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March 13, 2019

Week 10: Flu still high, but may have peaked in February

According to this week’s FluView report, overall influenza activity decreased slightly but remains high, driven by a wave of H3N2 virus activity. While this week saw small […]
March 10, 2019

Marberry: Breaking down the silos among architecture, capital equipment, and facilities engineering at the ACE Summit

Last week I was at the ACE Summit and Reverse Expo in Atlanta. And I have to admit, I’d never heard of this conference until I […]
March 10, 2019

IFMA’s Research and Benchmarking Institute announce plans for a new Healthcare Facilities Study 

The 2019 Healthcare Facility Management Survey will be a national study focused on operations and maintenance benchmarks in the healthcare industry. This study will update on a […]
March 8, 2019

Week 9: CDC reports flu activity remains elevated

According to this week’s FluView report, overall influenza activity remains elevated and is similar to activity reported last week. 48 states and Puerto Rico continue to report […]
March 7, 2019

Duke University Medical Center reduces postoperative C. diff rates with bundled approach

A new manuscript has been accepted by the Journal of the American College of Surgeons which examines C. diff in adult surgical patients. The paper, “Multidisciplinary Approach and Clostridium difficile […]
March 7, 2019

IIDA 2019 Interior Design Compensation Report finds increase in base salaries, benefits

by Jack Curley IIDA has released the 2019 IIDA Interior Design Compensation Report, an analysis of salary and benefit information aimed at arming designers and A&D […]
March 7, 2019

Build smarter with Hill-Rom Construction Solutions

Constructing a new healthcare facility is exciting and challenging. Aligning with the right partner makes it easier. Hill-Rom Construction Solutions helps you build a smarter future […]
March 7, 2019

3M Easy Trap Dust Sheets and 3M C. Diff Solution Tablets disinfect efficiently and thoroughly

Patient rooms are a safe space to receive treatment and heal, but if not properly disinfected, they run the risk of spreading deadly bacteria and jeopardizing […]
March 7, 2019

Unsafe practices mean 32% of physicians and nurses sustain exposures to infectious disease

The International Safety Center, a woman-led global organization committed to improving the safety and health of those working in healthcare, released in January its 2017 Exposure […]