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6 Ways Prefabrication Can Benefit Your Construction Project

Posted By Mike LaRue On April 24, 2017
Prefabrication wall at the Milwaukee Bucks Training Center

Prefabrication is not a new concept to the construction industry; it has been around for centuries.  However, it has reinvented itself with the growth of Building Information Modeling (BIM).  BIM enables the increased use of prefabrication, making it more feasible to implement on projects. Read on below to find out what prefabrication is and the […]

Key Facts We Learned from
WHA Advocacy Day

Posted By Jeannie Cullen-Schultz On April 20, 2017
Wisconsin Hospital Association logo

For the last several years, JP Cullen has attended the annual WHA Advocacy Day, here in Madison. The event (which took place on April 19th this year) was brimming with healthcare professionals, hospital leaders, volunteers, and construction companies like JP Cullen, deeply committed to growing and maintaining our great healthcare systems in Wisconsin. Over the […]

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Micro-hospitals: What are They and How will They Provide Better Patient Care

Posted By Jeannie Cullen-Schultz On February 23, 2017
Interior of Aurora West Allis Memorial Hospital ACL Lab Renovation

Bigger is better, right?  Not necessarily. In the fast-paced world of hospitals and patient care, some facilities are choosing to build smaller facilities.  These facilities called micro-hospitals are aiming to serve specific communities in affordable ways with small-footprint hospitals. What are Micro-hospitals? Micro-hospitals are small care facilities that provide services such as an emergency department, pharmacy, […]

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How Construction Barriers Are Protecting Patients

Posted By Jeannie Cullen-Schultz On January 27, 2017

Construction management in active healthcare facilities is challenging for many reasons, but patient safety and comfort always come first, and are part of the reason the work is so rewarding. Construction firms need to find ways to keep hospitals and clinics functioning optimally during construction, while also protecting staff and patients from potential hazards like […]

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How Union Corners was Transformed

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On January 23, 2017

As part of our New Year’s resolutions, we are starting a new weekly blog series titled “Tough Job of the Week”. As the Tough Job Experts, we want to bring updates to our readers on current and recently completed projects, along with some unique ones we think may pique your interest. Before we get to […]

3 Benefits of Using On/Off Stage Design in Healthcare

Posted By Jeannie Cullen-Schultz On October 19, 2016

September marked the 2nd Annual ACHE Wisconsin Chapter conference, held in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.  JP Cullen sent key employees to the conference, which offers many learning opportunities about the intersections of the healthcare and construction industries.  This year, Jeannie Cullen Schultz – JP Cullen’s Healthcare Construction Director – attended one such learning opportunity about the […]

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Why I Am Thankful for Healthcare

Posted By Jeannie Cullen-Schultz On July 7, 2016

Over the last three years as JP Cullen’s Healthcare Construction Director, I have focused on learning as much as I could about the healthcare industry. While a large part of my attention is focused on healthcare construction and our projects within healthcare systems –whether it is a standalone clinic or a complex remodel inside a […]

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