August 02, 2022

Jose Torres, PE Speaks with Consulting-Specifying Engineer About Designing for Rural Hospitals

Hospitals are not always uniform in their codes, standards and overall operations and maintenance. Nuances exist, particular when comparing those in larger cities to rural settings.

In this discussion, RMF Raleigh’s Jose Torres, PE, Associate and healthcare consultant, talks with Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s Amara Rozgus about how rural hospitals differ from those in their metropolis counterparts. From HVAC systems to electrical system upgrades, engineers designing rural hospitals must get full buy-in from the maintenance staff when specifying new equipment or upgrading older systems. Check out this video to learn more: