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healthcare design

How NYC Hospitals Are Tackling ACA & Capital Expansions

Hospital Entrance
by Sami Barry
Bisnow NYC hosted its annual Healthcare conference where panelists discussed Affordable Care Act, hospital design / construction, and real estate initiatives. Read more

Healthcare Design II: Focusing on the Family

Hospital
by Sami Barry
A crucial consideration in patient-centered care: the family. Beyond the emotional support patients receive from their loved ones, cultural and spiritual needs make the presence of family beneficial to patient comfort and improved health outcomes. Newer design elements reflect this concept. Read more

Healthcare Design I: Focusing on Patients + Staff

Hospital lobby
by Sami Barry
There has been enormous focus on the impact of the Affordable Care Act on healthcare, which is, in turn, affecting healthcare design. A primary trend is patient-centered care. More and more consideration is being given to patient comfort and making the patient experience as pleasant as possible. Read more