Webinars

Jul 10, 2020
Speakers: George Mills and Kevin Eaton   Description: The Joint Commission is now stressing the need to maximize technology during surveys to minimize contact. Many hospitals around the country still believe that surveyors prefer paper documentation and have resisted the move to electronic…
Jul 8, 2020
Speakers:  Jeremy Jones, PE, EDAC, LEED AP, Healthcare Market Leader, Affiliated Engineers, Inc Michelle Taylor Kerry Bennett, AIA, LEED, AP, LSSYB, HKS, Sr. Project Architect Vice President Megan Kaufman, Assistant Director of Lean Operations, Cone Health
Jul 7, 2020
Speaker: Kelly Mason, Director of Healthcare Partnerships  
Jun 19, 2020
The decision and opportunity to move central sterile supply operations off campus can present many challenges, but when done correctly it can optimize efficiency and save money for a health care system. The design team and owner who collaborated on such a facility for the University of Iowa…
Jun 12, 2020
This session will focus on how to successfully integrate NFPA 101-2012, Chapter 43 and NFPA 99-2012, Chapter 4 into a health care organization's construction program. The regulatory requirements will be reviewed and the presenters will share a success story of how one health care organization…
Jun 12, 2020
The emphasis on designing for the future while managing budgets and timelines often overshadows the focus on risk and compliance. Yale New Haven Health has incorporated a new process to address compliance in the early design phase of new construction and renovation. This includes initiatives such…
Jun 12, 2020
This presentation will dive deeper into the term Level of Development (LOD) as it relates to Building Information Modeling (BIM) content creation and what owners should be able to ask for from their A/E/C industry partners. There is no such thing as an "LOD xxx" model, so let's unpack: correct…
Jun 12, 2020
In the U.S., hospitals rank highest in water intensity and second-highest in energy intensity of all commercial building types, and the health care industry contributes to 8% of greenhouse gas emissions. The World Health Organization declared climate change to be the greatest threat to public…
Jun 12, 2020
Successful design solutions require collaboration with expert end users to clarify needs and evaluate design options. The recent emergence of virtual reality (VR) applications for architecture has the potential to enhance collaboration by allowing users to more easily visualize and interact (…