Tidbit 07/09/12

7/9/12 – Lighting requirements from the 2010 Guidelines for Design and Construction of Health Care Facilities:

  • 2.2-2.10 Newborn Intensive Care Unit
  • 2.2-2.10.9.2 Lighting
    (1) Provisions shall be made for indirect lighting and high-intesity lighting in the NICU.
    (2) Electric light sources shall have a color rendering index of no less than 80, a full-spectrum color index of no less than 55, and a gamut area of no less than 65 and no greater than 100.