This year’s honorees—D. Kirk Hamilton and Jaynelle Stichler—have coedited the HERD Journal for more than a decade. At the Healthcare Design Expo in Houston, they discussed how their careers in architecture and nursing, respectively, eventually led to writing, research, and advocating for evidence-based design.
Cleveland’s safety-net hospital of 175 years is evolving to support efforts that improve the health of its patients and the community where they live. The move is inspiring a years-long campus transformation project that addresses healthcare as well as economic opportunity, access to nature, public transit, and more.
Well-designed rehabilitation centers provide responsive environments to patients over both short- and long-term stays, re-creating independent living as much as possible to help ease the transition back home.
As the IPD team behind the massive, in-progress Union Village health village in Henderson, Nev., proceeds with the project, one of its architects sheds light on ways the local community is being involved in the design and construction process and the rewards that come from making the effort.
February 18, 2016 Roman Buckner and Jeffrey Powell
The relocation of staff, services, and patients from the existing Parkland Hospital in Dallas to its 2.1 million-square-foot replacement was a substantial task with plenty of planning takeaways for moves of all sizes.
January 28, 2016 Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Executive Editor
A once-dead hospital construction project is revived 12 years later with a new owner and new name—Grandview Medical Center—bringing almost a million square feet of healthcare services to a prime location in Birmingham, Ala.
This is the final installment in our interview series with past recipients of Healthcare Design’s professional awards programs, featuring a Q+A with Gail Vittori, the co-director at the Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems.
This is the ninth installment in our interview series with past recipients of Healthcare Design’s professional awards programs, featuring a Q+A with Derek Parker, the founder and chairman of PCI. Check back daily for more installments.