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 […]

Making Spirits Bright 🎄  #keepingfamiliesclose

Posted by on Dec 15, 2017 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Making Spirits Bright 🎄  #keepingfamiliesclose

Family. Smiles. Peace. Joy. Those are the gifts to give this season. Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) across the nation are doing just that with the help and donations of the community. See some extraordinary examples below and remember there is a Ronald McDonald House near you :). New Hope in Witchita RMHC Wichita is building […]

Innovation in Healthcare – Why It’s so Important

Posted by on Dec 8, 2017 in Behind the Design
Innovation in Healthcare – Why It’s so Important

New ideas lead to new process that revolutionize daily 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. As healthcare organizations face unprecedented operational challenges, generating and implementing new ideas and processes is important. But, how do hospitals do it? Texas […]