Clinic Design’s Next Gold Standard

October 1, 2015     Christine Guzzo Vickery

Today’s clinic spaces must answer providers’ needs for care delivery today and provide the ability to turn that model upside down tomorrow.


Designing Surgical Spaces For Now And Later

September 30, 2015     Tatiana Guimaraes

Surgical environments are a great challenge for healthcare designers, due to rapid evolution of medical procedures and technology. So what’s the key? This blog from the AIA AAH says it’s all about flexibility. 


State Of Mind In Behavioral Healthcare Design

September 25, 2015     Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor

Behavioral healthcare design is making strides by incorporating the aesthetics and amenities of modern acute care facilities while maintaining the safety and comfort that patients require.


Designing The OR Of The Future

September 24, 2015     Kwang Lee

A mock-up of an OR used in the design process for one project yielded lots of ideas on what space and technology requirements are needed to build surgical spaces today that are ready for tomorrow. 


Come Out, Come Out, Wherever You Are

September 23, 2015     Kristin D. Zeit

Can today’s research efforts move the needle on designing healthcare environments? Sure—if you can find them.


Union Village: Introducing A First

September 22, 2015     Ed Miller and Danny Boh

The team behind the in-progress Union Village in Nevada kicks off a series of blogs providing insight on challenges encountered and lessons learned while planning this first-of-its-kind health village, starting with how the IPD team was selected. 


Healing Masterpiece

September 22, 2015     Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor

Grinnell Regional Medical Center turned vacant shell space into a soothing new chemotherapy infusion suite that's full of natural light, warm colors, and an inspiring botanical art installation that casts silhouettes of nature throughout the room all day long.


FIRST LOOK: ReadyMed Plus

September 21, 2015     Posted by Jennifer Kovacs Silvis

See a sneak peek of ReadyMed Plus, a new walk-in medical facility and infusion suite in Worcester, Mass., opening in March 2016.


PHOTO TOUR: Bicester Community Hospital

September 18, 2015     posted by Kristin D. Zeit

Take a visual walk through Bicester Community Hospital in Oxfordshire, U.K., opened in July 2015.


Planning Clinics for Flexibility And Adaptability

September 17, 2015     Christine Guzzo Vickery

In order to answer the constant cycle of change seen in healthcare, it’s important that clinics are designed to respond to the short term and long term.


How To Engage Stakeholders In OR Design

September 9, 2015     Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Bringing users into the design process early is essential to create successful solutions for surgical spaces.


FIRST LOOK: Clarity Child Guidance Center

September 9, 2015     Posted by Jennifer Kovacs Silvis

See a sneak peek of a new expansion to the San Antonio-based nonprofit children’s hospital specializing in behavioral health. 


Sum Of Its Parts: King Abdulaziz Medical City Behavioral Health Facility

September 3, 2015    

The conceptual plan for the integrated behavioral health campus in Saudi Arabia won an Award of Merit in the 2015 Healthcare Design Showcase, with jurors applauding how the project addresses the needs of distinct patient populations by using a zoned approach across outpatient and inpatient care.  


View A Fresh Perspective At St. Charles Bend Cancer Center

September 2, 2015     Posted by Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor

St. Charles Bend Cancer Center earned an Award of Merit in the 2015 Healthcare Design Showcase by using design to maximize the long- and short-range views from its new addition and give patients an improved care environment.


Bright Ideas At Nemours Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children

September 2, 2015     Anne DiNardo, Senior Editor

A new patient tower at the children’s hospital stands out for its colorful façade, almond-shaped buildings, and cost-saving solutions, earning it an Award of Merit in the 2015 Healthcare Design Showcase.

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