Guides/Reports

This supplement focuses on the roles of two leaders—the Facility Engineer and the Infection Preventionist—and how they can collaborate in all mitigation, preparation, response, and recovery stages.
ASHE has developed 52 actionable ECMs in eight categories to help facilities management teams better manage energy use and advance your health care facility’s sustainability journey.
Learn how your health care facility’s energy reduction efforts compare to national benchmarks with this new report.
A how-to guide for optimizing health care facility performance. The Health Facility Commissioning Handbook provides step-by-step instructions for implementing the health facility commissioning process outlined in its companion volume, the Health Facility Commissioning Guidelines. Because of their…
ASHE has released Ventilation Guidance and Quick Guidesto help make knowledgeable decisions regarding ventilation in health care settings
This report from HKS and Arup, with peer review and collaboration from ASHE walks through design strategies that can help facilities stay operational and safe during a pandemic.
A step-by-step guide for developing a comprehensive integrated fire protection and life safety inspection, testing and maintenance (ITM) program for health care facilities. This timely publication will support facilities managers ahead of CMS’s adoption of NFPA 101-2018 (or later), which will…
The 2016 ASHE Advocacy Report includes articles on improving codes, code compliance, and outreach.
The 2015 ASHE Advocacy Report includes articles on improving codes, code compliance, and outreach.
The 2014 ASHE Advocacy Report includes articles on improving codes, code compliance, and outreach.