These units have to do a lot of heavy lifting in today’s hospital environment, calling for designers to rethink existing models to better facilitate team-based care, streamline operations, and provide future flexibility.
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital undertakes a renovation of its pediatric waiting room using graphics, colors, and custom wood furnishings that are designed to appeal to young patients and their families.
The general manager of healthcare for Mortenson Construction Chicago weighs in on how providers' interest in improving the overall health and well-being of patients is being translated to the way healthcare facilities are built.
Setting aggressive energy goals and efficiency standards is one thing; meeting them is another. Healthcare Design revisits some of the industry’s most notable green healthcare projects to find out what happened on their journey—and where they stand today.