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Linear Accelerator Replacement at St. Vincent Evansville Cancer Center and Good Samaritan

Recording available in the ISHE Educational Materials member-only area.  ISHE’s presentation spotlighted two recently completed Linear Accelerator replacement projects. One was located at the St. Vincent Evansville Cancer Center and the other was located at Good Samaritan. Both projects utilized the same General Contractor, but different designers. We will be discussing the successes and opportunities […]

Governor Extends Public Health Emergency through May 31, 2021

The Governor has extended the public health emergency with an expiration of May 31, 2021 (see Executive Order). The ISDH waivers regarding the changes to the physical environment in response to COVID-19 can remain in use through the expiration date of the declared public health emergency. If you have made physical environment changes and those […]

FGI Emergency Conditions Guidelines

On April 1, 2021 FGI published the proposed Emergency Conditions Guidelines for healthcare and residential care facilities. Recall, FGI formed an Emergency Conditions Committee last spring that focused on all kinds of emergencies, from COVID to hurricanes to polar vortexes and wildfires. Their findings were summarized in Doug Erickson’s “This Session is a Disaster” webinar […]

ISHE Spring Conference – May 18-20, 2022

Save time and improve your healthcare facility with the information you’ll gain at the ISHE Spring Conference. Sponsor and exhibit at the 2022 ISHE Spring Conference. Join us at the French Lick Resort on May 18-20, 2022 to: Get vital information from The Joint Commission, HFAP, ISDH, and ASHE Ask other healthcare facility engineers how they […]

ISHE Purdue Event: Compliance Updates and Mitigating Construction Risks

See the recording (member login required) of this event that took place February 24th with your fellow ISHE members and the students of the Purdue ASHE Chapter. We heard about healthcare construction management, discussed the latest news in healthcare engineering, and learned about “Mitigating Construction Risks.” This event was approved by ASHE for 2.0 Contact […]

Strategic Facility Studies: Why your organization shouldn’t invest in capital improvements without one

Recording now available in the ISHE member area.  This event has been approved by ASHE for 1.0 Contact Hour (1.0 CEC). Understanding your campus, facilities, infrastructure, systems, and their performance is crucial to maintaining optimum efficiency, building lifecycles, maintenance costs, patient outcomes, comfort and safety, and more. With strained budgets, especially as a result of […]

ISDH Reissued Emergency Orders

The Indiana Department of Health issued an extension of the temporary COVID waivers pertaining to the physical environment. The Reissued Emergency Orders file can be found here. The waivers will expire “no earlier than the date the Governor’s Declaration is withdrawn or expires, including any extensions thereof.” This ties the waiver expiration to the Governor’s […]

Hospital Association Leader Panel – Indiana, Illinois & Ohio: Recording Available

The Midwest Healthcare Engineering Conference presented a virtual event where we heard from Indiana, Illinois, and Ohio Hospital Association Presidents about healthcare in 2020, the challenges we will be facing moving forward, as well as the impact of the election on healthcare in our states.  A recording of this event is now available to ISHE […]

Nov. 4: Increasing Awareness of Safety Risks to Healthcare Team Members from Infectious Aerosols in Perioperative Spaces

Thank you to everyone who joined us for this event! This event has been approved by ASHE for 1.0 Contact Hour (1.0 CEC). Thanks to our sponsors, Midwest Associates and BSA Lifestructures. Increasing Awareness of Safety Risks to Healthcare Team Members from Infectious Aerosols in Perioperative Spaces In the wake of the recent pandemic, the […]

Job Posting: Energy Project Manager – Healthcare Engineer

Join Medxcel as we grow our service offerings to support energy consumption and conservation. This is an exciting time to make an impact in healthcare facilities planning as an Energy Project Manager managing capital projects. Learn more and apply.