Healthcare Design Research

Understanding how the built environment impacts the performance and well-being of healthcare professionals ultimately improves healthcare delivery and patient outcomes.

Exterior

Children's Hospital of San Antonio (CHOSA)

CHRISTUS Health

Children’s Health

Designing hospitals for children is an art as well as a science.

Level 3 waiting area

Ocean Medical Center, Medical-Surgical Suite

Hackensack Meridian Health

Acute Care

High-touch design transforms the acute care experience.

Houston Methodist Outpatient Tower at dusk

Outpatient Center

Houston Methodist

Ambulatory Care

This 26-story triangular tower, topped by a “tiara” building brow and spire, has transformed the Houston skyline, as well as the outpatient experience.

Exterior of Houston Methodist Hospital North Campus Expansion

Paula and Joseph C. (Rusty) Walter III Tower

Houston Methodist

Acute Care

New high-tech ORs dramatically expand the Hospital’s ability to provide image-guided procedures, reducing the number of open surgeries.

exterior view

Bispebjerg Somatic Hospital

Region Hovedstaden

Specialty Care

Human focus: patients will enjoy an unprecedented level of care within an urban oasis.

Stamford Lobby interior

New Stamford Hospital

Stamford Hospital

Acute Care

Healing reimagined: focus on human experience enhances patient outcomes.

Teaching Lab

Richard and Lucille DeWitt School of Nursing

Stephen F. Austin State University

Health Education

Variously scaled flexible classrooms in this two-building complex support lectures, group work, and distance learning.