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

Blog

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

Focus: Patient Satisfaction/Experience

Healthcare food service veteran discusses amenity-centered care and retail food service


Food-service trends are being shaped by amenity-centered care like those offered in hotels

12/21/2018 8:00:00 AM

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


12/21/2018 12:00:00 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

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

Focus: Lighting

How lighting controls reduce energy use


Lighting controls can reduce lighting energy use in institutional and commercial facilities by up to 47 percent

12/20/2018 8:00:00 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

Blog

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

Blog

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

Focus: Patient Satisfaction/Experience

Food service becoming main course at senior facilities


As Americans age, senior living continues to evolve into big business

12/11/2018 8:00:00 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

Blog

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: Lighting

Promote healing and create energy-efficient environments with modern lighting design and controls


Healthcare facilities can employ advanced lighting design strategies to improve patient and visitor comfort

12/6/2018 12:00:00 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

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

LiveWall Living Walls Enliven the Healing Landscape at HOPE Tower


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

Design considerations by a nurse/interior designer for healthcare facilities


Healthcare should be the leader in innovative design solutions for employees who call a healthcare setting their workplace

12/4/2018 9:00:00 AM

Blog / Focus: Patient Experience

Mosaics for morale: Colorful murals designed to brighten healthcare facilities


Mosaics can differentiate a healthcare space and its unique characteristics from competing hospitals, while bringing a positive energy to traditionally stressful environments

12/4/2018 8:00:00 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

Focus: Lighting

Patient satisfaction drives lighting investment decisions


Patient satisfaction and overall comfort can provide a cost benefit that outweighs any electronic dashboard savings

12/3/2018 8:00:00 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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