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Apr 1, 2020
Speaker: Dennis Ford Texas Children's Hospital created a pressure dependent spaces program that includes adoption of a national standard, a comprehensive master list of pressure dependent spaces, a plan to monitor these spaces, policies to manage repurposing of these spaces, and training of staff.  
Apr 1, 2020
Speakers: Bob Bedard, Gordon Burrill, Eileen Clarkson Health care facilities-acquired infections (HAIs) have become a key focus for many health care organizations and regulatory authorities. Often, HAIs are caused by pathogens deposited during construction that occurred years or even decades ago and are raised during renovation and maintenance activities. Implementing innovative construction techniques during new construction can significantly reduce and potentially eliminate these legacy HAIs.  
Apr 1, 2020
Speakers: Tim Peglow, Pamela Redden, Richard Rucksdashel, Jayson Casallo This presentation addresses the facility implications in planning for infection transmission prevention, recommendations for developing an infection prevention team, and insights from project leaders.  
Apr 1, 2020
Identify the risks in health care settings and how to reduce them by applying fundamental facility design principles related to biocontainment.
Mar 26, 2020
On March 21, 2020, the Office of Inspector General (OIG), Office of Investigatons (OI), Digital Investigatons Branch (DIB), in cooperation with investigative and intelligence partners have become aware of a potential information involving a security vulnerability impacting the healthcare and public health care sector (HPH). In an e?ort to support the security of networks within the U.S.
Mar 24, 2020
Updated: 03/31/2020 Please bookmark this page and check back often as we continue to update this information as needed.
Mar 18, 2020
Recorded Tuesday, March 17, 2020 Jonathan Flannery, ASHE’s senior associate director of advocacy, provides a brief overview of COVID-19 and its far-reaching impact. This webinar recording for health care facilities professionals will cover how to best prepare your facility.   Learning Objectives:  
Mar 13, 2020
Last updated: 04/06/2020 ASHE has created a resource page to assist health care facilities professionals in their efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The resources cover critical operations such as air quality, safety and security, emergency preparedness and infection prevention.  Please bookmark this page and check back often as we continue to update this information as needed.
Mar 3, 2020
Designing and installing new special locking arrangements can be a challenging process, and assessing existing locking arrangements for compliance is often even more challenging. This tool was developed to assist in designing and documenting special locking arrangements.
Feb 14, 2020
Speaker: ASHE Get trusted answers to your compliance questions from a panel of code experts. Download the Presentation Download the PDF  
Jan 23, 2020
ASHE has acknowledged proven best practices and partnered with health care professionals to provide a tool to enable health care organizations to manage their most valuable assets. This will aid users in articulating a risk assessment model, and it will provide a comprehensive explanation of how the model enables organizations to maintain compliance. Download the Tool