Futuristic Simulation Space for Surgical Students

Posted by on Sep 30, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Futuristic Simulation Space for Surgical Students

Healthcare Design Magazine awarded the University of Illinois Chicago School of Medicine Surgical and Innovation Training Lab (SITL) with the 2021 Showcase Award of Merit. The award-winning project called Future Forward features a basement renovation that morphed into a futuristic simulation space for surgical students. (source) The project earned an Award of Merit for its […]

A Warm, Welcoming, and Familiar Space

Posted by on Sep 24, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
A Warm, Welcoming, and Familiar Space

What happens when a healthcare design team takes inspiration from the feelings and comfort one gets upon entering a warm, familiar, and welcoming place, such as a home, hotel, or airport lounge? The recently redesigned Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, a scientific research center and teaching hospital in downtown Toronto. This healthcare facility features an Art […]

5 Reasons Why Healthcare Design Matters

Posted by on Sep 17, 2021 in Behind the Design
5 Reasons Why Healthcare Design Matters

Each week we feature healthcare design projects that inspire, proven design techniques and new products that assist in the process. When it comes down to it, why does it matter? After all, when patients check into a facility, the design is most likely the last thing on their minds. That said, here are 6 reasons […]

Brooklyn Hospital Center, Physicians Pavilion Receives Honorable Mention in 2021 Design Showcase

Posted by on Sep 10, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Brooklyn Hospital Center, Physicians Pavilion Receives Honorable Mention in 2021 Design Showcase

The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Physicians Pavilion received an honorable mention in the 2021 Design Showcase Awards. See what the judges had to say. Sophisticated Furnishings, Color Schemes and Lighting One jury member had this to say about the furnishings and thoughtful interior design selections: “Sophisticated furnishings and thoughtful interior design and detailing: color and lighting […]

Plymouth Pediatric Associates Features Ocean Themed Space with Fun Colors for All Ages

Posted by on Aug 27, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Plymouth Pediatric Associates Features Ocean Themed Space with Fun Colors for All Ages

Plymouth Pediatric Associates PPA (Plymouth, Mass.) has opened a new 12,000-square-foot medical office building (MOB) in Plymouth. Trapani Architects assisted PPA with interior design, furniture selection, site selection, programming, design, and construction administration. About the Design PPA envisioned a calming “ocean-themed” space with fun colors for all ages which Trapani delivered. The Trapani design team used […]

Healthcare Design: Less Means Longevity

Posted by on Aug 19, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Healthcare Design: Less Means Longevity

We’ve all heard the phrase “Less is more.” In this case, less isn’t just more, it means longevity too. In healthcare design, budget and patient/staff experience are usually the top considerations when beginning a project. When a design project is limited to the budget, how do designers accomplish everything necessary to ensure outstanding patient and […]

Renown Health Opens Care Traffic Control Center

Posted by on Aug 12, 2021 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Renown Health Opens Care Traffic Control Center

Local Non-Profit Healthcare Provider, Renown Health announced the opening of the Renown Transfer and Operations Center (RTOC). Powered by Renown doctors, nurses, technicians and national technology partners, this state-of-the-art facility helps ensure seamless care for patients and providers for 27 counties across northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. See the original press release. The […]