This advisory explains an EPA proposal from 2014 that will affect certain hospitals with new or existing coal-, biomass-, and oil-fired boilers. Natural gas... read more
Checklist Provides Evidence-Based Criteria to Help Health Care Facilities Select Furniture The health care community’s increased focus on patient safety and sustainability... read more
In this memo, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) outlines alternate equipment... read more
This ASHE issue brief explains that CMS states that only under certain conditions hospitals may perform maintenance, inspections, and... read more
As health care facilities undergo remodeling projects, the belief--or hope--often exists that current facilities are capable of handling increased electrical loads. But a piecemeal... read more
This CMS memorandum (S&C 14-07-Hospital) supersedes S&C 12-07-Hospital,... read more
This ASHE issue brief explains that CMS has clarified that hospitals may use alternative preventive maintenance schedules for most hospital equipment.