This monograph provides a step-by-step model for building a business case in support of energy resiliency investments in health care facilities. It also includes other best practices and ways to support resiliency.
This monograph covers the mechanics of LED lighting and shows relevant applications in health care facilities. It explains how hospitals can use LEDs to save resources and improve the patient and staff experience.
This monograph defines eight competencies essential to health care facility management, addresses the emerging need for competencies related to real... read more
In the past, with energy costs largely regulated and therefore fixed, hospital engineers simply purchased energy directly from local utilities. Today,... read more
This Inside ASHE article shows how to benchmark operations and maintenance in health care facilities.
This Inside ASHE article explains how a hospital used a unified workflow to create efficiency.
This recorded webinar discusses the latest information about an important Federal Communications Commission decision that will allow unlicensed... read more
This article explains how the ASHE commissioning process can be used to generate positive cash flow.
This Inside ASHE article states that the skills needed by hospital facility managers decades ago are vastly different than those needed by the present day facility professional.
This Inside ASHE article discusses how lessons one hospital learned in Hurricane Floyd helped the facility deal with Superstorm Sandy.
As health care reform continues, facility management professionals must expand their competencies and the breadth of their responsibilities by... read more
When natural disasters challenge the delivery of patient care, the infrastructure of a health care facility becomes more important than... read more
Due to the combination of aging facilities, thin operating margins, and competing needs for capital, many hospitals have obsolete, inefficient, and... read more
Conventional commissioning practices designed to produce high performance health facilities frequently fail to yield their intended results. The... read more
Waste takes on many forms (discrete, synergistic, and systemic) in the project delivery processes that have been instilled in us over the past 100 years.... read more