Ventilation of health care facilities.

Author(s) : ASHRAE

Type of monograph: Standard/Recommendation


This standard supersedes ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 170-2008. The requirements in this standard apply to patient care areas and related support areas within health care facilities, including hospitals, nursing facilities, and outpatient facilities. It considers chemical, physical, and biological contaminants that can affect the delivery of medical care to patients, the convalescence of patients; and the safety of patient, health care workers, and visitors.


  • Original title: Ventilation of health care facilities.
  • Record ID : 30010499
  • Languages: English
  • Subject: Regulation
  • Publication: Ashrae (american society of heating, refrigerating and air-conditioning engineers) - United states/United states
  • Publication date: 2013
  • Collection:
  • ISSN: 10412336
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.