Interior Design - October 2013
Hospital's interior highlights the landmarks and life found in and around Washington's Puget Sound
'Patient Room 2020' project integrates hardware components such as a computer screen and iPad to improve sanitation
Study shows 30 percent of patients undergoing MRIs experience some form of anxiety that is often exacerbated by poor facility conditions, such as lackluster waiting spaces
Interior design references Cobb without turning into a 'sports bar'
Facility planners want durability, ease of maintenance and upscale look
Having a baby is complicated and comes with a lot of emotions. Not all are positive.
Well designed, visitors barely notice them as they walk through, but everybody notices if they're done wrong
A patient unit can provides multiple neighborhoods and a "park" for all to engage as a community