I’m a knowledge expert and thought catalyst in healthcare design with extensive marketing, speaking, writing, and social media skills.
A frequent speaker, blogger and tweeter, I’m the author/editor of five books and am a regular contributor to HEALTHCARE DESIGN magazine.
I’m also a strategic marketing and business development consultant. Contact me if you’d like to find how I can help you navigate the brave new world of social media and content marketing.
As the former Executive Vice President of the nonprofit Center for Health Design, I oversaw the Evidence‑based Design Assessment and Certification (EDAC) credentialing program, supervised strategic marketing for all programs, and participated in new project development.
Prior to working for The Center, I was president of Sara Marberry Communications, providing marketing and communications services to a diverse group of clients in the healthcare design industry.
From Sara's Blog
Hospital Noise Still Lowest Ranking HCAHPS Question
Recently, I looked at the HCAHPS survey summary analysis and saw that the question about hospital noise is still the lowest scoring question of the bunch. During this hospital stay, how often was the area around your room quiet at night? The average score reported in July 2013 was 60% — up from 54% when […]
Thumbs Up for New Book on Healing Gardens
I recently got my hands on a copy of Therapeutic Landscapes: An Evidenced-based Approach to Designing Healing Gardens and Restorative Outdoor Spaces, a new book by Claire Cooper Marcus and Naomi Sachs. While I confess I didn’t read it cover to cover, my impression is that it is a significant body of work. This highly […]