Interior Design

Security and Openness in Behavioral Health Staff Stations

A design that retains openness between staff and patients contributes to a more normalizing, stress-reducing environment.

2/21/2024



Integrating the Natural World into Healthcare Facilities

The natural world has a myriad of health benefits for patients of all types.

2/15/2024



Designing for Holistic Healing in Healthcare

Creating a space for holistic health, or the community, means going beyond the basics of healthcare facility design.

2/8/2024



Infusion Bay Design to Balance Privacy and Efficiency

Good design can ease discomfort, but one standardized choice might not fit all.

2/7/2024



Designing Healthcare Facilities for Autonomy, Choice and Inclusivity

Giving patients a familiar space and the power to choose can enhance their overall experience.

2/1/2024



Designing Customized Furnishings in Healthcare

What happens when the exact furniture piece healthcare designers need does not exist? They help create it.

1/22/2024



Inclusivity and Dignity in Healthcare Facility Design

A sense of pride in the facility is important to the patient experience.

1/18/2024



Evidence-Based Design Plays Major Role in New Healthcare Facilities

Designers must remain flexible to best provide individuals with healing design solutions.

1/16/2024



How to Integrate Biophilia into Healthcare Settings

Biophilia, while associated with plant life, is much more than just that.

1/11/2024



Human-Centered Design Can Redefine Physical Spaces

By weaving technology into the fabric of healthcare, designers can tackle inherent challenges at the heart of healthcare.

1/10/2024



Individualizing the Patient Experience Through Technology

From lighting controls to smart rooms, using existing and emerging technology to further the patient experience is vital.

12/28/2023



Designing Healthcare Facilities to Reduce Anxiety and Stress

Human-centered design is a concept that prioritizes the needs of an individual and the healing process.

12/14/2023



Collaboration is a Must-Have When Designing Healthcare Facilities

Designers have begun working with medical professionals to create more functional healthcare facilities.

12/5/2023



Healthcare Experts Are Integral to Better Hospital Design

Designers have begun collaborating with healthcare experts to create more functional operations.

11/28/2023



Healthcare Design to Enhance Worker Well-Being

Digital experience designs can create interventions in healthcare that benefit medical providers, their patients and families.

11/27/2023



Improving the Patient Experience Through Stress-Free Design

Design plays a role in the amount of stress patients feel in healthcare facilities.

11/21/2023



Moodsonic Partners with MSK Innovation Hub for Healthcare Soundscaping

The collaboration is for researching nature-based soundscaping for recovery in oncology settings.

11/15/2023



Implementing Inclusion Methods in Healthcare Designs

Design in healthcare is about creating an environment that enhances building occupants.

11/14/2023



Incorporating Biophilic Design into Healthcare Operations

As more evidence comes out about how biophilic elements can have a positive effect on healthcare facilities, designers have opted to incorporate it into their designs.

11/7/2023



The Benefits of Biophilic Design in Healthcare Facilities

Designers have started implementing natural elements into the designs of healthcare facilities. 

10/31/2023



Healthcare Facility Conversion Projects Come with Unique Considerations

Converting a historic firehouse into a mental healthcare facility posed four challenges for design firm JZA+D.

10/26/2023



Revolutionizing Healthcare Design: Modular, Flexible and Tech-Driven Trends

Designers look toward emerging trends for the development of healthcare facilities. 

10/17/2023



Healthcare Facilities Trends to Look Out for in 2024

Healthcare facility designs are adapting to evolving patient and staff needs, with a focus on providing a more hospitality-oriented environment for patients.

10/10/2023



Unique Facility Combines Housing and Healthcare

CCC Blackburn Center gives about 3,000 patients per year access to employment services, housing placement, and complementary clinic services.

10/3/2023



Creating an Inclusive Space for Everyone Through Universal Design

Designers are using their compassion to create inclusive spaces for all patients.

9/26/2023



Disney and Pixar Art Puts Patients at Ease

Artwork and colors can affect the patient's experience.

9/21/2023



Reside Health Transforms Space to Better Enhance Patient Experience

Reside Health transforms its space to create a comprehensive healthcare sanctuary for patients.

9/19/2023



Improving Patient Experience through Layout and Design

Designers are working with hospitals to accommodate new functions and procedures while keeping patients at ease.

9/18/2023



How to Choose Healthy, Sustainable Finishes for Healthcare Facilities

Evaluating the many variables behind material selection can be overwhelming. One strategy incorporates research on material sustainability.

9/6/2023



Acoustics Reduce Stress, Increase Productivity in Healthcare Staff

Acoustics manufacturers discuss the effects of acoustics on healthcare staff.

9/1/2023



Making Lighting System Upgrades Work

Projects can present managers with a host of tough challenges, including scheduling and safety, that must be addressed in the planning stages.

8/21/2023



Proper Acoustics Help Improve Patient Recovery

Acoustics manufacturers discuss the impact of acoustics on patient comfort and healing.

8/18/2023



Designers Use Art for Wayfinding in Healthcare Facilities

Designers are embracing regionalism to help navigate complicated buildings.

8/8/2023



Revitalizing Healthcare: Lessons from the Retail Industry 

By embracing a customer-focused approach, healthcare systems can foster trust, improve patient satisfaction and enhance the overall quality of care.

8/7/2023



How Art is Transforming Healthcare Facilities

Designers are finding new ways to incorporate art in healthcare facilities.

8/1/2023



Creating Diverse and Inclusive Senior Care Facilities: Designing for Diversity and Community

The older generation is rapidly diversifying and senior care facilities will need to reflect that.

7/14/2023



Converting Old Buildings to New Hospitals

With limited space available for new buildings, healthcare professionals are now looking at old buildings.

7/11/2023



What Does Trauma-Informed Design Mean for Healthcare Facilities?

This design practice can help ease traumatized patients in their surroundings with healthcare facilities.

7/6/2023



HGA Completes Children's National Hospital Project

Many different factors were considered in the design process for this project.

7/5/2023



What are the Best Plants to Use in Biophilic Design?

Good biophilic design marries interior and exterior, space and site.

6/27/2023



The Rise of Biophilic Design in Healthcare Facilities

What was seemingly a design trend is now here to stay.

6/20/2023



Designers Rely on Empathy to Create Sustainable Buildings

Designers are thinking about future generations when building new healthcare facilities.

6/6/2023



How to Design Healthcare Facilities for Staff Wellness

Good healthcare design supports staff and can help them make better decisions.

5/17/2023



Making Restrooms Accessible in Senior Care Facilities

Making accessible restrooms doesn’t have to break the bank.

5/16/2023



How the Hospitality Industry is Influencing Senior Care Facilities

This trend aims to create a more inviting atmosphere and experience.

5/4/2023



4 Takeaways from the Environments for Aging Conference

The annual conference brought together designers and architects to discuss how they can create new, safe and innovative spaces for seniors.

5/3/2023



Healthcare Flooring: Balancing Cleaning and Sustainability

Changing expectations placed on flooring in hospitals brought on by pandemic have created more complex replacement decisions for managers.

4/19/2023



Clinic Design: Common Configurations for the Future

Designs need to balance the customer experience, touchpoints, circulation and flow of people, exam room flexibility and walking distances for clinical staff.

4/12/2023



Future-Proofing Healthcare Infrastructure

Architects are focused on designing medical facilities that are sustainable, as well as pandemic- and future-proof.

4/10/2023



Biophilia, Luxe Minimalism Paint Colors to Trend in Healthcare Facilities

Paint colors can leave a lasting impact on our moods.

4/6/2023



 
 
 


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