Flexibility in Healthcare Environments

The need to be change-ready and the increase in the rate of outpatient care led a recent exploration into flexibility in healthcare design.

Effective Webside Manner: What Does it Take?

Space matters as clinicians and health systems develop their “webside manner” (the virtual equivalent of bedside manner).

A Flexible Framework for Healthcare

A new body of work on flexibility in healthcare spaces is changing the conversation around how outpatient settings can adapt over time. The FleXX report creates a proposed clear and actionable flexibility framework. Join us as we put the framework to the test by walking through real-world scenarios.

Steelcase Health Supports Virtual Care at NeoCon

Jordan Smith, Steelcase Health WorkSpace Futures, shares how virtual visits can provide benefits for patients, clinicians and healthcare organizations at NeoCon 2019.

Designing Healthcare Solutions for the Real World

Kim Erwin and Jerry Krishnan, co-directors for the Institute for Healthcare Delivery Design at the University of Illinois Chicago, share how healthcare design is returning healthcare to its roots—helping patients, families and clinicians do the right thing.

Designing for the Quadruple Aim

Despite contending with complex and interconnected factors including satisfaction, burnout and reimbursements, healthcare leaders are looking to a future geared toward better health for all. How might the built environment have an impact on their Quadruple Aim goals?

Challenging the System to Redesign Healthcare

What if instead of paying every time you had a medical service, you only paid if you had a positive result? Listen in on a thought-provoking conversation between Stacey Chang, exec. dir., Design Institute for Health at Dell Medical School and Michelle Ossmann, PhD, director of health environments at Steelcase. They explore new ways to deliver healthcare centered around people. Learn more in the Q+A with Stacey Chang.

Redesigning the Healthcare Experience

Stacey Chang, executive director of the Design Institute for Health at Dell Medical School, discusses redesigning healthcare to improve the experience for patients and providers.

Steelcase Health: Spaces for Changing Healthcare Needs

At NeoCon 2018, Steelcase Health unveiled a newly renovated space that showed how health environments can feel welcoming and approachable without compromising performance. Pam Krill from Steelcase Health spoke to Katie Pace about how healthcare spaces can be flexible, provide greater choice and meaningfully integrate technology to meet the constantly changing needs of customers. Learn more about Embold and Convey.

Embold Collection Creates Inviting Healthcare Spaces

Embold collection of seating and tables from Steelcase Health helps organizations create a welcoming, comfortable waiting or transition environment.

Nature Inspires Healthcare Biophilia Collection

Air, rainwater and rock striations are among the inspirations behind a new collection of applied materials for healthcare spaces.