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Can Better Bariatric Design Lead To Better Reimbursement Rates?

May 29, 2015     Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor

A speaker at this year’s HCD Conference & Expo makes the case that revising our classification of bariatric patients can lead not only to improved care and safer environments for patients and staff but even how facilities are compensated for care.

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PHOTO TOUR: Providence Medical Park

May 29, 2015     posted by Kristin D. Zeit
Take a visual walk through the Providence Medical Park in Spokane Valley, Wash., opened in April 2014.
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Product News Roundup: Week Of 5.25.15

May 29, 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 5.25.15

May 29, 2015     Posted by Shandi Matambanadzo, Associate Editor

Personnel change announcements and industry updates from Ankrom Moisan, Skanska USA, JLL, and more.

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KORT Prepares For June Opening Of Newest Physical Therapy Location

May 29, 2015     Posted by Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor

The outpatient physical and occupational therapy provider is expanding with a new location in Shelbyville, Ky.

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Karmanos Center for Natural Birth Opens Healing Garden

May 29, 2015     Posted by Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor

The rooftop space at the Royal Oak campus is accessible from the center’s six natural birthing suites.

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The Ranch Treatment Center Adds 15-Bed Residential Facility

May 29, 2015     Posted by Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor


The Swan Creek House for women with addiction and co-occurring mental health disorders houses comfortable living and outdoor spaces as well as room for equine therapy.

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If These Walls Could Heal

May 28, 2015     Kristin D. Zeit, Editor-in-Chief

Recent studies and real-world room designs, described at the Healthcare Design Academy in Houston, aim to take HAI prevention to the next level.

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Leicester Royal Infirmary Begins Site Work For New ED

May 28, 2015     Posted by Shandi Matambanadzo, Associate Editor

The project is the first phase of the hospital's five-year, $489.6 million plan and dite preparation has now begun.

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Vassar Brothers Medical Center Unveils Plans For $466M Inpatient Pavilion

May 28, 2015     Posted by Shandi Matambanadzo, Associate Editor

A certificate of need application has been filed the New York State Department of Health for the 696,000-square-foot, seven-level facility.

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West Tennessee Healthcare, HealthSouth Corp. Form Joint Venture For New Rehab Hospital

May 27, 2015     Posted by Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor

The two have agreed to own and operate a new freestanding, 48-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Jackson, Tenn. 

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Methodist Specialty & Transplant Hospital MOB To See Updates

May 27, 2015     Posted by Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor

After a recent acquisition, new plans for Physicians Plaza II include renovations to attract physicians to the space. 

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Corning Hospital Plans Wound Care Unit

May 27, 2015     Posted by Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor

A proposed 3,400-square-foot addition to the Corning, N.Y., hospital is closer to coming to fruition.