How Healthcare Facility Managers Can Elevate the Environment of Care
Managers need to ensure that every detail of a facility supports the team, community and patient experience.
Artwork Promotes Health and Healing in Healthcare Facilities
Art is being utilized for more services in healthcare facilities.
How Can Senior Care Facilities Attract Families to Visit?
The design of common areas will be critical for holding family gatherings.
Moz Designs Illuminates Inspira Vineland Medical Center
Moz Designs designed the facility with patients’ wellness in mind.
Senior Living Facilities for the Baby Boomer Generation
Baby Boomers want to maintain their lifestyles and connections in senior living.
Ambulatory Surgery Center Design with Patients and Staff in Mind
Convenient location, thoughtful design and an emphasis on patient safety and comfort are hallmarks of contemporary ASCs.
OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital Simulates a Renovated Surgical Department
The simulation allowed the hospital to see two different renovations for its surgical department.
Furniture's Role in Healthcare Facilities
Managers are creating environments that support patient healing and ease the workload and physical strain on clinicians.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Unveils First Ever Family Commons
The 45,000 square-foot commons area provides a space for facilities to find comfort between appointments.
Designers Address Growing Community Responsibility
Healthcare facilities designers are looking to improve buildings for everyone in the community.
The Future of Healthcare Facilities: Design Considerations and Cost Impacts
Healthcare leaders can incorporate design strategies into the built environment that create better patient outcomes and safer conditions for all.
Interior Design with Caregivers in Mind
More healthcare facilities are establishing spaces for caregivers that offer comfort, privacy and an opportunity to rest and recharge.
Designing Hospitals Fit for the Future of Cities
By rethinking priorities, architects and designers can create healthcare facilities that improve the quality of life in the community.
The Reason Behind the Luxury Senior Care Facilities Boom
Senior care facilities have increased expectations among residents.
Optimizing the Emergency Department for Efficiency and Success
Managers can invest in emergency department renovations to keep up with patient care, remain competitive, meet current codes and increase revenue.
Senior Care Facilities Can Plan for Safety Within New Designs
Senior care facilities are striving to balance safety and independence for their residents.
Genesee Health System Supports Families with New Behavior Health Facility
HED developed a new facility that brings all of GHS’ children’s program to one space.
Designing Behavioral Health Facilities With Patients in Mind
Effective design decisions enhance client well-being and improve outcomes by providing the most effective conditions for healing.
The Glick Center to Use Nature, Art as Tools for Healing in New Design
Metro Health System’s new patient tower is sustainable and patient focused.
How Luxury Senior Care Facilities Create a Community Between Residents
Senior care facilities are prioritizing connectivity and wellness for residents.
How to Specify Chemical-Resistant Fabrics for Healthcare Facilities
A standard and series of tests have been developed to ensure products and fabrics can withstand frequent cleaning and disinfection.
Healthcare Facility Design Now Aims to Promote Employee Wellness
Promoting wellness through design is one way healthcare facilities are trying to recruit and retain employees.
Hospital Room Design Affects Patient Health
Researchers sought to understand whether certain hospital room features impact mortality and length of stay after surgery.
Now is the Time to Prioritize Acoustics in Outpatient Facilities
The sudden rise in telemedicine has put renewed focus on acoustics.
4 Interior Design Trends to Create Spaces That Heal
Healthcare facilities are evolving their designs to provide more calming and seamless patient experiences.
Jackson West Medical Center Uses Design to Focus on Patient Wellness
The design incorporates nature to better promote healing
Round Desk Allows for Versatility and Flexibility
With beauty, performance, and pure possibility all in one, Durasein makes healthcare environments fun and rewarding to design.
Ceiling Change Nearly Doubles Pressure Differential in Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital's Patient Room
The target was to maintain the minimum 0.020” w.c. under all conditions.
Closing a Safety Loophole in Healthcare Construction
Securely capturing digital check-in data protects the hospital, its patients and the general contractor.
How Design May Prevent Burnout Within Healthcare Facilities
Burnout among healthcare facilities staff is at an all-time high, but the redesign of these spaces can help prevent it.
Sliding Doors Improve Patient Experience at Pacific Medical Centers
Pacific Medical Center’s ease-of-use features allow for patients to get around the facility more easily.
Scripps Mercy Hospital Transforms Cancer Support Services with New Building
The Woltman Family College Building provides cancer support for patients receiving care at Scripps Mercy Hospital.
Designing for Safety, Security and Openness in Behavioral Health Facilities
Open, secure staff stations are another step toward a more humane, stress-reducing setting for patients and supporting staff.
How Red Bird Mall Transformed to RedBird Health Center
The revitalization project aimed to provide community supportive services and close the healthcare gap in Dallas.
Burke Rehabilitation Hospital Uses Art to Promote Healing
Art installations in Burke Rehabilitation Hospital inpatient and outpatients settings reinforces treatment.
Doors and Hardware: Critical Safety Where You Last Think
From lockouts to security breaches, products play an important role in the safety of facilities.
LED Lighting Systems Contributes to Reduced Falls in Senior Care Facilities
A study found that light exposure systems can help decrease falls at senior care facilities.
Technology and Design Can Future-Proof Healthcare Facilities
In order to better embrace change, healthcare facilities must begin preparing employees for the future.
Retail and Dining Landmarks Ease Wayfinding in Hospitals
To improve navigation and engagement, healthcare facilities are modeling public pathways after airports and college campuses.
Manufacturers Identify Trends for Doors and Hardware
Doors and hardware manufacturers discuss trends they expect to see in the next few years.
COVID’s Influence On Senior Care Design Trends
Facility spaces need to incorporate technology and a sense of community.
Overlake Medical Center Installs VITEC IPTV System, Sees Results
The VITEC IPTV solution has made it simple for Overlake to provide patients and staff with managed access to different categories of content.
Daylight Proves to Help the Healing Process in Healthcare Facilities
A growing body of research reiterates the importance of daylight.
What Facilities Managers Risk When They Choose the Wrong Doors and Hardware
Doors and hardware are one of the things that keep healthcare facilities most safe.
5 Ways to Strategize for Healthcare Facilities Planning
Managers need to incorporate more flexibility into their strategic facility planning to foster resiliency.
Buy or Lease? Real Estate Considerations for Healthcare
The conversation about whether to buy or lease an existing facility is complicated and requires input from facility managers.
Facility Guidelines Institute's White Paper Targets Design of Behavioral Health Facilities
Paper discusses role of behavioral health crisis units in providing behavioral and mental healthcare services.
Hospitals Lighting Market to Reach $9 Million by 2028
Ongoing developments in lighting technology are creating a lucrative market.
Healthcare Wayfinding Evolves During Pandemic
Wayfinding has proven essential to help patients, staff and visitors navigate hospitals.
How to Incorporate Flexibility within Healthcare Facilities
Josh Domingo discusses how healthcare facilities can better design an environment that allows for a more flexible operation.