Healthcare Firestop Barrier Management
Keeping healthcare facilities compliant with The Joint CommissionAn independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 15,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization's commitment to meeting certain performance standards. More info at http://www.jointcommission.org/ 's (TJC) Standards for the Environment of Care (EOC) is a continuous challenge. Barrier maintenance programs allow facility managers to control their barriers in a proactive and timely manner. These programs simplify the entire process, build in accountability for inside and outside contractors, and once employed will save the facility thousands of dollars annually.
Although facilities no longer receive a scoring advantage for having a barrier maintenance program in place, the BMP is a key program for any facility to evaluate their own life safety code deficiencies and to maintain a schedule for maintenance.
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STI Barrier Management ProgramSM
STI's BMPSM is a documentation protocol that systematically identifies and records all firestop related actions. By adopting the recommended Standard Operating Practice (SOP), STI's BMPSM brings a facility into compliance and outlines a Plan for Improvement (PFI), Properly followed, STI's BMPSM can reduce or even eliminate life safety violations and provide guidelines for maintenance for new construction as well as day to day maintenance.
For more information
- For a detailed description of STI's Barrier Management ProgramSM, click here
- To arrange for our specialized firestop training team to guide your health care facility through every step of the program, please contact us today
STI Electronic Barrier Management ProgramTM
STI's eBMPTM is an electronic web-based program that manages the process of creating, sealing and subsequent access of penetrations. Utilizing industrial grade equipment, STI's eBMPTM forces standardization, accountability and quality control. This is achieved by utilizing web-based administration, permitting, facility mapping and management of approved firestop contractors. All compliance work is synchronized to servers and is available in ‘real-time'.
For more information
- For a detailed description of STI's Electronic Barrier Management ProgramTM, click here
- Download our eBMP brochure
- Watch a short video presentation about STI's eBMP
- To inquire about setting up an eBMPTM for your facility, please contact us