Hand Wash Sinks - Does location really matter?

Let's review the evidence for the optimal location and condition of hand wash sinks. Is the evidence strong enough to revise the Fundamentals or Beyond Fundamentals?
Impacting Outcomes in Puerto Rico

Earlier this month, Mazzetti and our Sextant Foundation (in collaboration with Project HOPE), quickly organized and dispatched qualified volunteers to Puerto Rico. The volunteers were primarily focused on water purification assessments in communities most heavily impacted by the earthquake.
Responding to Puerto Rico's Water Purification Needs

Mazzetti and our Sextant Foundation are quickly organizing volunteers to join the response effort in Puerto Rico, post Hurricane Maria. Through our partnerships with the Department of Health and Project HOPE, our volunteers will specifically assess Puerto Rico’s water purification systems along the north and west sides of the island.
Water Management: Why Identifying Potential Risks Supersedes Testing

Essentially, the CMS is requiring Medicare-certified healthcare facilities to implement water management policies and procedures to reduce the potential risk of Legionella (and other waterborne pathogens). The water management program should consider the ASHRAE 188 Standard and the CDC Toolkit.
World Water Day - Water Risk Management for Hospitals

On this World Water Day, we're focusing on risk management for our healthcare clients--how to minimize waterborne threats, while maintaining patient safety and care, and avoiding unnecessary costs to do so.