November 2015 Posts About Healthcare Facilities Management

N.Y. hospital goes old school killing germs

Infection-control czar of the Mount Sinai Health System in New York relies on grandmother's favorite - bleach

11/30/2015 3:00:00 PM

Bed bugs found in Helena nursing home

Staffers say they raised concerns months before the facility took action

11/30/2015 2:00:00 PM

Cardiovascular facility built with complex smoke-control system

Atrium size and building code required a large amount of outdoor air to be supplied to the atrium built with complex smoke-control system

11/30/2015 12:00:00 PM

ES departments best practice ideas

Organizational opportunities for facility leaders

11/30/2015 11:00:00 AM

Achieving net-zero energy relies om a combination of factors

The effort requires a combination of active and passive systems and community partnerships, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/30/2015 9:00:00 AM

Healthcare CEO shares insights about building for the future

Jack Lynch III of Main Line Health says future bed demand is difficult to predict

11/30/2015 8:00:00 AM

Fluke Connect-enabled camera makes it easy to share images and data

11/30/2015 12:00:00 AM

TOTO announces the plumbing industry's first products to earn the International Living Future Institute's “Red List Free” declare labels

11/30/2015 12:00:00 AM

SIGCO, Inc. to represent Tubelite in New England

11/30/2015 12:00:00 AM

Acentech collaborates with Baker Design Group for acoustical design of new global headquarters project

11/30/2015 12:00:00 AM

Tork introduces full line of Image Design premium stainless steel dispensers

11/30/2015 12:00:00 AM

EPA seeks input on drug flushing ban

Healthcare facilities would be banned from flushing drugs

11/25/2015 3:00:00 PM

Construction handoff best practices

A smooth construction handoff can help achieve promised operations performance

11/25/2015 2:00:00 PM

Maine hospital gets OK to build helipad despite concerns

Neighbors worried about noise from Blue Hill Memorial Hospital helipad

11/25/2015 12:00:00 PM

Hospitals urged to review disaster plans after Paris attacks

French mass-casualty response can be a guide

11/25/2015 11:00:00 AM

New Cherokee Indian Hospital also a gathering place

The new facility almost doubles the space of its former hospital, with larger inpatient rooms and gathering spaces for family and friends

11/25/2015 9:00:00 AM

Industrial engineer may be new voice at the design table

The function of the continuous improvement specialist is to oust the sacred cows of custom and habit, according to an article on the Health Design website

11/25/2015 8:00:00 AM

Aquila cut 4 TPR impact resistant glove for oil/gas/mining and utilities

11/25/2015 12:00:00 AM

2016 AHR Expo Innovation Award winners announced

11/25/2015 12:00:00 AM

Armstrong Ceilings, Lutron collaborate on new integrated pocket and shading system for building perimeters

11/25/2015 12:00:00 AM

CBRE Group, Inc. Acquires Forum Analytics, LLC

11/25/2015 12:00:00 AM

Herman Miller-Nemschoff and EarlySense partner to provide advanced health monitoring chairs

11/25/2015 12:00:00 AM

Dealing with the major messes

Sometimes a large spill could have been thoroughly removed if in-house staff had not attempted to clean it up

11/24/2015 3:00:00 PM

Case Study: Strong Memorial Hospital Bed Tower

The University of Rochester Medicine recently completed a significant expansion of its Golisano Children’s Hospital, the Strong Memorial Hospital Bed Tower

11/24/2015 2:00:00 PM

Oakland children's hospital begins 10-year expansion

The projets will include rebuilding and modernizing the hospital to meet seismic regulations and adding a second outpatient center

11/24/2015 12:00:00 PM

UConn designs kid-friendly research lab

The renovated 4,000-square-foot structure to house a MRI scanner while providing a welcoming environment

11/24/2015 11:00:00 AM


Healthcare system ambulatory strategy

An ambulatory strategy is a hospital’s or health system’s desire and / or intent to expand its outpatient services further into the community

11/24/2015 9:00:00 AM

Creating brand advocacy

It's a key question for a healthcare system looking to gain more market share, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/24/2015 8:00:00 AM

Boddewyn Gaynor Architects designs first phase of flood mitigation project at 2 Broadway

11/24/2015 12:00:00 AM

SANICONDENS BEST combines condensate pump with built-in acid neutralizer

11/24/2015 12:00:00 AM

Safe, economical, effective and green: Solid Green 40 Pot & Pan from Sunburst Chemicals

11/24/2015 12:00:00 AM

Why GPOs benefit the entire professional cleaning industry

11/24/2015 12:00:00 AM

Armstrong Ceilings, Lutron collaborate on new integrated pocket and shading system for building perimeters

11/24/2015 12:00:00 AM

Hospital security cited for violating patients' rights

Man was subjected to search and surveillance when he entered the hospital for wife's urgent surgery

11/23/2015 3:00:00 PM

Standardizing operating room layout can boost efficiency

The standardization of OR equipment, supplies and technology, can also improve productivity.

11/23/2015 2:00:00 PM

Retail clinic numbers expected to grow

Clinics expected to increase by nearly 50 percent in the next two years

11/23/2015 12:00:00 PM

Healthcare facility communication systems key to maintaining safety

Mass communication systems can help streamline operations during emergencies

11/23/2015 11:00:00 AM

Tips for effective healthcare facility cleaning

Best practices keep infection prevention a top priority

11/23/2015 9:00:00 AM

Detroit children's hospital designed for future flexibility

New 64,500-square-foot, three-story Children’s Hospital Michigan–Troy was created to have the ability to be rearranged or expanded as needs evolve, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/23/2015 8:00:00 AM

Pure Air Control Services: Deferred maintenance can raise risk of Legionnaire's Disease

11/23/2015 12:00:00 AM

New LightFlex CCT from Acuity Brands pushes the envelope of color management in commercial daylighting solutions

11/23/2015 12:00:00 AM

Brady debuts “Color Your Way to an Improved Workplace” guidebook

11/23/2015 12:00:00 AM

Distech Controls introduces EC-Smart-Air

11/23/2015 12:00:00 AM

Inteplast's trash can liner audits help businesses save money and improve sustainability practices

11/23/2015 12:00:00 AM

Best practices for infant security

Solutions offered to help a healthcare facility thwart infant abductions

11/20/2015 3:00:00 PM

Q&A on sealing penetrations in smoke barriers

In a recent Q&A on the FacilityCare website, consultant Brad Keyes answered a question about sealing penetrations in smoke barriers

11/20/2015 2:00:00 PM

Launching a cybersecurity war room

Larger health systems are setting up around-the-clock security operations centers

11/20/2015 12:00:00 PM

FDA orders recall of 2,800 scope-washing machines

About 2,800 automated endoscope reprocessors made by Custom Ultrasonics are used by hospitals and outpatient clinics in the U.S.

11/20/2015 11:00:00 AM

CDC, ASHE partner on infection control

Three-year initiative to focus on infection control efforts in U.S. hospitals

11/20/2015 9:00:00 AM

Service design can help improve patient experience

Service design works to identify needs and answer them with design, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/20/2015 8:00:00 AM

Burch Fabrics and Morbern Launch exclusive designs

11/20/2015 12:00:00 AM

Nilfisk acquires Hydro Tek

11/20/2015 12:00:00 AM

OSHA seeks public comment as it updates Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines

11/20/2015 12:00:00 AM

Frontier Communications delivers seamless telecom migration for Marquis Companies' assisted-living facilities

11/20/2015 12:00:00 AM

Eaton to Showcase advanced LED lighting technology, scalable controls and The Lighting reSOURCE at Greenbuild International

11/20/2015 12:00:00 AM

Creating a healthcare facility campus security master plan

Creating this types of plan will better prepare a facility to provide needed information, control and awareness

11/19/2015 3:00:00 PM

Understanding floor care needs

Effective floor care plays a role in maintaining high standards of hygiene

11/19/2015 2:00:00 PM


How to increase the lifespan of your facility

In addition to flexibility, there are aesthetic and safety reasons to choose a cable management system

11/19/2015 12:00:00 PM

Designing hospitals to meet consumer expectations

Public spaces of healthcare facilities are being designed to encourage healthy behaviors and create a more comfortable environment

11/19/2015 11:00:00 AM

Retail influences on healthcare

Healthcare organizations are creating retail-like healthcare environments to improve patient experience, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/19/2015 9:00:00 AM

Flooring can improve energy efficiency

The choice of floor surface can influence overall energy consumption and cost in healthcare facilities

11/19/2015 8:00:00 AM

HOSPECO redesigns dispenser for feminine hygiene products

11/19/2015 12:00:00 AM

New ADPRO XOa security software doubles the number of video channels and analytics for iFT NVR+ systems

11/19/2015 12:00:00 AM

Tyco security products secures residents of Turkish nursing home with Elpas RTLS Technology

11/19/2015 12:00:00 AM

Eaton announces a call for entries for the SOURCE Awards National Lighting Design Competition, new online entry at The Lighting reSOURCE

11/19/2015 12:00:00 AM

York Dedicated Outdoor Air System from Johnson Controls meets fresh air requirements

11/19/2015 12:00:00 AM

Improving hospital security with integrated two-way radios

White paper encourages adopting digital radios and combining narrowband networks with Wi-Fi and cellular networks

11/18/2015 3:00:00 PM


Infection control guidelines: who needs to follow what protocols?

The CDE has provided guidelines to infection prevention for outpatient settings

11/18/2015 2:00:00 PM


Energy efficiency improves health

Lowering the amount of energy we waste reduces our need to burn coal and other fossil fuels

11/18/2015 12:00:00 PM

Study says infection control that includes UV disinfection eliminates SSIs

Hospital's two-pronged approach included quality improvement and no-touch environment disinfection

11/18/2015 11:00:00 AM

ISSA 2015 Innovation Program winners announced

Program features 39 products and services from cleaning manufacturers and service providers

11/18/2015 9:00:00 AM

Healthcare construction delivery methods

Depending upon the type and scale of a project, the delivery method of choice will vary. There are a variety of pros and cons to consider, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/18/2015 8:00:00 AM

Improved user experience, powerful integration offered with Kantech’s EntraPass version 6.04

11/18/2015 12:00:00 AM

IBHS urges public and private sector to better protect supply chains from weather-related events

11/18/2015 12:00:00 AM

CENTRIA expertise in retrofit projects detailed in new brochure

11/18/2015 12:00:00 AM

Spectra254's partnership with Yankee Alliance brings patented UVC decontamination solutions to more than 12,000 healthcare facilities

11/18/2015 12:00:00 AM

Eaton enhances data center rack power distribution line with hot-swap fuse capability for high-density applications

11/18/2015 12:00:00 AM


Virtual engineering powers San Francisco hospital project

Engineers check a 3D version of the unfinished hospital to head off trouble in the project

11/17/2015 3:00:00 PM

Fifth Pa. patient death linked to bacteria in water

In all cases, the hospitals used a "heater-cooler" device to control the patients' body temperatures while they were on a heart-bypass machine

11/17/2015 2:00:00 PM

Managing diverse healthcare facility locations with standardized practices

A properly integrated workplace management system (IWMS) can significantly benefit the bottom line

11/17/2015 12:00:00 PM

$97 billion in new hospitals, expansions and off-campus clinics and medical offices currently underway

Though most hospital projects are renovations, but 150 construction projects are new hospitals

11/17/2015 11:00:00 AM

Study explores how outpatient clinics' physical environment affects collaboration

Environmental influences on collaboration were found to vary across scale, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/17/2015 9:00:00 AM

Philadelphia children's hospital design for designed with family in mind

Holistic health care informed the design principles for Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

11/17/2015 8:00:00 AM

Rapid design and delivery provide users with a true custom possibility

11/17/2015 12:00:00 AM

Martin Health Inshore Invitational raises $15,000

11/17/2015 12:00:00 AM

New medical-grade power strip from Tripp Lite makes regulatory compliance even easier

11/17/2015 12:00:00 AM

Safety Today introduces a cross-functional protective glove with the highest wearability rating in its class

11/17/2015 12:00:00 AM

Rapid design and delivery provide users with a true custom possibility

11/17/2015 12:00:00 AM


Fatal shooting at Minnesota hospital prompts investigation

St. Cloud Hospital now designated with 'immediate jeopardy' status

11/16/2015 3:00:00 PM

New fire safety rules reviewed for long-term living facilities

Two new rules that would update fire safety and emergency preparedness standards for healthcare facilities

11/16/2015 2:00:00 PM

Navigating the path to cleaner energy for healthcare facilities

There are countless decisions to be made with each sustainability project

11/16/2015 12:00:00 PM

Seniors want more engagement, stimulation in facilities

Seniors want a variety of activity options to choose from, according to a blog on the Environments for Aging website

11/16/2015 11:00:00 AM

New California cancer center designed for team-care approach

Stanford Cancer Center South Bay in San Jose, Calif. is arranged for comfort and efficiency with easy navigation, a universal check-in system, and centrally located reception desks on every floor, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/16/2015 9:00:00 AM

Hospitals moving toward sustainability

According to the 2015 Health Facilities Management (HFM) Sustainable Operations Survey, some facilities are making take great strides and others are taking baby steps

11/16/2015 8:00:00 AM

Surgical site infections decrease 100% after Trinity Medical Center implements infection control bundle with Xenex germ-zapping robots

11/16/2015 12:00:00 AM

New BuildPulse app allows commercial properties to leverage data for greater efficiency & profits

11/16/2015 12:00:00 AM

Scotch-Brite Quick Clean Griddle Cleaning System proves its worth in Gleaming Griddle Challenge

11/16/2015 12:00:00 AM

Green Seal launches expanded standard for paints, coatings, stains and finishes

11/16/2015 12:00:00 AM

Owens Corning announces significant sustainability goals and renewable energy actions

11/16/2015 12:00:00 AM

Tips on handling potentially hazardous medical waste

Sometimes seemingly minute details can fall through the cracks

11/13/2015 3:00:00 PM

First new hospital built in Georgia in 20 years

Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton is notable for sustainability measures that have it tracking LEED Gold and a rigorous use of Lean design, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/13/2015 2:00:00 PM

Single-use modular biopharma facility delivered to China

The modules arrived 80–90% pre-equipped, including the heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system, the cleanroom and most of the utility equipment

11/13/2015 12:00:00 PM

Design trends reflect changing behavioral health needs

The goal to safely assess and treat patients with dignity is creating a need for evolving facility designs

11/13/2015 11:00:00 AM

$86.7 billion in medical construction in pipeline

Report says projects include 1,189 projects totaling 123.1 million square feet that are in late planning or are under construction

11/13/2015 9:00:00 AM

Health system bans antimicrobial additives from facility surfaces

New Kaiser Permanente policy applies to construction and renovation projects going forward

11/13/2015 8:00:00 AM

Panasonic announces Toughbook 20 - world’s first fully rugged detachable laptop

11/13/2015 12:00:00 AM

Condeco Software and Serraview partner to provide smart building experience for the agile work environment

11/13/2015 12:00:00 AM

Tradition Medical Center breaks ground on Phase II

11/13/2015 12:00:00 AM

Danfoss commits to reducing its energy consumption, climate impact by 50%

11/13/2015 12:00:00 AM

OSHA requests comments on guidance document that addresses whistleblower retaliation

11/13/2015 12:00:00 AM

Study shows healthcare providers optimistic on future

Three-quarters of healthcare providers express optimism but support for the healthcare law has lessened

11/12/2015 3:00:00 PM

Cancer center design stresses calm, cool dignity and relaxation

New Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center design informed by both residential and hospitality environments

11/12/2015 2:00:00 PM

Universal design in healthcare gaining momentum

Universal design is a method of planning and design that responds to as large of a constituency as possible and is as inclusive as possible, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/12/2015 12:00:00 PM

Q&A on trash collection rooms

In a recent Q&A on the FacilityCare website, consultant Brad Keyes answered a question about trash collection rooms

11/12/2015 11:00:00 AM

N.J. healthcare facility finds new energy solutions

Hackensack University Medical Center expects annual savings of more than $1 million

11/12/2015 9:00:00 AM

Green energy system to save U.K. hospital more than 500k annually

Scarborough Hospital has invested in a 776k combined heat and power engine

11/12/2015 8:00:00 AM

IDEC releases FL1F SmartRelay

11/12/2015 12:00:00 AM

Emerson Network Power identifies five data center trends for 2016

11/12/2015 12:00:00 AM

Beyond the established gateway cities: JLL identifies leading ‘new world cities’

11/12/2015 12:00:00 AM

Hubbell Building Automation NXTM aPP in Beta testing

11/12/2015 12:00:00 AM

Collaboration key to fighting HAIs

Infection prevention and environmental services partnership improves results

11/11/2015 3:00:00 PM

UNC Hospitals Hillsborough created to adapt to new healthcare innovations

Design also places emphasis on the role nature plays in the healing process

11/11/2015 2:00:00 PM

Rehab center at Illinois hospital upgrades mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems

Transitional care unit remains fully operational during MacNeal Hospital construction

11/11/2015 12:00:00 PM

Brain Performance Institute design inspired by frontal lobe

The facade of the new facility features a rhythmic pattern of solid and void panels inspired by an EEG strip, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/11/2015 11:00:00 AM

High-speed hand dryers called better hygienic option

Significant cost and environmental savings also cited

11/11/2015 9:00:00 AM

Optimizing the OR space

Small improvements in efficiency can offer substantial time and cost savings

11/11/2015 8:00:00 AM

Bentley introduces ContextCapture, supporting reality modeling for infrastructure project delivery and asset performance

11/11/2015 12:00:00 AM

CEA, LonMark Home & Building Automation Standards earn ANSI approval

11/11/2015 12:00:00 AM

CoreNet Global, Allsteel release summary of six factors proven to affect knowledge worker productivity

11/11/2015 12:00:00 AM

New recycling products website showcases collection carts, bulk containers

11/11/2015 12:00:00 AM

FDA urged to preserve antibacterial products, ingredients

American Cleaning Institute is asking the Food and Drug Administration to re-evaluate antibacterial data

11/10/2015 3:00:00 PM

Paper towels called best hand-drying option

Microbes can remain on the hands after washing, healthcare professionals must remove them in the most effective way possible

11/10/2015 2:00:00 PM

Contaminated floors can spread potentially harmful germs and bacteria

Effective cleaning is the best way to keep floors hygienic

11/10/2015 12:00:00 PM

Single patient rooms reduce HAIs, costs

Study: The cost savings more than cover the construction expense

11/10/2015 11:00:00 AM

San Francisco facility recognized for safety drills

Presidio Surgery Center honored for 'incredibly realistic' drills

11/10/2015 9:00:00 AM

New California hospital harnesses Seabiscuit connection

Adventist Health replaces outdated facility with larger, modern Frank R. Howard Memorial Hospital

11/10/2015 8:00:00 AM

Bentley ProjectWise CONNECT Edition joins MicroStation and Navigator CONNECT editions in general access

11/10/2015 12:00:00 AM

Family-centered design at Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children features nora rubber flooring

11/10/2015 12:00:00 AM

Leading maker of institutional furniture for the healthcare industry expands operations

11/10/2015 12:00:00 AM

Eaton’s versatile LED Luminaire brings a high-performing, energy-efficient solution to commercial and industrial applications

11/10/2015 12:00:00 AM

Single-use device reprocessing kept 873 tons from landfills

Practice Greenhealth report says that diverting 92,205 tons of waste from the landfill through recycling, saving nearly $4 million

11/9/2015 3:00:00 PM

Preparing for power outages at long-term living facilities

Even a brief power outage can potentially impact multiple systems, according to an article on the Long-term Living website

11/9/2015 2:00:00 PM

Environmental services has role in construction

ES can help to isolate work areas from the rest of the hospital

11/9/2015 12:00:00 PM

Integrative design, 3-D modeling can protect senior facility developers

Unforeseen rising manpower and material costs can cause major budget shortfall in senior projects

11/9/2015 11:00:00 AM

'Homelike' details matter in senior housing

White paper tries to get to the heart of what make a senior living facility feel like home, according to an article on the Environments for Aging website

11/9/2015 9:00:00 AM

New mobile medical unit to serve California youth

Teen Health Van will be operated in partnership with Stanford Children’s Health and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

11/9/2015 8:00:00 AM

Holy Cross Health celebrates grand opening of Holy Cross Hospital's South Building

11/9/2015 12:00:00 AM

HITEC Power Protection introduces DCD Converged Canada attendees to market’s most efficient UPS power solution

11/9/2015 12:00:00 AM

Selected Thomas & Betts Blackburn EZGround compression connectors now IEEE 837-2014 compliant

11/9/2015 12:00:00 AM

Bentley continues to advance commercial innovation with cloud services subscription program

11/9/2015 12:00:00 AM

Safety measures added to children's hospital construction after accident

Work stops after a forklift punched through the window of a four bed patient room in the adjacent Royal University Hospital

11/6/2015 3:00:00 PM

Creating a healthcare environment that limits errors

Creating spaces with improved point-of-care storage and distribution is one way to address the issue of medication errors, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/6/2015 2:00:00 PM

Final contract awarded to finish over-budget VA hospital

The contract authorizes builder to spend about $571 million more to finish the facility

11/6/2015 12:00:00 PM

N.C. emergency room to be converted to urgent care facility

An emergency room was losing money, according to hospital officials

11/6/2015 11:00:00 AM

California medical center and children’s hospital tower planned

California's seismic requirements for hospitals mandate a new adult hospital by 2020

11/6/2015 9:00:00 AM

Central Florida senior community expanding

John Knox Village of in Orange City is adding 40 duplex units, according to an article on the Environments for Aging website

11/6/2015 8:00:00 AM

Hazards shouldn’t lead to disasters: NIST releases new community resilience planning guide

11/6/2015 12:00:00 AM

Legrand introduces evolution series 10-inch poke-thru device: offers eight gangs of communication, A/V and power capacity

11/6/2015 12:00:00 AM

MovinCool launches Climate Pro 12 portable heat pump

11/6/2015 12:00:00 AM

Schindler Elevator Corporation launches new mobile application for service customers

11/6/2015 12:00:00 AM

Army settles with staffer who exposed infection control dangers

Federal investigators found that she was punished for reporting dangerous health and safety conditions for patients to the Joint Commission

11/5/2015 3:00:00 PM

California health facility renovated without disturbing current patients

Rohnert Park Health Center in Rohnert Park, Calif. was renovated without disturbing staff and patients by scheduling the really disruptive work in the off hours, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/5/2015 2:00:00 PM

Designing a virtual care center

Chesterfield, Mo.- based Mercy opened the first virtual care center in the United States

11/5/2015 12:00:00 PM

Infection Control Today publishes environmental hygiene survey results

Survey reports on hospital leaders' and infection preventionists' concerns about barriers to environmental hygiene

11/5/2015 11:00:00 AM

New Cherokee hospital represents a new model of healthcare

Facility’s opening signals a shift to integrated care

11/5/2015 9:00:00 AM

Improving the patient experience with technology

Adopting technology can boost a patient’s overall comfort level

11/5/2015 8:00:00 AM

Newly formed Murata Energy Solutions Americas introduces solution to automate demand response

11/5/2015 12:00:00 AM

HOSPECO introduces SPHERGO with MicroWorks

11/5/2015 12:00:00 AM

Southeast Financial Center nabs two prestigious awards

11/5/2015 12:00:00 AM

Dissimilar Metal Design unveils evolving weathering steel facade for City of Hope

11/5/2015 12:00:00 AM

Spooky hospital lore for those still in the Halloween mood

Hospitals and Health Networks gathers haunted hospital stories

11/4/2015 3:00:00 PM

Design winners stress outdoor spaces

Winning facilities incorporated an abundance of natural light

11/4/2015 2:00:00 PM

Saskatchewan hospital renews calls for improved safety after robbery scare

Employee confronted by two would-be robbers as he walked to work

11/4/2015 12:00:00 PM

U.S. Army healthcare facilities opened on time and on budget

The Army successfully completed six major military hospital transition projects within the last five years

11/4/2015 11:00:00 AM

Texas homeless shelter will become mixed-use medical center

$50 million mixed-use medical center to be built in San Antonio

11/4/2015 9:30:00 AM

The future of healthcare design

Healthcare Design magazine spoke with architecture students to find out what put them on their career path

11/4/2015 8:00:00 AM

New guide to designing HVAC systems for 21st century natatoriums available from Desert Aire

11/4/2015 12:00:00 AM

Sales of OEO's direct-replacement LED for metal halide or high pressure sodium lamps skyrocket

11/4/2015 12:00:00 AM

ImageFIRST New York providing OSHA-compliant healthcare laundry services to area medical providers

11/4/2015 12:00:00 AM

Murata develops cloud-based generator and ATS monitoring and testing solution

11/4/2015 12:00:00 AM

Virtual doctor makes house calls

New technology sends hologram doctor to remote locations

11/3/2015 3:00:00 PM

Pennsylvania hospital notifies patients of infection risk

WellSpan York Hospital has alerted open-heart surgery patients of possible exposure to bacteria

11/3/2015 2:00:00 PM


Three steps to cut cost and increase workforce productivity

Applying three simple steps significantly improved outcomes, particularly related to cost cutting and productivity which rank among the highest concerns in the workforce

11/3/2015 12:00:00 PM

Preventing HAIs and readmissions fines

Environmental services can help curb hospital acquired infections

11/3/2015 11:00:00 AM

Q&A on under-sink storage

In a recent Q&A on the FacilityCare website, consultant Brad Keyes answered a question about under-sink storage

11/3/2015 9:00:00 AM

Cleveland Clinic builds central facility for outpatient cancer care

The $276 million, 377,000-square-foot building will include 126 exam rooms, 98 infusion chairs, six linear accelerators and designated space for Phase I clinical trials, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/3/2015 8:00:00 AM

Major increase in architecture firms reporting progress on achieving carbon reduction targets

11/3/2015 12:00:00 AM

Majority of top-rated healthcare facilities use Champion medical recliners

11/3/2015 12:00:00 AM

OSHA Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health to meet Dec. 1-2; seeks nominations for six seats

11/3/2015 12:00:00 AM

ROCKFON Medical ceiling panels offer cleanliness, aesthetics, performance and sustainability

11/3/2015 12:00:00 AM

Amerlux partners with Enlighted, Inc. for breakthrough lighting sensors and analytics platform

11/3/2015 12:00:00 AM

Acuity Brands to Acquire Juno Lighting Group

11/3/2015 12:00:00 AM

Honeywell survey shows safety and security in U.S. buildings are higher priorities than going green

11/3/2015 12:00:00 AM

Valspar's Fluropon Effects Nova coatings provide rich color and vivid sparkle

11/3/2015 12:00:00 AM

Taco announces agreement to acquire Askoll Sei

11/3/2015 12:00:00 AM

Bedbug treatment options growing

Bedbug populations have spread beyond the bedroom into office buildings, day care centers

11/2/2015 3:00:00 PM

Cincinnati hospital adopts some Ritz-Carlton business practices

The goal is to enhance staff engagement with patients and their families

11/2/2015 2:00:00 PM

A wellness approach to hospital security

Embracing a reactive law enforcement approach in a hospital setting leads officers to miss opportunity to intervene before a situation escalates

11/2/2015 12:00:00 PM

Designers have a responsibility to patient health

Healthcare design can contribute to patient health by redefining the role of the built environment

11/2/2015 11:00:00 AM

Are facilities prepared for the next Ebola?

Emory University Hospital physician says that critical funding for proper care and control of the spread of highly communicable diseases is being cut, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

11/2/2015 8:00:00 AM

TRSA's Hygienically Clean Healthcare Certification Earns AORN Seal of Recognition

11/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

ServicePower becomes a ThingWorx Ready partner

11/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

T&B Cable Tray Over-Support Splice Adaptor reduces need for structural supports

11/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

CENTRIA expands CASCADE metal panel system line

11/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

Schneider Electric achieves ISASecure Security Development Lifecycle Assurance certification

11/2/2015 12:00:00 AM


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