Tag: Healthcare

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Facility Planning To Support Humanism In Healthcare

How emerging technologies, such as badges, tags, and sensors, and purposeful facility planning can support humanism in healthcare.
Healthcare Workplace Safety

Medical Waste Management Is Critical To Patient Care

New healthcare workplace safety report raises concern over proper medical waste management and safety within healthcare organizations.

Listen Now: Cleaning In Healthcare And Hospitality

Michael Patterson, Executive Director of IEHA, discusses cleaning challenges healthcare and hospitality facility managers have to cope with.
RTLS

Real-Time Location Systems In Healthcare Facilities

Real-time location systems can humanize the experience in healthcare facilities and 
senior living communities.
Artificial Intelligence Workplace

25% Of Workers Worried AI Will Replace Them Within A Year

Artificial Intelligence and automation are transforming the workplace: 20% of work has already been automated, AI has potential to automate 40% more, finds Valoir study.

Candida Auris: The Fungus Threatening Healthcare Facilities

Last week, the CDC announced that cases of this fungal infection are growing significantly, especially in long-term healthcare facilities.
healthcare CMMS

How A CMMS Creates Efficiencies During Labor Shortages

Healthcare is still adjusting after the pandemic, and finding solutions to staffing shortages, but healthcare CMMS can help.
February 2023 Issue

Facility Executive: February 2023 Issue

The February 2023 issue focuses on the future of facilities, preventing cyber threats, optimizing office space, pest control, and more.
hybrid government workers

Massachusetts Government Workers Adopt Hybrid Work Model

With almost half of Massachusetts' government employees working in a hybrid or remote environment, Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito discusses the future of hybrid work.
artificial intelligence (AI)

How Does AI Impact Workplace Productivity?

While consumers continue to be wary of the impact artificial intelligence will have on job security, they also recognize how AI can benefit workers, according to a Blumberg Capital survey.
safety medical facilities

Americans Concerned For Loved Ones’ Safety In Medical Facilities

With workplace violence incidents in healthcare on the rise, a new GHX survey reveals that 88% of Americans believe hospitals and medical facilities should feel as safe as airports.
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Seal Shield Introduces Waterproof, Fully Sealed Silicone Keyboards

Study finds 96 percent of keyboards are contaminated with bacteria: Seal Shield's Seal Silk Glow and Seal Silk Mini keyboards are waterproof, submersible, washable, bleach safe.
STARC FireblockWall Fire-rated Temporary Wall

STARC Fire-rated Temporary Wall Approved by Two Safety Organizations

FireblockWall™ is the first modular, reusable, fire-rated temporary wall and containment system to manage safety in healthcare environments.
Temporary Containment

STARC Launches Temporary Containment System

FireblockWall is one-hour fire-rated, modular, reusable, and noise-blocking temporary containment system for healthcare settings.
Return To The Workplace

Did You Miss Our “Healthcare Best Practices For A Safe Return To The Workplace”...

View this free video webinar and learn the policies and procedures various companies have used since the start of the pandemic to keep their employees safe.
cardiac arrest

Decreased Bystander Willingness To Perform CPR

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, lay-administered CPR has suffered greatly due to fears of infection. Business facilities, by virtue of their high human occupancy and traffic, have a responsibility to institute relevant changes to empower employees to perform CPR safely.
Workforce Management

Are Your Workplace And Workforce Management Best Practices Ready For A Post-Pandemic World?

Establishing an updated set of workplace and workforce management best practices that better reflects the profound changes in the way we work will be essential as we roll into 2021.
UV-C light

IES, IUVA Developing UV-C Disinfection Standards

Illuminating Engineering Society and International Ultraviolet Association are collaborating on ANSI standards for measuring ultraviolet C-band sources used for disinfection.
OSHA

FDA Revises Rules Regarding Decontamination, Reuse Of Respirators

Based on an increased understanding of the performance and design of certain respirators, the FDA has decided that they should not be decontaminated for reuse by healthcare personnel.
Healthy Buildings Program

Carrier Launches Healthy Buildings Program

The expanded suite of advanced solutions delivers healthy, safe, efficient and productive indoor environments for commercial, healthcare, education, and retail facilities.
Workforce Shortages Webinar

Worried About Workforce Shortages? Effective Strategies To Stay Ahead

During this free webinar, you'll learn the top 5 strategies that facility maintenance pros are implementing to overcome workforce shortages.
Webinar, Facility Capital Improvements

View This Free Video Webinar: Maximizing Value For Facility Master Planning

A panel of Facility Management leaders discuss long-term planning challenges and answer questions about maximizing the value of conducting a Facility Condition Assessments (FCA).

[VIDEO] Collect Asset Data at the Speed of Walking a Building

AI powered data collection with AkitaBox Capture. Take a picture of the asset nameplate, touch the floor plan to locate the asset and move to the next asset. Save up to 90% of your time in the field with AkitaBox Capture AI.