This website provides articles, monographs, and tools to help members understand the new Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Conditions of Participation now that CMS has adopted the 2012 edition of NFPA 101: Life Safety Code.
This excerpt from the Mechanical Systems Handbook for Health Care Facilities explains room pressurization, including which rooms should be positively or negatively pressurized with respect to surrounding areas.
NFPA 99 is one of the principal performance standards on electrical safety for health care facilities. However, a proposed change regarding what areas should be considered... read more
Infection preventionists play an increasingly important role in preventing health care-associated infection in the physical environment associated with... read more
This Inside ASHE article gives the steps needed to create a career plan and advance in your career.
This Inside ASHE article explains how hospitals can use the Sustainability Roadmap to move toward sustainability and includes a sample performance improvement measure with... read more
This Inside ASHE article instructs readers on how to create a business plan and gives tips on how to make the business plan compelling and attention grabbing.