A common finding during Joint Commission surveys is failure to properly test and document fire alarm and suppression systems.
In less than two years, one North Carolina hospital cut energy use by 26 percent—and went from having one of the lowest Energy Star scores to being nationally recognized for efficiency efforts.
As the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) considers the adoption of the 2012 edition of NFPA 101.
ASHE is accepting applications for a variety of awards and recognition. The deadline is March 1.
Leaders of ASHE affiliated chapters should submit their applications for Levels of Affiliation Awards by March 1.
The Energy to Care award application deadline has been extended to April 1.
Hospitals are increasingly focusing on creating designs that will help improve the patient experience.