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Impact on Operational Optimization: Why the Floor Matters

Course Information

Health systems are often confronted with industry misconceptions regarding resilient flooring, their associated maintenance protocol, and their ability to sustain the demands of the acute-care facility. It is crucial to evaluate a flooring material’s long-term cost-effectiveness in relation to its initial costs and the associated person-hours to maintain.


Learning objectives:

  • Healthcare reimbursement drivers, evaluate the impact of interior finish selections on healthcare system costs from foundation to final aesthetics.
  • Analyze the significance of the floor in relation to enhancing patient outcomes and minimizing expenses over time.
  • Design flooring that prioritizes user well-being and minimizes potential risks, thereby enhancing productivity and achieving a return on investment through an emphasis on user needs and performance requirements.
  • An overview of evidence-based design influences the selection of interior finishes for optimal well-being, security, and effectiveness in various contexts.

Presenters: Sara Sinex, Marketing Content Specialist, Tarkett + other Tarkett staff


EDAC Course ID:
July 11, 2023 to July 11, 2026
Class Frequency:
Lecture/Educational Session