September 2019 Posts About Healthcare Facilities Management



VA regional director on leave after dying Georgia veteran found covered in ant bites


VA announced a series of changes at the assisted-living facility

9/30/2019 3:00:00 PM

Survey: Campuses embracing access control, lockdown solutions


Nine in 10 respondents say they have adopted new or improved lockdown/shelter-in-place policies and procedures

9/30/2019 2:00:00 PM

Vermont hospital uses trailer as temporary laundry solution


Copley Hospital searching for a new healthcare linen vendor

9/30/2019 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Cost of data breaches most in healthcare industry


Data breaches in healthcare sector almost double that of the global average

9/30/2019 11:00:00 AM

Focus: New construction

Plastic piping can offer savings, flexibility


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

9/30/2019 9:00:00 AM

Montreal hospital to spend $4.5 million on security upgrades


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

9/30/2019 8:00:00 AM

High Cost of Post-Fall Injuries Therapy Pushing Sales of Fall Detection Systems, PMR


9/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

Smartway2 Expands Global Presence to Meet Growing Demand for its Workspace Scheduling Solution


9/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

Pitney Bowes and Baron Partner to Provide Businesses with Usable Real-Time Weather Risk Data


9/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

New Hanover Regional Medical Center Goes Live with Gozio Health’s Mobile Wayfinding Platform


9/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

IREM Global Summit Kicks Off In San Francisco


9/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

WHO raises concerns over possible unreported Ebola cases in Tanzania


Tanzania has not shared ebola tests so they can be validated at an outside laboratory

9/27/2019 3:00:00 PM

Bahamas clinic loses staff, power and water — stays open


A massive generator was eventually delivered by the Dutch navy

9/27/2019 2:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

Kaiser Permanente moves Joshua trees on site of new Calif. facility


14 healthy, transplantable Joshua trees are being relocated

9/27/2019 12:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

Report: Children's hospital's cabling could trigger fire


The issue comes after claims that the hospital had serious drainage and ventilation problems

9/27/2019 11:00:00 AM

Kaiser Permanente earns EPA green energy award


The award recognizes a renewable energy agreement that will enable the system to become carbon neutral in 2020

9/27/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Tips for medical device cybersecurity


Device cybersecurity called the biggest challenge hospitals face today

9/27/2019 8:00:00 AM

New Lutron Commercial Experience Center Showcases Bold Approach to Lighting Control, New Technology


9/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

Utah Adopts the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code; Effective Now


9/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

VuWall Merges Canadian and German Operations to Strengthen Customer Experience and Global Strategic Vision


9/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

Archibus Cloud Makes Enterprise-Grade IWMS SaaS More Accessible to Create People-Centric Workplaces


9/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

Sports Stadiums Subject to Damage From Elements, Wear and Tear From Fans


9/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

Volunteers going to the Bahamas to help rebuild healthcare facilities


Some volunteers have construction backgrounds and will help with rebuilding efforts

9/26/2019 3:00:00 PM

Helping patients find their way only part of the potential of signage


Proper wayfinding and good signage is a crucial part of healthcare interiors design

9/26/2019 2:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

Designing the hospital of the future


Mock-ups of Minnesota hospital help hospital staff create efficient, effective space

9/26/2019 12:00:00 PM

N.Y. hospital restricts access due to bedbugs


Glens Falls Hospital restricts Cancer Center's outpatient area

9/26/2019 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Environmental service department leaders urged to embrace change


Change and innovation are at the forefront in healthcare

9/26/2019 8:00:00 AM

Aspirus Rhinelander Clinic Breaks Ground on Expansion


9/26/2019 12:00:00 AM

SIGNET Electronic Systems Marks 45-Year Anniversary


9/26/2019 12:00:00 AM

ASHE Launches Energy to Care Dashboard Tool: Hospitals Gain Improved Energy Efficiency


9/26/2019 12:00:00 AM

Meena Krenek Returns to Perkins and Will as Interior Design Director of the Firm’s Los Angeles Studio


9/26/2019 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Should facility laundries 'own' infection prevention textiles?


Infection prevention microfiber textile products should no longer be purchased and owned by environmental services, article says

9/25/2019 3:00:00 PM

Some Ga. hospitals replace color-based emergency codes with plain language


The use of plain language emergency alerts is recommended by federal agencies

9/25/2019 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Fire-retardant treated wood


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for fire-retardant treated wood

9/25/2019 10:00:00 AM

What should be included in a networked lighting controls system?


The anatomy of an advanced lighting controls system can seem tricky

9/25/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Hospitals urged to cooperate to beat hackers


Security frameworks and threat intelligence sharing already exist

9/25/2019 8:00:00 AM

Husqvarna Expands Innovation Leadership with Virtual Boundary Technology for Professional Robotic Mowing


9/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

ImageFIRST Launches New Comfort Care Maternity Gown for New and Expecting Mothers


9/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ascent Windscreen Honored at GlassBuild America


9/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Middle Atlantic Now Shipping Award-Winning Forward Family of Toolless Rack Options


9/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Zotec Partners Selected to Transform the Healthcare Financial Experience in New Walmart Health Center


9/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

A severe flu season is predicted


One pediatric flu-related death has already been confirmed

9/24/2019 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Infection Control

Candida auris cases approaching 800


There have been 769 confirmed and 30 probable cases

9/24/2019 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Wyoming hospital cuts services because of hacker attack


Campbell County Memorial Hospital, a 90-bed hospital was still operating

9/24/2019 12:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

Technology helps makes Stanford Hospital safer, more efficient


New facilities features lots of high-tech, but some older systems still remain

9/24/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Laundry operations need to balance caregiving, cleanliness, costs


Choosing equipment depends on a variety of factors

9/24/2019 8:00:00 AM

PDI Busrail Configurations Represent Industry’s Quickest Method to Adjust Power Feeds for Changing Server-Rack Configurations


9/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Mission Linen Supply earns Hygienically Clean Healthcare Certification


9/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Honeywell Launches VESDA-E VES Aspirating Smoke Detectors to Improve Threat Identification and Reduce Losses


9/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

BOMI International Welcomes New Business Development Manager


9/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Flagship Healthcare Properties Completes Development of Ambulatory Surgery Center in Caldwell County


9/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

U of Chicago moved patients before nursing strike


Pediatric patients in the ICU were moved to other hospitals

9/23/2019 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Infection Control

Candida auris found at Brooklyn nursing home


There have been 881 confirmed cases in N.Y. with nearly 200 deaths

9/23/2019 2:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

Dayton Children's Hospital Patient Tower reflects city's history


Designers chose a 'things that fly' theme to honor the city's aviation heritage according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

9/23/2019 12:00:00 PM

Climate control efforts can support healthy environment during healthcare construction


Mold, microbes and other airborne particles can be introduced into the environment

9/23/2019 11:00:00 AM

Blog

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

9/23/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Some hospital cleaning methods can


Spores grow on gowns, other surfaces

9/23/2019 8:00:00 AM

Canadian Hospital Specialties to Distribute Eitan Group’s Sapphire Infusion Systems in Canada


9/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Bona US Launches New Resilient Floor Renovation Solution


9/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

ERIKS North America Recognized by Marathon Petroleum as a Top Supplier


9/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Highview-Backed National Fire & Safety Announces Acquisition of Elite Fire Protection Systems


9/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Mannington Commercial Introduces The Drift Collection


9/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

4 more Legionnaires' cases at Illinois senior facility


There are now 12 confirmed cases of Legionnaires' disease have been reported at Batavia facility

9/20/2019 3:00:00 PM

Ant infestation at Georgia veterans facility is being investigated


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

9/20/2019 2:00:00 PM

80,000+ Kaiser workers may strike in October


Housekeepers are among the jobs affected by the picket lines

9/20/2019 2:00:00 PM

Blog

Innovation, automation and a 21st Century end-user experience: Aligning expectations with reality


It is incumbent upon IT partners to narrow the gap that exists between reality and expectations

9/20/2019 11:00:00 AM

Focusing on bond prevention is one sustainable snow strategy


Implementing best practices when using deicers can help keep surfaces clear

9/20/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Deadly fungus must spur big changes in infection control


Expert says the best way to prepare for Candida auris is to really examine the culture around infection control in the nursing home

9/20/2019 8:00:00 AM

Searstone Retirement Community Announces Expansion Project


9/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Danfoss Recognizes Arctic Chiller Group with 10th Annual EnVisioneer of the Year Award


9/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Espen Technology Recognized With Vision Award For Field-Adjustable Downlights


9/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Contractor Nation Takes Its Mission to a New Industry, Continuing to Grow


9/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

MoistureShield Expands Relationship with BlueLinx in Florida with Additional Distribution Locations in Jacksonville and Miami


9/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Nursing homes feeding Candida Auris


Cleaning up America's nursing homes should be a priority

9/19/2019 3:00:00 PM

Blog

Seismic compliance: Is your hospital on track?


Scientists are urging the public to prepare for future events. Will healthcare leaders also take action and get serious about seismic compliance and preparedness?

9/19/2019 2:00:00 PM

Hospital employee killed after Ohio man crashes truck into ER


The medical center was closed due to structural damage

9/19/2019 12:00:00 PM

Healthcare delivered in a damaged hospital, field hospitals and pop-up clinics in the Bahamas


It was estimated that 90% of equipment and supplies – and all the hospital beds – in Rand Memorial Hospital on Grand Bahama Island were damaged

9/19/2019 11:00:00 AM

California hospital disaster planning conference dealing with new normal


What were once rare or infrequent events have now become regular occurrences in California

9/19/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity still possible on a tight budget


A good information security plan can be affordable

9/19/2019 8:00:00 AM

Aircuity Announces Release of WELL Building Standard Vodcast and Webinar Offering


9/19/2019 12:00:00 AM

Earth Day Network Co-Presents National Cleanup Day and World Cleanup Day 2019


9/19/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ware Malcomb Recognized on Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America


9/19/2019 12:00:00 AM

CENTRIA Formawall and Integrated Formavue Windows Enhance Salish Cancer Center Exterior


9/19/2019 12:00:00 AM

HFAP Awards Compounding Pharmacy Certification to Swedish Covenant Health


9/19/2019 12:00:00 AM

No injuries after tornado hits South Dakota hospital


Dozens of buildings were damaged or destroyed, trees torn up and power lines downed

9/18/2019 3:00:00 PM

Blog

Healthcare provider waiting areas need to convey that visitors are entering a top-notch facility


Regardless of the size or type of facility, the patient experience typically begins in the waiting room

9/18/2019 2:00:00 PM

N.J. hospital administrator charged with bringing gun onto grounds without permission


The incident occurred during an 18-month reform plan instituted after an outside consultant found widespread problems at New Jersey's psychiatric hospitals

9/18/2019 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Delayed egress locks


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for delayed egress locks

9/18/2019 10:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Blockchain technology in healthcare market to hit $1.6 billion by 2025


Healthcare organizations continue to be the subject of attacks by hackers seeking access to patient data for resale on the black market

9/18/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Door selection can impact infection control


Touchless doors can help stop the spread of germs and bacteria

9/18/2019 8:00:00 AM

Cost & Transparency Ranks as The Biggest Issue/Challenge Facing Healthcare Today


9/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

EMA, CEA form Collaboration


9/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ergotron Receives Fourth Attendees' Choice Award at ErgoExpo


9/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

BitBox USA Appoints Director of Product Strategy


9/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

Executive Director of the Nathan Adelson Hospice Foundation Named


9/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

When Dorian hit, Fla.’s generator requirements were not enforced


Following Hurricane Irma, Florida changed its regulations to require backup generators and enough fuel to maintain comfortable temperatures

9/17/2019 3:00:00 PM

The critical condition of hospital power


Load bank testing for hospital generators is a crucial industry requirement.

9/17/2019 2:00:00 PM

Overcrowding at Irish hospitals leading to co-ed wards


Patients also waiting on gurneys for the next empty bed

9/17/2019 12:00:00 PM

Cladding to be removed at Oxford's Churchill and Children's hospitals


The wrong materials were used at the two healthcare facilities

9/17/2019 11:00:00 AM

Strategies for water conservation


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

9/17/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

What healthcare must understand about cybersecurity


Healthcare organizations continue to be the subject of attacks by hackers seeking access to patient data for resale on the black market

9/17/2019 8:00:00 AM

National Food Distribution Service Company Anticipates Nearly $600,000 in Annual Energy Savings from Orion LED IoT enabled Lighting System


9/17/2019 12:00:00 AM

New Agreement to Support Development of Advanced Features of PURE EP™ System


9/17/2019 12:00:00 AM

Stellex Capital Management Enters into Agreement to Sell Morbark, LLC, to Alamo Group


9/17/2019 12:00:00 AM

Silverstone Begins Construction on $76 million Senior Living Community in Rockville


9/17/2019 12:00:00 AM

EDAM Group Creates Business Leaders of the Future with New Development Initiative


9/17/2019 12:00:00 AM

Bahamas healthcare facilities struggle to deal with decomposing bodies after Dorian


Bahamas’ only functioning public hospital expects the death toll would be 'staggering,' and two refrigerated, 40-foot trucks would be needed

9/16/2019 3:00:00 PM

FEMA urged to rebuild Puerto Rico hospital


The only hospital in Vieques has been closed since Hurricane Maria’s impact in September 2017

9/16/2019 2:00:00 PM

Houston hospital declares 'internal disaster' after water main breaks


Declaring a systemwide internal disaster helped manage ambulance and patient volume

9/16/2019 12:00:00 PM

Creating a successful healthcare facility management partnership


Misperceptions can hamper a partnership with an FM service provider

9/16/2019 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Cancer patient forced to stop chemo early because of rare hospital infection


Three children had contracted infections while being treated for cancer at Glasgow's Queen Elizabeth University Hospital

9/16/2019 9:00:00 AM

Electrostatic sprayers can help control infections, save time


Machines allow janitors to sanitize and disinfect high touchpoints every day

9/16/2019 8:00:00 AM

G4S Named Outstanding Contract Security Company by the OSPAs at GSX


9/16/2019 12:00:00 AM

Hines Celebrates Sustainability from the Ground Up with Eighth Report


9/16/2019 12:00:00 AM

Yanmar Completes Acquisition of North American Loader Manufacturer ASV Holdings


9/16/2019 12:00:00 AM

LiveWall Living Wall Brings Natural Beauty and Calm to the TSA Checkpoint at Appleton International Airport


9/16/2019 12:00:00 AM

Western Specialty Contractors Offers Tips on Protecting Parking Structures from Damage During Winter


9/16/2019 12:00:00 AM

Dog to join Washington hospital security staff


The canine officer was added to help deter violence

9/13/2019 3:00:00 PM

Patient expectations are redefining facilities


U.S. patients have begun expecting more from their healthcare facilities

9/13/2019 2:00:00 PM

Greener healthcare facilities could mean lower healthcare costs


Healthcare facilities can generate a massive amount of waste and energy use

9/13/2019 12:00:00 PM

Key steps to boosting facility security


Focusing on assessment, specification and implementation allows managers can streamline installation and enhance access control

9/13/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Best practices for cleaning, disinfection


Cleaning, disinfecting critical to prevention of hospital-acquired infections

9/13/2019 8:00:00 AM

New Space Management Module by Dude Solutions Brings Healthcare and Senior Living Facilities to Life


9/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

KIRCO Secures Management Agreement with Global Medical REIT for Mission Health Building


9/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Remote Monitoring Solution Addresses Rural Healthcare Challenges


9/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

State-of-the-Art St. Louis Community College Center for Nursing and Health Sciences Opens to Students


9/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Echosens North America Names Jon Gingrich as CEO


9/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

When computers crashed, one Milwaukee hospital turned away ambulances


At least four patients, including one who was having a life-threatening heart attack, were turned away

9/12/2019 3:00:00 PM

Hospital staffers move babies to safety in 'mini ICU on wheels' ahead of hurricane


Three teams of drivers, respiratory nurses and therapists from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta drove to a pair of hospitals in Savannah

9/12/2019 2:00:00 PM

Long-term care residents moved to safer ground ahead of Dorian


More than 380 people were evacuated from North Carolina long-term care centers

9/12/2019 12:00:00 PM

Tech and design trends are shaping healthcare facilities


Many are aimed at boosting patient satisfaction

9/12/2019 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Hospital design allows connection while maintaining USP 800 compliance


Required air pressure demands can isolate staff, but Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare maintains connections with large windows coupled with an intercom system, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

9/12/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity is a top safety issue for healthcare facilities


Cybersecurity was listed behind severe weather and active shooter incidents

9/12/2019 8:00:00 AM

ASV Breaks Into New Size Class with RT-50 Posi-Track® Loader


9/12/2019 12:00:00 AM

Atrium Launches "Elevate" To Improve Success Rate of AI Adoption


9/12/2019 12:00:00 AM

Seeq Presentations and Partners Featured at OSIsoft PI World User Conference in Gothenburg


9/12/2019 12:00:00 AM

Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc. Expands Dallas-Fort Worth Office


9/12/2019 12:00:00 AM

Shortlist for the Accelerator Award Announced


9/12/2019 12:00:00 AM

Labor and delivery units are closing at Chicago-area hospitals


Hospital leaders said the facilities saw too few patients to continue operating an entire unit

9/11/2019 3:00:00 PM

Ascension Wisconsin to build new health center in former car dealership


The first floor of the building will house a 16,500-square-foot small-scale hospital

9/11/2019 2:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

Arkansas healthcare project optimizes tech


360-degree cameras allowed the project managers to create high-resolution images of each room and area

9/11/2019 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Battery-charging room


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for battery-charging rooms

9/11/2019 10:00:00 AM

Mayo Clinic Health Systems Austin temporarily offers valet parking


Construction at the hospital took away some handicap spots

9/11/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Report: Healthcare devices are becoming more vulnerable to cyberattack


Forty percent of the devices medical professional are using are IoT devices

9/11/2019 8:00:00 AM

U.S. Green Building Council Report Reveals Prominence of LEED Certification Among Major Retailers Pursuing ESG Goals


9/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

LG Hausys Introducing New Colors to its Strato Collection


9/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

TAMKO Celebrates 75 Years in Roofing Industry this Week


9/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

Physicians Endoscopy names CEO


9/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

HDR Hires Health Principal


9/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Four cases of Legionnaires’ confirmed at Illinois retirement facility


Legionnaires' disease outbreak in Batavia is being investigated

9/10/2019 3:00:00 PM

Hospitals are being rebuilt for stronger storms


The resilience of hospitals is especially important for areas that only have one major medical center

9/10/2019 2:00:00 PM

Family sues healthcare center after man dies during Hurricane Harvey


Suit alleges one of its properties was poorly prepared for the storm

9/10/2019 12:00:00 PM

Blog

Stopping cold drafts in their tracks


Suit alleges one of its properties were poorly prepared for the storm

9/10/2019 11:00:00 AM

Focus: New construction

Children's mental health facility designed for connecting with nature


The Reach Out Centre for Kids focuses on the link between natural development and the close relationships children share with the living, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

9/10/2019 9:00:00 AM

Rural hospital staff had to go to Dollar General for supplies


Surgeries were allegedly delayed because of a lack of supplies

9/10/2019 8:00:00 AM

Cadence Education Announces Company-Wide Giving Initiative with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital


9/10/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Arbor Day Foundation Launches New Tree Campus Healthcare Recognition Program


9/10/2019 12:00:00 AM

Medxcel Recognized Globally in Top 50 Most Engaged Workplaces for Fourth Consecutive Year


9/10/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Joint Commission appoints new director, engineering, to Standards Interpretation Group


9/10/2019 12:00:00 AM

Building Intelligence to Showcase Updates to SV3 at GSX, with Focus on Streamlining Temporary Employee Access


9/10/2019 12:00:00 AM

Doctor brings 'Solar Suitcases' to hospitals without reliable power


We Care Solar is a nonprofit that distributes Solar Suitcases

9/9/2019 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Infection Control

Ebola outbreak surpasses 3,000 cases


The second-largest, second-deadliest Ebola outbreak in history has exceeded 2,000 deaths

9/9/2019 2:00:00 PM

Walmart testing dentistry and mental care clinics


The clinic is in a separate building next door to a Walmart store to give a sense of privacy for patients

9/9/2019 12:00:00 PM

Dorian forces more than 100 Florida healthcare facilities to evacuate


Facilities moved patients and residents to other facilities and buildings inland

9/9/2019 11:00:00 AM

Maintaining sidewalks and parking garages requires a comprehensive, strategic approach


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

9/9/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Security and Technology

Cybersecurity responsibility shared by entire healthcare supply chain


Increased use of connected medical devices and software and wireless technology have made health systems more vulnerable

9/9/2019 8:00:00 AM

Seeq to Exhibit and Present at BioProcess International Conference


9/9/2019 12:00:00 AM

Midmark announces “Save” 2019 Exam Room promotion


9/9/2019 12:00:00 AM

SelecTech to Exhibit at SMTA International, Sept. 22-26


9/9/2019 12:00:00 AM

AAMA Fall Conference to feature Supplier Product Display, Backpack Build, more – Sept. 30-Oct. 3


9/9/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ascom Launches Quarterly Publication The Ascom Report


9/9/2019 12:00:00 AM

Space Coast hospitals, nursing homes prepped for Dorian


The emergency management coordinator for Brevard County started daily conference calls with local hospital systems last week

9/6/2019 3:00:00 PM

Former Georgia hospital security director charged with stealing guns, money


Security director at DeKalb Medical accused of stealing more than 90 guns, $20,000

9/6/2019 2:00:00 PM

Hundreds of Florida nursing homes didn’t meet requirements ahead of Dorian


Eldercare facilities remain under scrutiny two years after Hurricane Irma

9/6/2019 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Fire/smoke damper drawings


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for fire/smoke damper drawings

9/6/2019 10:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Maximizing safety in healthcare facility construction


Contractors also need to be vigilant about infection control

9/6/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

FDA says healthcare facilities should use safer scopes


Agency suggests companies make disposable versions

9/6/2019 8:00:00 AM

AAMA and IGMA to Unify as One Combined Organization


9/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

Johnson Controls Extends VP140 Series of Pressure Independent Control Valves


9/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ruskin ADC105 Addressable Damper Controller Meets NFPA 80 and 105 Life Safety Remote Damper Testing Requirements


9/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

LATICRETE's Launches New Polishable, Cementitious Self Leveling Concrete Overlay, NXTⓇ Level SP


9/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

KAI Build Selected General Contractor for Half-Acre Urban Park in St. Louis City’s Historic Laclede’s Landing District


9/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

AAMA and IGMA to Unify as One Combined Organization


9/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

CDC report: More than 750 C. auris cases in U.S.


The number of confirmed cases hit 725 (with 30 more probable) as of June 30

9/5/2019 3:00:00 PM

Finding security solutions in healthcare spaces


More facilities are transitioning from traditional keys to smart technology

9/5/2019 2:00:00 PM

Preparing healthcare facilities for USP<800>


USP<800> is designed to educate and enforce the safe handling of hazardous drugs to protect healthcare workers and patients

9/5/2019 12:00:00 PM

Woman assaults security officer while trying to abduct child at Pa. hospital


The patient at Lancaster General Hospital took a 4-year-old from her mother

9/5/2019 11:00:00 AM

Focus: New construction

Southampton cancer center deigned to maximize daylight


The Phillips Family Cancer Center has a cathedral ceiling with skylights above 12 individual treatment stations, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

9/5/2019 9:00:00 AM

Shoddy IT infrastructure invites hackers


Hackers are attracted to hospitals with rapid adoption of IT

9/5/2019 8:00:00 AM

exacqVision now offers integration with Percolata, an all-in-one customer prediction solution for retailers


9/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

Binary Fountain Unveils Results of Third Annual 'Healthcare Consumer Insight & Digital Engagement' Survey


9/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

AOTA Launches Interstate Licensure Compact Initiative


9/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

Sustainable design can support health and recovery of patients


Sustainable design elements can also benefit staff and visitors

9/4/2019 3:00:00 PM

Blog / Focus: New construction

Looking to design a new space? Key considerations in AV technology


Audiovisual technology can be used within a building infrastructure to simply manage routine needs

9/4/2019 2:00:00 PM

Florida hospitals install electronic paper patient and room information displays


Hospitals can display information without the glare and blue light of a typical LCD screen

9/4/2019 12:00:00 PM

Infographic / Focus: Cybersecurity

Securing patients' medical information


Unless your staff is trained and vigilant, all your security precautions might be for nothing

9/4/2019 11:00:00 AM

Blog / Focus: Cybersecurity

Blockchain technology holds potential of transforming healthcare sector


Blockchain offers better confidentiality of patient information alongside quick access to required data

9/4/2019 9:00:00 AM

Blog /Focus: New Construction

New hospital near Washington opening soon within ‘Science Gateway’


The area includes the new headquarters for the Food & Drug Administration, mixed-use projects, new public amenities and the first bus rapid transit system in the state

9/4/2019 8:00:00 AM

EarthSafe Introduces Multi-Purpose Cleaner and Disinfectant to Bridge the Gap in Infection Prevention


9/4/2019 12:00:00 AM

Honeywell Launches VESDA-E VES Aspirating Smoke Detectors to Improve Threat Identification and Reduce Losses


9/4/2019 12:00:00 AM

Protect Jobsites With Surface Shields’ New Fire-Resistant Floor Protector and Seam Tape


9/4/2019 12:00:00 AM

Taylor Design Celebrates Groundbreaking with Kindred Healthcare and Palomar Health


9/4/2019 12:00:00 AM

The University of Tennessee Medical Center Selects Gozio Health for Mobile Wayfinding


9/4/2019 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Infection Control

Dogs in Vancouver hospital can sniff out C. diff


The dogs identified C. diff on medical equipment and in linen carts, hospital beds, waiting areas, and staff lockers

9/3/2019 3:00:00 PM

Healthcare industry accounts for 70 percent of occupational violence


Nurses and other healthcare workers are more likely to face workplace violence than police officers and prison guards

9/3/2019 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Infection Control

California hospital closes labor and delivery unit because of mold


The hospital discovered the mold July 18 in a nutrition room

9/3/2019 12:00:00 PM

Focus: New Construction

Designing healthcare facilities for flexibility


Healthcare designers must address what’s necessary today while anticipating tomorrow's changes, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website.

9/3/2019 11:00:00 AM

Blog / Focus: Infection Control

Often overlooked "un-washable” surfaces in healthcare facilities harbor bacteria


The system will generate 2.4 million kilowatt hours (kWh) of clean, renewable power per year

9/3/2019 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Tips for hiring healthcare cybersecurity pros


Cybersecurity requires people from all backgrounds and majors

9/3/2019 8:00:00 AM

Sloan Introduces New Flushometer Finder


9/3/2019 12:00:00 AM

Great Lakes Management and Ryan Companies Announce Age-in-Place Community in Sun Prairie


9/3/2019 12:00:00 AM

PROSOCO Launches Liquid Integral Colors for Concrete Overlays


9/3/2019 12:00:00 AM

EarthSafe Introduces Multi-Purpose Cleaner and Disinfectant to Bridge the Gap in Infection Prevention


9/3/2019 12:00:00 AM

UCSF Welcomes Precision Cancer Medicine Building as Signature Addition to Mission Bay Campus


9/3/2019 12:00:00 AM



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