Troy Hernly , director of construction for Stevens Construction Inc., has earned his Healthcare Construction Certificate (HCC) from the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE), a subsidiary of the American Hospital Association.

The HCC program involves completing coursework and programs directly related to construction and renovation projects within the health care environment. Program curriculum includes risk management assessment, quality control, medical gas systems, life-safety code, infectious control planning and implementation. Hernly’s certification is valid for three years and demonstrates his understanding and knowledge of the latest compliance issues in health care construction and the expectations of owners, staff and patients.

Based in Fort Myers, Fla. , Stevens Construction specializes in providing construction management, general contracting, and consulting services to clients and design professionals. Other services include site and design team selection, budgeting, project scheduling, permitting, cost and quality control, and warranty service. The company builds health care, commercial and hospitality facilities. For information, visit or call (239) 936-9006.