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Matthias Ebinger for ASHE's HFM Magazine: 'Digital transformation drives efficiency upgrade'

Matthias Ebinger for ASHE's HFM Magazine: 'Digital transformation drives efficiency upgrade'

Yale New Haven Health earns ASHE award for excellence in health care facility management

Like many major hospital networks, Yale New Haven Health System (YNHHS) — Connecticut’s largest health care system that includes seven hospitals — had a facilities management efficiency problem. So, over the past several years, it worked to better manage its built environment by thoroughly streamlining its systemwide processes, enhancing its software ecosystem and standardizing data.

Yale New Haven Health Wins ASHE's Excellence in Health Care Facility Management Award for Enstoa-led Initiative

Yale New Haven Health Wins ASHE's Excellence in Health Care Facility Management Award for Enstoa-led Initiative

We’re pleased to report that the American Society for Health Care Engineering and the American Hospital Association awarded Yale New Haven Health System (YNHHS) the prestigious Excellence in Health Care Facility Management Award for their work on digital transformation. The digital transformation initiative they are being honored for, called “FaciliNet,” was successfully completed in partnership with Enstoa.

Matthias Ebinger for ASHE's HFM Magazine: 'Quantifying excellence for health care facilities'

Matthias Ebinger for ASHE's HFM Magazine: 'Quantifying excellence for health care facilities'

Data standardization project at Yale New Haven Health builds a foundation for better operations

It certainly did not require the COVID-19 crisis for health care facilities management professionals to appreciate the value of good data. COVID-19 did, however, demonstrate to the larger health care community that chronic underinvestment in managing building data comes at a price.