If you like this post, please share:

If you liked this post, please share:

If you've been keeping up with the news, you probably heard in the last week that Prince William left the Royal Air Force, a Van Gogh that everybody thought was fake turned out to be real, and healthcare inflation in the U.S. has slowed to a 50-year record low.

What about healthcare design?

Here's a digest of some of the things I posted this week:

  1. Design for the next healthcare:  Taking a page from the banking industry's playbook.  Latest whitepaper from BSA.
  2. Technology:  Smart watches are here.  mHealth, according to healthcare management expert Edmond Banayan is morphing into Smart mHealth.
  3. Hospital safety:  My last blog post on what we can learn from cars.
  4. Sustainable hospital design:  Is it too costly? No, say experts at Perkins+Will, who recently completed a study.
  5. Health effects of street scale elements:  Interesting study by University of Houston researchers on the effects of the street scape on health.
  6. Assisted living:  Post by Long Term Living's Senior Editor Lois Bowers that pushes back on the PBS documentary, "Living and Dying in Assisted Living" that aired in July.
  7. Disruption in healthcare:  Post by Forbes Contributor Dan Munro that claims our healthcare system isn't broken and real change will be hard to please as long as the "whales" are having fun.

P.S.  Please do me a favor -- if you liked this post and like this blog, please share it with others by sending them the link and/or post it on your Twitter, LinkedIn, or Facebook, etc.  Also, don't forget to subscribe, so you'll get emails when new content is posted.  Thanks!

Publishing Partner

McMRpt2018_ Logo360_cmjn

Leave a comment

Sara Marberry_013-Retouched-New copy

Sara Marberry, EDAC, is a healthcare design knowledge expert, thought catalyst, and strategic marketing and business development consultant. The author/editor of three books, Sara writes and speaks frequently about industry trends and evidence-based design. She can be reached at sara@saramarberry.com.

Subscribe to My Blog!


@SaraMarberry on Twitter

Contact Me

Copyright 2021 © All Rights Reserved | Terms & Conditions