Latest Development on Sustainability Programme Initiatives in Malaysian Healthcare Facility Management

Muhammad Syukri Imran, Abdullah and Noor Muhammad, Abdul Rahman and Tauran Zaidi, Ahmad Zaidi and Khairul Azmy, Kamaluddin (2019) Latest Development on Sustainability Programme Initiatives in Malaysian Healthcare Facility Management. In: 37th Conference of ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organisations (CAFEO37), 11-14 Sept 2019, Jakarta.

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Government healthcare facility management (FM) in Malaysia has gone a long way since it was privatised in the 90s. The implementation of sustainability program in healthcare FM practice have managed to save the Federal Government about RM 60 million up to 2018 (2015/16 baseline) or about 106 ktonne carbon offset. Every government hospitals have either achieved 1 star or 2 star certification under the Energy Management Gold Standard (EMGS). Several hospitals and clinics have also been selected for the green hospital and clinic pilot projects under the MOH green initiative for smart healthcare facilities. Various energy projects have been implemented in public hospitals some through Energy Performance Contracting (EPC). The Malaysian Certified Healthcare Facility Manager (CHFM) is a formal education programme that has been developed and offered for the healthcare FM locally and internationally. The aim of this paper is to review the advancement of the FM implementation in public healthcare sector particularly on how sustainability program is being practice within the FM itself.

Item Type: Proceeding (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Certified Healthcare Facility Management, Energy Efficiency, Healthcare, Sustainability Program
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Engineering
Faculties, Institutes, Centres > Faculty of Engineering
Depositing User: Abdullah
Date Deposited: 18 May 2022 07:10
Last Modified: 18 May 2022 07:10

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