Desert Regional Medical Center

Altro Suprema becomes choice flooring for operating rooms at Desert Regional

Altro Suprema

Desert Regional Medical Center is a 387-bed acute care hospital in Palm Springs, California. The facility’s emergency department is the only trauma center in Coachella Valley, serving over 8,000 square miles of Southeastern California.

In addition, the medical center offers a comprehensive array of services, earning The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval, the highest level of certification for two of their programs.

The facility underwent a renovation to three of their existing operating rooms. PDC Interiors, out of Anaheim, CA, specified Altro Suprema for the job. PDC has much experience using Altro products, and installed 200 square yards of the hygienic flooring.

Altro Suprema is ideal for healthcare applications, making it a top choice for operating room specifications.

Altro Suprema has the features and benefits that are essential for areas where hygiene is mission critical. The Maxis Easyclean PUR Technology provides industry leading cleanability and stain resistance.

Altro Suprema has excellent slip resistance values of .79 D / 1.0 W and has a static load limit of 2500 psi.

These benefits contribute to Altro Suprema being a leading flooring option for operating, emergency, and scrub rooms in the healthcare industry, areas requiring the most hygienic finishes.

The broad color palette of 40 stylish hues lends itself to front of house applications and areas where design elements are important.

PDC Interiors specified Altro Suprema Wheat and Melon for the operating rooms, utilizing the features of the product while also enhancing the design with modern colors. The installer’s knowledge of the unique needs of operating room environments and understanding of Altro Suprema’s qualifications made the renovation at Desert Regional Medical Center a success.

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