Washington Hospital Breaks Ground on Critical Care Pavilion

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(03/04/2015)
Washington Hospital in Fremont broke ground Feb. 24 on its $339 million Morris Hyman Critical Care Pavilion, a new emergency and critical care facility.

St. Jude Opens Research and Care Center

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(02/22/2015)
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital officially opened the Kay Research and Care Center on the St. Jude campus in Memphis. The new $198 million center houses the Eric Trump Foundation Surgery and ICU Center, the Marlo Thomas Center for Global Education and Collaboration and the St. Jude Red Frog Events Proton Therapy Center, which will open this fall.

CSU Moves Forward with New Medical Center

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(03/04/2015)
Colorado State University (CSU) will move forward with plans to build a $59 million on-campus medical center. The 113,000-square-foot building will house the CSU Health Network, which provides medical, mental health, and health education and prevention services to students.

Passive Optical LAN Helps Hospitals with Network Performance


(02/22/2015)
Hospital networks around the world are becoming progressively choked by the integration of bandwidth-hungry Internet-based applications. The growing usage of streaming video content, integration of digital voice services into the LAN, video conferencing and other online activities not only contribute to the hospital bandwidth dilemma, but also can create significant security issues to conventional copper-based networks.

Winthrop University Hospital Opens Research Center

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(02/11/2015)
Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola recently celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the grand opening of its new research and academic center. The ceremony was held on Feb. 5.