Curtains Wearing Down Faster Than Department Piggy Bank is Filling up?20180106163942

Curtains Wearing Down Faster Than Department Piggy Bank is Filling up?

6 Jan
Let’s face it; it’s a struggle for any hospital department to cough up the cash for capital expenditures. Obtaining funding for the initial outlay...
Hospital Emergency Wait Times… and Out of Date Surroundings20170522143432

Hospital Emergency Wait Times… and Out of Date Surroundings

22 May
In reading a report done by the Auditor General, it was alarming to notice that Ontario wait times were higher than the R.O.C., higher than Australia,...
Interior Renovations: How long do things last?20161025143736

Interior Renovations: How long do things last?

25 Oct
How long will my facility interior products last? Window coverings, privacy curtains, lockers and toilet partitions all have a typical useful life of ...
Does a Patient’s Surroundings Impact Their Well Being?20161016165421

Does a Patient’s Surroundings Impact Their Well Being?

16 Oct
An environmental psychologist, Roger Ulrich, performed a study in 1984 to determine if scenes of nature would impact patients’ recovery. It did.The ...
Is the Healthcare Industry Ready for the Baby Boomers?20161016165219

Is the Healthcare Industry Ready for the Baby Boomers?

16 Oct
Baby boomers make up nearly one third of Canada’s population. And they’re getting older…By 2032 this large fraction of Canadians will be between...
Commercial Window Coverings – Why your Facility Needs Them20160915144454

Commercial Window Coverings – Why your Facility Needs Them

15 Sep
Your windows have a significant impact on both energy consumption and employee productivity at your facility. Windows and their coverings comprise a m...
Improving your Healthcare Facility20160811145025

Improving your Healthcare Facility

11 Aug
Innovative design is not a term typically used to describe healthcare facilities. Most Canadian centres constructed in the middle of the last century,...
Efficiency and Adaptability – Two of the most important words in facility management:20160628152224

Efficiency and Adaptability – Two of the most important words in facility management:

28 Jun
Facilities have always been focused on a positive reflection to their company’s bottom line, however, as a number of organizations continue to conce...
Hospital Falls & the Use of Handrails20160524155315

Hospital Falls & the Use of Handrails

24 May
As the sixth leading cause of death among older adults in Canada, falls and injury are a serious health concern to hospitals and healthcare facilities...
Hospital Overcapacity: How is your facility accommodating patients?20160413163058