Maintenance and Operations - October 2022
The primary challenge in recruiting allied healthcare professionals is the current labor shortage.
Facilities represent an opportunity to rethink business as usual and contribute to cost savings while improving the patient experience.
Emergency care will continue to be available at both locations until December.
More workers want to quit, but few have plans to actually do so.
New York-Presbyterian supports maintenance with a data-driven program that aim to ensure regulatory compliance.
Hand dryers have been a necessity during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Paper towel dispensers have been more popular since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Revisions to Special Focus Facility program aims to increase enforcement actions for facilities that fail to demonstrate improvement.
The number of publicly announced seniors housing and care acquisitions in the third quarter of 2022 dropped to 133 deals.
The increased attention on resilient facilities has highlighted the important role managers play in the success of their organizations.
Healthcare M&A deal value totals revealed a slight increase from $57.74 billion in Q2:22 to $58.2 billion during Q3:22.
A combined organization would feature a network of 3,800 providers serving more than 2 million people in rural and mid-urban communities.
Prior authorization requirements ranked as the top burden for medical practices.
Delayed elevators can be harmful to patients.
Promoting wellness through design is one way healthcare facilities are trying to recruit and retain employees.
In the letter of intent, both healthcare systems commit to strengthening services offered throughout Southern Colorado.
Market growth is driven by factors such as more traumatic and burn injuries, more surgical wounds and increased hospital stays.
These grants will help 208 rural healthcare organizations expand facilities and critical services for nearly 5 million people in 43 states and Guam.
The gift supports the organization’s efforts to accelerate the pace and breadth of medical breakthroughs in cancer and infectious disease.
Proper hand washing can help limit the spread of disease.
The demand of patient care does not support the investment required to operate and maintain the hospital.
The total number of occupied senior housing units is 2,400 units shy of its pre-pandemic all-time high level.
The AMC emergency department will close on Oct. 14.
Researchers concerned that findings could indicate more mental health disorders and cardiovascular diseases in healthcare staff.
Rural hospitals are at higher risk of closure.
These six strategies can help healthcare facility managers connect construction and renovation projects to maintenance and operations.
Negative workplace environments can lead to less productivity.