In my capacity as the Chairman of the Hospital Building Safety Board I have occasion to interact with code changes and their implications. Of particular interest right now is not so much a code change, but rather a potential implication created by the adoption of the 2016 California Building Code (CBC).
With healthcare in flux, the challenges and scarcity of receiving reimbursements have become a horrendous effort for healthcare providers. However burdensome, this issue has created opportunities for the healthcare industry to look at new ways of generating income.
PDA provided full architectural services for this 10,000 square foot renovation to accommodate the new Ophthalmology Specialty Surgical Center slated for OSHPD 3 certification. Designed to comply with OSHPD 3 requirements, the Surgical Center includes
We are thrilled to announce Michelle Ferial Asadies' completion of her registration exams and new status as a licensed architect in the State of California. Michelle joined the PDA team in 2011 and has played an integral role designing and managing a variety of projects...
PDA is proud to announce the election of our very own Bruce Macpherson to Chairman of the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) Hospital Building Safety Board (HBSB).