August 2, 2016 Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor
Sports medicine is moving beyond simply treating injury to delivering holistic care that addresses prevention, training, and recovery, with programs and environments that serve as models for wellness initiatives across healthcare.
Community-inspired aesthetics and indoor/outdoor connections were on display in this year’s Healthcare Design Showcase, but jurors are still looking for more solutions on staff spaces and places where families and care teams can collaborate.
Columbus Regional Health in Columbus, Ind., sought to bring its patients and local community offerings well beyond traditional medical care. The result is WellConnect, a facility that houses a number of services aimed at keeping people well, from yoga classes to primary care referrals.