The 22,000-sf, 12-bedroom Almost Home Kids facility in Peoria, Ill., provides transitional care for children with complicated health conditions. Images: Ballogg Photography
December 12, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
Its newest location is positioned as a prototype for national growth.
Avera eCARE, the telehealth program of Avera Health, operates a 34,000-sf virtual hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D., as well as satellites in three other states. The program handles up to 18,000 patient ”visits” in a typical month. Image: Avera Health
November 30, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
Guidelines emphasize maintaining human interaction.
Courtesy Salah Foundation Children's Hospital
November 28, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
Skanska USA built the project.
October 30, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
MBH ARCHITECTURE is the architect for the project.
The 95,000-sf VA San Jose Community-Based Outpatient Clinic, which opens officially this fall, has a modular floor plan that separates patient and staff corridors to create a more tranquil environment. Photo: Hoefer Wysocki.
October 29, 2018 | John Caulfield, Associate Editor
The Department of Veterans Affairs is making efforts to improve its construction management and a... read more
Under its new contract with the U.S. Navy Facilities Engineering Command, a WSP-HKS joint venture has been assigned seven projects. Courtesy HKS.
October 22, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
The contract is not exclusive to the two firms, but it lets NAVFAC assign certain projects to the...
©Hoachlander Davis Photography
October 12, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
To date, seven NICoE Spirit satellite centers have been built on the grounds of Fort Belvoir in V... read more
A rendering of the $32 million, 94,000-sf medical office building for Main Line Health in partnership with Axia Women’s Health, which broke ground in June in King of Prussia, Pa. NELSON is the architect, Bohler Engineering the CE, Pisarek Enigneering the MEP, O’Donnell & Naccarato the SE, Perkins Eastman the design consultant, and Glackin Thomas Panzak the landscape architect. Image: courtesy of IMC Construction, the project’s CM.
September 07, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
A new Transwestern report suggests a “rethinking” of healthcare delivery approaches that lean hea... read more
Maggie’s Centre Barts, London, designed by Steven Holl Architects. Photo: Iwan Baan
July 30, 2018 | AIA
The Steven Holl-designed Maggie’s Centre Barts cancer treatment facility in London highlights the... read more
The $171 million, 475,000-sf John S. Oishei Children's Hospital of Women's and Children's Hospital of Buffalo. The project team: Shepley Bulfinch (architect), Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SE), DiDonato (CE), CannonDesign (MEP), CT & Associates (logistics/planning), HB & Associates (medical equipment planner), and Turner Construction (GC). Photo: Laura Peters/CannonDesign
July 26, 2018 | Mike Plotnick, Contributing Editor
Hospitals set their sights on improving patient convenience and operational efficiency.
At the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Child, Teen & Family Center and Department of Psychiatry Building, patient waiting rooms are located adjacent to the central atrium in a highly visible corridor. Rendering: ZGF
July 11, 2018 | Kari Thorsen, NCIDQ, LEED AP, Principal, ZGF
Circadian lighting, calming materials, and transparency are helping to normalize the patient expe... read more
July 10, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
The facility’s master plan creates a ‘hospital in a park.’
Courtesy Stanford Health Care
June 28, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
The facility recently celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Rendering courtesy of Ryan Companies
June 26, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
Construction is anticipated to begin on the initial phase in mid-2019.
The new 603,000-sf outpatient facility on the Richmond campus of Virginia Commonwealth University will consolidate many of VCU Health's services. Image: VCU
June 25, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
New buildings for outpatient care, engineering, and rehabilitation of serious injuries and debili... read more
Dax Alzheimer's Village. Courtesy NORD Architects.
June 06, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
The new facility will provide research on a new way of treating Alzheimer’s patients.
May 24, 2018 |
In this 15-minute talk at BD+C’s Accelerate Live! conference (May 10, 2018, Chicago), embassy design... read more
Courtesy Leo A Daly
May 24, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
Leo A Daly designed the facility.
The seven-story cancer center is clad in glass curtain wall to maximize daylighting and views of the campus. In the main lobby, greeters welcome patients upon arrival. A palette of wood, glass, and daylight provides clear wayfinding throughout the ground level. Robert Benson Photography.
May 17, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
Gold Award: Cleveland Clinic’s new cancer center is a transparent, collaborative hub for improved... read more
May 07, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
HKS is designing the project and Skanska USA will build it.
April 30, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
CannonDesign designed the project.
Boston University's Goldman School of Dental Medicine will increase its clinical space by 60% through a renovation and addition that are being conducted while the school stays open and continues to offer its services to students and the community. Image: SmithGroupjjr
April 26, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
A major renovation and addition are scheduled to minimize operational disruption.
Courtesy JE Dunn Construction
April 16, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
The project is targeting LEED Silver certification.
March 19, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
Shepley Bulfinch designed the project.
Rendering courtesy of The Crump Firm
February 21, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
The Crump Firm is designing the project.
The Fred and Pamela Buffett Cancer Center at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb., matches each floor of its research tower dedicated to a specific disease with a corresponding and connected floor in the adjacent clinical tower that includes clinical-trial areas and “knowledge transfer” zones where clinical and research faculty offices reside. Photo courtesy HDR © 2017 Corey Gaffer.
February 16, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
Healthcare systems ask their AEC partners for design flexibility that is adjustable to advances i... read more
The new 6,115-sf Radiation Oncology department in Berkeley Heights, N.J., expands Summit Medical Group’s comprehensive treatment program, and solidifies its affiliation with Houston-based MD Anderson Cancer Center, whose growth plans call for opening regional cancer centers domestically and internationally.
February 14, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
This treatment center is half new construction, half renovation of a building that had been used... read more
February 01, 2018 | Terry Doumkos, CBRE FUSION Program
Efficient supply chains enable companies to be more competitive in the marketplace.
“The ballooning costs of healthcare act as a hungry tapeworm on the American economy,” said Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO. Photo: flickr creative commons
January 30, 2018 | BD+C Staff
The three mega companies—Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase—will pursue the formation... read more
January 29, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor
The project is a collaboration between Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech.