This Annual Conference session recording covers the 2008 edition of ASHRAE 170 and addenda as referenced by the 2012 edition of NFPA 99. With CMS adopting ASHRAE 170 as a Condition of Participation, it is critical to understand this standard.
This Inside ASHE article describes how to use engineering and equipment planning to create successful operating room spaces.
This Inside ASHE article details ways to ensure that sterile processing departments are working properly and gives information on SPD flow.
This Excel tool provides a checklist for environmental tours, including items related to fire safety, safety management, utilities, infection control, hazardous material, security, medical equipment, emergency management, and staff knowledge.
This downloadable inspection log can help your facility maintain battery powered lights for use in emergencies.
This Inside ASHE article discusses how smaller facilities, including clinics and satellite offices, can manage energy.
This article explains how measurement and verification programs help inform facility management decisions and the commissioning process.