War-Time Hospital and a New Children Hospital in Israel

The regional emergency hospital that is currently erected in Rambam is designated to accommodate 2000 hospitalization beds and parking spaces for 1500 vehicles during routine and is the largest emergency hospital in the world. 1.- General2.- The main architectonic concepts3.- Narrative Division4.- Façades and finish materials IFHE 21st Congress 2010 Tokyo17th till the 19th November…

Two-bin RFID and lean Healthcare


The lean concept is used to analyze how a two-bin system makes logistics processes more efficient and reduces waste, including surplus inventory, expired products, and unnecessary staff movements. Then, radio frequency identification (RFID) technology and its impacts on the two-bin system are discussed.
IFHE 21st Congress 2010 Tokyo
17th till the 19th November 2010
Pages: 6


A Contemplation of Sustainable Hospital Building and Hospital Logistics

Today of the global environment times, it is necessary that the health and welfare facility continues an activity in case of the disaster such as the extreme weather and an an earthquake in addition to the activity of the daily health promotion. 1.- New issue of Hospital Planning and Design2.- Sustainable Hospital Building3.- Hospital Logistics…

PET-Cyclotron site: innovation and hi-tech

PET-Cyclotron centre represents the most complex and innovative installation planning among imaging technologies in healthcare design landscape.The aim of the study was to synthesize the guidelines for planning and realizing a site with high technological complexity referring the experience of A.O.B. Hospital in Cagliari (Italy). IFHE 21st Congress 2010 Tokyo17th till the 19th November 2010Pages:…

Code Of practice For Good Engineering Maintenance Management Of Active Medical Devices-Malaysia Standard MS 2058:2009

Medical devices include instruments, medical equipment, implants, disposables, and software, used mainly for the purpose of diagnosis, monitoring or treatment of diseases, even replacing physiological functions. New medical devices are developed continuously, so through assessment of needs, verification of safety and efficacy, rational procurement, proper installation, preventive maintenance, rational use and quality assurance, a better…

Sustainable Energy in Developing Countries (2010)

With a reliable energy supply playing a critical role in the health of a nation, both directly, in personal health and indirectly, in the ability to provide modern healthcare this paper examines the existing position of energy supply to developing nations and to see whether sustainable methods of production are appropriate.IFHE 21st Congress 2010 Tokyo17th…

GOING GREEN – A project for sustainable solar energy

In September 2009 the Regional Government of Sardinia approved a call for “Sustainable Hospitals”. The aim of the program was to promote the employment of European Community financial resources (FESR 2007-2013) for the development, improvement and diffusion of Renewable Energies, supporting up to 90% of the eligible project costs to realize solar technologies in healthcare…

Full-Scale Shaking Table Test for Assessment of Functionality in medical Facility during Earthquake

At present, an M7 or greater (M7+) earthquake in the Kanto region has a high degree of potential for causing devastating loss of life and property with greater global economic repercussions. The Earthquake Research Committee of Japan estimates that the probability of occurring such an earthquake in 30 years is 70%. In this background, Special…