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CMMS Healthcare Solutions: How a CMMS Can Improve Healthcare

Jun 28, 2019 10:59:58 AM / by CMMS Insight Staff posted in CMMS, Computerized Maintenance Management System, CMMS Software

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For hospitals, patient safety is paramount. You’re tasked with the invaluable task of protecting people’s health, no matter how big or small the problem might be.

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CMMS Meaning and Role in Improving Your Business

Jun 19, 2019 2:10:31 PM / by CMMS Insight Staff posted in CMMS, Computerized Maintenance Management System, CMMS Software, Facility Management, Asset Management

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The work of your maintenance team is never done. From routine maintenance checkups to unplanned downtime to outside work orders, they have a lot on their plate.

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4 Facilities Management Tips You Need to Succeed

Jun 17, 2019 11:19:49 AM / by CMMS Insight Staff posted in CMMS, Facility Management, Preventative Maintenance

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Picture this. You’re a new facilities manager. You have some idea of how to do this, but you know you could be better.

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Equipment Maintenance Best Practices

Jun 14, 2019 12:31:45 PM / by CMMS Insight Staff posted in Facility Management, Asset Management

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Your machines are the backbone of your entire business. Without them, you wouldn’t be able to take on projects and generate income.

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The Importance of Machine Preventative Maintenance

Jun 12, 2019 10:50:12 AM / by CMMS Insight Staff posted in Preventative Maintenance

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Machine preventative maintenance might sound like a hassle. After all, your maintenance team has enough on their plates. Why bother checking a machine if nothing’s wrong with it?

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What Is Proactive Maintenance?

Jun 11, 2019 4:46:28 PM / by CMMS Insight Staff posted in CMMS, Facility Management, Safety Management

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Most people think of maintenance as putting out fires. But if maintenance is done right, it can actually help prevent fires (literally and figuratively).

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What Is CMMS Asset Management?

Jun 10, 2019 10:12:38 AM / by CMMS Insight Staff posted in CMMS, Computerized Maintenance Management System, CMMS Software, Asset Management

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Your team can’t afford to wait. You can’t get caught up in the muddle.

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What Is a Maintenance Backlog and Why Is It Important?

Feb 4, 2019 3:27:50 PM / by CMMS Insight Staff posted in CMMS, CMMS Software, Preventative Maintenance

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It’s not the most glamorous task in your department, but maintaining an accurate maintenance backlog is an essential piece of your company’s puzzle.

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The Formula Used to Measure and Calculate Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)

Jan 16, 2019 3:16:13 PM / by CMMS Insight Staff posted in Preventative Maintenance, Metrics

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There’s a bit of confusion about Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) and its necessity (or lack thereof) in company operations. Contrary to some believers, OEE isn’t just a metric that’s nice to have. Rather, with accurate calculations, OEE can add real value to your company’s bottom line.

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Defining CMMS Metrics: The Value of Mean Time to Repair (MTTR) and Why It’s Important

Jan 7, 2019 12:17:37 PM / by CMMS Insight Staff posted in CMMS, Facility Management, Preventative Maintenance, Asset Management

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Maintenance departments largely gauge their effectiveness and success on common metrics. It’s the only way to gain data-driven insights into how your department functions and where you can make improvements.

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