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 […]

A Place Built to Serve

A Place Built to Serve

What happens when a vacant office building is reimagined as a community center for the LGBTQ community? The Mazzoni Center – showcased here. The Mazzoni Center was created by Philadelphia’s oldest and largest healthcare provider to serve the LGBTQ community.  Coscia Moos Architecture (Philadelphia) was engaged by developer Alterra Property Group (Philadephia) to transform a former two-story office building […]

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 […]

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 […]

Connecting to Nature

Posted by on Sep 29, 2017 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Connecting to Nature

Interior design elements reinforce a connection to nature theme in the latest building addition on Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley campus.  The addition was designed by Hasenstab Architects (Akron, Ohio). The design theme reflects the surrounding area which is a beautiful park. In the photo shown here, circular cutouts in the second floor seating area funnel natural light into […]