Samuel Oschin Cancer Center at Cedars-Sinai Uses Neighborhood Concept to Build a Community for Patients

Posted by on Jan 14, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Samuel Oschin Cancer Center at Cedars-Sinai Uses Neighborhood Concept to Build a Community for Patients

In the recent relocation and redesign of Samuel Oschin Cancer Center located in Cedars-Sinai, the building and design team used a Neighborhood concept to build a community for patients. The result is a modern space that groups like-cancer services together. This means patients can occupy the same waiting rooms and clinical exam rooms without traveling […]

Light-Filled Family Area Provides Respite at Doylestown Hospital

Posted by on Jan 8, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Light-Filled Family Area Provides Respite at Doylestown Hospital

Doylestown Health is a leader in heart and vascular care. They are the only Community Hospital in PA to be recognized as one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by IBM Watson Health. (source) Many patients have benefitted from life-saving care offered by Doylestown Health’s Heart and Vascular Center. Their patient experience is further […]

Happy Holidays from WDS!

Posted by on Dec 18, 2020 in About Marie Wikoff
Happy Holidays from WDS!

Holiday greetings from Wikoff Design Studio!! The year 2020 has been one for the books, there is no doubt. I am looking forward to this holiday season more than in prior years. Even though it looks and feels different, one thing is constant. Goodwill and resiliency abound! I’ve experienced firsthand the community outpouring for many […]

Community Members Chip In To Help with the Renovations at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northern Nevada

Posted by on Dec 10, 2020 in Behind the Design
Community Members Chip In To Help with the Renovations at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northern Nevada

We’ve all been there… moving new furniture in only to realize its not going to go through the front door. Last week David Knickerbacher, President at Anchor Door & Hardware, United Rentals and Capital Glass came to the rescue. Using their Boom Lift to help lift new headboards through the second-story window of the Ronald […]

Breaking Through 2020 Finalist HDR Presents Bubbles of Hope

Posted by on Dec 3, 2020 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Breaking Through 2020 Finalist HDR Presents Bubbles of Hope

One of the four finalists in Healthcare Design’s 2020 Breaking Through competition is Bubbles of Hope, submitted by HDR. Check out the video presentation given live during the HCD Virtual event. Breaking Through 2020 Finalist: Bubbles of Hope The post information below was originally seen here, by Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, editor-in-chief | December 1, 2020     Images […]

The Brilliant Story of Inova Schar Cancer Institute Teaches Us That Sometimes Hitting the “Reset” Button Is the Best Long Term Solution

Posted by on Nov 20, 2020 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
The Brilliant Story of Inova Schar Cancer Institute Teaches Us That Sometimes Hitting the “Reset” Button Is the Best Long Term Solution

As we near the end of what can be called the most tumultuous year ever, I think it’s safe to say that we all welcome a reset. Up until this year, I believe that feeling was foreign to most of us. After all, we work hard, day after day, hustling to accomplish our goals and […]

Research and Due Diligence Helped ThedaCare and HGA Create an Exceptional Holistic Cancer Care Center

Posted by on Nov 12, 2020 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Research and Due Diligence Helped ThedaCare and HGA Create an Exceptional Holistic Cancer Care Center

Healthcare Design is similar to most industries in the sense that up-front research and due diligence leads to the most thoughtful and efficient outcome. ThedaCare Regional Cancer Center, located in Appleton, Wisconson was designed with the patient’s emotional wellbeing in mind. In order to achieve this, HGA, a national multidisciplinary design firm -with the help […]