California hospitals can save money with a holistic approach to retrofit issues.
Maggie’s Centre Barts, London, designed by Steven Holl Architects. Photo: Iwan Baan
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
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
Circadian lighting, calming materials, and transparency are helping to normalize the patient expe...read more
The facility’s master plan creates a ‘hospital in a park.’
Regardless of improved accuracy gains, caregivers may struggle with the idea of a computer logic...read more
Courtesy Stanford Health Care
The facility recently celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Offering the one-two punch of cost savings and convenience, ASCs are increasingly becoming the ve...read more
Rendering courtesy of Ryan Companies
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
New buildings for outpatient care, engineering, and rehabilitation of serious injuries and debili...read more
Dax Alzheimer's Village. Courtesy NORD Architects.
The new facility will provide research on a new way of treating Alzheimer’s patients.
Telemedicine is a broad term that covers many aspects and mediums of care, but primarily it refer...read more
Courtesy Leo A Daly
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.
Gold Award: Cleveland Clinic’s new cancer center is a transparent, collaborative hub for improved...read more
HKS is designing the project and Skanska USA will build it.
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
A major renovation and addition are scheduled to minimize operational disruption.
Research has shown that inmates are getting older and sicker.
Released in February 2016, the latest standards of the United States Pharmacopeia’s Chapter 800 P...read more
Courtesy JE Dunn Construction
The project is targeting LEED Silver certification.
Sound can also be healing. It promotes a culture of quietness and enhances environments, not just...read more
Shepley Bulfinch designed the project.
What exactly is the hospital of future? Or more specifically, what is the future of healthcare de...read more
Merely pursuing a high “visit per room per day” metric may drive up other resource needs and, in...read more
Rendering courtesy of The Crump Firm
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.
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.
This treatment center is half new construction, half renovation of a building that had been used...read more
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
The three mega companies—Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase—will pursue the formation...read more