February 2018 Posts About Healthcare Facilities Management



Study: Cleaning is as bad for women's lungs as smoking up to 20 cigarettes a day


No effect was found on the lungs of men, whether they cleaned professionally or just as part of their domestic chores.

2/28/2018 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

Design research needs culturally diversity


Diverse research can only benefit this industry’s overall body of research and the profession, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

2/28/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

Texas children’s hospital opens new patient tower


Cook Children’s Medical Center South Tower includes a new heart center

2/28/2018 12:00:00 PM

Health IT infrastructure needs security upgrades


Healthcare organizations need more sophisticated security solutions

2/28/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Rules for corridor doors


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for corridor doors

2/28/2018 10:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

Some Florida nursing homes struggling to comply with new back-up power rules


Florida enacted new regulations after 14 Broward County nursing home patients after Hurricane Irma

2/28/2018 8:00:00 AM

Taylor Design Adds Stephanie L'Estrange as Regional Interior Design Director


2/28/2018 12:00:00 AM

CBRE GROUP, Inc. Ranked Among Elite Global Outsources for Twelfth Consecutive Year


2/28/2018 12:00:00 AM

Casey Jones, a National Leader in Design Excellence, Joins Perkins+Will


2/28/2018 12:00:00 AM

Jim Whitten Roof Consultants, LLC Attains Minority-Owned Business Enterprise and Historically Underutilized Business Certifications


2/28/2018 12:00:00 AM

California hospital's workers picket before merger


Dominican Hospital workers march for speedy contract renegotiation

2/27/2018 3:00:00 PM

Mayo Clinic hits energy savings goal two years early


In 2011, Mayo set a goal to reduce energy use by 20 percent before 2020

2/27/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Plumbing

Plumbing systems should be simple and reliable


Know the requirements and technical challenges of the healthcare facility plumbing system

2/27/2018 12:00:00 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

2/27/2018 11:00:00 AM

Hospital dashboard helps manage patient capacity and beds


Boston Children's Hospital has outgrown its facility, so analytics for patient placement has become critical while it waits for new buildings

2/27/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

‘Me Generation’ changing senior living expectations


Assisted living communities becoming as much hospitality as healthcare

2/27/2018 8:00:00 AM

Make Your Office More Comfortable, Energy-Efficient, and Safe with Lighting Control Solutions from Legrand


2/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Bell Introduces Outdoor Decorator Switch Cover


2/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

PDI Healthcare Simplifies Ease and Speed of SSI and HAI Protection with New Profend Nasal Decolonization Kit


2/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Waltonwood Lake Boone hires Allison O'Shea as executive director


2/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Brand-New Smart Cities Forum and Evolved Light & Health Forum Featured in the Conference at LIGHTFAIR® International 2018


2/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Wisconsin hospital boosting security after infants' injuries found


State agency investigating nurse after several babies were injured while in the hospital's neo-natal intensive care unit

2/26/2018 3:00:00 PM

Coney Island Hospital plans massive new building


Project will serve as the hospital’s new resilient critical services building

2/26/2018 2:00:00 PM

Copper-coated uniforms could curb infection transmission


Healthcare professionals could soon be wearing uniforms brushed with these tiny copper nanoparticles

2/26/2018 12:00:00 PM

Maine healthcare facilities bracing for worsening of flu season


Swamped emergency rooms in Portland sending patients elsewhere

2/26/2018 11:00:00 AM

Infection problems could cost Michigan healthcare facility its Medicare patients


An investigation found the hospital is not compliant with infection control standards

2/26/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Plumbing

Legionnaires' found at Illinois mental health facility


A patient at the Chester Mental Health Center in Chester has been diagnosed

2/26/2018 8:00:00 AM

Leading Facilities and Buildings Associations Partner with NFMT Baltimore in 2018


2/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

Quake Global, Inc. Exhibits RFID Healthcare Technology in the Intelligent Health Pavilion At HIMSS18 Booth 11657


2/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

Baron Releases Severe Weather eBook


2/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

Johnson Controls Advances Real-Time Incident Response with Centralized Video and Event Management in victor and VideoEdge


2/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

Florida hospital says it's prepared for mass shooting


The healthcare facility uses lessons learned from tragedies and incorporates them in its plans.

2/23/2018 3:00:00 PM

House passes bill weakening Americans With Disabilities Act


Disability rights advocates and Democratic leaders say bill removes incentives for businesses

2/23/2018 2:00:00 PM

Ideas for dealing with linen hoarding


Management software, policies and education are key

2/23/2018 12:00:00 PM

Tougher penalties sought for patients who assault Hawaii healthcare workers


There were 1,075 assaults against healthcare workers in Hawaii hospitals, nursing homes and patients’ homes in 2017

2/23/2018 11:00:00 AM

Study suggests hand-washing helps decrease nursing home deaths


Researchers recommend using hospital hand-hygiene protocols

2/23/2018 10:00:00 AM

JPMorgan CEO talks about Amazon and Berkshire Hathaway venture


Three companies are forming an independent nonprofit venture to lower healthcare costs for their employees

2/23/2018 8:00:00 AM

Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care Announces Executive Medical Team


2/23/2018 12:00:00 AM

CRGA Design Bolsters Healthcare and Senior Living Design Portfolio with Hiring of Two Principals


2/23/2018 12:00:00 AM

Baron Joins CCC X Connected Data Exchange


2/23/2018 12:00:00 AM

Luxury Retirement Village in Dunchurch Scoops European Design Award


2/23/2018 12:00:00 AM

Kadean Construction Opens Kansas City Office


2/23/2018 12:00:00 AM

Video addresses surviving an extreme violence incident


Training can make the difference

2/22/2018 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

Designing tomorrow's pediatric spaces


Criteria are: People, technology and safety and infection control

2/22/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

Healthcare facility's hybrid construction method combines integrated delivery model, incremental permitting and collaborative review


The alignment of schedule, program and design required a highly collaborative approach with construction, design and client feedback

2/22/2018 12:00:00 PM

Report finds healthcare lagging in cybersecurity protocols


The healthcare industry is one of the lowest performing industries in terms of endpoint security

2/22/2018 11:00:00 AM

Study: 'Home hospital' model slashes costs


Model where patients receive hospital-level care in their homes doesn't hurt quality or patient safety, according to study

2/22/2018 9:00:00 AM

Blog / Focus: Facility Design

Compliance 101: Mitigating ligature risks in behavioral health patient care environments


For the last 12 to 18 months, The Joint Commission and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have increased inspection surveys for ligature and other self-harm risks in behavioral health patient care areas

2/22/2018 8:00:00 AM

Atrix International Introduces the Omega HEPA CERTIFIED System Vacuum


2/22/2018 12:00:00 AM

Innovaccer Launches ACO Compare 3.0, Its Flagship Tool to Compare and Analyze ACO Performance Trends


2/22/2018 12:00:00 AM

New Daylighting Web Page Available on AAMA Website


2/22/2018 12:00:00 AM

KIM Lighting Introduces the new Wall Director


2/22/2018 12:00:00 AM

Washington hospital screening visitors at front door for flu-like symptoms


Visitors get color-coded tags upon entering facility

2/21/2018 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Plumbing

Advances in tools expand drain cleaning versatility


Changes have meant greater power and versatility for technicians

2/21/2018 2:00:00 PM

Dealing with a healthcare facility linen hoarding


One of the biggest challenges laundry and linen services in a healthcare facility is linen hoarding

2/21/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Clean storage in an EVS closet


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for clean storage in an EVS closet

2/21/2018 10:00:00 AM

Are fire safety and sustainability at odds?


It’s usually possible to work toward both goals simultaneously

2/21/2018 9:00:00 AM

Disinfecting robot can help fight HAIs


Studies demonstrate benefits and explore strategies for use

2/21/2018 8:00:00 AM

New Study: High-Touch Wipe Downs Dramatically Reduce C. diff Rates Among Cancer Patients


2/21/2018 12:00:00 AM

Global Floor Care Machines Market Forecasted to Exceed US$ 4,600 Million During 2017-2025


2/21/2018 12:00:00 AM

NSF International and National Science Foundation to Host Groundbreaking Legionella Conference


2/21/2018 12:00:00 AM

What’s the Difference Between Ventilation and Air Filtration?


2/21/2018 12:00:00 AM

Atrix International Introduces the Omega HEPA CERTIFIED System Vacuum


2/21/2018 12:00:00 AM

Amazon working to be a major healthcare facility supplier


The move comes soon after Amazon, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Berkshire Hathaway announced they would launch a new company to cut healthcare costs

2/20/2018 3:00:00 PM

The important role your facilities team plays in patient care


Beyond first impressions, elements of the physical environment continue to play a critical role in patient satisfaction for the duration of their stay

2/20/2018 2:00:00 PM

Reducing cross-contamination risk in healthcare facilities


Environmental cleaning specialists offer tips to help control infections

2/20/2018 12:00:00 PM

Woman claims OK hospital bathroom was infested with bugs


Hospital staff cleaned the shower with bleach after being alerted to the bugs

2/20/2018 11:00:00 AM

Many pediatric hospitals are including behavioral health services


Designers on behavioral healthcare projects are creating soothing environments with features a younger patient will like, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

2/20/2018 9:00:00 AM

Fake paramedic found wandering the halls of Royal Adelaide hospital


Incident represents a major security breach for the newly opened Australian hospital

2/20/2018 8:00:00 AM

DebMed Offers Triclosan Alternatives Following FDA’s Healthcare Antiseptic Final Rule


2/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

ePIPE® Team Awarded Two U.S. Patents for In-place Protection of Nonmetallic Pipes, Adding to Existing Portfolio of Over 30 Patents


2/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

New Marley MD Everestä Counterflow Cooling Tower’s Modular Design Speeds Site Delivery and Installation


2/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

$60 Million for Primary Care Infrastructure Awarded to PCDC


2/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

Orlando Health Implements Nation-Reunification Program for International Patients


2/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

Bed bug histamines persistent in infested areas


New research suggests bed bugs are a medically important threat

2/16/2018 3:00:00 PM

Supporting staff during a healthcare facility downsizing


As the healthcare landscape transforms, organizations face reengineering initiatives, restructurings, redundancies and downsizings

2/16/2018 2:00:00 PM

W.Va. healthcare facility postpones surgeries due to sterilization issues


Cabell Huntington Hospital found residue on equipment and surgical trays

2/16/2018 12:00:00 PM

Deadly ‘superbug’ fungus may be spreading


Number of U.S. patients infected with Candida auris has climbed to 200

2/16/2018 11:00:00 AM

Report surveys Texas hospitals on Harvey-related issues


Texas Hospital Association analyzes Texas hospitals' disaster response before, during, and after Hurricane Harvey and difficulties they faced, notably in security

2/16/2018 9:00:00 AM

Hospitals cancel surgeries after cracks found in operating room walls


The closure comes just over a week after dust contamination also closed the surgery area

2/16/2018 8:00:00 AM

Parkview Contracts with BridgeHead to Manage Backup Environment


2/16/2018 12:00:00 AM

Mower Features LCD Monitor


2/16/2018 12:00:00 AM

Ductless HVAC Offers Cooling and Heating


2/16/2018 12:00:00 AM

Expanded Chiller Line Aims to Reduce Global Warming


2/16/2018 12:00:00 AM

Building Automation Helps Boost University Energy Savings


2/16/2018 12:00:00 AM

Managing healthcare facilities' airborne pathogens


The air is the source of more than one-third of nosocomial infections

2/15/2018 3:00:00 PM

Healthcare facility infrastructure: The first step in patient safety


Having an intelligent infrastructure in place can help create healthier, better outcomes for patients and their families

2/15/2018 2:00:00 PM

Report examines Texas hospitals' hurricane response


The Texas Hospital Association released a special report on the disaster response

2/15/2018 12:00:00 PM

Seamless flooring for low-dust environments


Airborne particles are home to an incredibly diverse population of dust-residing microbes, including not only bacteria and viruses, but also fungi, algae and protozoa

2/15/2018 11:00:00 AM

Tips for medical device cyber security


Device cybersecurity called the biggest challenge hospital face today

2/15/2018 9:00:00 AM

$4.1M project to cut Conn. healthcare facility energy, water use


Efficiency services agreement (ESA) project with is expected to reduce its energy and water use by more than 20 percent

2/15/2018 8:00:00 AM

American Institute of Architects honors SmithGroupJJR’s Michelle Acosta and Stephen Parker with 2018 Young Architects Award


2/15/2018 12:00:00 AM

UniNet Appoints Innovaccer as their Technology Partner to Further Value-based Initiatives


2/15/2018 12:00:00 AM

ConsejoSano CEO Abner Mason Joins United States Of Care Founder’s Council


2/15/2018 12:00:00 AM

Nora Lighting introduces Onyx Squares


2/15/2018 12:00:00 AM

HDR Welcomes Ronda H. Wang to the Houston Studio as Managing Principal


2/15/2018 12:00:00 AM

Resident's death at Wisconsin memory care facility raises security questions


Patient froze to death in December after wandering outside the facility

2/14/2018 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

Patience experience research informs healthcare design


Architects collected and analyzed demographic data, researched medical symptoms and identified personal preferences associated with various mental and behavioral health conditions

2/14/2018 2:00:00 PM

Are biofilms from hospital shower pipes harmful?


Some new bacteria with characteristics of species known to be harmful were seen

2/14/2018 12:00:00 PM

Colorado nursing home cited for residents' violence


Residents grabbed, kicked, bit and punched staff members

2/14/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Evacuation during a fire


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for evacuation during a fire

2/14/2018 10:00:00 AM

Improvements for Missouri veterans homes urged


Report says facilities should encourage staff to report problems

2/14/2018 8:00:00 AM

CME Doubles Warehouse Space in Southern California


2/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

EIR Healthcare Wins 2018 iF Design Award for Its 'Hospital of the Future' Professional Concept


Report says facilities should encourage staff to report problems

2/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

Record-breaking 2018 AHR Expo Smashes Six All-time Highs


2/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

Infusing Excitement, Durability and Choice into Traditional Areas of Senior Living Design


2/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

Wilsonart Delivers Beautiful Perspective with 'Material Celebration'


2/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

Hospitals using mobile units, tents to manage flu cases


Units are used to treat patients and free up beds

2/13/2018 3:00:00 PM

How to keep a facility running during expansion and / or renovation


By mixing creative choreography with ground rules, goals and expectations, owners and construction firms can make these hard jobs a little easier

2/13/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Plumbing

Hospital plumbing a playground for superbugs


Drains can be loaded with dangerous bacteria

2/13/2018 12:00:00 PM

Healthcare workers protesting 32 hospitals in California


More than 55,000 Kaiser Permanente employees in California are members of SEIU-United Healthcare Workers West

2/13/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Plumbing

Best conditions for Legionella bacteria growth


Warm tap water with dissolved organic matter supports the growth of biofilms

2/13/2018 9:00:00 AM

Too many standalone ERs may have opened in Texas


But other states continue to build them

2/13/2018 8:00:00 AM

Braxton-Bragg Donates to Habitat ReStore


2/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

JE Dunn Construction Make Its Mark on Military Health Care Facilities throughout the Country


2/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Arundo Analytics Launches Industrial Equipment Condition & Performance Monitoring Application


2/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

HLAC Names 3 New Board Members For 2018-2020 Term


2/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

MGM Solutions: 6000 Hours Per Month Wasted on Nurses Finding Lost Equipment


2/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Norovirus outbreak among security staff suspected at Olympic Games


The South Korean military has been deployed to cover

2/12/2018 3:00:00 PM

Hospital toilet flushing can spread pathogens


Study shows particle concentrations before and after the flush were significantly different

2/12/2018 2:00:00 PM

Winter Olympics will have robots to do the cleaning


The robots will assist athletes, clean venues, provide translation and even ski.

2/12/2018 12:00:00 PM

Evacuating a hospital in the middle of a wildfire


ASPR interview examines emergency actions during California disaster

2/12/2018 11:00:00 AM

Case study / Focus: Facility Design

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


Optimizing the chiller plant delivers operational efficiencies and beats expected cost savings

2/12/2018 9:00:00 AM

Fishermen’s Hospital will build new facility


After Hurricane Irma, Baptist Health South Florida had to decide whether to renovate or build a new facility

2/12/2018 8:00:00 AM

Lyte Adds Record Number of New Customers Worldwide in 2017


2/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Parallel Technologies Expands Footprint in Omaha with New Hires


2/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Colliers International Provides Expertise in Meeting Healthcare Industry’s Complex Real Estate Requirements


2/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

LyondellBasell Advances Safety for Patients with New Purell Random Copolymer


2/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Seeq Customers Share Success Stories on Advanced Analytics at ARC Industry Forum in Orlando


2/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Hospitals enforce stricter visitation rules during bad flu season


Flu activity in the U.S. has increased for 10 weeks in a row

2/9/2018 3:00:00 PM

S. Korea prepping for potential disease outbreaks at Olympics


Study shows particle concentrations before and after the flush were significantly different

2/9/2018 2:00:00 PM

How to prepare your facility for a nuclear attack


Current events have brought preparations for a nuclear disaster to the forefront

2/9/2018 12:00:00 PM

Contractor cleared of causing dust contamination at hospital


Hospital had to postpone surgeries due to dust contamination

2/9/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

Hospital flooring options: Creating a safe and durable care setting


With its large surface area and high amounts of foot traffic, a healthcare facility needs the right type of flooring and flooring materials

2/9/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

Healthcare initiative focuses on humanity-centered design


New effort encourages specific behaviors and outcomes, focusing on the needs of multiples rather than individuals, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

2/9/2018 8:00:00 AM

How Post-acute Care Facilities Can Increase Revenue, Improve Outcomes, and Save Money Leveraging Smart Sensors


2/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

AquiSense Provides Progress Report on Water Treatment Project for International Space Station


2/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

Baron Releases Winter Weather eBook


2/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

Disclosure of Lead (Pb) in Drinking Water is Trending in California


2/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

Seeq Releases R19, Gains Recognition by Leading Analyst Firms


2/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

Hospitalizations for flu nearing 10-year high


The overall hospitalization rate was 51.4 per 100,000 population for the week ending Jan. 27

2/8/2018 3:00:00 PM

7,000 Winnipeg healthcare workers merge union chapters


The new collective includes workers at longterm care homes, community clinics, the Health Sciences Centre, and Grace, Concordia and Seven Oaks hospitals

2/8/2018 12:00:00 PM

Hospital cancels surgeries due to dust mess


A layer of dust was reported to be on the floor of operating rooms requiring the area to be deep cleaned

2/8/2018 12:00:00 PM

N.H. healthcare facility boosts security after shooting


The improvements include five additional full-time security positions and bulletproof vests for security officers

2/8/2018 11:00:00 AM

Calif. hospital cafeteria workers and housekeepers strike for better pay and benefits


The workers are employees of Sodexo, which the hospital's operator contracts with at several California healthcare facilities

2/8/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Lighting

Ohio healthcare facility gets lighting upgrade


OhioHealth O'Bleness Hospital switches to LED fixtures as part of conservation efforts

2/8/2018 8:00:00 AM

Prepare Your Business For The Next Era Of Digital Health With Frost & Sullivan’s 2018 Predictions


2/8/2018 12:00:00 AM

New HyLite Multi-Mode Tube Simplifies Installation and Replacements


2/8/2018 12:00:00 AM

Legrand Shares What’s in Store for Commercial & Residential Lighting Controls in 2018


2/8/2018 12:00:00 AM

HydraMaster Introduces New Smartphone/tablet Technical Support App for Truckmounted Equipment


2/8/2018 12:00:00 AM

Marley MD Everestä Counterflow Cooling Tower’s Modular Design Speeds Site Delivery and Installation


2/8/2018 12:00:00 AM

Florida nurse's flu rant goes viral


Nurse: 'There is a cesspool of funky flu at the E.R. right now'

2/7/2018 3:00:00 PM

Blog

Berkshire Hathaway, Amazon, and JP Morgan’s bold initiative


The overall patient handling equipment industry, as claimed by Global Market Insights, Inc., will exceed a valuation of USD 23 billion by 2024

2/7/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Plumbing

Colorado hospital suspends surgeries due to sterilization problems


Process at Aspen Valley Hospital compromised

2/7/2018 12:00:00 PM

Blog

Patient handling equipment market to observe remarkable push over 2017-2024


The overall patient handling equipment industry, as claimed by Global Market Insights, Inc., will exceed a valuation of USD 23 billion by 2024

2/7/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Wood-frame addition sprinklers


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for wood-frame addition sprinklers

2/7/2018 10:00:00 AM

Air source heat pumps gaining ground


Reduced carbon emissions and reduced installed cost are creating a huge demand

2/7/2018 8:00:00 AM

Beckerman and Antenna Close 2017 With Record Growth Share


2/7/2018 12:00:00 AM

Metrus Energy Announces Efficiency Services Agreement with Bristol Hospital


2/7/2018 12:00:00 AM

Hoefer Wysocki Completes Iconic Design of The Olathe Health Physicians Inc. Hedge Lane Clinic


2/7/2018 12:00:00 AM

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Secures College of Medicine with Software House C•CURE 9000


2/7/2018 12:00:00 AM

Medpricer Honors MaineHealth with Award for Establishing Best Practices in Purchased Services Management


2/7/2018 12:00:00 AM

Atlanta hospital opens mobile ER to handle flu overflow


Grady Memorial Hospital ER normally sees 400 patients a day but the number has grown to above 500

2/6/2018 3:00:00 PM

Air filters focused on efficiency


Advances in air filter efficiency and performance standards offer more potential benefits for organizations and occupants.

2/6/2018 2:00:00 PM

Woman missing from Ohio nursing home for 8 hours found dead from cold


Door alarm designed to prevent wandering did not work

2/6/2018 12:00:00 PM

Apple app may mean the end of the healthcare facility fax


With iPhone Health app, patients will soon be able to download and view health records on their phones

2/6/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Facility Design

Researchers develop new method for calculating healthcare spaces


Methodology provides standardization to process

2/6/2018 9:00:00 AM

Healthcare facilities taking extra precautions this flu season


Clinics staff members are cleaning bathrooms with microbacterial disinfectant after each patient

2/6/2018 8:00:00 AM

Sloan Executive Chairman Charles S. Allen Inducted into Chicago Area Plumbing Contractors Association Hall of Fame


2/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Service Targets Pump Efficiency


2/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Midmark Introduces 'The Whole Story' 2018 Power Procedures Chair Promotion


2/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Beckerman Announces Acquisition of Chicago Digital


2/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

SmithGroupJJR hires Joyce Durham as Senior Clinical Advisor


2/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase partnering to lower employee healthcare costs


The partnership will target technology solutions to simplify the healthcare system

2/5/2018 3:00:00 PM

Flu season also taking financial toll on hospitals


Hospital costs are expected to spike because of lower reimbursement rates

2/5/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

$35M expansion at Michigan healthcare facility to include 12 new operating rooms


New space will also be dedicated to facilities to sterilize surgical instruments

2/5/2018 12:00:00 PM

Blog /Focus: Lighting

Tips for an energy-efficient light design


By employing energy-conscious lighting design, facilities can reap significant cost savings and reduce their environmental footprint

2/5/2018 11:00:00 AM

Nursing home fights to keep its license after heat-related hurricane deaths


Officials for the nursing home said facility staff did everything they could

2/5/2018 9:00:00 AM

W.V. healthcare facility providing own security personnel


A staff of 28 security officers is replacing contract service providers

2/5/2018 8:00:00 AM

ChartWise Medical Systems Receives KLAS CDI Software Category Leader Distinction for Third Consecutive Year


2/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Analytics and Population Health-based Solutions Driving Transformation of US Medical Imaging Industry, Finds Frost & Sullivan


2/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Vote now for Your Favorite Design in Deb Group’s Second Annual Happy Hands Contest


2/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Keynote Neri Oxman of Sony Corporation and MIT Media Lab at LIGHTFAIR International 2018


2/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

James C. Wade, MD, joins Vibrent Health as Chief Medical Informatics Officer


2/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Funding worries have CDC cutting back work in many foreign countries


A global initiative to prevent and respond to epidemics may be reduced

2/2/2018 3:00:00 PM

Hospital workers, janitors and fast food workers take over state offices in Detroit


Hospital workers are seen as key to the mobilization

2/2/2018 2:00:00 PM

Defective wiring suspected in South Korea hospital fire


Fire killed dozens and injured more than 150

2/2/2018 12:00:00 PM

Blog / Focus: Plumbing

Restroom design working to keep healthcare facilities healthy


Restrooms in healthcare environments are the perfect storm for the spread of infectious disease

2/2/2018 11:00:00 AM

Nurses union lauds violence reduction plan


Nova Scotia Nurses Union is happy with the progress being made toward reducing violence against healthcare workers

2/2/2018 9:00:00 AM

Former hospital guard charged in patient’s death doesn't see wrongdoing


Prosecutors say guards used excessive force to restrain patient ultimately causing a fatal neck injury

2/2/2018 8:00:00 AM

Allseating Awarded Agreement With Premier


2/2/2018 12:00:00 AM

Teracom announces TCW210-TH Temperature and Humidity Data Loggers


2/2/2018 12:00:00 AM

DSE to Present 'Design is the Secret: Keeping 250,000 Employees Engaged'


2/2/2018 12:00:00 AM

Objective Capital’s David H. Crean Named 2017 Thought Leader of the Year


2/2/2018 12:00:00 AM

Overhead Door Brand Introduces Four Wood Grain Finishes to its Fastest-Growing Aluminum Garage Door Series


2/2/2018 12:00:00 AM

CDC says flu nearing 2009 pandemic levels


The U.S. has experienced elevated flu levels for nine consecutive weeks, as of Jan. 20

2/1/2018 3:00:00 PM

Shooting at St. Louis hospital spurs debate on armed security guards


A patient wielding knives at Barnes-Jewish Hospital was shot to death

2/1/2018 2:00:00 PM

Intermountain Healthcare's non-clinical employees will retain jobs with new company


2,300 of its non-clinical employees will be transitioned in April

2/1/2018 12:00:00 PM

Green cleaning in a senior care setting


Is 'green cleaning' and 'sustainability' the same thing?

2/1/2018 11:00:00 AM

Internet of medical things expected to transform healthcare


The IoMT can help monitor patients,alert caregivers and give healthcare providers data needed to identify issues before they become critical

2/1/2018 9:00:00 AM

How health systems are handling high flu-patient volumes


The CDC on Jan. 19 reported widespread flu activity in every state in the continental U.S.

2/1/2018 8:00:00 AM

Legrand Expands Reach of Better Communities Program: Over $550K in Financial and Product in Donations in 2017


2/1/2018 12:00:00 AM

Risk-based Auditing Software Helps Keep Healthcare Spending Under Control


2/1/2018 12:00:00 AM

Hoefer Wysocki Completes Iconic Design of the Olathe Health Physicians Inc. Hedge Lane Clinic


2/1/2018 12:00:00 AM

Nation’s Leading HIV/AIDS, STD & Hepatitis Organizations Request Funding for CDC to Address Opioid Crisis and Infectious Diseases


2/1/2018 12:00:00 AM

HVAC Module Promotes Heat Load Reduction


2/1/2018 12:00:00 AM



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