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On-Demand Educational Webinars
Jul 21, 2021
Description Many health care facility professionals have “inherited” older HVAC systems that were installed in their hospital’s original construction. These systems may be incapable of delivering the critical level of environmental control necessary in today’s ever-demanding patient care model. This technical session will give these professionals a fundamental understanding of the basic principles that must be considered in order to properly control their hospital OR.
On-Demand Educational Webinars
Jul 21, 2021
Description Where does one start in the pursuit of the coveted Energy Star rating? Energy Star is a nationally recognized gold standard for energy efficiency. Why this is not every facility managers primary goal requires a deeper understanding of the true cost of such a milestone accomplishment. In this presentation the audience will learn and understand what the true cost is in not seeking Energy Star for their facility. This presentation will share demonstrated applications and outcomes from multiple facilities that have successfully implemented this program.
On-Demand Educational Webinars
Jul 21, 2021
Description This session will cover the basics components, categories, and outcomes of an intelligent health care campus master plan. Participants will also take part in an ideation style workshop similar to the one BayCare Health used to develop its plan. Implementation strategies, financial costs, and lessons learned will be shared to provide participants with a comprehensive view of intelligent campus master plan strategies that they can use on their campus. Learning Objectives:
On-Demand Educational Webinars
Jul 21, 2021
Description One of the largest challenges for facility managers in establishing ENERGY STAR® as the design standard for their organizations is proving the value of the savings to key decision makers. This session will showcase projects from Memorial Hermann Health System, Ascension Health, and Mercy Health, and present data to quantify the costs and savings associated with the decision to design to this standard. Learning Objectives:
On-Demand Educational Webinars
Jul 21, 2021
Description Modern hospitals consume nearly the same energy as those of the 1960s, lagging behind other building types. Yet some facilities stand far ahead in energy performance, resulting in an emerging market to retrocommission hospitals shortly after construction, often cutting utility costs 20 to 30 percent with little capital expenditure. Why build it twice? How can the planning team sell energy enhancements up front, rather than as a retrofit? This session will unpack the issue with clear examples and actionable steps. Learning Objectives:
On-Demand Educational Webinars
Apr 23, 2021
in this session we will explore the unintended consequences of having so many sinks. We will explore the dynamics of transmission from patient to drain and back to patient. We will present the current understanding of the problem, assess challenges created by antibiotic resistant bacteria in wastewater premise plumbing and explore potential solutions.
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Apr 2, 2021
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Feb 15, 2021
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Jan 26, 2021
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Jan 26, 2021
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Jan 5, 2021
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Dec 27, 2020
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Dec 15, 2020
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Dec 10, 2020
ASHE’s Sustainability Program Manager Kara Brooks will provide a brief overview of the Energy to Care Program and new updates to the program offerings. In addition, Kara will provide a brief overview on sustainability before, during and after COVID-19.
On-Demand Educational Webinars
Dec 8, 2020
Jonathan Willard, PMP, LEED-AP, Acute Medical Gas Services. This presentation will review the new requirements for identifying the responsible facility authority and the qualifications necessary for this position, as well as an overview of the Permit-to-Work system.
On-Demand Educational Webinars
Dec 1, 2020
Jason Beers, Bob Loohauis, Steve Stuebe, Gary Dennis. This session will provide you with a better understanding of the CMS requirements for emergency preparedness for electrical power.
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Nov 24, 2020
Roy Hirchak, CHFM, Defense Health Agency (DHA). This session will address the DOD's approach to enterprise health care delivery with the enactment of the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act.
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Nov 17, 2020
Brent Rutherford, CHFM, Texas Health Resources. This presentation will walk you through the development of the Texas Health Resources commissioning process, the details of the implementation plan on the Frisco campus, and how we achieved the desired long-term results.
On-Demand Educational Webinars
Nov 3, 2020
Jerry Folsom, Siemens Smart Infrastructure. In this session, we will discuss several approaches to enabling visionary patient experiences, reducing clinical workloads, improving patient outcomes, and streamlining cost structures in both renovated and new facilities.