care

7/20/2017 8:00:00 AM

Overhead Door Launches EverServe, the Industry’s First Springless Extended Cycle Rolling Service Door


7/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

University of Kansas Health System First to Achieve Comprehensive Cardiac Center Certification


7/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Guardian Glass Launches New Sustainability Calculator


7/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Three Ways Hawaii is Becoming More Energy Efficient


7/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

SCRIA Votes to Merge with ISSA


7/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Hospital asbestos called 'a ticking time bomb'


BBC London has found 94 percent of hospitals in the city contain asbestos

7/19/2017 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Healthcare facilities urged to develop systems to track security technology repairs


Maintenance issue is much bigger than most facilities realize

7/19/2017 2:00:00 PM

Infographic

How to improve patient safety


One such solution is strategically used patient wristbands

7/19/2017 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

Miami children's hospital design stress social interaction


The design of the $75 million Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Advanced Pediatric Care Pavilion also focused on access to daylight and nature, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/19/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Life Safety Q&A: Operating room exit doors


Brad Keyes continues the discussion on operating room exit doors

7/19/2017 10:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

Micro-hospitals may allow expansion without major capital


More systems are turning to a micro-hospital model to expand their footprints during times of political uncertainty

7/19/2017 8:00:00 AM

Cedars-Sinai pilot Uses Apple's iPad to Provide Patient with Data, Control Infection in NICU


7/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

GE Healthcare and Jefferson Health Launch Multi-Year Risk-Sharing Relationship Targeting $1 Billion in Efficiencies


7/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

Towne Park Partners with Yale New Haven Hospital to Build World-Class Patient and Guest Experiences


7/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

Increasing Use of Real-Time Locating Systems Tags In Healthcare Sector Will Drive Growth In RTLS Market


7/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

Experts Release Report Detailing BCRA Impact in Key Swing State


7/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

Wyoming healthcare facility bracing for eclipse fans


Hospital preparing by shuffling around staff from its professional office building and stopping nonessential services

7/18/2017 3:00:00 PM

Video

Chicago area flooding, power outage force evacuation of hospital


Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital transferred 70 patients to nearby facilities after losing power

7/18/2017 2:00:00 PM

Urgent care centers implementing environmental scenting programs


MD Now is diffusing a vanilla fragrance in the waiting areas of all of its facilities

7/18/2017 12:00:00 PM

Infection rates key in Stanford Hospital, union conflict


SEIU says hospital's poor infection control practices jeopardize safety

7/18/2017 11:00:00 AM

Study says bacteria adhesion does not depend on contact area size


Despite their spherical shape, the bacteria cannot be described as hard spheres when they interact with a surface

7/18/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

Bronx hospital attack, puts focus on healthcare worker safety


What measures do hospitals take to minimize risk to their employees

7/18/2017 8:00:00 AM

NewTek TriCaster TC1 Used by Twitch to Drive Live-Streaming, Pre-Show Coverage of Press Announcements for E3


7/18/2017 12:00:00 AM

AJ Manufacturing Moves to Larger Facility, Adds New Equipment and Increases Capacity by 50%.


7/18/2017 12:00:00 AM

US Labor Department Announces $10.5M Funding Opportunity for Susan Harwood Training Grants to Support Worker Safety, Health Training


7/18/2017 12:00:00 AM

OSHA launches application to electronically submit injury and illness data on August 1


7/18/2017 12:00:00 AM

Baron Announces Weather API for Public Safety


7/18/2017 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

S.C. facility security under fire after wandering resident killed by alligator


Woman was supposed to be watched 24/7 before being moved to more appropriate unit

7/17/2017 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

Texas healthcare facility mosaic mural to feature handprints


Helping Hands mural planned for San Antonio's Dr. Robert L.M. Hilliard Center

7/17/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Renovation

131 Ontario hospitals to get repairs, upgrades


Funding will allow hospitals to make improvements to their facilities, including upgrades or replacements to roofs, windows, heating and air conditioning systems, fire alarms and back-up generators

7/17/2017 11:00:00 AM

Blog

Healing from under your feet


How resilient flooring is helping fight hospital-associated infections

7/17/2017 9:00:00 AM

Hand and surface cleanliness support prevention of cross contamination


Frequently touched surfaces can collect infectious pathogens

7/17/2017 8:00:00 AM

NewTek NDI Version 3 Offers the Only End-to-End IP Video Solution for Product Manufacturers


7/17/2017 12:00:00 AM

Surgical Specialty Center of Baton Rouge is First Hospital in Southern Louisiana Deploys a Xenex LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robot


7/17/2017 12:00:00 AM

BuildingDNA Secures Partnership with Jacobs Engineering


7/17/2017 12:00:00 AM

High School Graduates Earn Life Safety Certificate From Koorsen Fire & Security


7/17/2017 12:00:00 AM

EXTECH named select service provider of Geolam for North America


7/17/2017 12:00:00 AM

HAI reduction program developed to support environmental services


Hospital improves infection control by educating housekeeping

7/14/2017 3:00:00 PM

Wired hospitals using technology to drive efficiency


Health Care's Most Wired survey suggests there's room to further integrate systems

7/14/2017 2:00:00 PM

Self-cleaning touch points can support infection control


Powered by light, the self-cleaning surface use mineral nanocrystals to create an oxidation reaction

7/14/2017 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Stab-proof vests urged for staff at some Perth hospitals


New figures about 50 violent incidents reported each day

7/14/2017 11:00:00 AM

ASHE announces 2017 award recipients


The American Society for Healthcare Engineering is recognizing members for improving the healthcare physical environment, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/14/2017 9:00:00 AM

Blog / Focus: Facility Design

Building design and construction can impact patient safety


Buildings should be designed in a way that prevents patient injury

7/14/2017 8:00:00 AM

New Study Reveals Limitations of Disinfectant Performance


7/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

New Research Finds EarlySense’s Contact-Free Sensor Accurately Detects Sleep Apnea and Disordered Breathing in Children


7/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

NewTek Ignites Live IP Revolution With World’s First NDI Native Camera


7/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

Diversey Care Solutions Nominated for ISSA 2017 Innovation Awards


7/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

Pharmacy Locator Connections Pass 2 million Mark


7/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

Bomb scare at Dallas VA hospital just latest in history of troubles


Physician assistant sparked concern from colleagues for months before incident

7/13/2017 3:00:00 PM

Guidelines help hospitals make drink options healthier


New South Wales Health has banned the sale of sugary beverages from its healthcare facilities, but Queensland makes it optional

7/13/2017 1:30:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

Vanderbilt Rehab Hospital continues renovations


The project will include corrections to ADA deficiencies

7/13/2017 12:00:00 PM

New hospital hit by mold


Mold was found in a ward of the new Gleneagles Hospital Hong Kong

7/13/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

Healthcare facility design can impact infection control


Environmental services should participate in the design process

7/13/2017 9:00:00 AM

Three more 'neighborhood' hospitals planned for Las Vegas


Current facility has eight emergency beds and eight in-patient beds

7/13/2017 8:00:00 AM

MEMSIC Launches New MDP200 Pressure Sensor for Medical, Automotive and Industrial Applications


7/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Seeq Continues Rapid Growth with Five New Hires


7/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

NewTek Completes the Transition to IP Video with NDI Converters for All HDMI and SDI Sources


7/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Orthocarolina Named Healthiest Employer in the Charlotte Area for Second Year


7/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Armstrong Ceiling Solutions Expands Portfolio of Linear Design Options


7/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

Hospitals reviewing security after Bronx shooting


Shooting at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center resulted in death of one doctor and injuries to six other people

7/12/2017 3:00:00 PM

Blog

Surface touch frequency & hand hygiene in the patient zone


A closer look at surface contamination and compliance rates

7/12/2017 2:00:00 PM

Senate bill called ‘death sentence’ for rural hospitals


Much of the concern is centered on potential Medicaid cuts

7/12/2017 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Life Safety Q&A: More on med-room corridor doors


Brad Keyes continues the discussion on regulations for med-room corridor doors

7/12/2017 10:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

Partnering with students on a POE


Vision 3 Architects partners with university students to conduct post-occupancy evaluations for smaller facilities, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/12/2017 9:00:00 AM

Study says recurring C. diff infections up 189% from 2001 to 2012


Findings indicate multiple recurring C. diff infections place an increased burden on healthcare system

7/12/2017 8:00:00 AM

BRAVO! Group Services, Inc. Appoints Victoria Tietz New Director of Business Development for Control Temp Mechanical Services


7/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

Changing the Methods of Design and Delivery: HDR Releases Book on Data-Driven Design


7/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

ONVIF Releases Profile A for Broader Access Control Configuration


7/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

New Cintas Survey Shows Consumers Vastly Prefer Paper Towels in Hand Drying Debate


7/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

Schneider Electric’s Proficient Program Delivers Resources to Build Smart, Connected Facilities


7/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

Unions claim victory in Mayo food fight


SEIU Healthcare Minnesota announces a tentative contract agreement with Morrison Healthcare

7/11/2017 3:00:00 PM

Freestanding ERs and urgent care centers having identity crisis


Distinction may be costing patients money

7/11/2017 2:00:00 PM

Heater-cooler contamination found to be more common than previously believed


Devices have been linked to a number of infections

7/11/2017 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Renovation

Costly skilled-nursing renovations can be good investment


Infection-control design elements save money in the long run

7/11/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Renovation

Many healthcare organizations adding wound care units


Planning for these units involves spatial requirements accommodate a hyperbaric oxygen therapy chamber, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/11/2017 9:00:00 AM

Three hospitals fail fire safety checks after London tower fire


Buildings at London's King's College Hospital, Sheffield's children's hospital and the North Middlesex Trust have been found to have combustible cladding

7/11/2017 8:00:00 AM

Hospital Pilots New Bluetooth Low Energy System from GE Healthcare, Zebra Technologies


7/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

After the Storm: Cintas Offers Retailers Summer Storm Checklist


7/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

Linen King/NW Arkansas Is Re-accredited After Passing HLAC Inspection of Its Healthcare Textile Processing Cycle


7/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

BRAVO! Group Services, Inc. Celebrates 20th Anniversary Providing Excellence in Facility Support Solutions


7/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

NEMA: New Standard Minimizes Cable Energy Loss for Power over Ethernet Lighting Systems


7/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

Study says that understanding how microbes interact with hospital surfaces is key to infection control


Previously, few studies focused on the hospital room microbiome and whether the data might affect room cleaning

7/10/2017 3:00:00 PM

Healthcare facilities striving for more creativity in the kitchen


Hospital chefs and food service workers networks submit themed recipes for annual contest

7/10/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Doctor opens fire at a Bronx hospital, killing one and wounding six


Disgruntled doctor was armed with an AR-15 rifle that he snuck in under a lab coat

7/10/2017 11:00:00 AM

Study says even clean hands can transmit MRSA in the NICU


Hospitals urged to not rely on hand hygiene alone for protecting patients

7/10/2017 9:00:00 AM

Maine names 2017 Healthcare Engineer of the Year


Franklin Community Health Network director of facilities management has been recognized for promoting better patient care through design, maintenance and operations

7/10/2017 8:00:00 AM

CBRE: Chicago Named Nation’s Greenest City


7/10/2017 12:00:00 AM

World’s First Biophilic Design Project Taking Shape in England


7/10/2017 12:00:00 AM

CMS Issues Legionella-Prevention Directive for Medicare Certified Healthcare Facilities


7/10/2017 12:00:00 AM

City of Chicago Aims to Modernize Wireless Smart Street Lighting Project


7/10/2017 12:00:00 AM

New York Clean Energy Initiatives Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions


7/10/2017 12:00:00 AM

Report says ‘pope’s hospital’ has poor hygiene, other issues


Bambino Gesu accused of putting profits ahead of patients

7/7/2017 3:00:00 PM

Hospital's sprinklers will not be fully installed until 2020


Inspectors highlighted fire safety failures at Carlisle's Cumberland Infirmary in UK three years ago

7/7/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Renovation

Healthcare facility microgrids can mean more reliable, lower-cost energy


Healthcare expansion means a greater need for energy

7/7/2017 12:00:00 PM

Better cleaning contributes to fall in C. diff rates


Healthcare facilities are adopting stricter cleaning standards

7/7/2017 11:00:00 AM

Blog / Focus: Renovation

Getting started: Approaching and funding smart improvements in healthcare facilities


An increased emphasis on patient experience and the need to reduce costs is driving healthcare systems to upgrade facilities, including infrastructure projects that improve energy, comfort and safety and technology projects that improve processes, operations and ultimately, patient care.

7/7/2017 9:00:00 AM

Blog / Focus: Renovation

Common problems found during building renovations


The older the structure is, the more likely it is that the building inspector will find some form of defect

7/7/2017 8:00:00 AM

Crothall Chicago Earns HC Certification


7/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Haq to Lead Mechanical Group for WSP USA in Seattle


7/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Kenall Introduces MedMaster Light Fixtures Using Indigo-Clean Technology for Healthcare


7/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

O&G Completes New Oncology Pavilion at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center


7/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Garland Company Named Northeast Ohio Top Workplace for Sixth Year In A Row


7/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Video / Focus: Security

Wisconsin healthcare facilities affected by global ransomware attack


International cyberattack is having an effect on medical facilities here in Northeast Wisconsin

7/6/2017 3:00:00 PM

Blog

BioPharma facility trends to watch


Facilities are a major investment for these businesses

7/6/2017 2:00:00 PM

Best surface cleaning options depends on many factors


Whole-room disinfection robots may be part of best practices for outpatient facility

7/6/2017 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

20 most beautiful hospitals in America named


Orange Regional Medical Center in N.Y. takes number one spot

7/6/2017 11:00:00 AM

Canadian hospitals may have exposed 1,307 patients to hepatitis B and C


Some diabetic patients were potentially exposed during individual insulin training sessions

7/6/2017 9:00:00 AM

Cutting infection risk in high-traffic areas


Public spaces contain her own infection-risk issues

7/6/2017 8:00:00 AM

Iredell Memorial Hospital Implements UV Technology to Fight Infections


7/6/2017 12:00:00 AM

IICRC Opens Nominations for Two Prestigious Industry Awards


7/6/2017 12:00:00 AM

AHR Expo Calls for Innovation Awards Entries


7/6/2017 12:00:00 AM

P&G Professional University Announces New Opportunities for Cleaning Professionals to Receive Continuing Education Units


7/6/2017 12:00:00 AM

Flexicore Closet Augers from General Pipe Cleaners the Most Durable, Kink-resistant Auger in the Industry


7/6/2017 12:00:00 AM

Superheroes drop in on hospitalized children in Virginia


Window washers dressed as superheroes Spider-Man, Batman, Thor and Superman

7/5/2017 3:00:00 PM

Guide looks at hospitals' response to food insecurity


AHA’s Health Research & Educational Trust explores the challenges of ensuring a population has access to healthy food

7/5/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Mass. nurses push for safety after stabbing


Hospital asking safety officials to examine security following attack

7/5/2017 12:00:00 PM

Blog

What does the client really want?


Spend time considering the issues the client faces

7/5/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Life Safety Q&A: Med-room corridor door


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for med-room corridor doors

7/5/2017 10:00:00 AM

Blog

Why clinical operations is one of the hottest careers in research


One of the most common misperceptions about clinical research is that all clinical researchers work 'at the bench'

7/5/2017 8:00:00 AM

Critical Facilities Summit Announces Open Registration at New Minneapolis Location


7/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

Baron Announces Weather API for Public Safety


7/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

Burgess Health Center Implements UV Technology to Fight Infection


7/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

The Financial Benefits of Great Water Tech’s Test and Treat Campaign


7/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

Yale Commercial Debuts 6100A Series Emergency Exit Device at North America’s Largest Retail Loss Prevention Event


7/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

Hospital staff searches 15 tons of hospital waste to find patient's necklace


St. Luke's Hospital in Phillipsburg apologized for losing the jewelry in the first place

7/3/2017 3:00:00 PM

Study focuses on better patient room cleaning methods


Researchers are using human factors engineering to optimize performance and processes

7/3/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

N.Y.C. hospitals use modular construction updating facilities


Prefab building helps rein in costs for healthcare providers

7/3/2017 12:00:00 PM

Welch hospital cladding checked after London tower fire


The cladding on Singleton Hospital in Swansea will be removed and inspected as a precaution

7/3/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

Cherokee Indian Hospital designed to reflect locale, support patient comfort


The hospital’s Great Smoky Mountains locale was brought indoors with a tree form element as the theme for the building’s central spine, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/3/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

Training key to curbing hospital violence


Workplace violence injuries increased by 55 percent among nurses during this time period from 2012 to 2014

7/3/2017 8:00:00 AM

Passing HLAC Inspection, K-Bro Linen Systems/Burnaby, BC, Is Re-Accredited Until 2020


7/3/2017 12:00:00 AM

GRM Implements New Digital Solution for Top Healthcare System Pathology Lab


7/3/2017 12:00:00 AM

Kingspan Expands Commercial Product Offering to Include 60 PSI GreenGuard Type VII XPS Insulation Board


7/3/2017 12:00:00 AM

IICRC Announces Presenter Lineup For Technical Conference


7/3/2017 12:00:00 AM

Bradley’s Verge With Washbar Earns Multiple Product Design Awards


7/3/2017 12:00:00 AM



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