At the last Hospital Building Safety Board (HBSB) meeting, Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) Deputy Director, Paul Coleman announced the cancellation of the OSHPD 60/30/30 Turnaround Goal Program.
PDA’s architectural staff recently toured the near complete Rancho Mirage Rehabilitation Hospital for Vibra Healthcare. The ground-up project is slated to open early next year and will bring much needed post procedure and acute care services to the Coachella Valley and surrounding areas.
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).
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).