Designing a Facility with Victims of Sexual Assault in Mind

Posted by on May 13, 2022 in Behind the Design
Designing a Facility with Victims of Sexual Assault in Mind

More than anyone else, people who have been victims of sexual assault want a safe place to go to get the care they need. Designing a facility with victims of sexual assault in mind allows them to feel safe and possibly gives them the space to open up about what happened. Below are the highlights […]

Adding Machines to HealthCare Design can Reduce Healthcare Costs and Improve Care

Posted by on May 6, 2022 in Behind the Design
Adding Machines to HealthCare Design can Reduce Healthcare Costs and Improve Care

Many people today like to have as much control over the things in life that can affect them personally. Adding some extra machines when designing new areas can give some of the power back to the patient. To read the highlights from the article continue reading and to visit the full article click here. Why […]

Turning to Empty Spaces for Healthcare Facilities

Posted by on Apr 29, 2022 in Behind the Design, Featured Projects
Turning to Empty Spaces for Healthcare Facilities

Due to the closures of a lot of retail stores, there has been an increase in empty spaces. Healthcare facilities have been using these empty spaces to create easier access to healthcare. To read the full article click here, below are the highlights. Building Structure  Retail spaces usually have taller floor-to-floor heights than most medical […]

A Cleaner Future is Coming

Posted by on Apr 22, 2022 in Behind the Design
A Cleaner Future is Coming

If going through COVID has taught anyone, especially the healthcare system anything it is that we can never be too clean. Being cleaner and designing healthcare facilities that make cleaning a top priority can help lower the diseases that people will catch every year. To learn the highlights of how this is possible read below […]

Operating Rooms Designed to Benefit Patients and the Environment

Posted by on Apr 8, 2022 in Behind the Design
Operating Rooms Designed to Benefit Patients and the Environment

Operating Rooms are one of the most important aspects of a hospital. They are places where lives are saved, complicated surgeries are done, and where medical staff spends hours on their feet. With this in mind, healthcare designers need to pay extra attention to the interior decor, the room layout, and the materials used when […]

A Children’s Hospital that Invokes Healing

Posted by on Apr 1, 2022 in Behind the Design, In the Media
A Children’s Hospital that Invokes Healing

Children are the road to our future, so we need to do everything we can to help them survive and prosper. The example shared below is about a children’s hospital that invokes healing by creating access, and providing a welcoming environment that eases fear. The article highlights below were originally published by Healthcare Design Magazine […]

Peaceful Healing Environment

Posted by on Mar 25, 2022 in Behind the Design
Peaceful Healing Environment

Research has shown how important sleep is to mental and physical health, and that a peaceful environment is important to the healing process. Patients struggle with disturbances in hospitals every day, from overhead announcements, hallway conversations, and infuser pump alarms to squeaking wheels on rolling trays.  Noise not only disrupts patient healing but is also a common source of […]