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The increasing operational cost for a health care facility is related to its environment and equipment which is the responsibility of plant and biomedical personnel. Health care engineering managers have a personal responsibility to advance skills, awareness and knowledge to maintain a proper level of effectiveness and efficiency in the department.

CSHE's mission is to help keep our members informed of upcoming changes impacting their facilities. Check back often for updates.

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CSHE Energy to Care Update - December 2018

Posted on 12/31/2018
Greetings and Happy New Year, I hope each of you had a happy and joyous holiday season. I specifically decided to use the word joyous, because I know that many of you have been working your tails off all year, and I’m hoping that you took this time o


NPC Revisited

Posted on 12/31/2018
From a hospital building operational standpoint, the terms “fully operational” or “business-as-usual operations” are not in the law, in building standards, or in regulations.


President's Message - December 2018

Posted on 12/31/2018
Just a note of thanks to all who have supported CSHE over the years.


ECOM-Energy, Inc. is Raffling One Year of Free Energy Star Portfolio Manager Benchmarking

Posted on 12/19/2018
We believe in the benefits of energy benchmarking and use it as the foundation for developing energy strategies and verifying project performance. Knowing facilities don’t always have the man power or resources to input and educate themselves on thes


Industry Update - December 2018

Posted on 12/19/2018
December 2018 Orange County Industry Updated, prepared by Joe Brothman.


President's Message - November 2018

Posted on 11/6/2018
Every two years when the current CSHE State President completes his term, the board of directors meets to review and update the next two years with a Strategic Plan. This year Devin Hugie, currently serving as the CSHE State Vice President, led the b


CSHE Welcomes 75 New Members!

Posted on 11/6/2018
During the third quarter of 2018, CSHE welcomed 75 new members! Welcome to all!


CSHE Energy to Care Update - November 2018

Posted on 11/6/2018
What have you been aiming for all year? This is our e-bulletin, so we are entering the last months of the year, do you remember what goals you set back in January?


Industry Update - October 2018

Posted on 10/15/2018
October 2018 Orange County Industry Updated, prepared by Joe Brothman.


Workplace Violence Prevention in Healthcare

Posted on 6/1/2018
The issue of workplace violence has been a serious concern in the healthcare industry for decades and has continued to gain increasing prominence and attention.

Job Openings

Facilities Manager - Astoria, OR

Posted on 12/13/2018
Columbia Memorial Hospital (CMH), located in Astoria, Oregon, is seeking an experienced Facilities Manager.

Regional Director, Engineering - Tacoma, WA

Posted on 11/28/2018
This position is responsible for leading the operations of all engineering, maintenance, facilities and internal construction services across the Puget Sound Region.

Chief of Plant and Engineering - San Mateo County, CA

Posted on 11/26/2018
The County of San Mateo Department is seeking highly qualified candidates for the position of Chief of Plant & Engineering.

Facilities Maintenance Manager - Contra Costa County, CA

Posted on 11/1/2018
The Facilities Maintenance Manager will be responsible for implementing the Chief of Plant Operations’ directives.