Inside ASHE Article Archive 2013

Winter 2013: Volume 21, Number 4

Inside ASHE Volume 21, Number 4

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  • Letter from the President
  • What's New: ASHE at a glance
  • Boomtown: The challenge of building hospitals on accelerated schedules
  • Drawing Attention: ASHE’s internship program is creating new interest in the field
  • Career Builder: New college program focuses on health care facility leadership
  • House Call: Texas health care campus brings CHFM training to Galveston
  • Writing a Better Business Plan: Grab the attention of decision makers and present a compelling argument
  • Q&A: A state approach to reducing overlapping and conflicting codes
  • Member Spotlight: York Chan
  • ASHE Members Can Earn CEUs Online at No Cost

Fall 2013: Volume 21, Number 3

Inside ASHE Volume 21, Number 3

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  • Letter from the President
  • What's new: ASHE at a glance
  • ASHE advocacy: Our efforts make a difference for hospitals
  • Advocacy in action: Changing the minimum requirements for OR humidity
  • Compliance tools: OR humidity requirements, temperature, and airflow
  • Reducing medication errors: New FGI requirements on medication safety zones
  • Making work orders work: Using technology to improve customer service and efficiencies in building maintenance
  • Success story: Getting to the ‘heart’ of a medical air backup system
  • Quiet recovery: Using elastomeric foam ductliner in a health care environment
  • Member spotlight: David Howard
  • Hospital guidelines: Weighing the costs and benefits
  • The health care physical environment: Influencing patient satisfaction scores

Summer 2013: Volume 21, Number 2

Inside ASHE Volume 21, Number 2

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  • Letter from the president
  • Commissioning is key: Facility efficiency in a less-than-ideal world
  • No excuses: Some older hospitals win E2C recognition
  • A green solution: Partnering with energy providers on solar power
  • Chilled beams: Can they work in U.S. hospital patient rooms?
  • Your energy efficiency journey: Finding the right road
  • Codes and standards: A word of caution on new facilities vs. existing facilities
  • Planning for strategic energy management: Overcoming real-world barriers to efficiency
  • Energy and the Environment of Care: The importance of focusing on the delivery of value
  • Success Story: Bed repair innovation stacks up
  • What's New: ASHE at a glance
  • Member Spotlight: Dana Swenson

Spring 2013: Volume 21, Number 1

Inside ASHE Volume 21, Number 1

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  • Letter from the president
  • In a state of emergency: Engineering and the hospital disaster plan
  • ASHE offers new education program: Course explains health facility commissioning
  • 2013 Vista Award winners: Showing the value of teamwork
  • Maximizing value: Construction cost management in the new health care economy
  • Complementing infection control efforts: Operation rooms and effective design strategy
  • Suite talk: Is your facility benefiting from suites?
  • Member Spotlight: David Stymiest
  • What's New: ASHE at a glance