The National Health Service has hired a new kind of worker for its new acute care hospital in Scotland—the kind that doesn't mind dirty laundry nor is susceptible to infection. Yet these automated orderlies required some special attention in the facility design.

http://www.healthcaredesignmagazine.com/AutomatedOrderlies

News Notes

The HEALTHCARE DESIGN Web site serves daily news focused on healthcare facility design, construction, and operations. The news feed covers reports and studies, views and news from professional associations, design and construction firm news, personnel news, product developments, upcoming events, and more. Delivered to your e-mail inbox, the weekly e-newsletter is a convenient way to read the top headlines in the field. Find out more and subscribe to the eNews at http://www.healthcaredesignmagazine.com.