Maintenance and Operations - September 2019

Plastic piping can offer savings, flexibility

A range options for new construction and renovation offer flexibility, cost efficiency and easy installation


U of Chicago moved patients before nursing strike

Pediatric patients in the ICU were moved to other hospitals


The ups and downs of elevator services: A primer on contract negotiations

With the right contract negotiation strategies—and thorough knowledge of the elevator industry—hospitals can maintain high-quality elevator service and save money


Ant infestation at Georgia veterans facility is being investigated

Lawmakers want to know why Veterans Affairs officials did not react more quickly


Overcrowding at Irish hospitals leading to co-ed wards

Patients also waiting on gurneys for the next empty bed


Strategies for water conservation

Water audits and leak-detection technology can help managers curtail facility water use


Creating a successful healthcare facility management partnership

Misperceptions can hamper a partnership with an FM service provider


Mayo Clinic Health Systems Austin temporarily offers valet parking

Construction at the hospital took away some handicap spots


Rural hospital staff had to go to Dollar General for supplies

Surgeries were allegedly delayed because of a lack of supplies


Maintaining sidewalks and parking garages requires a comprehensive, strategic approach

Hardscape components need a comprehensive program that helps technicians address small problems early



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