Evidence-based design based on healthcare research and best practices. More than 1,000 research studies suggest healthcare design can improve patient care and medical outcomes and can decrease medical errors and waste.
Includes coverage on healing environments, family-centered care, benchmarking, sustainability (green practices), aesthetics, and working with design firms.
Contributors include planners and architects from the award-winning, international architectural firm, HDR.
Number Of Pages: 252
Published: 17th August 2009
Publisher: Sigma Theta Tau International, Center for Nursing Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 18.8
Weight (kg): 0.59