Choosing a health care floor.
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As long as the floor is clean and looks good, it’s OK for the patient…right? WRONG…
In the evaluation process for better flooring for health care consider the following areas:
Generally these criteria can be found in softer more resilient flooring types like rubber but there is more to choosing flooring for health care.
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When choosing flooring for health care the patient’s needs are paramount; however, considering the needs of the facility, the staff, and the unique demands of health care industry need to be addressed. Here are some of the elements that need to be evaluated when selecting flooring for a health care environment:
Products suited for Healthcare environments:
American Biltrite is a proud member of the American Academy of Healthcare Interior Designers (AAHID) whose mission is the certification of interior designers qualified by education, examination, training and experience to provide interior design services to the healthcare industry.
All American Biltrite products are FloorScore certified and meet all of the necessary qualifications to comply with indoor air quality standards.