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Executive Health Management

Disaster-Proof Hospitals for Vulnerable Zones

2016 05 Dec

  The Southeast Louisiana Veterans Healthcare System recently opened its new hospital in New Orleans. Architects say the new 1.7-million-square-foot facility embodies "the lessons" of Hurricane Katrina, in reference to the destruction and problems caused by the storm that hit the area more than a decade ago.   Katrina exposed the structural deficiencies... Read more