Any renovation project comes with surprises, such as mechanical and electrical systems that had been modified in ways nobody knew about, or foundations or walls that unexpectedly require shoring up.
When the team at Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH) in Evergreen Park, Ill., embarked on a campus transformation in 2009, they discovered a more meaningful surprise: a time capsule left by the women who founded the hospital in 1929.
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Adenovirus outbreak has killed 11 and sickened 35 medically fragile children at the nursing home.
Healthcare facilities managers must plan ahead and have the right tools and processes in place
Inspection, testing and maintenance necessary for the safety of occupants and visitors
C. diff was once seen as a problem mainly confined to hospitals and nursing homes
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As Americans age, senior living continues to evolve into big business