Insight

healthcare construction

The Experiences & Qualities Sought After in Healthcare Capital Construction Executives

blueprints
by Sami Barry
For hospitals and healthcare systems that are initiating large capital construction programs, who internally has responsibility for these projects, and what technical and soft skills are necessary in candidates to fulfill these critical roles successfully? Read more

Healthcare Megaprojects ~ Impressive & Complex

hospital emergency entrance
by Sami Barry
Healthcare is seeing a surge in mega construction projects throughout the country. Helbling discusses the complexities of these projects, and highlights four children's hospitals that are under development, as well as the top healthcare design and construction firms. Read more

Healthcare Sector Making Small Steps with Facilities Operations & Construction Recruitment and Succession Planning

Operating Room
by Sami Barry
The latest in recruitment, succession planning, and compensation within healthcare facilities operations and construction are highlighted in Health Facilities Management's Salary Survey. While HFM reports positive movement, progress remains slow. Read more

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

A Glimpse Of Dallas's Mega Healthcare Project: Parkland Hospital

Parkland Hospital
by Sami Barry
With the new Parkland Hospital currently under construction, the institution is once again propelling itself to the forefront of innovation, technology, size, and patient-centered care by embarking on the largest public hospital construction project currently in the U.S. Read more