Meeting Clinician Needs
Clinicians are often forced to overcome inefficiencies built into their daily routines. Sync offers opportunities to make these experiences work for clinicians, rather than against them.
At a Sync workstation, clinicians find a place for charting and technology access, with sightlines to the patient. This solution minimizes wasted footsteps to save time and helps lead to more efficient care experiences.
Technology continues to advance, while fixed millwork represents built-in obsolescence. Sync is designed to future-proof clinician workspaces as much as possible.
As space needs shift, the modular design of Sync allows for multiple configurations in new or existing environments.
Range of settings
Sync works in centralized and decentralized applications throughout the clinical environment.
Connection is Critical
Collaboration takes place on the move, during shift changes, in patient rooms and everywhere in between. Sync clinician workstations provide an ecosystem of spaces for different activities: collaboration, focused tasks, teaching and learning, and quick social exchanges.
The open plan concept offers easy access on all sides. Adjustable monitors and contoured work surfaces promote clear sightlines for information sharing, while providing dedicated space for individual work.
Greater Care for Clinicians
Clinician comfort is rarely considered in a one-size-fits-all workstation. Sync keeps comfort at the forefront.
- Touch-control adjustment brings individual work surfaces to a comfortable height for sitting, standing or perching.
- Adjustable monitor arms adapt to the user.
- The foot railing lets clinicians shift their weight while standing – an instant relief for weight-bearing limbs.
Over nine months of inpatient study, we observed clinicians at work in 12 facilities and six cities. We saw on-the-fly collaboration and focused work. Make-do ergonomics. Inefficient workarounds. Changing technology with important implications for work process.
PROCESS BEFORE PLACE
For clinicians, work is more of a process than a place. They often improvise with any available space and surface, whether or not it is suited to the type of work at hand.
We saw a significant opportunity to improve the experience through more thoughtful design. Sync responds to real clinician needs and work processes by encouraging interaction to improve workflow and the care experience.
Positioned just across the hall from the patient rooms, this hub is a dynamic gathering space for on-the-go clinicians, adaptable
A large clinical team space provides multiple settings for various work modes. Spaces for quick tasks, touchdown, meeting and concentrated
Whenever people have an outpatient appointment, there’s an opportunity to prepare them for an optimized visit. A welcoming transition space
This clinical team space provides on-stage, off-stage access. Exterior settings provides space for patients and family to receive assistance and
Being able to focus on detailed, heads-down work is critical in healthcare. Small privacy spaces like these, adjacent to the
This area supports collaboration between clinicians, providing a variety of options within the space. A main enclosed area for team
Clinicians can move in and out of patient rooms with mobile worksurfaces, making their work more efficient. These mobile technologies
A centralized caregiver station serves many functions to many users with varying tasks. The station should be designed by systematically thinking about the
Designing for Sustainability
We believe the only way to provide the best office furniture solutions is to ensure they’re the best products for the environment. That’s why every step of the way – through design, manufacturing, delivery and product lifecycle – we consider the impact of our work on people and on the environment and uncover opportunities to make things better.
Steelcase supports the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED certification system with products that can contribute to LEED Building Design + Construction (BD&C), LEED Interior Design + Construction (ID&C), or LEED Operations + Maintenance (O&M) certification criteria.
Since the USGBC and its certification partner, GBCI, evaluate each project individually, the role our products play in achieving LEED certification is unique to each project.
Standard + Optional Features
Standard + Optional Features
- Double-sided units offer two surface heights, providing choice for the user based on task, time and stature
- Single-leg units can be adjusted on site, plus or minus six inches, to suit the space
- Single-leg units bolt to the floor and are not dependent on the wall for stability
- Interaction, process and transaction tops support multiple tasks
- Foot ring is standard on all adjustable, 36-inch- and 42-inch-high units
- Units are designed for hardwiring to meet the power requirements of each application
- Slatwall for accessories and tools supports work process and frees up valuable space on the worksurface
- Almond Cherry
- Dark Rum Cherry
- Shiraz Cherry
- Arctic White
- Winter on Maple
- Clear Maple
- Clear Oak
- Marbled Maple
- Ash Noce
- Ash Wenge
- Bisque Noce
- Bisque Wenge
- Clay Noce
- Clay Wenge
- Storm Noce
- Storm Wenge
- Marbled Cherry
- Virginia Walnut
- Graphite Walnut
- Natural Walnut
- Clear Walnut
- Chocolate Walnut
- Platinum Metallic
Sync double-sided bases and worksurface
|Depth||49 1/2″, 84″, 96″ or 108″|
|Upper height||36″ or 42″|
|Lower height||28 1/2″ or 36″|
|Upper depth||29″, 15″ or 24″|
|Lower depth||72″, 84″, 96″ or 108″|
Sync Single-sided bases and worksurface
|Depth||29″, 84″, 96″ or 108″|
|Height||28 1/2″, 36″ or 42”|
|Depth||29″, 84″, 96″ or 108″|
SINGLE-LEG BASES AND WORKSURFACES
|Height||26″ or 45″|
|Height||28 1/2″, 36″ or 42″|
|Width||25 1/2″ or 43 1/2″|
This product is available in the following regions:
- Central America
- Middle East
- North America
- South America
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