Preventing Healthcare Related Infections20160310163327
ON A ROLL…it makes sense.20151118164234

ON A ROLL…it makes sense.

18 Nov
Some materials are meant to be dispensed off a roll…toilet paper, scotch tape, tinfoil. They’ve been delivered that way for so long we couldn’t ...
Taking Steps to Reduce Risk of Self-harm in Mental Health Environments20150911165636

Taking Steps to Reduce Risk of Self-harm in Mental Health Environments

11 Sep
Beginning from the premise that every life is precious, then any and all steps that can be taken should be taken to help reduce the risk of inpatient ...
Musculoskeletal Disorders in the Healthcare Workplace20150821165925

Musculoskeletal Disorders in the Healthcare Workplace

21 Aug
Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) are proving to be a growing health and safety concern in Canadian medical facilities. Afflicting whom they will, from...
Hand Hygiene is Important, and so are Handrails20150814171038

Hand Hygiene is Important, and so are Handrails

14 Aug
Experts in Infection Prevention and Control emphasize to us the importance of hand hygiene in Healthcare environments.And rightly so… the World He...
The Design Impact of Obesity on Healthcare Facilities20150814170100

The Design Impact of Obesity on Healthcare Facilities

14 Aug
In 2014, over 14 million Canadian adults, 18 years and over, had a Body Mass Index (BMI) classifying them as overweight or obese. [Source: Statistics ...
Is Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Safe for Healthcare Construction?20150805171603

Is Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Safe for Healthcare Construction?

5 Aug
Since its discovery in the early 1920s, Polyvinyl Chloride, or PVC, has found its way into many items that we live with and use every day. Vinyl’s ...
The Patient Experience20150729171821

The Patient Experience

29 Jul
A consistent message that comes through in many interactions with healthcare professionals, is that the Patient Experience – and the need to improv...
Changing the Way We Approach Patient Privacy20150727172501