April 7, 2018
McMorrow Healthcare

EYP planners use bed floor plan best practices for OMC

Healthcare design continues to improve patient bed floors as designers successfully incorporate the current best practices of the industry. Attention to safety and efficiency are critical issues, however designing spaces for effective team collaboration and well-being of all building users can have a substantial impact on the overall success of the unit.
May 15, 2018

Northstar Commercial Partners signs long-term lease with Children’s Hospital of Colorado

Northstar Commercial Partners announced in May the signing of a long-term lease with Children’s Hospital of Colorado for space at 830 Potomac in Aurora, Colo. The 105,806-sq.-ft agreement will […]
May 5, 2018

Accurate Lock & Hardware’s Ligature Resistant Sliding Door System increases safety for patients and staff

Accurate Lock & Hardware fuses old-world craftsmanship with modern technology to create architectural hardware products of uncompromising quality. The Ligature Resistant Sliding Door System reduces risk […]
May 5, 2018

The Health Care Institute launches HCI Southern California

Healthcare design, construction, operations, real estate and other facilities related professional across Southern California now have within easy reach opportunities for local networking and targeted educational […]
May 2, 2018

Nation better prepared to manage health emergencies than 5 years ago

An annual assessment of the nation’s day-to-day readiness for managing health emergencies improved significantly over the past five years, though deep regional differences remain. The Robert […]
May 2, 2018

Study: Federal law should allow pharmacists to administer all adult vaccines

Patients could save time and money if federal law is reformed to allow pharmacists to administer all CDC recommended vaccines, according to a new study released […]
May 2, 2018

Sara Marberry: 10 myths of wayfinding in healthcare facilities

“Healthcare facilities use wayfinding like a drunk uses a lamppost: for support, not illumination,” Mark VanderKlipp, partner, Connect_Cx told me when we met at the Beryl […]
May 2, 2018

Grady Health System adds animal-assisted therapy to its patient care

Hospitalized patients in the Grady Health System can now get a helping paw from certified therapy dogs in the Grady Dog Therapy Program. Research has shown […]
May 2, 2018

Save 15% off EDAC exam registration and study guides

The Center for Health Design is offering 15 percent off the Evidence-Based Design Accreditation and Certification exams and study guides. Register for the EDAC exam May 1 – June […]
May 2, 2018

Encompass Health completes acquisition of Camellia Healthcare

Encompass Health Corp., a national leader in post-acute care, completed its acquisition of privately-owned Camellia Healthcare and its affiliated entities on May 1. The Camellia Healthcare portfolio […]