HCS 446 Week 5 Environmental Impact

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HCS 446 Week 5 Environmental Impact
As a team, select a health care facility. Research the standard operating procedures for waste management, fire and safety, and disaster management for your selected facility.
Select 1 area below to use in your outline:

  • Hazardous waste management

  • Fire and safety management

  • Disaster management

  • Security management

  • ADA guidelines

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word outline for one of the selected issues in renovation or new planning of a health care facility. Include the following in your outline:

  • Explain the standard operating procedures for your selected issue.

  • Explain the local, state, and federal legal and regulatory requirements. Consider the following agencies:

    • Occupational Safety & Health Administration

    • Joint Commission of the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations

    • Your state's health planning and development agency

    • Department of Health & Human Services

    • Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments and other agencies as applicable to facility planning

  • Identify issues to be considered when meeting the International Building Code for your selected facility.

  • Describe measurements that may need to be done in advance of the new plan or renovation.

  • List the stakeholders that may play a role in your development of the facility.

Cite at least 3 peer-reviewed, scholarly, or similar references.
Format your assignment according to APA guidelines.
Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.
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