Master’s Thesis: Safely Using Medical Technology
07.05.2018 | Master’s and Bachelor’s ThesisCan the quality management standard ISO 9001:2015 contribute to the minimization of application errors with medical devices? This master’s thesis determines certain cause variables of risk and opportunity identification.
27.04.2018 | Construction and Planning40% of a hospital’s added value is created in the operating room. Considering the rapid technological advancement, flexibility in this economically important area of healthcare is one of the major planning specification.
BIM in Daily Hospital Routine
27.04.2018 | Construction and PlanningOne should not gather information only to have a it sitting in a file somewhere. Predefining the information you want to generate with Building Information Modeling (BIM), and how it should be used later on, is a prerequisite of this new planning method.
Northern German Fire Safety Day
04.04.2018 | Fire SafetyNot blindly trusting in the expertise of self-proclaimed authorities, but rather scrutinizing all projects and provisions is essential when dealing with security, Hans-Jörg Scherbening emphasized on the 1st Northern German Fire Safety Day at Schwerin Palace.
Newest Circulator Pumps
04.04.2018 | Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, Sanitary, Medical GasesIntelligent control systems require communicative components. This also applies to pump systems, which deserve more attention as they account for up to 10% of the electric consumption of buildings.
KLIK Database: Feel Free to Copy
22.02.2018 | EnergyIn the KLIK database you will find inspiration about energy conservation in hospitals. All the specific examples from hospitals all over Germany have one thing in common: they require little effort, and copying them is explicitly welcome.
Modern Hospital Architecture
08.02.2018 | Construction and PlanningCan stylish, functional, creative and open hospital architecture can be inhuman and dangerous at the same time? The new surgery center of the Berlin Charité, which is no small time hospital, can and might set a precedent.
42. BIMSCHV: Threat from the Refrigeration System
08.02.2018 | HygieneSince August 2017, the regulation (42. BImSchV) regarding the operation of evaporative coolers, cooling towers, and wet separators has been in effect. But in practice, most operators are unaware of their responsibilities.
Building Information Modeling (BIM)
05.02.2018 | Construction and PlanningAccording to architect Emanuel Homann, the biggest advantages that BIM has to offer today are the cost and schedule reliability of this fully digitized planning method.
Safety and Security
17.01.2018 | Construction and PlanningEven those most resolute head nurse cannot fix everything themselves. In a hospital it’s important to protect people and valuable equipment. Modern technology achieves this while taking into account personal rights to the greatest possible extent.