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US Healthcare System – A Stress Test

US Healthcare System – A Stress Test

There are many logistical challenges in properly identifying, testing, and isolating a potentially exposed COVID-19 patient. With regard to any infectious pathogen that can be transmitted from person to person, infection control and prevention involves training professionals in the identification of people at risk, understanding the correct measures to take when an at-risk patient has… Read more »

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STARC Systems Refocuses Production to Provide Critical Isolation Rooms for Healthcare Facilities

STARC Systems Refocuses Production to Provide Critical Isolation Rooms for Healthcare Facilities

To help reduce the spread of COVID-19, ‘essential’ manufacturer of temporary containment wall systems is dramatically increasing production of instant isolation units to protect patients and healthcare workers Brunswick, Maine – March 26, 2020 – STARC Systems, a manufacturer of temporary modular wall containment systems used for occupied renovations, announced today that it has been… Read more »

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Tim Hebert Honored by Mainebiz

Tim Hebert Honored by Mainebiz

STARC Systems founder and chairman, Tim Hebert, has been featured in a Mainebiz article detailing the rapid growth of the Maine-based company over the past few years and plans for continued expansion. Rapid Growth and Development With roots in the construction business, Hebert identified a need to contain work areas in sensitive environments like hospitals. While… Read more »

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Anterooms: Your Questions Answered

Anterooms: Your Questions Answered

Anterooms act as an essential tool for healthcare facilities and construction companies alike. When used as a part of a healthcare facility’s infection control strategy, anterooms used as isolation rooms help mitigate further spread of infectious diseases, like the current COVID-19 pandemic or even hospital-acquired infections (HAIs). They are an effective solution to create a… Read more »

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Hospital Preparedness for COVID-19

Hospital Preparedness for COVID-19

As health officials continue to warn of COVID-19 and its inevitable expansion around the globe, hospital preparedness for the disease has taken on an exceptional urgency. That is due as much to the dangers the disease poses to human health—and how rapidly it’s spreading—as to whether or not healthcare facilities and communities can be ready… Read more »

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A Smart Way to Reduce Construction Labor Costs

A Smart Way to Reduce Construction Labor Costs

Managing construction costs effectively is an important measure of a project’s success. The margin of profit between time, material, construction labor costs, and completing the new wing of a hospital or commercial office space on time is very thin. To finish in the black, each phase of construction brings its own set of challenges that… Read more »

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A Sustainability Purchase for Healthcare Facilities

A Sustainability Purchase for Healthcare Facilities

Temporary sustainable wall systems in healthcare facilities are designed to meet the unique challenges posed by construction in patient occupied environments. As populations grow and expand, construction projects in and around healthcare facilities is an ever-increasing necessity. To meet demands, hospitals and healthcare centers are constantly undergoing expansion, renovation, and remodeling. The challenge for directors… Read more »

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Hide Construction in Corporate Offices with Temporary Walls

Hide Construction in Corporate Offices with Temporary Walls

Renovation projects in any work environment can present challenges, but when corporate office space is subjected to remodeling and renovation, temporary office wall panels or reusable office wall partition systems can offer a containment solution that greatly reduces disruption from the construction. Why Temporary Walls in Corporate Office Spaces Should Be Part of the Renovation… Read more »

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How Temporary Walls Help Airports During Renovation

How Temporary Walls Help Airports During Renovation

In today’s economy, airports have become more than centers of transportation. They have emerged as bustling centers of commerce and development. With the latter come renovation and construction projects that are commonly undertaken amongst immense crowds on their way somewhere. Temporary airport walls become necessary, if not essential, to complete these projects successfully and without… Read more »

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