Working in Health Care
CERTIFIED HEALTH CARE PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT WORKER EDUCATION & EXAM REVIEW
As a subcontractor or specialty contractor, it’s important to understand the complexities of working in a health care construction environment…
This face-to-face program offers training for subcontractors, specialty contractors and those who are working in the health care environment. Participants will gain knowledge of the unique intricacies of working in a hospital or other health care facility, and can showcase their participation in this program to market their subcontractor or specialty contractor services.
Topics covered in this program include risks to patients during construction; fundamentals of Life Safety and Interim Life Safety Measures (ILSM); infection prevention; equipment and systems unique to health care facilities; and customer and patient expectations.
Provided with this program:
- Course materials that supplement your learning
- Certificate of course completion that can be used to market your knowledge
- Recognition on ashe.org upon course completion
- Specialty contractors
- It is recommended that general contractors and construction project managers take ASHE’s ASHE’s Health Care Construction (HCC): Certificate Workshop® and that at least one person on the job site has the Certified Healthcare Constructor (CHC) Certification It is then recommended that anyone else on the job site should be a Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker.
- Articulate factors that are unique to the construction and renovation of health care facilities and implement best practices based on those factors.
- Implement the precautions required for construction in a health care facility to ensure safe and effective healing environments are maintained during a project.
Half Day Program: 0.4 CEUs (equivalent to 4.0 contact hours)
Full Day Program: 0.7 CEUs (equivalent to 7.0 contact hours)
Hosted by TCHEA
ASHE programs hosted by other organizations. Pricing, registration, and coordination of these events are determined by the organization, not ASHE. Those who register for the following courses will not be able to transfer to another course due to separate registration processes.
This course is also available as a hosted program.