December 2018 Posts About Healthcare Facilities Management

Adenovirus linked to keratoconjunctivitis outbreak at L.A. eye clinic

It is believed that the virus was introduced to surfaces in the exam room by a symptomatic patient

12/28/2018 3:00:00 PM

Congo's Ebola outbreak up to 539 cases

Health officials also reported 315 deaths linked to the outbreak

12/28/2018 2:00:00 PM

Improving health and hygiene with data-driven cleaning

Environments such as hospitals and longterm care facilities face even more pressure to ensure that hygiene is a priority

12/28/2018 11:00:00 AM

Trends in healthcare restroom design

Patient safety is top of mind and as patients get older and heavier

12/28/2018 9:00:00 AM

Joint Commission issues safety advisory on flu prevention in healthcare facilities

Even when LEDs mimic sunlight, expert see LEDs as complementary to — but not replacing — daylighting strategies

12/28/2018 8:00:00 AM

SBUH Receives Environmental Excellence Award from DEC

12/28/2018 12:00:00 AM

POWR2 Welcomes Operations Director

12/28/2018 12:00:00 AM

Brokk Hires Southeast Regional Sales Manager

12/28/2018 12:00:00 AM

ReconaSense Expands Sales and Marketing with Key Executive Hires

12/28/2018 12:00:00 AM

BRAVO! Welcomes Mark Gimbl As Portfolio Manager for Life Sciences Clients

12/28/2018 12:00:00 AM

Wisconsin hospital now has 14 cases of Legionnaires', three deaths

The outbreak has been linked to the hospital water system

12/27/2018 3:00:00 PM

It's time for an end-of-year facilities staff check-up

Don't get so caught up in KPIs that the facilities department flatlines

12/27/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

UC San Diego Health recognized for sustainability efforts

UC is shooting for 100 percent reliance on clean electricity supplies across its campuses and medical centers by 2025

12/27/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Lighting

The value of daylighting, even with LEDs

Even when LEDs mimic sunlight, expert see LEDs as complementary to — but not replacing — daylighting strategies

12/27/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Patient Satisfaction/Experience

N.Y. clinic informed by hospitality design to create

David H. Koch Center includes patient-centered design choices

12/27/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

Planning solar power canopies in parking areas

Solar canopies can reduce winter maintenance and give parking areas a distinctive presence

12/27/2018 8:00:00 AM

TE Connectivity Products Help Create the Connected Future at AHR Expo 2019

12/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

exacqVision Cloud Drive storage offers a simple, reliable way to store and search video in the cloud

12/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Sloan Introduces New 'Faucet Finder' Tool

12/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Legrand North and Central Acquires Kenall

12/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Sixteen patients infected with potentially deadly superbug at Cork hospital

Problems caused by sub-standard infection control and an old building structure have contributed to the outbreak

12/26/2018 3:00:00 PM


Creating a crisis communication plan

Asking healthcare facility leaders what keeps them up at night is a sound start to develop a robust crisis communication plan

12/26/2018 2:00:00 PM

Becker's Healthcare recognizes green hospitals

Sixty eight of the greenest hospitals in the U.S. honored

12/26/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Parking garage underneath healthcare occupancy

Brad Keyes discusses regulations for a parking garage underneath healthcare occupancy

12/26/2018 10:00:00 AM

Probe shows VA mismanaged police force, leaving security gaps

The result is short-staffing and millions of dollars in overtime

12/26/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

Environmental innovations In roofing

Blue roofs — roofs designed to capture and store rainwater — and solar roofs are making huge headway as technology improves

12/26/2018 8:00:00 AM

Energy Focus Introduces World’s Lowest EMI Flicker-Free LED Lamp

12/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

Seton Hall Law White Paper Addresses the Role and Place of Compliance Officers in Life Sciences Companies

12/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

2018 Facilities Survey Reveals Technology Trends, Acquisition Best Practices and Unexpected Insights

12/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

Southco Expands India Manufacturing Facility

12/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

Mauser Packaging Solutions Introduces New Medical Waste Container Made of 100% Recycled Material and Receives Dutch Innovation Award

12/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

Lessons from the fatal virus outbreak in Wanaque

The importance of hand-washing is an obvious takeaway

12/21/2018 3:00:00 PM

How some N.J. medical facilities prep for active shooter situations

A fatal shooting at a Chicago hospital left an ER doctor, pharmacy resident and police officer dead

12/21/2018 2:00:00 PM

Connecticut Hospital fined for operating improper blood draw facility

Stamford Hospital fined for allowing a phlebotomist to draw blood before obtaining an approval certificate to operate

12/21/2018 12:00:00 PM

Considerations when selecting green products

More an art than science, selecting green products can be tricky

12/21/2018 11:00:00 AM

Lessons learned from the fatal Chicago shooting

Violence at Mercy Hospital highlights the need for better access control

12/21/2018 9:00:00 AM

exacqVision v9.8 Supports Seamless Cloud-storage Solution and Essential Searching and Analytics Enhancements

12/21/2018 12:00:00 AM

Steel King Announces Products to Extend the Life of Rack Systems

12/21/2018 12:00:00 AM

URGO Group Receives the 'Prix Galien France 2018' for UrgoStart, an Innovative Treatment for Diabetic Foot Wound Healing

12/21/2018 12:00:00 AM

Medpricer Announces Increased Reach with Added Staff in 2018

12/21/2018 12:00:00 AM

Meridian Purchases 26,000 SF Medical Office Building in Torrance, Calif.

12/21/2018 12:00:00 AM

Contamination found with duodenoscopes after reprocessing

Preliminary results from the FDA show 'higher-than-expected' rates

12/20/2018 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

Networked controls add big savings to LEDs

Using LEDs and networked lighting controls in tandem has significant energy efficiency benefits.

12/20/2018 2:00:00 PM

Longterm impact of hurricanes on local hospitals

When a hospital is damaged and cannot provide full services, its income is reduced

12/20/2018 12:00:00 PM

Blog / Focus: Energy Efficiency

Increasing sustainability of healthcare facility distributed energy systems

Hospitals must have robust power systems to continue operations in the event of a grid outage

12/20/2018 11:00:00 AM

Renovating underused spaces at healthcare facilities can generate revenue

Repurposing existing spaces for behavioral care can be a great solution to meet demand in this arena

12/20/2018 9:00:00 AM

Sherwin-Williams Unveils New On-Trend Color Collections Specific to Key Markets

12/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

Mitsubishi Electric Introduces Diamond HS Passenger Elevators

12/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

UMF Corporation Calls for Nominations for 9th Annual National Hygiene Specialist Excellence Award

12/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

Medpricer Closes 2018 with Record Revenue, 376% ARR Subscription Growth, and 100 Percent Subscriber Retention

12/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

Focal Point Continues Human-Centric Design Focus With Dedicated WELL Building Standard Resources

12/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

Nationwide bomb threat scam includes hospitals

Hospitals across the U.S. received email bomb threats on Dec. 13

12/19/2018 3:00:00 PM

Missouri hospital planning energy efficiency, renewable energy project

The Missouri Division of Energy has awarded a low-interest loan to assist Ozarks Medical Center

12/19/2018 2:00:00 PM

Red bag system launched to keep patient belonging safe

Bags are used to carry health information, care plan and medication - as well as important personal items

12/19/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Portable fire extinguishers

Brad Keyes discusses regulations for portable fire extinguishers

12/19/2018 10:00:00 AM

Feds encourage active shooter training following shooting

The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response encourages a review its planning and response guide

12/19/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

Power-generation systems in high-performance buildings

Safety, maintainability, efficiency, code compliance and economics play crucial roles in determining the topology of a power-generation system

12/19/2018 8:00:00 AM

Overhead Door Brand Introduces Four New Miami-Dade Approved Commercial Sectional Wind Load Doors

12/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

Garland Honored For Its Spirit Week Tradition of Supporting Non-Profit Organizations

12/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

Tectum Ceiling and Wall Panels Are First and Only Acoustical Solution to Achieve Living Product Challenge Imperative Certification

12/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

KINSHOFER’s New HPXdrive System Provides Improved Closing Force and Longer Lifecycle

12/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

Parallel Technologies Expands Distributed Antenna System Capabilities with Key New Hire

12/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

December brings slight increase in flu activity in the U.S.

The percentage of respiratory specimens testing positive for flu remains low, but is increasing

12/18/2018 3:00:00 PM

Enhanced security at N.Y. hospital includes metal detectors in ED waiting room

Rochester General Hospital will also get additional officers

12/18/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Patient Satisfaction/Experience

High-performance floor covering can boost patient satisfaction

Flooring selection can be strongly associated with the user experience

12/18/2018 12:00:00 PM


Patients driving trends in healthcare facilities

Healthcare leaders are now shifting the focus and maximizing the experience and care of people rather than minimizing real estate and facility costs

12/18/2018 11:00:00 AM

Flawed active shooter drill causes panic at Maryland hospital

Improper mass alert caused an active shooter scare at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

12/18/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Patient Satisfaction/Experience

Do not disturb: Hospitals should let patients sleep

Short sleep durations have been associated with negative effects

12/18/2018 8:00:00 AM

Stamford Health Becomes First LEED Certified Hospital in Connecticut

12/18/2018 12:00:00 AM

Johnson Controls Partners with Civic Technologies to Provide Secure Identity Verification for Visitor Management

12/18/2018 12:00:00 AM

WakeMed Selects Gozio Health for Mobile Wayfinding Platform

12/18/2018 12:00:00 AM

Christiana Care Health System, Delaware’s Largest Private Employer, Raises Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour

12/18/2018 12:00:00 AM

University of Iowa Health Care Chooses Zingbox to Achieve Holistic Risk Visibility and Operational Benefits

12/18/2018 12:00:00 AM

CDC: Outpatients for influenza-like illness above national baseline

The U.S. flu activity remains low, but small increases in activity have been reported

12/17/2018 3:00:00 PM

Ebola deaths above 450 in Congo outbreak

The death total is 273, and health officials are still investigating suspected cases

12/17/2018 2:00:00 PM

Indiana hospital launches own police department

Before having police officers, the hospital had armed security guards on staff

12/17/2018 12:00:00 PM

Matrix used to triage patients in mass evacuation

Triage by Resource Allocation for IN-patient (TRAIN) matrix can be modified to suit each facility’s needs

12/17/2018 11:00:00 AM

Maine hospital to have own police officer on site

The hospital would fund the full-time position but the officer would be an employee of the Ellsworth Police Department

12/17/2018 9:00:00 AM

Houston deploys robots to patrol inside hospital

The robots have an emergency button as well that anyone can press to get in contact with security personnel

12/17/2018 8:00:00 AM

AAAHC Report Outlines High Compliance Areas and Opportunities for Improvement

12/17/2018 12:00:00 AM

University of Iowa Health Care Chooses Zingbox to Achieve Holistic Risk Visibility and Operational Benefits

12/17/2018 12:00:00 AM

Axis Communications partners with Nemours Children’s Hospital to deliver unprecedented pediatric care

12/17/2018 12:00:00 AM

Custom Equipment Celebrates Manufacturing of 10,000th Hy-Brid Lift

12/17/2018 12:00:00 AM

HoverCam Transforms Classrooms Fit for Future-Ready Students at Val Verde USD

12/17/2018 12:00:00 AM

Ebola epidemic spreads to larger city in Congo

Cases have been reported in a city of more than a million people

12/14/2018 3:00:00 PM

Ohio healthcare facilities constantly review security procedures

Recent shootings across the country have hospital officials evaluating policies

12/14/2018 2:00:00 PM

Hospital sprinkler system violations can be dangerous

Data cables contacting sprinkler lines comprise nearly 2/3 of all sprinkler line load deficiencies

12/14/2018 12:00:00 PM

Privacy curtains and sheets can harbor pathogens

Soft surfaces can fly under the radar in the spread of infectious agents

12/14/2018 11:00:00 AM

Calif. hospital vows to reopen after wildfire

Feather River Hospital says reopening a matter of when, not if

12/14/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Patient Satisfaction/Experience

Pa. healthcare facility adds calming live music to common areas

New arts department created a variety of art and music therapies at the hospital

12/14/2018 8:00:00 AM

New NX SimpleTouch Graphic Wall Station from Hubbell Control Solutions

12/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

Johnson Controls Brings Advanced Technologies, Energy-Efficient and Sustainable Equipment to 2019 AHR Expo

12/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

Mercer and HLTH Collaborate to Engage Employers in Reshaping the Future of Health

12/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

Steel King Announces Products to Extend the Life of Rack Systems

12/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

GI Partners and TA Associates to Acquire Allscripts’ stake in Netsmart Technologies

12/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

N.C. hospitals had emergency plans in place prior to huge snowstorm

Despite the weather, it was business as usual

12/13/2018 3:00:00 PM

Healthcare developers must be able to adapt to market changes

Healthcare real estate has experienced profound change

12/13/2018 2:00:00 PM

Five ways telemedicine and AI are improving patient outcomes

To achieve high quality patient outcomes in medical facilities when using AI and telemedicine, it is crucial to preserve the human element

12/13/2018 12:00:00 PM

LEED - ing the way to sustainable design

Infographic focuses on sustainable building design and the steps to becoming LEED-certified

12/13/2018 11:00:00 AM

CVS plans changes to stores after Aetna deal

CVS Health plans to reduce the amount of store space devoted to retail

12/13/2018 9:00:00 AM

New Industry Survey Highlights Restroom Product Purchasing Preferences

12/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

IICRC Seeks Volunteers for Creation of Leather Cleaning and Maintenance Standard

12/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Talbert Manufacturing Offers Versatile 60CC/55SA-LD Trailer

12/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Russelectric Emergency Power System Offers Redundant PLC Controls and Manual Backup Capability

12/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Hill-Rom and Earlysense Define New Standard of Care With Commercial Launch Of Patient Monitoring Technology for Centrella Smart+ Beds

12/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Attacker chases injured victims to Kansas City hospital, shoots man at secured doorway

The attacker killed himself after leaving one person in critical condition

12/12/2018 3:00:00 PM

Judge backs revoking nursing home license after Irma deaths

The nursing home lost power to its air-conditioning system because a fuse to a transformer on a power pole was dislodged

12/12/2018 2:00:00 PM

Expanding a practice without moving

Needed space may be in the old records room

12/12/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Air handler unit

Brad Keyes discusses regulations for air handler units

12/12/2018 10:00:00 AM

Leapfrog names 2018 top hospitals

Florida, California, New Jersey and Texas had strong showings

12/12/2018 9:00:00 AM

Joint Commission announces new National Patient Safety Goal to prevent suicide and improve at-risk patient care

Revisions effective July 1, 2019, for accredited hospitals and behavioral health programs

12/12/2018 8:00:00 AM

Saint Mary’s Hospital installs light fixtures that help keep patients safe

12/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Nlyte Introduces Industry-First Solution for Workload Asset Management

12/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Perkins+Will Introduces Healthcare Fellowship Honoring Visionary Architect E. Todd Wheeler

12/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Energy Focus Introduces Triac Dimmable Downlight LED Retrofit Solutions for Commercial Applications

12/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

New Industry Survey Highlights Restroom Product Purchasing Preferences

12/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Wisconsin hospital now has 11 cases of Legionnaires'

Outbreak appears to be linked to a decision last month to reduce water flow at the hospital during low-demand times

12/11/2018 3:00:00 PM

Wanaque facility workers speak of grief, stress

Adenovirus outbreak has killed 11 and sickened 35 medically fragile children at the nursing home.

12/11/2018 2:00:00 PM


Keeping facilities safe during winter weather

Healthcare facilities managers must plan ahead and have the right tools and processes in place

12/11/2018 12:00:00 PM

Door considerations key to meet security challenge

Inspection, testing and maintenance necessary for the safety of occupants and visitors

12/11/2018 11:00:00 AM

C. diff infections becoming more common outside of hospitals

C. diff was once seen as a problem mainly confined to hospitals and nursing homes

12/11/2018 9:00:00 AM

Study says safe, orderly facilities house happy employees

12/11/2018 12:00:00 AM

Fan coil units earn certification

12/11/2018 12:00:00 AM

How to achieve net zero energy

12/11/2018 12:00:00 AM

Ceiling cassette system and enhanced air flow

12/11/2018 12:00:00 AM

LED strobe addresses safety and security

12/11/2018 12:00:00 AM

Hospitals damaged in Alaska quake

A magnitude 7.0 earthquake damaged roads and buildings

12/10/2018 3:00:00 PM

Chicago hospitals reviewing security after fatal shooting

A new law will require violence-prevention training and other security measures

12/10/2018 2:00:00 PM

Benefits of upgrading emergency lighting

Lighting system upgrades can help meet demands for aesthetics and energy efficiency

12/10/2018 12:00:00 PM

University Of Maryland dorms deep cleaned after student's death linked to mold

Dorms are being deep cleaned as students are growing increasingly concerned

12/10/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

Healthcare spending on energy efficiency expected to hit $6.4 billion by 2027

Energy is an area where relatively painless cost savings can be found

12/10/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Lighting

LED benefits, strategies illuminated

The most effective applications depend on matching advances in the technology to facility needs

12/10/2018 8:00:00 AM

Garland Renews ISO Certification

12/10/2018 12:00:00 AM

AirBox Launches Programs Providing Air Purifiers to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Texas

12/10/2018 12:00:00 AM

Steel King Announces SK2000 Closed-Tube Roll Form Rack Systems

12/10/2018 12:00:00 AM

Weil-McLain Introduces Advanced, Energy Efficient

12/10/2018 12:00:00 AM

CIRI Announces Science Advisory Council

12/10/2018 12:00:00 AM

Better hand hygiene can help curb S. aureus transmission in the OR

Study calls current adherence to evidence-based, basic, preventive measures 'abysmal'

12/7/2018 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Strengthening hospital nursery security

New app developed to help prevent child trafficking and abduction

12/7/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: New construction

How much space does a physicians practice need?

Consider how many providers there are and at what level they practice

12/7/2018 12:00:00 PM

Design can serve the whole patient

Exploring the influence of holistic healthcare facility design and design centered on nature can help healthcare designers better serve the whole person

12/7/2018 11:00:00 AM


Digital health market valuation to exceed USD 379 billion by 2024

Growing number of mobile applications for healthcare to stimulate the industry growth

12/7/2018 9:00:00 AM

Health concerns expected to fuel cleaning chemicals market

The recent outbreak of diseases, such as Ebola, swine flu, etc. have increased health concerns

12/7/2018 8:00:00 AM

Hanley Investment Group Arranges Sale of MedExpress Urgent Care Ground Lease in O'Fallon, Illinois

12/7/2018 12:00:00 AM

Diversey Unveils New Sustainability Strategy and 2025 Goals

12/7/2018 12:00:00 AM

Asphalt Drum Mixers Offers Crane-Set and Self-Erect Asphalt Storage Silos

12/7/2018 12:00:00 AM

Prime Medical Turns Hospital Curtains, Lab Coats And Scrubs into Germ-Fighting Shields

12/7/2018 12:00:00 AM

Glassbeam and EQ2 Announce Partnership to Integrate Machine Data Insights into the 'HEMS' CMMS for Leading Healthcare Organizations

12/7/2018 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

Grand Rapids hospital arson suspect caught on way to helipad

The suspect started a fire in an upper level used for mechanical purposes and pulled a fire alarm

12/6/2018 3:00:00 PM

Green cleaning offers opportunities for the healthcare facilities management market

Green cleaning is expected to offer a major opportunity for expansion of healthcare facility management in Asia Pacific and other regions

12/6/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Clearance in front of electrical panels

Brad Keyes discusses regulations for clearance in front of electrical panels

12/6/2018 10:00:00 AM

Focus: Patient Satisfaction/Experience

Music's power to improve waiting room experience studied

Naval pilots concept uses music and nature to soothe

12/6/2018 9:00:00 AM

Canadian healthcare facility certified gold for being green

12/6/2018 8:00:00 AM

Systems Integrator Group Security-Net Celebrates 25 Years

12/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Aspirus Wausau Hospital Among Nation’s Top 100 Heart Programs

12/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

HFAP Launches Compounding Pharmacy Certification

12/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Talbert Manufacturing Offers Versatile 60CC/55SA-LD Trailer

12/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Overhead Door EverServe Commercial Door Earns Product Innovation Award by Architectural Products Magazine

12/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Ebola cases up to 412 in Congo

Health officials are still struggling to contain the disease's spread

12/5/2018 3:00:00 PM

California hospitals share safety procedures after Chicago hospital shooting

The facility is adding bulletproof glass and bullet resistant materials in the lobby of the emergency department

12/5/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Patient Satisfaction/Experience

Pennsylvania senior facility renovates to reposition itself in changing market

Granite Farms Estates has built a new wellness center with indoor pool, added a bistro, enlarged the dining room, and updated all the common space in the main clubhouse, according to an article on the Environments for Aging website

12/5/2018 12:00:00 PM

Blog / Focus: Patient Experience

Leveraging data to align healthcare facilities professionals and business officers

Pediatric healthcare units should incite playfulness and provide hope for all the young patients they serve, without seeming ostentatious

12/5/2018 11:00:00 AM

Napping hospital custodians’ firing puts focus on worker fatigue

The pair said they accidentally fell asleep on their unpaid breaks after working five or six hours without taking their paid break

12/5/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

N.Y. hospital energy update could reduce annual costs by $220,000

The upgrade is expected to reduce the hospital's heating and air conditioning energy use by 50 percent

12/5/2018 8:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

Solar energy keeps lights on at Nigerian hospital

The installation of the system was completed in two hours

12/5/2018 8:00:00 AM

LiveWall Living Walls Enliven the Healing Landscape at HOPE Tower

12/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Stanley Security Achieves Soc 2 Certification for Sixth Consecutive Year

12/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Mayer Corp Develops First Hotel on University of Southern California Campus

12/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

EUA Welcomes Healthcare Senior Design Architect Brian Wolff

12/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Metasys 10.0 Redefines Modern Building Management

12/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Patient dies from Legionnaires' at Wis. hospital

The hospital suspects the cause is its hot water system

12/4/2018 3:00:00 PM

Two more premature babies die amid bacterial outbreak at Newark hospital

They bring the total deaths to three in an outbreak that has infected four babies with Acinetobacter baumanii

12/4/2018 2:00:00 PM

Ontario's hospitals react to increase in gun violence

Code Silver is now part of the hospital emergency preparedness color code

12/4/2018 12:00:00 PM

Blog / Focus: Patient Experience

Four considerations when designing pediatric healthcare units

Pediatric healthcare units should incite playfulness and provide hope for all the young patients they serve, without seeming ostentatious

12/4/2018 11:00:00 AM

Expanded Color Pallet Boosts Occupant Comfort

12/4/2018 12:00:00 AM

CMMS Can Boost Technician Productivity

12/4/2018 12:00:00 AM

Activity-Based Workplace Design on the Rise: Study

12/4/2018 12:00:00 AM

Push Button Exit Targets Effective and Efficient Use

12/4/2018 12:00:00 AM

HVAC Vacuum Pump Aims To Boost Flow Rate

12/4/2018 12:00:00 AM

CDC monitoring adenovirus outbreak that killed University of Maryland student

At least one of those affected by the outbreak was infected with adenovirus 7, a strain that can cause sometimes fatal pneumonia

12/3/2018 3:00:00 PM

Walter Reed false active shooter reports sparked by 'improper' mass alert

The Pentagon called the incident the result of a drill

12/3/2018 2:00:00 PM

Detroit hospital may lose federal aid over infection-control issues

Harper University Hospital cited for issues including bugs flying around an intensive care unit

12/3/2018 12:00:00 PM

Blog / Focus: Patient Experience

Creating a better point of care experience by focusing on the caregiver

There is growing consensus within the healthcare industry that the caregiver experience not only affects the well-being of the caregiver, but it also directly and indirectly impacts the patient experience

12/3/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Energy Efficiency

Cantonese hospital designed with green features

The Shunde Hospital of Southern Medical University uses photovoltaic panels passively and actively, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

12/3/2018 9:00:00 AM

EYP Names Wenzhuo Tuttle as 2018-2019 Tradewell Fellowship Program Recipient

12/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

LCD Screen Improves Drain Cleaning Inspections

12/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

Expanded Silicone Roof Coatings and Enhanced Reflectivity

12/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

Door Hardware Aims to Boost Facility Security

12/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

Mounted Light Tower Enhances Jobsite Visibility

12/3/2018 12:00:00 AM


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