Healthcare Design Magazine Names Nightingale Award Winners

Posted by on Nov 17, 2017 in Featured Projects

Each year,  the top healthcare designers are awarded a Nightingale Award. The award recognizes contributions to the healthcare built environment through product design and innovation that contributes to healing. Healthcare Design Editor-in-Chief Jennifer Kovacs Silvis and Contract Editor-in-Chief John Czarnecki presented the winners of this year’s Nightingale Awards Monday at the Healthcare Design Expo & Conference in Orlando, […]

Warm, Modern Design Gives This Rehabilitation Center a Park-Like Atmosphere

Posted by on Nov 10, 2017 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Warm, Modern Design Gives This Rehabilitation Center a Park-Like Atmosphere

The exam room shown in this photo belongs to Salem Heath Rehabilitation Center in Salem, Oregon. The rehabilitation center moved to a new location in 2010. The design team at Scott Edwards Architecture worked with the hospital administration to develop a site plan and building that was responsive to concerns expressed during several community outreach sessions. […]

A Community Hospital That Truly Heals

A Community Hospital That Truly Heals

Today, I typed the words “design that heals” into Google’s search engine. I often go searching for articles and inspiration that I like to share and use in my projects as a healthcare designer. Today I was lead to a video by MASS Design Group. MASS Design Group explores how architects and designers can improve the […]

Featured Project: Acibadem Healthcare Group

Posted by on Oct 27, 2017 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Featured Project: Acibadem Healthcare Group

I was reading Healthcare Design Magazine as I often do and I ran across an article that features the latest addition to Acibadem Healthcare Group. It is too beautiful not to share. Below are some of the project photos and some excerpts from the article. Enjoy. Acibadem Healthcare Group The latest addition to Acibadem Healthcare Group, one […]

Carson Dermatology – Showcases the Design of Wikoff Design Studio and Her Chosen Art Pieces from Healing Images

Carson Dermatology – Showcases the Design of Wikoff Design Studio and Her Chosen Art Pieces from Healing Images

Carson Dermatology, a five-physician practice, is the top-rated dermatologist in Northern Nevada. Earlier this year they moved into a new 13,000 square-foot building at 1505 Medical Pkwy, Carson City, Nevada. The new location is more suiting to their top-rated reputation giving them the room they needed to expand. The space is about three times the size of the […]

Healthcare Design Magazine Honors Top 10

Posted by on Oct 13, 2017 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Healthcare Design Magazine Honors Top 10

Each year,  Healthcare Design Magazine (HDC)  honors the top 10 in healthcare design. This year marks the fourth annual HCD awards. The top 10 are individuals and organizations that made a significant mark in the healthcare design industry over the past year. “The stories behind how and why individuals ended up pursuing careers in healthcare […]

I Work in Healthcare to Make a Difference

Posted by on Oct 6, 2017 in About Marie Wikoff
I Work in Healthcare to Make a Difference

People ask me why I focus on healthcare design. The answer is simple. I work in healthcare to make a difference. There are dark days for everyone. Patients undergoing long-term treatments may have the darkest of them all. Fear of the unknown, losing the ability to live and work as you please, worry for your […]