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Q&A: Water fixture maintenance

Showerheads, faucets, and spigots: Maintaining them and keeping them operating smoothly is key to both savings for your healthcare facility and care quality for your patients.

Plus, if you don’t, CMS, accrediting organizations, and other regulatory agencies will come at you hard.  

To talk about the physical and mechanical maintenance of healthcare water fixtures, we spoke with Charles Bragdon, founder and president of the California-based Water Saver Solutions, which works with healthcare systems to improve water savings, efficiency, and quality. His company also offers fixture-specific information and services at

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