While the end products can look similar, the two styles offer differing results.
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.
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The project is targeting LEED Silver certification.
Shepley Bulfinch designed the project.
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
The project is a collaboration between Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech.
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
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
The facility, which nests at “the core” of the university’s Medical Center, relies heavily on tec...read more
Rendering courtesy Hoefer Wysocki
Hoefer Wysocki designed the $40 million facility.
Photo: Creative Commons
From emergency departments to microhospitals, to the amenities in and locations of hospitals, the...read more
Largest active projects are by Sutter Health, New York Presbyterian, and Scripps Health.
How to design and build what’s needed to meet organizational goals and strategies.
Photo courtesy of FXFOWLE
The building has a ‘collaboration ribbon’ that runs throughout the building.
All images courtesy of: John Randle Photography and Window Interiors
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
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.
An Army hospital in the Mojave Desert sets a new bar for sustainable design.
The ability to clearly communicate specific priorities to your team is among the most important t...read more
The new space was designed with community input to be used by patients and non-patients alike....
Photo: Jim Roof
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
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.
Building Teams help children’s hospitals create a sense of normalcy for patients and their famili...read more