Surfaces materials in the healthcare setting can have a great impact on maintenance needs, outcomes and infection control. Peter van Ballegooie, marketing manager for the healthcare sector of DuPont Surfaces, answered several questions regarding considerations for surfacing for facilities.
In addition to serving as an associate professor for one of first professional degree programs with an emphasis in healthcare architecture, David Allison is involved with a laundry list of other organizations. He serves as interim and founding director of the new Center for Health Facilities Design and Testing, he is a member of the leadership council of the AIA Academy of Architecture for Health, and he is a featured speaker at the American Society for Healthcare Engineering Annual conference.
By Matthew Crawford
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Until the recent opening of a replacement hospital, Bell Memorial Hospital in Ishpeming, Mich., held the distinction of being the oldest hospital in the state.
By Matthew Crawford
Prisons and jails provide poor access to medical care and inmates exhibit high rates of serious chronic health conditions, according to a nationwide study of inmate health and medical care in correctional facilities.