July 2018 Posts About Healthcare Facilities Management



Family billed $800 to use regular ER sink


The eyewash station was too unsanitary and dirty to use

7/31/2018 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Food Service

Hospital cafeterias are offering more choices for quick snacks


Healthcare facilities focusing on healthy options

7/31/2018 2:00:00 PM

Designing a chilled-water system for the future


Planning for changes as the system ages is critical

7/31/2018 12:00:00 PM

Window film installation in hospitals can save lives, conserve energy


Some security window films have the added benefit of conserving energy by controlling the amount of sun that enters the building

7/31/2018 11:00:00 AM

EPA updates disinfectant-testing guidelines


New rules are for products used by hospital environmental services

7/31/2018 9:00:00 AM

FGI adjusts terminology for ’patients of size’


Facility Guidelines Institute cites safety concerns for change in language

7/31/2018 8:00:00 AM

Skender Announces New Advanced Manufacturing Facility for Modular Building, Creates 100 New Jobs on Chicago’s Southwest Side


7/31/2018 12:00:00 AM

Ecore Commercial Launches Cosmos Rx


7/31/2018 12:00:00 AM

Southco’s New Sealed Electronic Actuator Simplifies Upgrade from Mechanical Actuation


7/31/2018 12:00:00 AM

UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland Outpatient Center, designed by HDR and Taylor Design, Opens to Patients


7/31/2018 12:00:00 AM

Baron Appoints Jack Hayes to Aid in Global Business Development Efforts


7/31/2018 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

Balancing safety, peace with ferromagnetic security screening


Workplace violence is prevalent in mental health

7/30/2018 3:00:00 PM

Making the most out of healthcare IT in an ambulatory care setting


The ambulatory environment presents unique challenges for many internal healthcare IT organizations

7/30/2018 2:00:00 PM

Getting paid to cut power use


Utilities will pay facilities to use less energy

7/30/2018 12:00:00 PM

South Bronx hospital installs anti-microbial cooling towers technology to fight Legionnaires


Deadly bacteria can proliferates in water systems like cooling towers

7/30/2018 11:00:00 AM

Crown Castle Announces Multimillion Dollar Enhancement to its Los Angeles area Fiber Network


7/30/2018 9:15:00 AM

Dust protection for healthcare facility construction


The CDC requires an Infection Control Risk Assessment before any construction, renovation or repair project

7/30/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

Security reviewed after clinic shooting


Man fatally shot in Cape Town healthcare facility

7/30/2018 8:00:00 AM

Wilsonart to Acquire Laminate Works Dallas


7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM

Airbus and International SOS Sign MOU on Drone Cargo Delivery Systems


7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM

Tolco Corporation Receives Network Services Recognition


7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM

Cintas Fact Check: Restroom Hand Dryers Are Not Best Practice


7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM

Crown Castle Announces Multimillion Dollar Enhancement to its Los Angeles area Fiber Network


7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM

Hospital use wanes as healthcare moves to cheaper settings


The trend underscores a shift across the healthcare industry

7/27/2018 3:00:00 PM

Blog

Protecting cities from Legionnaires Disease


South Bronx hospital adopts new anti-microbial cooling tower technology to stave off Legionnaires Disease and other biological health threats.

7/27/2018 2:00:00 PM

Case study

Flooring adds to welcoming atmosphere at healthcare facility for homeless


The complexities of medical center waste create issues for facility managers

7/27/2018 12:00:00 PM

Blog

Fluorescent lamp recycling at medical centers


The complexities of medical center waste create issues for facility managers

7/27/2018 11:00:00 AM

Florida children's hospital named 'Most Beautiful'


Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida was recently recognized for its design

7/27/2018 9:00:00 AM

Seeq Secures $23 Million Series B to Fuel IIoT Advanced Analytics Growth Strategy


7/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Fellow Health Partners Announces the 'Knowledge College'


7/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Legrand Launches Code Compliant Wattstopper 0-10V Decorative Dimmer


7/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Viega Partners with Thomas Publishing Company to Add to On-Demand BIM Library


7/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Kirsten Waltz to Lead SmithGroup Boston, MA Health Studio


7/27/2018 12:00:00 AM

Ebola outbreak in DRC ends


WHO calls for international efforts to stop other outbreaks

7/26/2018 3:00:00 PM

Legionnaires' outbreak at Minn. senior healthcare facility sickens two


Health officials seeking source of infection

7/26/2018 2:00:00 PM

Technology's role in healthcare design, operations growing


A master plan that evolves with technology master plan is crucial

7/26/2018 12:00:00 PM

Golfer, Florida university advocates for mobile pediatric hospitals


Partnership is working to raise awareness of the need for mobile pediatric hospitals after natural disasters

7/26/2018 11:00:00 AM

Blog / Focus: Cybersecurity

Fixing IoT — How to stop poking giant holes in our defenses


Healthcare only industry in which internal actors are the biggest threat to an organization

7/26/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Report says healthcare's biggest security threats come from inside


Healthcare only industry in which internal actors are the biggest threat to an organization

7/26/2018 8:00:00 AM

Simplex ES Net IP-Based Life Safety Network Adds Speed and Resilience to Fire Detection and Life Safety Systems


7/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

Garland Named in Top 10 Northeast Ohio Workplaces


7/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

Larson Electronics LLC Releases No Drill Magnetic Mounting Plate for 1994-2001 Dodge Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500


7/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

JLL Appoints Industry Veteran Richard Taylor to Lead Healthcare Solutions Group


7/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

Sloan Launches Pressure-Assisted Toilets


7/26/2018 12:00:00 AM

U.S. News changing methodology for Best Hospitals ranking


Analyses includes Medicare claims containing ICD-10 codes

7/25/2018 3:00:00 PM

Blog

Three ways waiting room design can transform the patient experience


Facility professionals today can focus on some key areas to improve the waiting room for patients and their families, and in turn help transform the overall patient experience.

7/25/2018 2:00:00 PM

Clean, safe linens crucial for healthcare facilities


Healthcare facilities use accredited services to provide clean linen

7/25/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Hole in the wall


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for a hole in the wall

7/25/2018 10:00:00 AM

Portable cooling can be crucial in emergency situations


Providing cooling for a facility — whether in an emergency or for a special event — means managers must do their homework

7/25/2018 9:00:00 AM

Blog

USP overhauls nonsterile compounding rules


What healthcare and pharmacy executives need to know — and do — before July 31, 2018

7/25/2018 8:00:00 AM

Electronics LLC Releases Vehicle Mounted Hydraulic Mast


7/25/2018 12:00:00 AM

Construction tech is the new investment darling for VC funds


7/25/2018 12:00:00 AM

Dude Solutions Introduces Compliance Solution for Healthcare


7/25/2018 12:00:00 AM

Nichiha Introduces Miraia High-Gloss Fiber Cement Cladding


7/25/2018 12:00:00 AM

ONVIF Announces Winners from Open Source Spotlight Challenge


7/25/2018 12:00:00 AM

Patients at more risk for C. diff at moderately full healthcare facilities


Study recommends reviewing protocols that might change based on occupancy

7/24/2018 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Hospital lockdowns can leave patients isolated


Security precautions can affect uninvolved patients, visitors

7/24/2018 2:00:00 PM

California hospital installs solar-storage microgrid system


Renewable energy microgrids can reduce hospitals’ energy bills by as much as 50 percent

7/24/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Food Service

Hospitals using 'smart' technology to improve treatment, finances


Ohio's Wexner Medical Center using the latest technology to boost efficiency

7/24/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Food Service

Woman who gave birth in Japan photographs hospital meals


Meals look more than restaurant-worthy

7/24/2018 9:00:00 AM

Case study

Ergonomic flooring installation ideal remedy for UW Health new neuro intensive care unit


Health system addresses noise, fall risk with upgrade

7/24/2018 8:00:00 AM

C. Carson Shearon, International Leader in Healthcare Planning and Design, Joins Perkins Eastman


7/24/2018 12:00:00 AM

Cleveland Clinic Opens the Coral Springs Family Health Center


7/24/2018 12:00:00 AM

Nlyte Software Releases 1st Cognitive DCIM Solution Powered by IBM’s Watson IoT


7/24/2018 12:00:00 AM

Legrand North and Central Honored with 2018 Best of Green Schools Award


7/24/2018 12:00:00 AM

Larson Electronics LLC Releases Superior Portable Lighting Iron X Quick Change (QC) Series


7/24/2018 12:00:00 AM

N.D. hospital treats tornado victims days after opening


Watford City's new healthcare facility opened its doors nine days before EF 2 tornado hit

7/23/2018 3:00:00 PM

27 Hawaii hospitals join for disaster drill


Hospitals from six islands simulate response to disaster

7/23/2018 2:00:00 PM

Smart purchasing to improve air quality


Being aware of non-PVC options should be a priority for planners and purchasers as they design and gather equipment and supplies for projects

7/23/2018 12:00:00 PM

Hurricane spurs ED re-do at Houston hospital


During the storm, the department got used to having smaller space

7/23/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

Four ways to protect healthcare organizations and staff against workplace violence


Healthcare organizations need to create a culture that focuses on the healing environment

7/23/2018 9:15:00 AM

Focus: Security

Mass notification is only one part of emergency communications


System must be integrated with other technologies to form a holistic emergency communications plan

7/23/2018 8:00:00 AM

Larson Electronics LLC Releases 2 KVA Voltage Converter Transformer


7/23/2018 12:00:00 AM

Deb Group Launches New Customizable Dispenser Design Website


7/23/2018 12:00:00 AM

Amazon’s dive into healthcare could benefit patients requiring frequent medical products, says GlobalData


7/23/2018 12:00:00 AM

Siemens Improves Signature Healthcare Operations with Multi-Facility Energy Savings Plan


7/23/2018 12:00:00 AM

Glass Walls Target Privacy and Aesthetics


7/23/2018 12:00:00 AM

How a facility's exterior affects HVAC energy efficiency


Roofs, walls, windows can be designed to reduce demand on HVAC.

7/20/2018 3:00:00 PM

Design trends transform behavioral healthcare


Circadian lighting, calming materials are used to improve patient experience

7/20/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Report finds Washington hospital put patients, staff at risk


Recent federal inspection supports claims that staff members were punished for speaking out

7/20/2018 12:00:00 PM

Healthcare executives prioritizing sustainable cost control


Survey says cost and consumerism top list of concerns

7/20/2018 11:00:00 AM

Mississippi hospital transitions from historic to modern


Baptist Memorial Hospital – North Mississippi features ribbon windows with metallic finishes married with the traditional colors of brick and stone, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/20/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Food Service

Rise in dementia leads to new food service options


Program addresses residents' potential malnutrition issues

7/20/2018 8:00:00 AM

Medpricer Identifies Three Healthcare Sourcing Best Practices to Support Supply Chain Success


7/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

The Launch of the Safety Toolbox


7/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

Citius Announces Key Addition to its Scientific Advisory Board


7/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

Universal Invites Fixture Designers to ‘Customize Away’ with New Expanded Web Resource


7/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

Larson Electronics LLC Releases LED Flood Light Package for John Deere 700H Bulldozers


7/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

Queens hospital armed security guards first in NYC


Last year’s fatal shooting at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center accelerated program

7/19/2018 3:00:00 PM

Hospital fire makes list of heartbreaking moments in Illinois history


Fire at old St. Anthony Hospital in Effingham was judged the 8th most heartbreaking moment

7/19/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Hospital ER nurses wearing security alarms


Assaults against emergency department staff at Middlemore Hospital have increased

7/19/2018 12:00:00 PM

Patient experience informing hospital design trends


Features like motorized shades and acoustic panels cater to patient comfort

7/19/2018 11:00:00 AM

Blog

Overcoming challenges with strategy and scope in healthcare


Near-term planning and successful strategy deployment with measurable goals are key to survival in today’s healthcare landscape

7/19/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Tips for buying AI-based cybersecurity tools


AI can help mitigate cybersecurity risks by automating tasks and expertise

7/19/2018 8:00:00 AM

Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care announces winners of 2017 Ontario Green Health Care Awards


7/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

Larson Electronics LLC Releases Vapor Proof LED String Light


7/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

Energybank launches direct solar-powered LED


7/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

Odor-Blocking Solution Targets Facility Cleanliness


7/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

Partnership Aims To Improve K-12 Security


7/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Contiguous facilities used by inpatients


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for contiguous facilities used by inpatients

7/18/2018 3:00:00 PM

Hospital buildings still operating despite safety warnings


South Auckland health officials were warned 18 years ago that buildings were earthquake-prone

7/18/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Healthcare innovations need cybersecurity support


The Department of Health and Human Services is exploring how to spur innovation and investment in the healthcare sector

7/18/2018 12:00:00 PM

Brooklyn gets $210 million to renovate overcrowded hospitals


Crown Heights, Bed-Stuy, Flatbush and East New York get new facilities and equipment

7/18/2018 11:00:00 AM

Kuwait building billion-dollar Jahra Medical City


The $1.2 billion project features a 1,230-bed hospital

7/18/2018 9:00:00 AM

Brooklyn Health Center designed to be service-oriented


Trades Council facility design supports care that mirrors commercial healthcare facilities, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/18/2018 8:00:00 AM

LED Addresses Short Lamp Life


7/18/2018 12:00:00 AM

Poll: Operators Mis-Fueled Outdoor Power Equipment


7/18/2018 12:00:00 AM

LIGHTFAIR International 2019 Call for Speakers: Global Invitation to Experts in Diverse Disciplines


7/18/2018 12:00:00 AM

Negative Online Restroom Reviews Would Prevent Majority of Americans from Visiting a Hotel or Restaurant


7/18/2018 12:00:00 AM

Johnson Controls Provides Cloud Deployment and Enhanced Security for C•CURE 9000 v2.70 SP1


7/18/2018 12:00:00 AM

Healthcare facilities investing in infrastructure


Northwest Medical Center in Margate, Fla., plans a $650-million expansion

7/17/2018 3:00:00 PM

Blog

Be smart about the surfaces in healthcare


Smooth surfaces restrict cracks and crevices and help prevent the spread of harmful bacteria through cross contamination

7/17/2018 2:00:00 PM

Inova Health System following trend to inpatient behavioral health


Inova Fairfax Hospital to open new inpatient behavioral health unit

7/17/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Tackling healthcare cybersecurity challenges


Many chief information security officers aren’t even close to having the tools they need to deal with cyberattacks

7/17/2018 11:00:00 AM

Designing to bring primary, behavioral care together


Healthcare organizations around the country are beginning to integrate behavioral health and primary care services in a single setting, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/17/2018 9:00:00 AM

Blog / Focus: Food Service

Hospital patients require better food service and it's improving bottom lines


Factors such as a general uptick in health conscious consumers have put food service on the front burner

7/17/2018 8:00:00 AM

BIOS Lighting Expands San Diego Team with Three Executive Hires


7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM

Primer/ SealerDesigned for Indoor and Outdoor Use


7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM

Multi-Tankless Water Heater Improves Versatility


7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM

Healthcare Surfaces Summit To Welcome Keynote Speaker EPA’s Dr. Stephen Tomasino


7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM

Russelectric Attends ASHE Annual Conference


7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM

Johns Hopkins evacuated due to possible TB exposure


A small amount of the tuberculosis bacteria may have been released while being transported

7/16/2018 3:00:00 PM

Chattanooga hospital brings playground inside


Erlanger Children's Hospital Outpatient Center installs trucks for children to explore

7/16/2018 2:00:00 PM

Energy upgrades could save NHS 260m pounds annually


New research says the NHS trusts spend around £500 million a year on energy

7/16/2018 12:00:00 PM

Blackout interrupts surgery at the women’s and children’s hospital


Non-urgent ambulance arrivals were diverted to two other facilities and 13 elective surgeries were postponed

7/16/2018 11:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Boosting healthcare facilities' cybersecurity


Cybersecurity spending increased by nearly $74 billion in 2016

7/16/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Report finds healthcare lagging in cybersecurity protocols


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

7/16/2018 8:00:00 AM

Allseating Receives Supplier Horizon Award from Premier Inc.


7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM

New Smart Card Reader from Johnson Controls Provides Economical Solution for High Assurance Applications


7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM

LifeCare Partners with JLL to Manage Operations Across 19 Hospitals


7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM

SmartBuy|TK Helps Linen and Laundry Companies Expand Direct Sales


7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM

Partnership Addresses Lighting Controls and Energy Efficiency


7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM

Restraining order issued in Texas hospital explosion


Attorneys say order needed to preserve evidence

7/13/2018 3:00:00 PM

Environmental decontamination key to infection control


Surfaces that are clean and adequately disinfected are also a legal requirement

7/13/2018 2:00:00 PM

Flooring can solve acoustic challenges in senior living


Patients being pushed on wheelchairs, linen and food carts and refuse containers can create noise pollution

7/13/2018 12:00:00 PM

Building multistory senior housing


Going with a high-rise for John Knox Village, in Pompano Beach, Fla., solved the housing need and provided first-floor amenity space, according to in article on the Environments for Aging website

7/13/2018 10:15:00 AM

New energy facility at London hospital expected to save 6,000 tons of carbon a year


The project is also guaranteed to save the hospital £1m per year in energy bills

7/13/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

Designing healthcare facilities to curb violence


If nothing else, EDs should be designed in such a way that security staff can cordon off the entrance and access to the rest of the facility

7/13/2018 8:00:00 AM

Seal Off Stubborn Stains With Sherwin-Williams New Extreme Block Stain Blocking Primer/Sealer


7/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Elan Lighting, Inc. to Represent Universal Lighting Technologies


7/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

CME Corp Names Director of Kaiser Sales


7/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Tryko Partners/Marquis Health Services Expands Skilled Nursing Presence in Baltimore Region with Two Facility Acquisitions


7/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Lorin Announces Superior Physical Characteristics in Coil Anodized Aluminum Products


7/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Gatesville hospital reopens after explosion


Texas Fire Marshals finish on-site forensic examination of the Coryell Memorial Hospital

7/12/2018 3:00:00 PM

Blog

The key to healthcare emergency management: Facility managers


The emergency manager’s ability to leverage facility management knowledge and expertise determines success or failure in an emergency response.

7/12/2018 2:00:00 PM

Research, evidence key to building safer, more welcoming hospitals


A recent study of the design of operating rooms reveals how research-informed design can improve safety and performance

7/12/2018 12:00:00 PM

Blog

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

7/12/2018 11:00:00 AM

Pre-op and post-op design can affect care


Research offers insight into how these environments can either support or hinder nursing work and care team interactions, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/12/2018 9:00:00 AM

Calif. healthcare district eying new uses for old hospital building


The Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District is looking into new uses for the current hospital building once a new hospital opens.

7/12/2018 8:00:00 AM

Larson Electronics Releases 25’ LED Light Tower with 20kW Diesel Generato


7/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Deb Group Receives Two Navigator Awards from SMA (Strategic Market Alliance Group)


7/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Legrand Shading Systems Team Shares Best Practices for Automated Shading Systems


7/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Tectum Structural Acoustical Roof Decks from Armstrong Building Solutions Offer Excellent Acoustics, Versatility, and Sustainability


7/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

National Office Furniture Launches Home-ing From Work CEU Addressing the Respitality Movement


7/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Prevention is better than cure when dealing with cyber threats


Cybersecurity designed for corporate environments don't address the requirements of the healthcare industry

7/11/2018 3:00:00 PM

Ambulatory care exam room design can support better outcomes


Exam room layouts have evolved into strategic components of the delivery of care, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website.

7/11/2018 2:00:00 PM

Designs for senior and assisted living facilities evolving


Population growth has led to facility improvements

7/11/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Alcohol disinfectant wipes


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for alcohol disinfectant wipes

7/11/2018 10:00:00 AM

Damage-free sign labels for hospitals and research labs can support safety efforts


Customizable sign labels for interim life safety measures – can be removed cleanly from most surfaces, reducing repair and repainting

7/11/2018 9:00:00 AM

Building envelope considerations for sustainable healthcare


Using smart glass can reduce glare, solar heat gain and nocturnal light trespass

7/11/2018 8:00:00 AM

Larson Electronics Releases Portable 24-Watt Dual LED Work Light with Adjustable Tripod Mount


7/11/2018 12:00:00 AM

Guerbet Announces Appointment of Richard Hines as Head of Sales for New North American Interventional Imaging Division


7/11/2018 12:00:00 AM

Former Four Seasons Executive Sous Chef Leads Hospitality Team at HarborChase Senior Residences


7/11/2018 12:00:00 AM

LED Fixture and Aesthetics


7/11/2018 12:00:00 AM

E4H Begins $12.5M Renovation of Newport (RI) Hospital Emergency Department


7/11/2018 12:00:00 AM

Fla. senior care facilities working to comply with new generator law


New state law requires nursing homes and assisted living facilities to have generators that can power air conditioning systems

7/10/2018 3:00:00 PM

Addressing energy waste in the HVAC system


Smart building controls enable managers and technicians to uncover and address energy waste

7/10/2018 2:00:00 PM

Blog / Focus: Cyber Security

Eight cybersecurity tools your healthcare facility needs today


Many companies are simply not investing enough in IT security, despite the obvious threats

7/10/2018 12:00:00 PM

Energy innovative supports sustainable healthcare design


The focus on energy efficiency has created shift in how healthcare buildings are designed, built and operated

7/10/2018 11:00:00 AM

N.Y. vocational rehab center designed to provide a safe and secure environment


Visions Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired's residential rehabilitation center balances real-world and adapted elements, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/10/2018 9:00:00 AM

Interior strategies for sustainable healthcare facilities


Facility managers should consider toxicity of materials and cleaning agents in interiors product selection

7/10/2018 8:00:00 AM

ePIPE Awarded Canadian Patent: Methods and Systems for Coating and Sealing Piping Systems


7/10/2018 12:00:00 AM

Larson Electronics LLC Releases 150 Watt LED Flood Light to Replace 400 Watt Metal Halide Fixtures


7/10/2018 12:00:00 AM

Vitas Healthcare Breaks Ground on Second Inpatient Hospice Unit in Dallas, Texas


7/10/2018 12:00:00 AM

Smart Care Equipment Solutions Makes Second Acquisition


7/10/2018 12:00:00 AM

Ohio healthcare facility announces five-year sustainability plan


The plan has a range of social, environmental and economic goals divided into eight categories

7/9/2018 3:00:00 PM

Bosnian hospital awarded grant for energy efficiency


The Zenica Cantonal Hospital is the second largest polluter in the city after the local steelworks

7/9/2018 2:00:00 PM

New enMotion Flex Paper Towel System Enhances Washroom Experience for Custodial Staff and Customers


7/9/2018 1:15:00 PM

Focusing on health and wellness in sustainable healthcare facilities


Nutritional foods and nurturing outdoor spaces are important features in sustainable healthcare design and operation

7/9/2018 12:00:00 PM

Case study

Design of Vero Beach's Scully-Welsh Cancer Center focuses on area's natural beauty


Facility’s aesthetic needed to focus on what brought patients to the area in the first place – the natural beauty.

7/9/2018 11:15:00 AM

Eliminating ligature risks in healthcare settings


Patient suicide ranks among the top three sentinel events, according to The Joint Commission

7/9/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Food Service

Health system moves food service beyond tray line


Diet clerks virtually track nutritionals as the patients place their order, guiding them through their options

7/9/2018 8:00:00 AM

Summit Orthopedics Eagan Clinic & Outpatient Surgery Center installs Tensiline cable railings


7/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

E4H Begins $12.5M Renovation of Newport Hospital Emergency Department


7/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

New ALM Board Announced


7/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

New enMotion Flex Paper Towel System Enhances Washroom Experience for Custodial Staff and Customers


7/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Cancer center to pay $4.3m for three data breaches


Breaches blamed on stolen laptop, thumb drives

7/6/2018 3:00:00 PM

Focus: Facility Design

Mass. hospice designed to be uplifting


Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln, Mass., is a functional and uplifting environment for the staff, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website

7/6/2018 2:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Survey suggests security cameras do make campuses safer


The majority of hospital, K-12 and higher ed campuses have security cameras

7/6/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Food Service

Safety alert after NHS patients choke on hash browns and peas


Patients allegedly given foods like hash browns and peas when they should have been on a special diet

7/6/2018 11:00:00 AM

Case study

Assisted living facility installs water-, cost-saving toilets


San Francisco-based facility was experiencing complaints from both tenants and maintenance staff alike regarding clogged toilets throughout the facility

7/6/2018 9:00:00 AM

Blog / Focus Cybersecurity

Eight cybersecurity tools your healthcare facility needs today


Many companies are simply not investing enough in IT security, despite the obvious threats

7/6/2018 8:00:00 AM

Pall QPoint Water Filter Capsules Receive US Food & Drug Administration 510(k) Clearance


7/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Orion Lighting Regains Compliance with Nasdaq Minimum Bid Price Rule


7/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Medpricer Launches New Website to Emphasize its Spend Management Life Cycle Capabilities


7/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Marquis Health Services’ Coral Harbor Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center Completes Renovation


7/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Cushman & Wakefield Names Shane Funston as Senior Director


7/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Trump rule could stop public reporting of hospital infections


Under the new rule, the CMS Hospital Compare website won't show the infections or safety measures

7/5/2018 3:00:00 PM

Seven hospital projects valued at $300 million + kick off summer


Six of the seven are in the planning stages

7/5/2018 2:00:00 PM

Hospital explosion linked to bled gas lines


Gas lines in the boiler room may have been bled

7/5/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Fire-Life Safety / Column

Regulations, Codes & Standards Q&A: Delayed egress locks


Brad Keyes discusses regulations for delayed egress locks

7/5/2018 10:00:00 AM

Fighting environmental infection in long-term care facilities


Thorough facility-wide cleaning and disinfection is often the first line of defense

7/5/2018 8:00:00 AM

American Time Announces Tenth Annual Scholarship Winner


7/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

BAS Aims for Increased Simplicity


7/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Drain Cleaner Can Boost Productivity


7/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Rubberized Roofing Cement and Versatility


7/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Cooler Targets Harsh Jobsite Conditions


7/5/2018 12:00:00 AM

Focus: Security

Philadelphia hospital creates police drop-off lane for gunshot victims


Philadelphia is one of the few cities where police take stabbing and shooting victims to hospitals

7/3/2018 3:00:00 PM

Blog / Regulations, Codes & Standards

Tips for healthcare facility managers to stay in compliance with NFPA


A majority of the updates are related to inspections, paperwork regulations and training

7/3/2018 2:00:00 PM

Va. hospital redesigned behavioral health center using patient input


Children's Hospital of Richmond brought in patients and families to help with design process

7/3/2018 12:00:00 PM

Blog

How to design hospitals for the millennial generation


Millennials are looking for technology and availability

7/3/2018 11:00:00 AM

Check out this special supplement to Healthcare Facilities Today


Supplement includes stories on energy efficiency, lighting and infection control

7/3/2018 9:00:00 AM

As hospitalizations drops, Delaware health system Beebe cancels tower project


Officials say this is a sign of a changing ideology in healthcare

7/3/2018 8:00:00 AM

Now is the Time to Nominate Terrific Toilets for Cintas’s Annual America’s Best Restroom Contest


7/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

Larson Electronics Releases 100 Foot 20 Amp Explosion Proof Cord Reel for Hazardous Locations


7/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

Company Purchase Aims to Improve Heat Exchanger Performance


7/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

HVAC Hardware Offers Improved Controls


7/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

Door Hardware Targets Security, Aesthetics


7/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

C. diff. cases fall 36 percent in Canada's hospitals


Improvements in infection-control measures, such as frequent hand-washing and more frequent, intense cleaning of hospital facilities in the last decade may have contributed

7/2/2018 3:00:00 PM

Expansive 'health city' planned for Brisbane


Health-focused district is planned around the site of Mater Private Hospital Springfield

7/2/2018 2:00:00 PM

Hand-washing monitor can help reduce hospital infections


Healthcare workers wear a badge that shows different lights that can let them know if their hands are properly sanitized

7/2/2018 12:00:00 PM

Focus: Security

Officers cleared in California hospital shooting


Officers fired six rounds at a man who shot through a glass door with a rifle and entered the hospital

7/2/2018 11:00:00 AM

Is liquid soap safer than a bar?


The answer is no, according to a Q&A on The New York Times website

7/2/2018 9:00:00 AM

Focus: Cybersecurity

Tips for hiring healthcare cybersecurity pros


Cybersecurity requires people from all backgrounds and majors

7/2/2018 8:00:00 AM

60-Acre Wellness Village Being Planned For Texas


7/2/2018 12:00:00 AM

Spellman Brady & Company Expands Team


7/2/2018 12:00:00 AM

Flatwater Solutions Wins $20 Million Indian Health Services Contract


7/2/2018 12:00:00 AM

Deb Group Wins DPA Buying Group Supplier of the Year Award


7/2/2018 12:00:00 AM

Legrand North and Central America Recognized by U.S. Department of Energy for Energy Intensity Reduction Achievement posts/press releases x


7/2/2018 12:00:00 AM



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