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.
January 10, 2018 | Steve Higgs, Senior Managing Director, CBRE
While we have not fully turned the corner on healthcare reform and in particular healthcare payme... read more
An aerial rendering of the main waiting area in Delta Medix's new office for its urology, general surgery, ENT, imaging, audiology, allergy, and pulmonary practices. Image: Highland Associates
January 09, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
Delta Medix is one of several tenants that are changing the image of the Marketplace at Steamtown...
A view from the east wing of Columbia University's new Center for Precision Dental Medicine, which is embedded within Columbia's medical school. Image: (c) Jeff Goldberg
January 06, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
The facility, which nests at “the core” of the university’s Medical Center, relies heavily on tec... read more
Rendering courtesy Hoefer Wysocki
December 19, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor
Hoefer Wysocki designed the $40 million facility.
Photo: Creative Commons
December 11, 2017 | E4H
From emergency departments to microhospitals, to the amenities in and locations of hospitals, the... read more
December 05, 2017 | BuildCentral
Largest active projects are by Sutter Health, New York Presbyterian, and Scripps Health.
November 30, 2017 | Curtis Skolnick, Managing Director
How to design and build what’s needed to meet organizational goals and strategies.
Photo courtesy of FXFOWLE
November 28, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor
The building has a ‘collaboration ribbon’ that runs throughout the building.
All images courtesy of: John Randle Photography and Window Interiors
| November 21, 2017 | MechoSystems
Growing research demonstrates that patients recover faster and better from illness or surgery in... read more
A new white paper published by Perkins Eastman examines why medical centers continue to be allegic to collaboration. The paper concludes that design that's not supported adequately by programming or orientation will be less effective. Image: Perkins Eastman
November 06, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
A new Perkins Eastman white paper finds limited employee interaction at NYU Winthrop Hospital, a... read more
Weed Army Community Hospital, Fort Irwin, Calif., designed by RLF/Ellerbe Becket and constructed by Turner Construction, is the country’s first net-zero energy, carbon neutral hospital. Photo: Steven M. Langston, AIA, Design Director, RLF.
October 23, 2017 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor
An Army hospital in the Mojave Desert sets a new bar for sustainable design.
September 29, 2017 | Scott Nolin, Senior Director of Project Management
The ability to clearly communicate specific priorities to your team is among the most important t... read more
September 21, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor
The new space was designed with community input to be used by patients and non-patients alike....
Photo: Jim Roof
September 19, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor
UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital opened for first patient on August 31.
The Alexandria Center for Life Sciences, in the Gramercy section of Manhattan's East Side, has two towers with a total of 729,000 sf that are completely leased. Zoning changes are making it easier for life sciences companies to build lab and research space in New York City. Image: Alexandria Real Estate Equities
September 12, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
A new Transwestern report highlights favorable market and regulatory changes.
Dimensional Innovations, an experiential design firm based in Kansas City, Mo., developed the immersive Nick’s Theater, located in the Gerdin Family lobby of the University of Iowa’s Stead Family Children’s Hospital. Patients can run two interactive games on the theater’s 32-foot-long screen, which uses Microsoft Kinect software. Researchers at the National Children’s Medical Center in Washington, D.C., have found that video games can provide a distraction that aids in pain relief. Photo: Alex Grigsby, Dimensional Innovations.
September 05, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
Building Teams help children’s hospitals create a sense of normalcy for patients and their famili... read more
Don Knabe Wellness Center and Plaza at Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, Downey, Calif. The integrated team of McCarthy, Taylor Design, and SmithGroupJJR led the 12,000-sf wellness center construction project. Photo courtesy McCarthy
August 29, 2017 | BD+C Staff
Turner, McCarthy, and Skanska top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest healthcare sect... read more
King Khalid Medical City, Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. AECOM is providing a range of services for this $1.2 billion development, including master planning, architecture, interior design, MEP/civil and structural engineering, cost consultancy, and medical equipment planning. Rendering courtesy AECOM
August 29, 2017 | BD+C Staff
WSP, AECOM, and KJWW top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest healthcare sector engine... read more
Baptist Health Cancer Institute, designed by ZGF Architects. Photo: Halkin Mason Photography
August 29, 2017 | BD+C Staff
HDR, HKS, and Perkins+Will top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest healthcare sector... read more
The new East Tennessee Children’s Hospital in Knoxville. A glass-enclosed “light court” with steel replicas of fauna and butterflies provides a colorful distraction for patients and families visiting the hospital. Photo: Denise Retallack
August 24, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
A recently published report by Shepley Bulfinch presents pediatric healthcare environments as “in... read more
August 23, 2017 | David H. Watkins, FAIA, Past Healthcare Leader, EYP Health
Our current political drama has made our healthcare clients view the future of their business env... read more
Kaiser Permanente opened a new 28,300-sf medical office building in La Habra, Calif., on August 1. This facility is expected to reduce the patient crunch at Kaiser’s MOB in nearby Brea. Image: Anthony Mendoza/Orange County Register
August 23, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
In its first-ever report on this sector, CBRE provides detailed analyses of 30 markets.
Courtesy BSA LifeStructures.
August 18, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor
Hospital systems are finding ways to get facilities built with a lot less money.
Photo courtesy of KUMC
August 08, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor
The building was designed to enhance the medical campus’ existing facilities, curriculum, and cla... read more
Photo courtesy of University of Missouri School of Medicine
August 02, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor
The new BNIM-designed facility brings almost 100,000 sf of space for patient-centered care and cl... read more