The Linders Health Instituteā„¢ ( www.thelindershealthinstitute.com) emerged as a result of the regulatory environmental changes over the past several years as mandated by TJC (The Joint Commission)  The Consumers Union and CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services).  

The Institute is an entity for education and research for Infectious Diseases. It is a division of Philders Group Intl Inc. (www.phildersgroup.net) which has a rich history of consulting within the field of Infectious Diseases emerging in the built environment.  It is headquartered in Heathrow, Florida which is known to be the high tech corridor.

Their infection control program addresses the serious issue of Infection Control Risk Assessment (ICRA) as it pertains to the AEC (architects, engineers, and contractors) working in the healthcare environment during construction, renovation, demolition of healthcare buildings.  It is the only expert course of its kind which is taught from the healthcare perspective for those service providers working within the Environment of Care.