Landscape Architecture


Gardens Greet All 4 Seasons At Northeast Georgia Medical Center

October 24, 2014     Sharon Schnall
Gardens at the Gainesville, Ga., hospital bring lush foliage to its grounds year-round—earning them the Gold Award in the 2014 Landscape Architecture for Healthcare Communities Competition.

PHOTO TOUR: Queen of the Valley New Herman Family Pavilion

October 10, 2014     Posted by Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor
Take a visual walk through a new diagnostic and surgical pavilion in Napa, Calif., opening in November 2014.

PHOTO TOUR: The Women’s Center

September 26, 2014     posted by Kristin D. Zeit
Take a visual walk through The Women’s Center in Grants Pass, Ore., opened in February 2013.

PHOTO TOUR: Resolute Health’s Wellness Campus

September 5, 2014     posted by Kristin D. Zeit
Take a visual walk though Resolute Health’s New Braunfels Community Health Commons in New Braunfels, Texas, opened in June 2014.

FIRST LOOK: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Specialty Care Center

July 30, 2014     Posted by Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor
A new ambulatory center in King of Prussia, Pa., relies on a unique building geometry and play on light and colors to create a visually engaging environment for patients.

Room To Bloom At Mercy Health

July 28, 2014     Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor
The new West Hospital houses one of the largest green roofs in the state of Ohio with a mix of 65,000 native plants.


July 25, 2014     posted by Kristin D. Zeit
Take a visual walk through the new Legacy ER in Allen, Texas, opened in November 2013.

Mercy Health Goes Bold And Beautiful

July 16, 2014     Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor
Faced with a challenging site, the design team behind the new Mercy Health West hospital in Cincinnati maximized the location to create innovative design solutions—inside and out.

3 Takeaways From HCD Academy Portland

July 3, 2014     Kristin D. Zeit, Editor-in-Chief
In June, facility managers, architects, owners, interior designers, and construction executives shared the stage to discuss key industry challenges and take the pulse of progress. Here are three lessons that stood out.

Can Different Architectural Forms Influence Patient Behavior?

June 26, 2014     Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor
Researchers from Texas Tech and HKS look at how contours may affect patients and their overall experience. The results will be shared at the 2014 Healthcare Design Conference.

Dell Children’s Pathway To Platinum

June 11, 2014     Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor
The hospital’s new bed tower pushes its tradition of sustainable design forward in water and energy conservation and healthy materials sourcing.

Lauded Landscapes: Inspiring Views From Award-Winning Outdoor Spaces

June 10, 2014     Edited by Margie Monin Dombrowski
The Silver and Bronze winners of Vendome Healthcare Media’s inaugural Landscape Architecture for Healthcare Communities awards program use innovative designs to resolve a number of challenges.

Garden Brings Tranquility To Cancer Center’s Urban Locale

June 10, 2014     Margie Monin Dombrowski
A rooftop garden at Yale-New Haven’s Smilow Cancer Hospital offers patients the calm and comfort of a backyard space—seven floors above the bustling city below.

PHOTO TOUR: Nepean Mental Health Centre

May 29, 2014     posted by Kristin D. Zeit
Take a visual walk through the Nepean Mental Health Centre in Penrith, New South Wales, Australia, opened in March 2014.

Medical Tourism Spotlight: Healthpoint

May 19, 2014     Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor
This 78-bed facility offers VIP suites, landscaped promenades, and specialty orthopedic care in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
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