Michigan hospital testing metal detectors

The metal detectors are being tested in the main lobby, but were previously used in the emergency department

1/21/2019


Five planning best practices for building senior healthcare facilities

In building these facilities, healthcare facility managers and their construction partners must strike a balance of incorporating necessary elements of a medical facility, while maintaining a comfortable, homelike atmosphere

1/21/2019


Wisconsin healthcare system partners with microhospital operator

The hospitals are expected to open by the end of 2020 or in early 2021

1/21/2019


Arkansas cancer clinic sued over bacterial outbreak

The plaintiffs were clinic patients with chemotherapy ports who were infected with the bacteria

1/21/2019


Tips for more sustainable surgical units

Common sense solutions include reducing non-hazardous waste by reusing materials

1/21/2019


The role of auditing in cleaning and disinfection

Nurses play a vital role in healthcare settings

1/21/2019







'Scary' Muslim family barred from seeing baby in hospital

Family went to Inova Fair Oaks Hospital in Fairfax, Va., last month to visit a newborn baby girl

1/18/2019


First in-season flu numbers released by CDC

This is the first time these estimates are being provided during the flu season

1/18/2019


Scottish hospital porters handle clinical waste during protests

A union had advised its members to stop dealing with the waste after four staffers were injured

1/18/2019


New association created for medical facility professionals

The Association of Medical Facility Professionals was created by the leaders of the former Health Care Institute, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

1/18/2019


How ready is the U.S. for an Ebola outbreak?

Fourteen percent of administrators felt their facilities were unprepared for a patient with Ebola or an EID

1/18/2019


Ultraviolet light added to disinfection cuts C diff.

During the study, C diff. infection rates dropped in the intervention units to 11.2 from 28.7 per 10,000 patient

1/18/2019








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