Ambient environment is significantly related to environmental satisfaction, and environmental satisfaction is a significant predictor of overall hospital satisfaction.
Enhance Satisfaction/Quality of Life
The National Academy of Sciences, the American Institute of Architects, and the Vinyl Institute coordinated the first Neuroscience and Health Facilities Workshop in Woods Hole, MA, August 13–15, 2002
Some designers of hospital environments have fully recognized the influence of sensory stimulation on patient experience and recovery rates.
Reduction in ambient noise—a significant environmental stressor—has recently been shown to improve workers’ image of their employers and attachment to employing companies.