How to Ease Patient’s Anxiety

Posted by on Sep 30, 2022 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
How to Ease Patient’s Anxiety

The hospital can be a scary thing for anyone, especially a child. What one hospital is doing to ease their patient’s anxiety is creating a graphics program. Below is the highlight of how that program works, to read the full article by health care magazine click here. Graphics Program The University of Michigan Health C.S. Mott […]

Wanting to Be Outside

Posted by on Sep 23, 2022 in Behind the Design
Wanting to Be Outside

There are some days when everyone is wanting to be outside. Why would someone want to be trapped inside looking out at the beauty of nature? Controlled studies confirm that contact with the natural environment can alleviate stress, relax blood pressure, and even reduce the need for pain medication. Health care interior designers need to […]

The Future of Healthcare Design

Posted by on Sep 16, 2022 in Behind the Design
The Future of Healthcare Design

With generations of people turning to virtual life, what does the future of healthcare design look like? The simple answer is that it will incorporate the virtual lifestyle where possible. Some of the ideas you may be seeing for the future of healthcare design are listed below. To read the full article click here. Virtual […]

Mercy Health Graduate Center

Posted by on Sep 14, 2022 in Behind the Design
Mercy Health Graduate Center

The building of the Mercy Health St. Rita’s Graduate Medical Education Center has been completed and is open for students. It is not only important to design health care facilities that are beneficial for the patient but also medical facilities that are designed to help future health care professionals learn their trade. Mercy Health Graduate […]

A Path to Mental Health Design

Posted by on Aug 26, 2022 in Behind the Design
A Path to Mental Health Design

Charting a path for mental health design is important because one in five people experience a mental illness and one in twenty experience a serious mental illness. With the number of people who are experiencing mental illness on the rise health care designers need to start thinking about ways to improve the design for mental […]

Humanity Centered Design

Posted by on Aug 19, 2022 in Behind the Design
Humanity Centered Design

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

Inviting Atmosphere for Young Patients

Posted by on Aug 12, 2022 in Behind the Design
Inviting Atmosphere for Young Patients

Going to the doctor or spending time in a hospital can be extremely scary, especially for young children. Having a more inviting atmosphere for young patients helps them to feel calm and safe. This feeling can lead to better outcomes in their health. Continue reading to get the highlights of the article or click here […]