Outpatient Services Move to Hotel-Like Environments

Posted by on Feb 16, 2018 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Outpatient Services Move to Hotel-Like Environments

The healthcare industry is embracing a new trend. Moving outpatient services to a more consumer-friendly environment. Think hotel-like environments. Moving these services to a controlled environment is better for everyone because its a more comfortable experience for the patients and it reduces the cost of healthcare by cutting down on waste. E4H Takes the Lead […]

Humanity Centered Design – A New Perspective

Healthcare designers get the opportunity to brighten, cheer and unburden many of the harsh realities that patients, their families, and the healthcare providers face every day. Through design, we can provide the optimum environment and reduce healthcare costs. On this blog, we highlight Patient-Centered care a lot. Patient-centered care is a mindset for designers that seek […]

Remodel Finalist Creates Modern Space for Mother and Baby

Remodel Finalist Creates Modern Space for Mother and Baby

The Mother Baby Center (St. Paul, Minn.) is more than just a facility and more than just a business model.  It’s a promise to every patient and family, and the answer to the question, “What does every mother and baby deserve?” It includes all of the comforts of home, amenities of a 5-star hotel, positive […]

Healthcare Designers, Hilliard Architects, and Wikoff Design Studio, Improve Operational Efficiency

Posted by on Jan 25, 2018 in Featured Projects
Healthcare Designers, Hilliard Architects, and Wikoff Design Studio, Improve Operational Efficiency

Healthcare facilities face critical issues that often require a design eye to address infection control, patient and staff safety and operational efficiency. What is Operational Efficiency In Healthcare? Operational efficiency is the capability of an enterprise to deliver products or services to its customers in the most cost-effective manner possible while still ensuring the high quality […]

How-To Incorporate Art into Healthcare Spaces

Posted by on Jan 19, 2018 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
How-To Incorporate Art into Healthcare Spaces

Incorporating art into healthcare spaces promotes positive outcomes for patients, families, and staff. Recently, Healthcare Design Magazine shared these experts tips on incorporating art into healthcare spaces. The Center for Health Design recently presented the webinar “How to Commission Art in Your Healthcare Environment.” Speaker Stefanie O’Keefe, RFP specialist at CODAworx, an online global network that connects […]

Finding Space to Care for Kids of All Ages

Posted by on Jan 12, 2018 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Finding Space to Care for Kids of All Ages

Interior designer’s are always dealing with space issues. In Pediatrics, the challenges are even greater simply because kids come with more stuff. Katie Fricke, AIA, ACHA, NCARB, LEED AP, is a healthcare planning principal for HDR (Charlotte, N.C.). She recently submitted an great article to Healthcare Design Magazine on how to solve pediatric storage challenges.  […]

Birth Activists Win Transformation and Innovation Award for Cutting Edge Healthcare Design

Birth Activists Win Transformation and Innovation Award for Cutting Edge Healthcare Design

New ideas revolutionize our life and make it better. Innovation in healthcare is very important because it improves quality of care, creates more access, eliminates waste and ultimately lowers costs. Each year Healthcare Design Magazine honors designers that have shown exemplary design and innovation and this year’s award is no exception! Check out these two […]