Changes to two major codes affecting health care–NFPA 101 and NFPA 99–will be discussed and voted on at the 2017 NFPA technical meeting in June.
NFPA 101A methodology provides alternative compliance solutions for health care facilities, which can save costs and time under certain conditions.
ASHE has created a new crosswalk that compares K-Tags with Joint Commission, NFPA, and International Code Council requirements. ASHE members can download this members-only document for free online.
The new Conditions of Participation from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) include a requirement that has spurred questions.
ASHE has developed several resources to help facility professionals explain survey scoring changes to hospital leaders.
ASHE has been named a 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year for its efforts to help health care facilities become more energy efficient.
ASHE issued an advocacy alert to members this week on ways to explain recent scoring changes to health care executives.