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September 1, 2020

CertainTeed launches Ecophon Hygiene Advance Wall

Healthcare facilities must meet increased demands for cleanliness and patient safety as the world adapts to new health threats. Answering the call to safeguard against infection […]
August 7, 2020

Prescient and prepared, GBAC’s Patricia Olinger leads facilities through the pandemic

by Theresa Walsh Giarrusso In September 2019, Patricia Olinger became the executive director of the Global Biorisk Advisory Council, a division of ISSA. GBAC and ISSA […]
August 7, 2020

3M’s Advanced Floor Care System: High gloss, less effort

Change your product, not your process. Use the 3M Advanced Floor Care System as part of your floor maintenance routine and reduce the associated product and […]
August 5, 2020

Marberry: Can good design be a cover-up for poor medical care?

by Sara Marberry Breaking news: “Hospital ratings often depend more on nice rooms than on healthcare.” When I saw this headline in the Washington Post two weeks ago, […]
August 5, 2020

J+J Flooring giving away up to 5,000 sq. ft. of flooring to senior centers

J+J Flooring launched in July the Impact Project, a program to improve environments for seniors in underserved communities. Up to 10 projects will be awarded 5,000 […]
July 19, 2020

Hand sanitizer usage is critical for all school reopening plans

As students and teachers begin returning to college and university campuses in the first week of August, and K-12 schools in the weeks that follow, they […]
July 10, 2020

Is waiting in the car the new normal? 6 social distancing design strategies for healthcare waiting areas

Waiting is a top patient complaint. Which is why healthcare providers have recently been paying more attention to waiting area design. But the pandemic has changed […]
July 9, 2020

Healthcare workers lead the charge on consistent hand sanitizer usage

Hospital-wide hand hygiene safe practices and policies have been under review for more than a decade but the acute impact of the coronavirus and COVID-19 admissions […]
July 9, 2020

Two high-efficiency circulators with ECM motor technology from Armstrong

Armstrong Fluid Technology has unveiled two COMPASS R high efficiency models with ECM motor technology for up to 80 percent energy savings. Featuring an air-cooled ECM […]