Environmental Hygiene

Evaluation of the Complexity of Indoor Air in Hospital Wards

July 22, 2019

The aim of this study by Ling and Hui (2019) was to establish a set of assessment methods suitable for evaluating the complex indoor environment of hospital wards and to ascertain the composition of bacteria and microbial ecology of hospital wards.

AHE Presents its 2019 Innovation Award

July 1, 2019

The Association for the Health Care Environment (AHE), of the American Hospital Association, announces the recipient of the 2019 AHE Innovation Award.

Preventing Waterborne Pathogen Transmission

March 18, 2019

By Kelly M. Pyrek

Researchers have emphasized that hospital water distribution systems might be the most overlooked, important and controllable source of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs).