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Consolidation Yields Systems Optimization At NEA Baptist

November 10, 2014     Margie Monin Dombrowski
NEA Baptist hospital exterior
To solve a disjointed workflow, NEA Baptist relocated to a new site where its acute care hospital, clinics, cancer center, and more than 1,200 employees could share a single campus.
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Crystal Ball: Looking Into The Future Of Patient Room Design

November 10, 2014     Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor
See a sneak peek of patient room projects on design boards today and details on how healthcare designers are reimagining this all-important space, the third installment in Healthcare Design's special report on the patient room.
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Unit Design Is Secret To Successful Patient Room

November 7, 2014     Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor
The effectiveness of any patient room design requires an equally effective unit design that supports efficient, functional, and safe operations and care delivery. Designers weigh in on best practices for inpatient unit design in this installment of Healthcare Design’s special report on the patient room.
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PHOTO TOUR: The Miriam Hospital Emergency Department

November 7, 2014     Posted by Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor
Take a visual walk through the renovated emergency department, opened in Providence, R.I., in May 2014.
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Reworking The Healthcare Workspace

November 7, 2014     Angela Mazzi and Erin Schmidt
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center's Cancer and Blood Diseases Instit
Recent shifts in care delivery models are inspiring the need to rethink workspaces of old to support more collaborative team-based approaches.
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Stakes Are High For Patient Room Design

November 6, 2014     Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor
The patient room is home away from home and, increasingly, where all the action happens—providing countless reasons to makes sure the design is right. This in-depth look at the state of patient room design today is the first installment in Healthcare Design’s special report on the patient room.
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What Designers Need To Know About Healthcare Reform’s Next Step

November 5, 2014     Eileen B. Malone and Ellen Taylor
The Hospital-Acquired Conditions Reduction Program, mandated by the Affordable Care Act, became effective in October, and it’s important for designers to understand the built environment’s role in helping providers answer this next reform challenge.
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New ASID Tool Aims To Break Through The Sustainability Clutter

November 4, 2014     Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor
The Protocols for Health and Wellness in Design will be released in 2015 with the goal to help design professionals understand existing green guidelines and how they work together.
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Podcast: Design Goals Of A New Public Safety-Net Hospital

November 3, 2014     Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor
In this Healthcare Design podcast, senior editor Anne DiNardo speaks with Matthew Gutwein, president and CEO of Health & Hospital Corp. of Marion County (Indianapolis), on maximizing the opportunity to build a new campus for Eskenazi Health.
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PHOTO TOUR: Mercer Ambulatory Clinic

October 31, 2014     posted by Kristin D. Zeit
Take a visual walk through Mercer Medicine’s new multispecialty ambulatory clinic in Macon, Ga., in a building formerly occupied by the Georgia Music Hall of Fame, completed in September 2014.
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