Often, maintenance department managers are put on the spot when it comes to budget cuts, reducing downtime and overhead. They can be left feeling not as important as other departments even though the maintenance department is integral to the company running smoothly.
Most businesses have been there. Part of the year you’re doing great and funds are flowing and then something happens to change that.
Along with summer comes the heat and there is no way around that. Even in colder climates, summer temperatures can often be warmer than what is comfortable so here are a few tips on cooling your facility and making things more pleasant.
At Washington State University, funds for maintenance matters are lower than they need to be.
Healthcare facilities are held to high standards and must ensure that the that their patients receive the best care while following standards set forth by federal guidelines. Whether it’s long-term care, hospitals, urgent care facilities – CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management Software) makes sure the work is documented in a simple and easy to use format.
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We all know that when it comes to performing a maintenance task, there is a right way and a wrong way of doing things. However, in many facilities, there is a lack of standardization.
At a road maintenance facility in Wichita, Kansas they are staying vigilant about an approaching storm. Being prepared for emergencies is part of what a maintenance supervisor encounters. While some facilities may never see a major emergency, others deal with it on a regular basis.
The American Hospital Association has a page on which they compile recent headlines related to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).
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