keyboard_arrow_upPlanning for infection control
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Patient Safety has always been a priority for Mediclinic and complying with Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) principles is a constant consideration when new buildings are designed. With the emergence of multi-drug, extreme-drug and pan resistant organisms, the so-called ‘Superbugs’, the healthcare industry has become even more conscious of the need to continuously monitor and […]

keyboard_arrow_upFour useful specification tips for improved hospitals
keyboard_arrow_downFour useful specification tips for improved hospitals

Hospitals are widely regarded as a complex building type, and, consequently hospital design and engineering is a specialised endeavour. This is important to be aware of, because, provision of good infrastructure in the context of healthcare service delivery can literally be a matter of life and death. For example, if the hospital power supply is […]