Nationwide, hospitals are preparing for local and regional outbreaks of COVID-19. Renown, one of Reno’s local hospitals is no different. They recently set up a treatment tent near the ER to screen patients for respiratory illnesses such as COVID-19.
As a healthcare designer, situations like this are a perfect reminder that our number one duty is to serve individuals in our community. Renown leads by example. They have taken several steps to ensure the safety of their patients, staff, and members of the community. See this recent article from the Reno Gazette Journal to learn more.
Marie Wikoff is the creator of Wikoff Design Studio based out of Reno, Nevada. Her expertise in healthcare design has helped develop modern design for healthcare organizations locally, regionally and internationally. Her credentials include Evidence-Based Design Accreditation and Certification (EDAC), American Academy of Healthcare Interior Designer (CHID), the National Council of Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) and LEED AP. Contact Marie Wikoff