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Hamilton Health Sciences officially opens new stem cell facility

Hamilton Health Sciences’ Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre has officially opened a modernized stem cell unit to expedite high-quality cancer care for adult patients in Ontario.



Collingwood hospital gets $15 million from the province to expand and upgrade

COLLINGWOOD, ONT. — The Collingwood General and Marine Hospital is getting over $15 million from the Ontario government to support the planning and design of the redevelopment project which includes new construction and renovations.



Health facilities to be built, upgraded in Portage and Brandon with Manitoba's clinical services expansion

Premier Brian Pallister announced some details Monday about how the Manitoba government plans to spend $812 million to build, expand and renovate healthcare facilities across the province.


Red Deer hospital expansion still in first stage 

The first stage of preparations for Red Deer hospital’s $100-million expansion project should be complete this fall.

A statement from Alberta Health said the business case for the project is expected to be completed this fall and includes a complete review of all components of the hospital and how best to redevelop the facility.



Study Seeks Strategies To Reduce Spread of MDROs

Antimicrobial resistance is an ongoing issue in healthcare facilities, especially nursing homes since they serve medically susceptible patients, according to ContagionLive. The CDC says one of the biggest risks for getting an antibiotic-resistant infection is staying in a healthcare facility. Since healthcare facilities are often interconnected, patients can spread multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs) around various areas.


Most Hospitals Lack Adequate Cybersecurity: Report

Cybersecurity seems to still be an issue for many healthcare systems across the country if the results of a new report are any indication.

A new CynergisTek report found that most hospitals critically lack the ability to secure their supply chain systems, according to Health IT Security. CynergisTek examined about 100 different healthcare providers, including hospitals, physician practices, and accountable care organizations. The examination measured an organization’s security strength against the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Cybersecurity Framework.


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Yorkland Controls Ltd.

Yorkland Controls Limited is proud to represent Triatek, a Johnson Controls Company, providing  Critical Environment solutions for Healthcare facilities. From isolation room controls and monitoring to lab control.

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COVID-19 Reshapes Facilities and Space Planning

When the COVID-19 pandemic broke out in early 2020, healthcare facilities managers scrambled to understand the ways their buildings could safely absorb the surge of infected patients and control infection among patients and staff. After more than a year and a half of living with COVID-19, Healthcare Facilities Management advises managers to ask three fundamental questions:


4 Effective Air Filtration System Options

The COVID-19 pandemic has focused attention on new technologies designed to provide cleaner air in all types of facilities.

Good indoor air quality in buildings depends to a great extent on the effectiveness of the HVAC air filtration system. Originally designed primarily to keep heating and cooling coils free of dust and dirt accumulation, these systems have evolved to keep up with the changing needs of the building occupants. 


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5 Steps to Upgrade HVAC Filtration

Here are five best practices to reduce HVAC maintenance, improve indoor air quality, and provide several other HVAC-related benefits.

Upgrading filtration may be the most cost-effective way to clean up indoor air or contaminated outdoor air, but operators must examine the following costs in making decisions:


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