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PHOTO TOUR: American College of Chest Physicians HQ And Training Center

February 27, 2015     posted by Kristin D. Zeit
Take a visual walk through the global headquarters and Innovation, Simulation, and Training Center for the American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) in Glenview, Ill., completed in January 2014.
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Product News Roundup: Week Of 2.23.15

February 27, 2015     Posted by Shandi Matambanadzo, Associate Editor

A weekly roundup of new products and vendor news in the healthcare industry.

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Industry Briefs: Week Of 2.23.15

February 26, 2015     Posted by Shandi Matambanadzo, Associate Editor

Personnel change announcements and industry updates from Page, Gilbane, Perkins+Will, and more.

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Benenden Hospital Celebrates Redevelopment Milestone

February 26, 2015     Posted by Shandi Matambanadzo, Associate Editor

The new facility in Kent, England, will consolidate services and include new operating rooms, private patient rooms, a pharmacy, an ophthalmic suite, a new outpatient department, a new entrance with a glassed roofed atrium, and more.

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Bayhealth Selects Design Team For $250M Project

February 26, 2015     Posted by Shandi Matambanadzo, Associate Editor

The health campus will include an inpatient hospital, an emergency department, outpatient services, and more.

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Highland Hospital Plans Building Addition

February 26, 2015     Posted by Shandi Matambanadzo, Associate Editor

The facility has filed a Certificate of Need for the project which will include six operating rooms as well as a 26-bed inpatient observation unit.

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Travel Bug: Medical Tourism And The Role Of Design

February 25, 2015     Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor

Documentarian Morgan Spurlock recently tackled the trend of medical tourism, highlighting why it makes financial sense for many Americans. And when it comes to attracting patients overseas, the built environment, from aesthetics to operational support, is a necessary foundation. 

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Washington Hospital To Add Critical Care Pavilion

February 25, 2015     Posted by Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor

The Fremont, Calif., hospital broke ground on the project that brings a new and expanded ED as well as an intensive care unit and additional inpatient rooms. 

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Eastern Maine Medical Center Modernization Hits Milestone

February 25, 2015     Posted by Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor

The project includes a new 361,000-square-foot patient tower that will support a sterile processing department, main lobby, heart center, surgical suite, NICU, and three floors of private patient rooms.

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Raby Institute of Integrative Medicine at Northwestern Gets New Look

February 25, 2015     Posted by Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor

A renovation and expansion project at Chicago's Raby Institute of Integrative Medicine at Northwestern includes the build-out of a reception area, exam rooms, treatment rooms, and medical imaging rooms.

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Time And Space: An Interview With Jain Malkin

February 24, 2015     Kristin D. Zeit, Editor-in-Chief
Space planning and healthcare interior design have come a long way in 40 years, and veteran designer Jain Malkin has tracked their progress through four editions of "Medical and Dental Space Planning." Here, the author weighs in on the future of healthcare interiors.
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Innovation And The Design Of Healthcare Spaces: Next Steps Begin Now

February 24, 2015     Kristin D. Zeit, Editor-in-Chief

The Healthcare Design Innovation Survey results are in, identifying and targeting the areas of our industry most in need of game-changing ideas. But where do we go from here?

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Wekiva Springs Center Completes Expansion

February 24, 2015     Posted by Shandi Matambanadzo, Associate Editor

The Jacksonville, Fla., health facility recently celebrated the $9.7 million, 20,000-sqaure-foot expansion with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.