Healthcare Design Alert

12 Oct Healthcare Design Alert

Will The Home Become The Healthcare Center Of The Future?

HIT Consultant

by Stuart Karten, Principal of Karten Design 10/09/2015 Leave a Comment … Societal forces have started pushing healthcare into the home. Hospitals …


Clemson Researchers Receive Grant To Design Safer, Smarter Hospital Operating Room

Clemson Newsstand

She is the Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System SmartState Endowed Chair in Architecture + Health Design, director of Clemson University’s …


Clinic Design’s Next Gold Standard

Healthcare Design

Concurrently, Lean planning deconstructed the standard clinic module to … need to balance flexible space planning with adaptable space planning. … specialty clinics are adjacent to surgery to address patient/caregiver flow, while …


Henry Ford Unveils Plan For $110 Million Outpatient Cancer Center

Crain’s Detroit Business

But the design calls for integrating the cancer center with the existing main hospital. The project is part of a long-term plan for a $1 billion community …


Designing Surgical Spaces For Now And Later

Healthcare Design (blog)

When designing facilities with lifespans of around 50 years while at the same time considering the fast advancements in medicine and technology, …


How Facility Design Improves Clinical Performance

ACN Newswire (press release)

R. Wayne Estopinal, President of TEG Architects, a solution provider at the marcus evans National Healthcare CXO Summit Fall 2015, on how …


Caring For Kids In Behavioral Healthcare

Healthcare Design

The evolution toward less institutionalized behavioral healthcare environments is also influencing the design of care spaces dedicated to younger …


New Humber River Hospital Showcases Sustainability, Incorporates a Planted Roof

PR Web (press release)

By providing natural beauty and function, the green roof contributes to the new healthcare facility’s overall focus on sustainability. A patented …


Boston Medical Center Aims To Be Green, Lead Way In Sustainability Efforts

Daily Free Press (subscription)

“We believe going green aligns with the goals of healthcare reform and our basic goals as a hospital,” Biggio said. “It’s beneficial from a healthcare …


RBA’s Enviro-Glaze Range Meets Design Brief For Mental Health Facility

Architecture and Design

Healthcare products from RBA Group were specified by the interior designer working on a mental health facility project in Newcastle, NSW.


At Medicine X, Designers Offer Their Take On Why Patient-Centered Design Is Top Priority

Scope (blog)

What he mean is that it is the patient, not technology, that should be at the center of health-care design. “Actually we just coined a new term to describe …


FIRST LOOK: Mercy Health Reveals Design For Massive East Side Medical Center

Cincinnati Business Courier

Designed as an ambulatory pavilion, the center will focus on cancer treatment and women’s health, plus enable Mercy to consolidate some primary …


Sharpening Focus On Women Vets

St. George Daily Spectrum

Women veterans haven’t gotten the same level of health care as male … women’s care out of the cramped 5th floor and into a new, separate facility …