Maximizing Space in Healthcare Design

Maximizing Space in Healthcare Design

When designing a medical space, utilizing every square foot is essential for success. When a facility is going through a redesign or a medical practice is just starting out, every little detail of the design must be scrutinized to ensure it is using space efficiently. If healthcare designers do a good job medical practices can […]

Post COVID-19 Design Lessons

Post COVID-19 Design Lessons

“Each day we watch in awe as doctors, nurses, and caregivers bravely take on the greatest public health challenge of our lifetime, putting their own health at risk to save countless lives. As parts of the country are reopening, we recognize that returning to normal will feel different.” James Albert, AIA, is a principal at Hord […]

When Good People Do Good Things For Families in Need…

Posted by on Apr 24, 2020 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
When Good People Do Good Things For Families in Need…

The Hogs House is what happens when good people do good things for families in need. The Hogs House is the new family center providing a safe refuge for the entire family while children undergo brain cancer treatment at Children’s Hospital New Orleans. “By providing a place to stay for families who need it, when […]

Herculean Effort! 1400 New Beds Added to Renown in Preparation of Nevada’s COVID-19 Peak

Posted by on Apr 16, 2020 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Herculean Effort! 1400 New Beds Added to Renown in Preparation of Nevada’s COVID-19 Peak

Renown parking structure turned 1,400-bed coronavirus care facility is ready for patients. In just 10 days, Renown Regional Medical Center has increased its ability to cope with the spread of COVID-19 by about 173 percent. They’ve done this by retrofitting the regional trauma center’s Mill Street parking structure into a three-story temporary facility designed to […]

Take a Virtual Tour of the New WVU Medicine Children’s Hospital

Posted by on Apr 9, 2020 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Take a Virtual Tour of the New WVU Medicine Children’s Hospital

While nothing beats the real thing, a virtual tour can certainly help boost your mood while self-isolating at home. Take a virtual tour of the new WVU Medicine Children’s Hospital! Extraordinary Care for Children WVU Medicine Children’s, in Morgantown, WV, provides specialty maternal, infant, and pediatric care for families in West Virginia and the surrounding […]

An Old Facility Refashioned For COVID-19 Patients

Posted by on Apr 3, 2020 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
An Old Facility Refashioned For COVID-19 Patients

As cities across the country anticipate the spread of COVID-19, a community in western Minnesota took an old facility and refashioned it for COVID-19 patients. From 1992 to 2010, the Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton housed prisoners from across the country. Now, they’ve converted it into a medical center, just in case COVID-19 spreads to […]

A Next-Generation Hospitality-Focused Medical Facility Now Open

Posted by on Feb 21, 2020 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
A Next-Generation Hospitality-Focused Medical Facility Now Open

What is a next-generation hospitality-focused medical facility? Sloan Kettering’s New Cancer Center is and it’s now open. Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) recently opened The David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care (DKCCC) at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. The center is a “next-generation facility focused on advances in outpatient […]