A Positive Atmosphere Makes Patients Less Anxious and Builds Trust

Posted by on Jan 21, 2022 in Behind the Design
A Positive Atmosphere Makes Patients Less Anxious and Builds Trust

When it comes to medical facilities, quality of care isn’t the only consideration for patient experience.  Well-designed, aesthetically pleasing facilities are essential to the equation. A well-built environment attracts top talent/caregivers and patients. This in turn builds trust. Interior design can play a key role in both the physical and emotional health of patients and staff. With urgent care […]

Renown Named #1 Hospital in NV by US News & World Report

Posted by on Jan 14, 2022 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Renown Named #1 Hospital in NV by US News & World Report

We frequently feature Renown on the Wikoff Design Studio Blog. Renown Health is the region’s largest not-for-profit integrated healthcare network serving Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. With a diverse workforce of more than 7,000 employees, Renown has fostered a longstanding culture of excellence, determination and innovation. It’s no wonder they were named the #1 hospital […]

Healthcare Design Optimized for the VA’s PACT Model

Posted by on Jan 7, 2022 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Healthcare Design Optimized for the VA’s PACT Model

Patient Aligned Care Team PACT is a new model of care that transforms the way Veterans receive healthcare. The PACT model is built on the well-known concept of patient-centered care. It involves each Veteran working with health team that plans and administers life-long health and wellness. Healthcare Design Magazine recently featured the new VA Clinic […]

A Bright Optimistic Space for Kids

Posted by on Dec 17, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
A Bright Optimistic Space for Kids

UPMC Harrisburg, Pediatrics Unit in Harrisburg, Pa., recently underwent a 20,000 square foot renovation of its pediatrics unit. Designed by Stantec’s Philadelphia office, the new space offers positive distractions for patients, comfort for families, and efficiency for staff. In the photo featured here, patients can find little nooks alongside the custom murals while enjoying the […]

Flexible Surgical Suites Built to Reduce Airborne Pathogens

Posted by on Dec 10, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Flexible Surgical Suites Built to Reduce Airborne Pathogens

Melbourne Regional Medical Center Spinal & Orthopedic Surgical Center of Excellence recently expanded. The Florida-based facility added four new surgical suites. Each new operating room is larger than its original ORs which allow for additional equipment. They are also optimized for infection control. Optimized for Infection Control All four of the new surgical suites were […]

Bold, Energetic Design At New Freestanding Clinic

Posted by on Dec 3, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Bold, Energetic Design At New Freestanding Clinic

Recently featured in Healthcare Design Magazine, M Physicians Broadway Family Medicine Clinic opened a freestanding clinic that engages the community. The new facility brings healthcare opportunities to a diverse, low-income neighborhood. About the Project A former CVS site was transformed into the new location, named M Physicians Broadway Family Medicine Clinic. It’s now one of […]

Renown Health’s Senior Care Plus Facility Is Designed with Elders in Mind

Posted by on Nov 19, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Renown Health’s Senior Care Plus Facility Is Designed with Elders in Mind

Local hospital Renown Health offers members of Senior Care Plus, the largest Medicare Advantage Plan in northern Nevada, access to an exclusive, senior-focused primary care office in Reno, Nevada. The Senior Care Plus facility is designed with elders in mind. This includes centralized on-site services, community rooms, and supportive furniture. Centralized On-Site Services The Senior […]