September 2017 Posts About Healthcare Facilities Management



Fla. healthcare facilities rush to implement new regulations


Owners have until Nov. 15 to purchase generators and enough fuel to maintain temperatures below 80 degrees for at least four days

9/29/2017 3:00:00 PM

Focus: New Construction

California hospital designed to move up and down during an earthquake


The Loma Linda University Medical Center will be the first in the country engineered to move vertically

9/29/2017 2:00:00 PM

Infographic / Focus: Energy Efficiency

Healthcare energy use/strategies illustrated


Infographic includes statistics regarding energy usage in healthcare facilities and the adoption rate of various energy-saving technologies and strategies.

9/29/2017 12:00:00 PM

Benefits of digital signage in healthcare


Digital signage within the healthcare facility can improve the patient, visitor and staff experience

9/29/2017 11:00:00 AM

Keys to defending against ransomware


Healthcare IT and hackers are moving to the cloud

9/29/2017 9:00:00 AM

Case study

St. Bernards Cancer Center: Major referral hospital gets major makeover


MD-10 aircraft outfitted as mobile teching hospital

9/29/2017 8:00:00 AM

As Rates of Unnecessary Surgeries Soar, Integrated Healthcare Center HEALTH ATLAST Offers Alternative Solutions


9/29/2017 12:00:00 AM

BridgeHead Software Expands Global Product Marketing Team


9/29/2017 12:00:00 AM

Ecore Launches 3 New Websites to Optimize Digital Presence


9/29/2017 12:00:00 AM

Two Powerhouse Healthcare Providers Join Forces to Deliver Best in Practice Breast Health Screenings & Diagnostics


9/29/2017 12:00:00 AM

2017 IUVA World Congress Spotlights Water Disinfection Technologies


9/29/2017 12:00:00 AM

Florida nursing home worker fired after seeking help on Facebook


Requests resulted in industrial mist fans along with portable fans brought by family members of residents

9/28/2017 3:00:00 PM

Oldest patients more vulnerable during disasters


Nursing homes and other facilities are required to have preparation plans in place

9/28/2017 2:00:00 PM

Case study

Orbis Flying Eye Hospital


MD-10 aircraft outfitted as mobile teching hospital

9/28/2017 12:00:00 PM

Hospital in Upper Keys reopens after hurricane damage


Mariners Hospital in Tavernier evacuated its patients ahead of Irma approached and the hospital’s first floor was flooded

9/28/2017 11:00:00 AM

Florida nursing home deaths blamed on preventable chaos


Only one nursing home with a power loss is known to have caused multiple deaths

9/28/2017 10:00:00 AM

Microhospital: Scaling down without shirking standards


The growth of microhospitals is outpacing the development of environment-specific requirements

9/28/2017 8:00:00 AM

Children’s Dentistry of Southern Nevada Names Genesis Galdamez as Las Vegas Regional Manager


9/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

Healthcare Executive Andrew Hoover Joins Meridian as Vice President of Business Development


9/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

New Bold Color Options for Pella’s Vinyl Windows and Patio Doors


9/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

Online Training Options Abound for Adult Learners, but The Classroom May Still be Best, According to PMI


9/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

Eaton Reduces Footprint and Lowers Project Costs with New Breaker Integrated Transformer


9/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

Puerto Rico hospitals in dire straits after Maria


Storm has left hospitals flooded, strewn with rubble and dependent on diesel generators

9/27/2017 3:00:00 PM

Nursing homes call Florida gov.'s emergency deadline impractical


Nursing homes ordered have generators capable of running air conditioning in place by Nov. 15

9/27/2017 2:00:00 PM

Former ER nurse backs fired security staff


Mercy Mercy Hospital Springfield fired security and ER staff for 'patient care that was not up to hospital standards even in highly tense situations'

9/27/2017 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

N.Y. hospital ED earns LEED Gold


Northwell Health’s Huntington Hospital emergency department focuses on water use reduction

9/27/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Life Safety Q&A: Fire damper testing frequency for longterm care facilities


Brad Keyes discusses fire damper testing frequency for longterm care facilities

9/27/2017 10:00:00 AM

Buffalo healthcare facilities serving food fresh from the farm


Hospitals, like restaurants, are stressing homegrown, locally sourced produce

9/27/2017 8:00:00 AM

Becker’s Conference Roundup: A Winning Collaboration between an ACO and the Care Intelligence System


9/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Indoor Environmental Quality Testing to Help Prevent Fungal Infections


9/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Latest Version of exacqVision Enhances Situation Awareness and Adds User Controls for Administrators


9/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

First Aid Kits: What We Need to Know


9/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Cleanspace Opens Welding Respiratory Safety Resource Center


9/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Florida governor gives assisted living communities 60 days to get generators


The facilities are also required to have enough fuel to enable them to maintain comfortable temperatures for at least 96 hours following a power outage

9/26/2017 3:00:00 PM

HHS offers hurricane preparation guidance


Health information management is among the topics covered

9/26/2017 2:00:00 PM

Most Florida healthcare facilities were ready for Irma


Despite Hollywood horror story, most other healthcare facilities in southern Florida were prepared

9/26/2017 12:00:00 PM

Design changes are causing mold and moisture building failures


There is a relationship between the HVAC and building envelope design and performance

9/26/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Where healthcare laundry and infection prevention meet


A healthcare facility infection preventionist must navigate the intersection where healthcare laundry and infection prevention come together

9/26/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: New construction

Doctors, nurses help design rooms for new SLU Hospital


The project has a design center, which contains mock-ups of all types of hospital rooms

9/26/2017 8:00:00 AM

OSU Wexner Medical Center Chooses HDR for New Hospital Tower


9/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

The Polls are Open in the 2017 America’s Best Restroom Contest


9/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

Carnegie and Gensler Partner on Upholstery Collection Inspired by Activewear


9/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

Johnson Controls Introduces Intelligent Touchscreen Access Terminal


9/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

Indoor Environmental Quality Testing To Help Prevent Fungal Infections


9/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

Intermountain backs Utah caregivers worried about DACA status


The system will help file the paperwork required for them to continue to legally live and work in the U.S.

9/25/2017 3:00:00 PM

Florida nursing home where 11 died had emergency plan with no mention of air conditioning


The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills' plan created with copy-paste passages

9/25/2017 2:00:00 PM

Emails show three Savannah hospitals backpedaled on hurricane response


Memorial Health agreed to house the medical needy

9/25/2017 12:00:00 PM

Blog

Six trends in healthcare architecture


More than nearly any other industry, healthcare is in an almost constant state of growth and development

9/25/2017 11:00:00 AM

HVAC experts suggest natural ventilation be allowed in most spaces outside of operating rooms


Natural ventilation is defined as the transport of fresh air through non-mechanical means, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

9/25/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

New Orleans hospital patient infections linked to contaminated heater-cooler


Twelve patients at Children's Hospital in New Orleans contract rare SSI

9/25/2017 8:00:00 AM

Haskell’s COO James O’Leary Appointed President


9/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

Innovaccer Launches its Disruptive Care Intelligence System


9/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

The Garland Company Unveils Redesigned, Customer-Centric Website


9/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

Fairbanks Energy Services Opens Fifth Office with Expansion Into Denver Market


9/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

Care Intelligence System: The Revolution of Innovations in Value-based Care


9/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

Florida nursing home deaths put focus on disaster planning


The new federal rule will require that nursing homes have 'alternate sources of energy to maintain temperatures to protect resident health and safety'

9/22/2017 3:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

New Baton Rouge children's hospital part of a growing trend


Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital will have its own emergency room designed with children in mind

9/22/2017 2:00:00 PM

Jacksonville-area hospitals responded to Irma with detailed emergency plans


Mayo Clinic staff, for instance, started preparing for the storm more than a week prior to experts saying the projected path would impact Florida

9/22/2017 12:00:00 PM

Sewage leaking from Winnipeg hospital


A drainage pipe has been discharging raw sewage into the soil since at least spring

9/22/2017 11:00:00 AM

Perth hospital considers enlisting smoking police


The six-month trial involves a dedicated security officer reminding smokers that the campus is smoke free

9/22/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Montana hospital water tests positive for legionella


The test was prompted after a patient tested positive for the bacteria

9/22/2017 8:00:00 AM

Kadean Construction Completes Three Ambulatory Surgical Centers In Kansas And Wisconsin As Trend Grows Nationwide


9/22/2017 12:00:00 AM

Putting the Glam into Senior Living Design


9/22/2017 12:00:00 AM

Turnaround Life joins Springfield College sponsoring Domestic Violence: A Human Rights Issue Workshop Friday, October 6th


9/22/2017 12:00:00 AM

SpendEdge Releases Procurement Research Report for the Global Janitorial Services Market


9/22/2017 12:00:00 AM

Allegion, Software House Collaboration Extends Electronic Access Control Options


9/22/2017 12:00:00 AM

State shuts down nursing home where 9 people died


The deaths are believed to be heat related, but still under investigation

9/21/2017 3:00:00 PM

Tokyo hospital tracks equipment via RFID-enabled shelving


The technology identifies stock levels at each of its wards in real time

9/21/2017 2:00:00 PM

Five years after Sandy, NYC hospitals may be ready for the next big storm


Hospitals in Texas were mostly prepared for Hurricane Harvey

9/21/2017 12:00:00 PM

Second unit of Mayo food service workers vote to unionize


The workers voted by a 2-1 margin to join the union

9/21/2017 11:00:00 AM

Hospital's $5.5 million asbestos problem causing safety concerns


Figure includes almost $2 million for a retrofitted air-conditioning system in the radiology department

9/21/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Life Safety Codes and Regulations

Most hospital surveys this year show trouble with certain fire hazard provisions


About 86% of the 763 applicable hospital surveys conducted in January through June revealed deficiencies under the most-cited standard

9/21/2017 8:00:00 AM

OSHA, National Grain and Feed Association Form Alliance to Protect Workers in Grain Handling Industry


9/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

Viega Introduces Flushing Technology Products


9/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

CDC Clean Hands Initiatives Promoted by PDI


9/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

WEDI Issues White Paper Addressing Barriers Impacting Industry Adoption of ERA and EFT Transactions


9/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

Icra Solutions Llc Open Its Doors To Sell Equipment For Dust Control & Containment


9/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

$2.5 million in medications could go bad without power at Florida clinic


The clinic serves 10,000 patients who are uninsured and working residents with chronic medical conditions

9/20/2017 3:00:00 PM

9 dead at Florida nursing home left without air conditioning


Patients at a Hollywood Facility spent days in sweltering heat after Hurricane Irma

9/20/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Infection Control

Study says separating septic, aseptic operating areas unnecessary


No relevant differences were seen microbial concentration in the environmental air between septic and aseptic procedures

9/20/2017 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Life Safety Q&A: Fire drills in a hospital


Brad Keyes discusses fire drills in a hospital

9/20/2017 10:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

N.J. Board of Public Utilities OKs energy efficiency programs


PSE&G will continue its Hospital Efficiency Program, Residential Multifamily Housing Efficiency Program, and Direct Install Program

9/20/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Bacteria stays on scrubs even with antibacterial fabrics


New research shows hospital scrubs can easily be contaminated

9/20/2017 8:00:00 AM

Practical Sustainability: IFMA’s Green Cleaning Guide Gets an Update for 2017


9/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Architectural Technology Awards: 2017 Winners


9/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Kadean Construction Completes Three Ambulatory Surgical Centers In Kansas And Wisconsin As Trend Grows Nationwide


9/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Seeq To Sponsor Ignition Community Conference (ICC), Announces Reseller Program for Inductive Automation System Integrators


9/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

HLAC Seeks Accreditation Inspectors


9/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Hospital bars police officers from interacting with frontline staff following nurse's arrest


University of Utah Hospital updated its policy for police interactions the day after an officer arrested a nurse who refused to take a blood sample from an unconscious patient

9/19/2017 3:00:00 PM

Tips for hiring healthcare cybersecurity pros


Cybersecurity requires people from all backgrounds and majors

9/19/2017 2:00:00 PM

W.V. VA sends help to Hurricane Irma recovery efforts


The Beckley VA Medical Center has deployed a five-member team to Alabama

9/19/2017 12:00:00 PM

Combined outdoor space caters to patients of all ages


The space was designed for play, exercise and rehabilitation

9/19/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

Calibrated performance model created for hospital building


Model helps Barts Health NHS Trust assess proposed energy-conservation measures

9/19/2017 9:00:00 AM

Solar power can transform healthcare in India


Solar systems at rural healthcare centers improving healthcare delivery

9/19/2017 8:00:00 AM

Solar Installer Unlocks Energy Cost Savings for Non-Profit Medical Facility with Braggawatt’s Financing Platform


9/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

Disaster Recovery Guidelines for Textile Care Released


9/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

Silent Disease Watchdog Company Wins 4th Annual Global Healthcare Networking Event


9/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

OSHA, American Chemistry Council Sign Alliance to Protect Workers from Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals


9/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

H+K Launches New Website with Redesigned, User-Friendly Online Shop


9/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

Harvey floodwaters carry high levels of E coli, toxins


Precautions needed when returning to flooded buildings, public health experts said

9/18/2017 3:00:00 PM

Florida assisted care facility sheltered in place without power for three days


As the indoor temperature climbed to the mid-80s, humidity made the hard-surfaced floors slick with condensation

9/18/2017 2:00:00 PM

N.H. hospital locked down after man shoots mother dead in ICU


The active-shooter alert at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon forced evacuation

9/18/2017 12:00:00 PM

Blog

Three reasons telehealth is revolutionizing outpatient recovery


A comprehensive transition program, which utilizes telehealth to engage patients as well as their respective caregivers, can help reduce readmissions

9/18/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

Toronto hospital recognized for energy efficiency


Toronto Hydro awards Michael Garron incentive funding

9/18/2017 9:00:00 AM

Blog

Why real-time ADT messages are the revolution of care management


ADT messages are lately becoming the cornerstone in care management as the go-to source of data, holding a wealth of valuable information that can affect point-of-care decisions

9/18/2017 8:00:00 AM

Innovative and Efficient Touchscreen Solutions Now Available with Elegant and Durable Enclosures


9/18/2017 12:00:00 AM

Sofidel Unveils New Hy Tech Proprietary Dispensers


9/18/2017 12:00:00 AM

Seeq Partners with Tableau for Faster Visualization of Time Series Data in Process Manufacturing Organizations


9/18/2017 12:00:00 AM

Putting the Glam into Senior Living Design


9/18/2017 12:00:00 AM

Mountain Park Health Center Flips Marine and Boat Supply Store


9/18/2017 12:00:00 AM

Eight dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after Irma


The home's air-conditioning had been out since Hurricane Irma struck

9/15/2017 3:00:00 PM

Irma forced evacuation of 30 hospitals


At least 278 assisted living facilities, 61 nursing home, and some 60 other healthcare facilities evacuated some or all of their patients

9/15/2017 2:00:00 PM

Some Florida hospitals left without water, sewage service


Other hospitals across Florida have returned to normal operations

9/15/2017 12:00:00 PM

Healthcare system launches app to support wayfinding


Kaleida Health app helps patients make it to their appointments on time

9/15/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: New construction

UPMC unveils $19 million Hampton outpatient center


The 44,000-square-foot facility's focus will be primary healthcare for children and adults

9/15/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: New construction

Changing healthcare facilities offers opportunity for change


Making a move means reviewing everything to determine if it is necessary in the new facility

9/15/2017 8:00:00 AM

Third in 'Laundry Ledger' Series Recaps HLAC/ARTA Sponsored Webinar: Choosing Vendors, Managing Controlled Substances, and Protecting Employees


9/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

Senior Living Veteran Announces Launch of Solinity


9/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

Heavy Timber Wood Construction: A Vestige of Colonial America, or Something More?


9/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

Development Team Breaks Ground, Shares Detailed Plans for Rock Regional Hospital in Derby, Kan.


9/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

Metasys 9.0 building automation system from Johnson Controls offers new IP controllers and enhanced user interface


9/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

Houston command center focuses on medical infrastructure continuity


The Catastrophic Medical Operations Center was established by the Southeast Texas Regional Advisory Council

9/14/2017 3:00:00 PM

The future of violence response and emergency preparedness in healthcare


Several healthcare organizations have published information to assist security directors

9/14/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

Mazzoni Center has a new home for the LGBTQ community


Project turned an office building into a new healthcare center

9/14/2017 11:00:00 AM

Workers push for metal detectors at Mass. mental health facilities


Taunton State Hospital and six other Department of Mental Health locations are included on list

9/14/2017 9:00:00 AM

Maintaining building barrier protections


Energy efficiency is often one of the easiest ways to improve a healthcare facility's bottom line

9/14/2017 8:00:00 AM

ChicExecs and Clients Pitch in to Help Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts


9/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

NewTek LivePanel Advances IP Workflows with Browser-Based Remote User Interfaces


9/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

Sofidel Launches Bio Tech Toilet Paper that Cleanses Pipes


9/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

Harris Williams & Co. Advises Capsa Healthcare on its Sale to Levine Leichtman Capital Partners


9/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

Earth Wind and Fire: Reservists Own the Skies


9/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

Naples hospital moves 450 evacuees to higher floors at downtown facility


More than 450 storm refugees from NCH employees' families and patient family members were moved

9/13/2017 3:00:00 PM

Hurricane Irma evacuees come to N.C. hospitals


Greenville Health System has been asked to take four patients from a skilled nursing facility and from MUSC Health in Charleston

9/13/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Infection Control

Specific environmental strategies needed in infection control


World Health Organization offers first-ever priority pathogens list

9/13/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Life Safety Q&A: Fire-rated door assemblies


Brad Keyes discusses fire-rated door assemblies

9/13/2017 10:00:00 AM

Case study/ Focus: Infection Control

Microbicidal paint used in George healthcare facility oncology unit


The microbicidal properties were attractive given the compromised immune system of the patient population

9/13/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

Facility managers working to achieve energy efficiency and sustainability


Energy efficiency is often one of the easiest ways to improve a healthcare facility's bottom line

9/13/2017 8:00:00 AM

Legrand Integrates On-Q Rf Lighting Control Systems with Qmotion Motorized Shades


9/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

How to Maintain Hygienic Healthcare Laundry Where HCTs/Infection Prevention Cross Paths


9/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Stanley Healthcare Named Vendor Company of the Year


9/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Meridian Buys Historic Grunow Memorial Medical Center in Phoenix


9/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Clorox Healthcare Education & Product Solutions at AHE EXCHANGE 2017


9/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

St. Thomas hospital suffers catastrophic failure


Hurricane Irma leaving many parts of the second largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands in shambles

9/12/2017 3:00:00 PM

Tampa hospitals weighed evacuation options before Irma


Area hospitals prepared for all possibilities before deciding whether to evacuate

9/12/2017 2:00:00 PM

Irma forces hospitals across three states to evacuate


At least 35 hospitals across Florida, Georgia and South Carolina evacuate patients or shut down

9/12/2017 12:00:00 PM

Hospitals to feel hurricane effect on credit, operating performance


Moody's says lost patient volume, deferred elective procedures and the relocation of residents are all contributing factors

9/12/2017 11:00:00 AM

Central Florida hospitals evacuated, locked down ahead of Irma


The majority of patients at Health First's Cape Canaveral Hospital will be transferred to other Health First hospitals

9/12/2017 9:00:00 AM

Healthcare system launches virtual appointment effort


'Video Visit' expands on Aurora’s telemedicine offerings

9/12/2017 8:00:00 AM

VidaShield, CME Join Forces to Combat HAI in Healthcare Facilities


9/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

JLL Appoints Healthcare Safety and Regulatory Expert George Mills


9/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

VidaShield, CME Join Forces to Combat HAI in Healthcare Facilities


9/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

Sika Corporation Announces Participation at 2017 Glassbuild America


9/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

Legrand Displays New Vantage Controls – adorne Low-Voltage Keypad at CEDIA 2017


9/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

In better news, eclipse went off without a healthcare hitch


But hospitals still watching for foodborne or waterborne disease outbreaks

9/11/2017 3:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

Upper floors of St. Louis healthcare facility coming under scrutiny


BJC HealthCare’s new building is still under construction

9/11/2017 2:00:00 PM

Top 10 best hospitals to work for named


Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston considered the best hospital to work for in the country

9/11/2017 12:00:00 PM

How UVA Health System responded to the Charlottesville rally


University of Virginia Health System played a key role in caring for people injured during a white nationalist march

9/11/2017 11:00:00 AM

Infographic

EHRs and paper: The headaches of document management


The infographic offers statistics including information on how much paper-dependent practices waste time

9/11/2017 9:00:00 AM

Utah facility well-stocked with medical supplies in case of disaster


Centralized location of medical products hub puts Utah in secure position

9/11/2017 8:00:00 AM

Legrand Previews Residential Lighting Controls for Human Centric Lighting


9/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

Morbern Applauded for Environmental Agreement


9/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

Keltech Portables Provide Flexible Solution for Supplying Heated Water


9/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

Dangerous Goods Transport Firm, Aerospace Technology Company Partner to Create Obexion – a Safer One-of-a-Kind Lithium Battery Shipping Solution


9/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

CMS Issues Training on Emergency Preparedness Rule Enforcement


9/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

Houston VA hospital prepares for aftermath


Downtown healthcare facility remained open

9/8/2017 3:00:00 PM

Texas hospitals short of (usable) water


Beaumont's water pump broke, cutting off water supplies to the city

9/8/2017 2:00:00 PM

Premium feature

Setting the standard in sustainable design


Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford embraces holistic design elements

9/8/2017 12:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

VA to refine construction grant rules


New regulations designed to benefit veterans in rural areas

9/8/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

Healthcare facilities energy efficiency challenge


Healthcare facilities must cope with the challenges of energy management in a mission-critical environment

9/8/2017 9:00:00 AM

Memphis, Nashville facilities take patients airlifted from Harvey


Federal agencies placed a National Disaster Medical System on alert

9/8/2017 8:00:00 AM

Hub International Limited Names Marc Cohen Chief Executive Officer


9/8/2017 12:00:00 AM

See the Latest HVACR Innovations, Products and Technologies at the Highly-Anticipated 2018 AHR Expo in Chicago


9/8/2017 12:00:00 AM

UMA Health to Donate 10% of September Earnings to Hurricane Harvey Victims


9/8/2017 12:00:00 AM

HLAC Seeks Nominations for 2018-2020 Board of Directors


9/8/2017 12:00:00 AM

Legrand Showcases its Integrated Lighting Controls and Shading Solutions for the Connected Home at CEDIA 2017


9/8/2017 12:00:00 AM

Houston hospitals may not be back to normal for a month


The SouthEast Texas Regional Advisory Council estimates that nearly two dozen hospitals have evacuated patients

9/7/2017 3:00:00 PM

Premium Feature

Open for new opportunities


The growing role of door hardware in healthcare facilities design

9/7/2017 2:00:00 PM

Most Houston healthcare facilities withstand Harvey


Ben Taub Hospital's hospital-wide evacuation shrunk to only three vehicles

9/7/2017 12:00:00 PM

Stronger security and disaster planning sending healthcare to the cloud


Experts say cloud platforms can be more secure than managed data centers

9/7/2017 11:00:00 AM

Home hospital impacts on emergency department crowding


Home hospital programs have the potential to free inpatient beds and extend hospital facility capacity

9/7/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: New construction

First U.S. ‘dementia village’ designed to recreate a happier time


Retro style development, called the Glenner Town Square, is a day program, not a residential center

9/7/2017 8:00:00 AM

Yorktel Introduces New Telemedicine Video Platform


9/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Trescon has Schneider Electric on Board as Partner for the Healthcare Future Tech Summit & Awards, 2017


9/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

AI Start-ups Set to Disrupt Healthcare Market, with $800 Million to be Spent on CAD Systems by 2022


9/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Powers Paper, LLC Debuts at ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2017 in September


9/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Diversey Now a Standalone Company Following Close of Sale


9/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Report says psych ward video cameras could save lives


Patient safety called more important than the privacy issues

9/6/2017 3:00:00 PM

Creating timeless pediatric health environments


Report calls pediatric environments 'incubators for hospital design innovation'

9/6/2017 2:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

Staff opinions key to new SLU hospital design


SSM Health and St. Louis University are building a $500 million replacement hospital

9/6/2017 12:00:00 PM

Restaurant-style dining coming to skilled nursing facilities


Facilities are letting residents weigh in on what — and when — they eat

9/6/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Life Safety Q&A: Cardboard shipping boxes


Brad Keyes discusses cardboard shipping boxes

9/6/2017 10:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Faulty sink valve causes flood at Canadian healthcare facility


Leak happened in unit where patients recover from bone marrow procedures

9/6/2017 8:00:00 AM

Harvey could financially hurt struggling Houston hospitals


The storm has forced hospitals to cancel surgeries, evacuate patients and contend with food and supply shortages

9/5/2017 3:00:00 PM

Houston hospital abandons plans to evacuate patients


Ben Taub Hospital calls off attempts to evacuate patients after a series of delays

9/5/2017 2:00:00 PM

‘Playbook’ preps Rhode Island healthcare facilities for power outages


'Protecting Patients When Disaster Strikes' describes the before-during-after of a power outage

9/5/2017 12:00:00 PM

Waiting room flooring: Combining patient comfort, aesthetics and function


The balance between function and aesthetics can be difficult to strike in the waiting room of healthcare facilities

9/5/2017 11:00:00 AM

Geisinger cutting sugary beverages


The move in the latest in the system's healthy eating program

9/5/2017 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Germicidal technologies reduce hospital airborne pathogens


UV-C technologies can contribute to strategies for reducing HAIs and ARMs without adding to their resistance to medicinal treatments

9/5/2017 8:00:00 AM

Midmark Introduces New Services to Streamline Delivery and Provide Integrated Solutions for Customers


9/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

SurfaceSet 2018 by Formica Corporation Brings Balance and Inspiration to Commercial Spaces with 32 New Designs


9/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

C•CURE 9000 Access Control Platform Adds New Smart Card Encoding to Increase Credential Security and Flexibility


9/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

Tampa healthcare facility reviewing emergency plan in wake of Houston flooding


One of Tampa's biggest, busiest hospitals would probably be underwater

9/1/2017 3:00:00 PM

Blog

Five questions to future-proof your healthcare facilities


Smart facility plans must put the patient at the center and be flexible enough to withstand inevitable change

9/1/2017 2:00:00 PM

Harvey forces healthcare facility evacuations, closures


Ben Taub General Hospital among those that evacuated its patients

9/1/2017 12:00:00 PM

Keys to a healthcare cybersecurity strategy


Naming a CISO and maintaining a separate budget are two of the crucial elements

9/1/2017 11:00:00 AM

Focus: New construction

The future of healthcare architecture amid political uncertainty


Healthcare providers are struggling with long-term planning

9/1/2017 9:00:00 AM

Harvey highlights need for emergency plans


Dozens of healthcare facilities in Texas have had to evacuate

9/1/2017 8:00:00 AM

Now You See It: Oxehealth Wins Academy Award


9/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

OSHA Issues Proposed Rule to Extend Compliance Deadline for Crane Operator Certification Requirements


9/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

Edgetech Instruments Announces the Model DX a New High Performance Primary Method Direct Insertion Dew/Frost Point Sensor


9/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

The Joint Commission Issues R3 Report on New and Revised Pain Assessment and Management Standards


9/1/2017 12:00:00 AM



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