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2016 Hospital Construction Survey results

Patient experience leads the way in health care facility design

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Developing an ES budget

Don't overlook potential revenue environmental services' departments can add to the bottom line

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Unlocking building performance data

Software can help facility owners unearth critical data, giving them insight to improve building operations

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The physical environment codes and standards to keep an eye on for this year and beyond

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Environmental Services Department of the Year

Submit applications to the Assocation for the Healthcare Environment by June 17

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Keeping patients in mind

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Academy for Healthcare Infrastructure formed to advance health care construction

Academy will focus on issues to improve facility design and construction

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New children's hospital combines efficiency and creativity

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