National Health Care Facilities & Engineering Week 2016

HGA joins ASHE in recognizing National Health Care Facilities & Engineering Week (#HealthEngWeek)
October 23 - 29, 2016 

Health care facility professionals are essential members of the health care team. Our own HGA healthcare experts frequently share knowledge on optimizing the health care physical environment while on the road at industry events or in print. A few of their latest resources and events are shared below.

HGA presents at 2016 midwest healthcare engineering conference

Connect with our healthcare experts on the road at the 2016 Midwest Healthcare Engineering Conference & Tradeshow. More info about their two sessions >  

Strategic Steps to Sustainability in Healthcare

By Krista M. Biason, PE; Peter Dahl, PhD, LEED AP

Read the article originally published by Inside ASHE: Sustainability ©2016 > (pdf, 1.1 MB)

Taking the Right Step

By Kara Freihoefer, PhD

How design can impact change management. Read the details in Healthcare Design Magazine (p. 70) >

Planning for Successful Operating Rooms from an Engineering Perspective

By Krista M. Biason, PE, and Jeff Harris, PE

Read the article originally published by Inside ASHE: Operating Rooms ©2016 > (pdf, 5.67 MB)

ASHE's new online course, Electrical Systems for Health Care Facilities e-Learning

HGA Contributor: Krista M. Biason, PE

Increase your understanding of electrical systems, the lifeblood of the health care facility. This course earns 1.2 CEUs (equivalent to 12.0 contact hours) and is intended for health care facility managers and directors, design and construction project managers, contractors whose work impacts the electrical distribution system, those who are new to the health care facility field.

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