search.noResults

search.searching

dataCollection.invalidEmail
note.createNoteMessage

search.noResults

search.searching

orderForm.title

orderForm.productCode
orderForm.description
orderForm.quantity
orderForm.itemPrice
orderForm.price
orderForm.totalPrice
orderForm.deliveryDetails.billingAddress
orderForm.deliveryDetails.deliveryAddress
orderForm.noItems
CONTENTS


Page 60


Page 66 66 The future of clinical waste without HES


How NHS England is coping with COVID-19 and the fallout from the collapse of the scandal-hit clinical waste firm HES – Graham Flynn


69 Clean and green: the all-electric hospital


A study on the cost and environmental benefits of replacing gas-fired boilers in hospital buildings with a variety of electric-based systems – Peter Thomas


73 High quality modular and transportable ICUs


Designs for high-quality modular and transportable intensive care units that can be repurposed for future needs – Santiago Viale Lescano


77 Emergency healthcare architecture in Brazil


A summary of real-life installations and new design concepts for COVID-19 response emergency hospital buildings – Fábio Bitencourt


80 Digital transformation of health and social care


Courtney Thorne outlines the rewards and risks of going digital – Dave Hewitt


83 Design and preservation of modern hospitals


Iconic hospital designs of the Brazilian post-war period and their preservation and continued use as healthcare buildings. – Elza Costeira


86 Water-related RC in healthcare facilities


Preventing waterborne secondary infections with POU filters on water outlets and reducing their retrograde contamination – Joachim Otto Habel


90 10 tips for managing hospital site clearances


The replacement of ageing healthcare facilities, completing a successful site clearance and installing large medical equipment– David Dunning


DARRYL PITCHER President of the IFHE, CEO for Bethsalem Care and GreenBriars Village, Australia, Darryl has many years experience in hospital engineering in the public and private sectors. He is a past president of the Institute of Hospital Engineering, Australia (IHEA).


PHIL NEDIN BEng CEng MIMechE MCIBSE FIHEEM MEI DipMgmt Past president, Institute of Healthcare Engineering and Estate Management (IHEEM) UK; global healthcare business leader, Arup. Phil has now retired.


DOUWE H. KIESTRA Past president of the IFHE, past president of The Dutch Federation of Technical Facility Managers in Healthcare (NVTG), observer of the International Federation of Hospital Engineering (IFHE), member of several branch committees. He has 25 years experience working in the building industry and hospitals.


Page 77 93 Emergency healthcare solutions for Argentina


Architects Laura Tonelli and Pablo Viqueira outline their idea for supplementing new, emergency healthcare facilities with modular systems based on repurposed shipping containers – Laura Tonelli


96 Regulation checking during facility design


This article assesses regulatory frameworks for healthcare facilities and explores how compliance checking could be automated during the design process – Joao Soliman-Junior


100 Review of peracetic acid monitoring standards


Concerns are rising over background levels of peracetic acid, so how can it be proven that no toxic gases remain, eliminating serious health risks of keyworkers and patients? – Tristen Preger


103 Sustainability in estate heritage sites


Ensuring listed health estate buildings can be simultaneously modern while retaining their historical and cultural value – Cristiane N Silva


107 Proxemics & biosecurity as design tools


Human use of space and the effects that population density has on behaviour, communication, and social interaction – Miguel Á Aguilar


110 Sleep quality in carers with dementia patients


The reduction in sleep quality may cause mental and physical issues for the caregiver, potentially forcing home care of dementia patients to be discontinued – Satoko Tsuru


113 The shaping of hospital disinfectant policies


The most relevant standards in relation to European hospital disinfectant and detergent policies to help choices be made on a scientific basis. – Tim Sandle


KEVIN DANE POGGENPOEL Kevin Poggenpoel qualified as a ship builder in the South African Navy in 1981. He completed the higher national diploma in mechanical engineering in 1985 before joining Mediclinic as the technical manager of Mitchells Plain Medical Centre in 1990. He served the company as a regional engineer in three regions with South Africa before being promoted to general manager of the Technical Operations Department in 2008. He is currently responsible for the maintenance of 57 facilities within the Southern African portfolio. He is a past president of the South African Federation of Hospital Engineering and currently serves on both the southern and national councils.


STEVE REES Steve Rees is second vice president of IFHE. He is the vice president of capital management, Edmonton Zone for Alberta Health Services. He is a certified facility manager, holds three trade certificates and is a graduate of the University of Alberta’s Construction Administration


Program. He has worked in healthcare facilities management for over 33 years and is a past president of the Canadian Healthcare Engineering Society.


FÁBIO BITENCOURT Fábio Bitencourt gained a doctorate in sciences of architecture (2007) and a masters in environmental comfort (2002). He was president of the Brazilian Association for Development of the Hospital Building (ABDEH) 2011/2014 and vice president of technical and scientific development of the ABDEH from 2005 to 2008. Titular emeritus of the Brazilian Academy of Hospital Administration (ABAH) since 2012, he is also a professor in post-graduate courses in architecture, ergonomics, environmental comfort and hospital administration in Brazilian universities. He is author of various books, articles and publications on healthcare architecture, human comfort, healthcare design, hospital history, environments and ergonomics. and honorary partner of the Chilean Association of Architectural and Healthcare Facilities (AARKHOS).


IFHE DIGEST 2021


7


Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10  |  Page 11  |  Page 12  |  Page 13  |  Page 14  |  Page 15  |  Page 16  |  Page 17  |  Page 18  |  Page 19  |  Page 20  |  Page 21  |  Page 22  |  Page 23  |  Page 24  |  Page 25  |  Page 26  |  Page 27  |  Page 28  |  Page 29  |  Page 30  |  Page 31  |  Page 32  |  Page 33  |  Page 34  |  Page 35  |  Page 36  |  Page 37  |  Page 38  |  Page 39  |  Page 40  |  Page 41  |  Page 42  |  Page 43  |  Page 44  |  Page 45  |  Page 46  |  Page 47  |  Page 48  |  Page 49  |  Page 50  |  Page 51  |  Page 52  |  Page 53  |  Page 54  |  Page 55  |  Page 56  |  Page 57  |  Page 58  |  Page 59  |  Page 60  |  Page 61  |  Page 62  |  Page 63  |  Page 64  |  Page 65  |  Page 66  |  Page 67  |  Page 68  |  Page 69  |  Page 70  |  Page 71  |  Page 72  |  Page 73  |  Page 74  |  Page 75  |  Page 76  |  Page 77  |  Page 78  |  Page 79  |  Page 80  |  Page 81  |  Page 82  |  Page 83  |  Page 84  |  Page 85  |  Page 86  |  Page 87  |  Page 88  |  Page 89  |  Page 90  |  Page 91  |  Page 92  |  Page 93  |  Page 94  |  Page 95  |  Page 96  |  Page 97  |  Page 98  |  Page 99  |  Page 100  |  Page 101  |  Page 102  |  Page 103  |  Page 104  |  Page 105  |  Page 106  |  Page 107  |  Page 108  |  Page 109  |  Page 110  |  Page 111  |  Page 112  |  Page 113  |  Page 114  |  Page 115  |  Page 116