Innovations in Healthcare Design: Selected Presentations from the First Five Symposia on Healthcare Design by Sara O. MarberryInnovations in Healthcare Design: Selected Presentations from the First Five Symposia on Healthcare Design by Sara O. Marberry

Innovations in Healthcare Design: Selected Presentations from the First Five Symposia on Healthcare…

EditorSara O. Marberry

Paperback | May 29, 1995

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This book is a selective, revised and annotated compendium of the best presentations at the prestigious National Symposium on Healthcare Design. It includes a major introduction by Wayne Ruga, the guru of international healthcare facilities design, as well as chapters on medical offices, new technologies, healing environments, and acute, long-term, ambulatory, and pediatric facilities.
About the Author is a accomplished journalist and communications professional with over ten years of experience in the design industry. She is president of Sara Marberry Communications, Inc. and a former editor of Contract, a national magazine read by over 30,000 interior designers and architects. Ms. Marberry is a member of the Board ...
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Title:Innovations in Healthcare Design: Selected Presentations from the First Five Symposia on Healthcare…Format:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 11.28 × 8.46 × 0.83 inPublished:May 29, 1995Publisher:Wiley

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Table of Contents

NEW POSSIBILITIES.

The Outlook for Healthcare Design in the Era of Reform (R. Coile).

Acute Care Design: Emerging Trends (W. Jones).

Ambulatory Care Design: The New Generation (G. Pressler).

A SENSITIVE APPROACH.

History of Healthcare Environments (N. Kellman & M. Arch).

Future Trends in Healing (R. Gerber).

PATIENT-FOCUSED CARE.

Patient Perspective (S. Baier).

The Planetree Philosophy (R. Orr).

DESIGN IMPACT.

Effects of Healthcare Interior Design on Wellness: Theory and Recent Scientific Research (R. Ulrich).

Design for Therapeutic Outcomes (M. Williams).

Psychoneuroimmunology (M. Gappell).

Creating a Total Healing Environment (P. Linton).

Defining and Conveying Design Value (B. Geddis).

DESIGN TECHNOLOGIES.

Color for Healing (A. Torrice).

Beyond Silence: Music as Environmental Design (S. Mazer & D. Smith).

Art of Health: Emerging Trends (H. Oren).

PROJECT EXAMPLES/PEDIATRICS.

New Regional Children's Hospital at Stanford, (F. Cleper-Borkovi, et al.).

With Children in Mind: Novel Approaches to Waiting Area and Playroom Design (A. Olds).

The STARBRIGHT Pavillion (J. Diaz).

PROJECT EXAMPLES/HOSPITALS AND MEDICAL OFFICES.

The Aga Khan University and Medical Center.

Lambeth Community Care Center (R. Nicholson).

Medical Office Design: Theory and Types (J. Malkin).

PROJECT EXAMPLES/LONG-TERM CARE.

Theory and Types (M. Cohen).

The Corinne Dolan Alzheimer Center (M. Calkins).

Postscript (W. Ruga).

Index.

From Our Editors

Does space effect healing? This collection of writings from healthcare design luminaries is culled from 100+ presentations, spanning six years at the prestigious National Symposium of Healthcare Design--founded to explore how the physical environment can affect therapeutic outcomes. Topics include medical offices, art for health, color, music, and aromatherapy. Color and b&w illustrations