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Residential Health, Care, and Support Facilities

Print Book Product Code: 055391                 E-Book Product Code: P055391

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1-10 copies: $200 each
11-20 copies: $175 each
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This product of the Facility Guidelines Institute (FGI) provides minimum standards for design and construction of residential health, care, and support facilities for long-term care. The standards for hospitals and outpatient facilities appear in the separate 2014 FGI document Guidelines for Design and Construction of Hospitals and Outpatient Facilities.

Based on Part 4, Residential Health Care Facilities, in the 2010 edition of the FGI Guidelines, the NEW Guidelines for Design and Construction of Residential Health, Care, and Support Facilities provides information on the planning, design, construction, and commissioning process and facility requirements for nursing homes and other facilities where long-term care is provided. In particular, the 2014 Guidelines includes new material on safety risk assessments; common planning and design elements for all residential health, care, and support facilities; updated requirements for nursing homes and hospice, assisted living, and adult day health care facilities as well as outpatient rehabilitation centers; and new chapters on independent living facilities and wellness centers. As well, the 2013 edition of ANSI/ASHRAE/ASHE Standard 170: Ventilation of Health Care Facilities is included as Part 6 of this 2014 FGI Guidelines standard.

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Hospitals and Outpatient Facilities

Print Book Product Code: 055390                 E-Book Product Code: P055390

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1-10 copies: $200 each
11-20 copies: $175 each
21-50 copies: $150 each

Please contact us for U.S. federal and state AHJ and student/faculty pricing.

The price for the e-book is the same as the price for the print book. Click here to order the e-book. Please note: The e-book is a single-user electronic book (not a PDF) and requires download of the free software Adobe Digital Reader to access.

This product of the Facility Guidelines Institute (FGI) provides minimum standards for design and construction of hospitals and outpatient facilities. The standards for long-term care facilities appear in a separate document for 2014; please see the entry for Guidelines for Design and Construction of Residential Health, Care, and Support Facilities.

Included in the Guidelines for Design and Construction of Hospitals and Outpatient Facilities is information on the planning, design, construction, and commissioning process and facility requirements for hospitals and outpatient facilities. Included are general hospitals, psychiatric hospitals, and rehabilitation facilities as well as new chapters on children’s and critical access hospitals. Outpatient facilities covered include primary care facilities; outpatient surgery facilities; birth centers; urgent care centers; mobile units; outpatient psychiatric and rehabilitation centers; facilities for endoscopy, dialysis, and cancer treatment; and a new chapter on dental facilities. In addition, the 2014 Guidelines includes new material on safety risk assessments and medication safety zones; increased requirements for commissioning infrastructure systems; and updated requirements for surgery, imaging, endoscopy, and dialysis facilities as well as primary care facilities and freestanding emergency facilities.

The 2013 edition of ANSI/ASHRAE/ASHE Standard 170: Ventilation of Health Care Facilities is included as Part 4 of the 2014 FGI Hospital/Outpatient Guidelines.

The Joint Commission, many federal agencies, and authorities in 42 states use the Guidelines as either a code or a reference standard when reviewing, approving, and financing projects or surveying, licensing, certifying, or accrediting newly constructed facilities.

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TWO-BOOK SET: Hospitals and Outpatient Facilities AND Residential Health, Care, and Support Facilities

Print Books Product Code: 055392                 E-Books Product Code: P055392

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The Facility Guidelines Institute is offering a package price for purchasing both 2014 FGI Guidelines documents—the Guidelines for Design and Construction of Hospitals and Outpatient Facilities and the Guidelines for Design and Construction of Residential Health, Care, and Support Facilities—at the same time.

The price for the two-book e-book set is the same as the price for the two-book print set. Click here to order the e-book set. Please note: Each e-book is a single-user electronic book (not a PDF) and requires download of the free software Adobe Digital Reader to access.