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Project • By ALPOLIC® | Metal Composites MaterialsHospitals

Sentara BelleHarbour

At Sentara BelleHarbour in Suffolk, Virginia, ALPOLIC MCM panels surround the wide glass windows of the beautiful stair tower. This standout design element helps encourage staff and visitors to bypass the elevators and increase their step counts throughout the day.  David Chance David Chance More

Project • By CDA ArchitectsHospitals

Brightstar Hospital

The BrightStar Hospital is one of the recently completed projects by CDA. Located in Moradabad, the 300-bedded super speciality hospital is one of the largest medical facilities in Uttar Pradesh. The hospital is designed to render a high-quality model of care using the principles of ‘evidence based-design that suggests introducing nature through colours, materials and other design elements. Views of nature, natural light and ventilation are integral parts of the design process, bringing life to the typically dull areas in a hospital.  Caption Caption This state-of-the-art hospital is a promising endeavour that is set to change the medical landscape of Moradabad and its neighbouring regions.  Caption Captio... More

Project • By ALPOLIC® | Metal Composites MaterialsHospitals

Swedish Covenant Hospital

Established over 125 years ago, Swedish Covenant Hospital first opened in Chicago, Illinois under the name “Home of Mercy”. Documented as originally having only 12 iron beds, two wooden washstands, and a limited number of other amenities, Swedish Covenant has since undergone a series of expansions and transformations. Metal Design Systems, Inc. From the beginning, Swedish Covenant has been dedicated to the physical, spiritual, and psychological needs of its patients. Committed to serving the North and Northwest of Chicago, the hospital acts as an academic and community healthcare facility that offers an extensive list of medical programs, including cancer, cardiac, surgical, women’s health, and emergency services. To... More

Project • By HEDHospitals

McLaren Greater Lansing Replacement Hospital

McLaren Greater Lansing (MGL) is a complete replacement campus. Previously landlocked in a residential area within Lansing, the new hospital is located on a Michigan State University (MSU) research property just off the highway, allowing for easier access and a boost in visibility. HED performed as Architect of Record and Engineer of Record on the project. Designed in partnership with Gresham Smith, the nine-story, 517,000-square-foot replacement hospital represents the largest one-time investment in McLaren Health Care history, replacing two existing hospital facilities with one state-of-the-art facility that advances patient care, comfort and convenience. John D'Angelo John D'Angelo Designed to meet the needs of residents in Mi... More

Project • By ALPOLIC® | Metal Composites MaterialsHospitals

Slidell Cancer Center

In late 2010, fabricators at Altech Panel Systems finished their work on the new state-of-the-art Slidell Cancer Center in Slidell, Louisiana. The Center will feature the latest technological advances in cancer diagnostics and treatment, and will continually strive to meet the community’s healthcare needs. Taking into account the projected population growth, the new Cancer Center was designed to accommodate a larger number of patients through an increase in both space and equipment. Geared for a multi-specialty approach, the Center provides several forms of radiation therapy, a comfortable Infusion Center for chemotherapy patients, a full-time pharmacy, and an Appearance and Cancer Resource Center. Additionally, a Patient Navigator p... More

NewsNews • 28 Jan 2022

Water is the key element in URBANA’s design for 2021 RIBA International Prize winner Friendship Hospital

Set in a water-laden area of south-west Bangladesh, the remote hospital aims to bring relief to the cyclone stricken communities of Satkhira. The low-cost structure responds innovatively to the challenging environmental conditions of Bengal. Asif Salman The area of the coast was once filled with grain fields. With the rising of the sea the land had to be converted into shrimp fisheries. NGO Friendship commissioned the project to strengthen and empower the remote rural area. Asif Salman Because of its importance in the area, water became the central theme for Kashef Chowdhury/URBANA. A canal runs through the length of the site separating inpatients and outpatients and at the same time help with cooling during the brutal summers.... More

Project • By Lemanarc SAHospitals

Hudong Regional Medical Center

The Hudong Regional Medical Center, designed from 2019 to 2021, is located in Pudong, Shanghai, on the northeast side of Xigou Gang. With a total floor area of 169,800 square meters, this project includes medical, research and further teaching (medical school) functions. It is a model of close connection between scientific research, teaching and clinical care. Caption The two L-shaped volumes to the north and south, together with the outpatient and medical-technical sections in the central area, form the building. The north building will be used mainly for research and teaching, while the south building will be used for inpatient and emergency care. The oncology and cardiovascular departments will be the two pillars of the future. Eac... More
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Project • By Prashant Parmar ArchitectHospitals

Hospital Interior Design in Ahmedabad

The doctor client came to us to renovate his current hospital. The current hospital had the same ambience as any typical hospital. Now, in addition to being an architect and interior designer, we had to think every activity as a patient, a doctor as well as other medical staff to work out in the best possible ways. Caption The architect worked on every issue…the patient’s movement, their stay, accommodation, everyday rush of staff as well as their routine activities along-with doctors’ comfort and their medical conveniences were also taken into consideration while designing. Caption The project size was quite good to accommodate all the services and facilities…around 10,000 sq.ft. The architect worked... More

Project • By Rigidized Metals CorporationHospitals

Sharp Memorial Hospital

Rigidized® Metals’ InvariMatte® micro textured stainless steel makes up the exterior panels on the Sharp Hospital in San Diego, CA. The micro texture provides easy clean-ability, durability and aesthetic appeal, while the its reflectivity deflects heat from the sun, cooling the building. More

Project • By EGM architectsHospitals

Renovation of Amsterdam UMC Towers

This summer the Amsterdam UMC opened the first units in the newly renovated towers of patient rooms on the AMC site. The renovation of the towers is the most radical change since the monumental concrete hospital opened in 1983. The original design by Dick van Mourik and Marius Duintjer has been left as intact as possible in the process. The outdated nursing units have been thoroughly modernized by EGM architects and Wiegerinck architects.  © Hanne van der Woude Space for personal nursingWith the renovated units, Amsterdam UMC is adding further substance to the ‘central role for the patient’ theme. This means that the wishes of patients are taken on board in the choices and decision-making process concerning treat... More

NewsNews • 10 Nov 2021

Foster + Partners completes state-of-the-art inpatient facility for Penn Medicine

The PennFIRST integrated project delivery team, consisting of Foster + Partners, HDR, engineers BR+A, LF Driscoll, Balfour Beatty and Penn Medicine, set out to realize the ‘hospital of the future’. To rethink patient care with the wellbeing of staff and patients at the heart of their approach. Penn Medicine The 504 inpatient rooms are user-centered. Patients can use controls that allow for individual comfort and customization. Movement is minimized by creating rooms that are fitted for direct treatments as much as possible. Dan Schwalm, courtesy of PennFIRST Patient rooms are fitted with an interactive footwall to integrate entertainment, room controls, communications, and medical record information. The screen and s... More

Project • By Lemanarc SAHospitals

Suzhou Dushu Lake Hospital

Suzhou Dushu Lake Hospital, located in Suzhou Industrial Park, covers a total area of 156,000 square meters, with a total planned construction area of 521,000 square meters and a total planned bed capacity of 3,000, consisting of a general hospital with 800 beds and a construction area of 131,000 square meters in the first phase and various disciplinary centers that will be expanded in the future. This is another practice of the design idea of "healing garden" and "gardenized architecture” by Mr. Vincent Zhang, the chair architect of Lemanarc. While the master plan encloses each phase into a modern garden, the medical space of each phase becomes an interesting therapeutic garden. The synchronization of medical function design with pla... More

Project • By Lemanarc SAHospitals

Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital

Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital South Expansion Project is located in the central area of Nanjing, with a base area of 37,900m2 and a total construction area of 230,000m2, which is a comprehensive hospital expansion project integrating inpatient, outpatient, emergency, medical technology and academic exchange, etc. Xia Qiang The design started in 2003 and was completed and operated in 2012. The inspiration comes from the interpretation of the word hospital in the traditional Chinese culture. The Latin word hospital in Western languages originally meant to gather guests, while in traditional Chinese culture, the word "hospital" means "medical compound". Xia Qiang The garden is the boundary between the outside world and the home, and... More

Project • By EGM architectsHospitals

Drive-In OR Complex

EGM architects has completed a new, innovative complex of operating rooms on the roof of the visitor car park at the Reinier de Graaf Hospital in Delft. The unique drive-in complex offers rapid, easily accessible and welcoming care services. The complex responds to the growing demand for high-quality outpatient facilities in Dutch hospitals. Stijnstijl Fotografie Unique concept With the design of this drive-in operating room complex (OR), EGM has realized a concept that provides care in a new way. Everything is geared to getting patients back on their feet and giving them full control. Built directly on top of the existing visitor car park, the complex lets patients drive right into the operating room, so to speak. And, after their t... More

Project • By Spark ChicagoOffices

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital

Top-ranked Lurie Children’s Hospital provides superior pediatric care with a legacy of excellence. Inspired by the tactile optimism of children’s toys, a series of installations reminds employees of the patients, families and communities they serve each day. More