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CAN/CSA-Z317.2-10 - Special requirements for heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems in health care facilities
Z317.5-98 (R2013) - Illumination Systems in Health Care Facilities
Z317.1-09 - Special requirements for plumbing installations in health care facilities
Z8001-13 - Commissioning of health care facilities
C282-09 - Emergency electrical power supply for buildings
B365-10 - Installation code for solid-fuel-burning appliances and equipment
Z314.3-09 - Effective sterilization in health care facilities by the steam process
B51-09 - Boiler, pressure vessel, and pressure piping code.
Z32-09 - Electrical safety and essential electrical systems in health care facilities
B52-05 (R2009) Mechanical Refrigeration Code
Z7396.1-09 - Medical gas pipeline systems - Part 1: Pipelines for medical gases and vacuum
ASME A17.1-2007/CSA B44-07 - Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators (Bi-National standard, with ASME A17.1)
Z1600-08 - Emergency management and business continuity programs
Z8000-11 - Canadian health care facilities
Update #1 was published as notification that this is now a National Standard of Canada.
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Poor indoor air quality can adversely impact the health, comfort and productivity of patients and staff. When they are inappropriately designed, installed or maintained, HVAC systems may contribute excessive energy consumption or longer hospital stays and complications for patients. The third edition of the standard, one in a series of Standards on the design, construction and maintenance of health care facilities, sets out the special requirements for HVAC systems.