Do Generational Differences Impact Healthcare?

I was talking with my wife this morning about a relative who’s currently hospitalized for chemotherapy treatment, and she mentioned

Waiting Room Design Ideas

Recently highlighted in Fast Company’s design blog, Co.design, was a case study from Spanish design consultancy Fuelfor entitled “Rethinking the

Noise and Its Effect on Patients

Ever walked through a quiet hospital? Didn’t think so. I don’t think many exist. Obviously, hospitals want to be busy

University of Kansas Students Win Inaugural Steelcase Health Collegiate Healthcare Design Competition

Steelcase Health, along with The Center for Health Design, and HEALTHCARE DESIGN MAGAZINE are pleased to announce the winning submission

Healthcare Design: Crucial to Healing

A key question in healthcare design is, what can we do as designers to help patients heal faster? In order for

The iPad and Tablet Technology Advance Healthcare

Search the phrase “iPad in Healthcare” and the results are numerous.  The Apple iPad, along with other tablet computers, is

Social Media Usage

Ed Bennett (@EdBennett) runs a great blog that successfully brings the worlds of social media and healthcare together. He provides social

CBS, Steelcase Health and Mike Tyson Team Up to Remodel Waiting Room

On Sunday, July 24, CBS premiered a new show called Same Name. Running for six consecutive Sunday evenings, the show

Empathy and Its Effect on Healthcare Outcomes

“People will forget what you said, and they will forget what you did, but they will always remember the way

The Future of Healthcare: The Patient Room

Similar to what I talked about last week in the Hospital of the Future post, the Patient Room of the Future

The Future of Healthcare: The Hospital

Kaiser Permanente, the healthcare system serving over 9 million people, is sponsoring a hospital design competition, called Small Hospital, Big