Construction and Design - March 2017

Behavioral health design white paper available

Healthcare Design magazine is offering a free white paper on design considerations for behavioral health, including patient dignity, safety and durable interior products


Designing for an aging population

Every environment needs to be a senior environment, including healthcare facilities, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website


Healthcare projects demand design and practicality

Construction for healthcare tenants can be one of the most expensive project types


How a Houston homeless healthcare facility designed a space for comfort and durability

The challenge from the outset was to completely transform the outdated downtown building into a welcoming and comfortable place


Finding the right information

The Center for Health Design offers resources that will help separate the noise from the signals, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website


Centralized team areas need to be designed for efficiency and collaboration

The idea is to gather information, services and resources


Pediatric facility architect relies on family input

Giving parents plentiful outlets in a waiting room to keep their phones charged, can transform a hospital experience, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website


Healthcare facilities cut expenses with sustainability programs

Hospitals are also concerned with their environmental footprint


Baltimore wellness center designed to reduce stigma of mental illness

Simon Life and Wellness wants clients to see it as a cool and welcoming place


Michigan healthcare facility design aces test of time

ACHA 2017 Legacy Project Award winner still groundbreaking


Creating a wholesome healthcare environment

Textiles and wall coverings present a unique opportunity to make an important design impact for design professionals


Healthcare facilities make nature part of healing process

The beneficial impact of nature as a healing element is well-documented


Good design can future-proof healthcare facilities

Design can reduce distractions, standardize equipment and supply location and provide adequate space for documentation and work areas


Healthcare built environments being created in convenient retail locations

Adapting buildings in former retail spaces requires significant infrastructure upgrades and collaboration with property managers, according to an article on the Healthcare Design website


Cancer center designed to improve patient experience

Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute was designed to allow natural light throughout the building


Hospital displays repurposed 'industrial junk'

University of Kentucky creates art from construction barrier images


Outpatient healthcare design looking to retail and hospitality

Facilities getting a fresh look that caters to the new lifestyle design trend


Bad hospital design can be unhealthy

Doctor says he is struck daily by how much better hospitals could be designed


Johns Hopkins Hospital provides prescription for healthcare surfacing

JHH conducted a system wide multi-disciplinary research flooring testing study


Your healthcare facility's LED retrofit checklist

How do you begin to coordinate and come up with funds to replace lighting systems across thousands of square feet?


Best practices for hospital floors

Hospitals face a unique set of challenges with flooring


NOAH plans first conference

National Organization for Arts in Health plans event with the 30th Healthcare Facilities and Design Symposium and Exposition



FREE Newsletter Signup Form

News & Updates | Webcast Alerts
Building Technologies | & More!


All fields are required. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.


Healthcare Facilities Today membership includes free email newsletters from our facility-industry brands.

Facebook   Twitter   LinkedIn   Posts

Copyright © 2023 TradePress. All rights reserved.