Use this HVA tool to assist your multidisciplinary group in assessing and prioritizing exercises for potential hazards/risk.
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Mar 6, 2023
Feb 16, 2023
Use this tool to assess your level of adoption of the most common energy conservation measures.
Dec 21, 2022
Oct 24, 2022
These crosswalks allow facility professionals to understand how the accreditation standards align with the CMS Conditions of Participation (CoP’s) and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and how these align with the adopted codes and standards. The crosswalks provide a comparison of the regulations applicable to most hospitals. This will allow facility professionals to better understand the standards and requirements and thus better prepare for survey evaluations within the physical environment.
Oct 1, 2022
ASHE ICRA 2.0™ includes several improvements and clarifications to help in prevention planning for construction projects.
Aug 23, 2022
This tool helps facilities managers apply the tactics of building system maintenance to infection control by identifying opportunities for infection risk during rounding.
Jul 25, 2022
The Joint Commission (TJC) introduced changes to the Emergency Management (EM) standards which became effective on July 1, 2022.
Jul 5, 2022
Use this self-assessment tool to prepare your non-hospital business occupancies for survey by accreditations organizations.
Jun 8, 2022
Help prepare your facility for adverse weather-related events through this article and adverse weather checklist available to ASHE members.
May 4, 2022
This template is designed to help establish training guidelines for staff at every level of the organization, from new hires to those in management and supervisor roles.
Apr 1, 2022
This tool is a draft policy to foster communication between key stakeholders affected by temperature and humidity in a sterile setting and the effects on patient safety.
Apr 1, 2022
This water management tool is a gap analysis worksheet to assist facilities in implementing and maintaining a compliant water management program.
Feb 28, 2022
Jan 19, 2022
Jan 5, 2022
This ASHE tool provides stepwise guidance for implementing PdM and recommends using reliability-centered maintenance to prioritize new PdM projects.
Nov 2, 2021
This tool is intended to help facilities professionals make good decisions about psychiatric unit toilet room renovations.
Oct 13, 2021
This tool can be used to help facility professionals identify and document the amount of resources required for a project.
Sep 22, 2021
Use this worksheet to periodically check for reactive maintenance concerns that could be wasting time and energy. Focusing first on squeaky wheels (reactive maintenance) makes your energy program more relevant to the daily work and problems faced by your maintenance team. Get your RCx agent or energy team leader involved in this process, along with your AC supervisor and mechanics.
Sep 9, 2021
These resources, compiled by Lorissa MacAllister, Ph.D., AIA, LEED AP, founder and president of Enviah, Grand Rapids, Mich., provide health facilities managers and other health care professionals with information they need to organize data and develop tools for day-to-day facility operations.
Jun 30, 2021
Regulations and Interpretive Guidelines for Hospitals) contains all CMS requirements and survey guidance for a hospital alternate equipment maintenance (AEM) program. These risk assessment factors are generally not the same as the more common factors that hospitals have used in the past for utility system risk assessments.