Posts Tagged ‘patient-centered’
August 9th, 2011
April 14th, 2011
When it comes to hospital stays, these days the patient is king. More and more, healthcare administrators are incorporating less institutional features—artwork, natural light, and tranquil music, to name a few—to the design of healthcare facilities, noting these patient-centered design features actually enhance healing and the patient experience. As industry leaders in this growing healthcare trend, Planetree and HMC Architects have co-authored a white paper that dives deep into patient-centered approaches to the physical environment, complete with examples of the successful implementation of patient-centered principles in hospital designs around the country.