The location of a hand-sanitizer dispenser has, not surprisingly, been tied to how likely people are to use it.
Researchers from the Center for Innovation at the Mayo Clinic studied the design of patient exam rooms.
Friends make a more positive contribution to birthing process when design aligns with their roles
Eyes and citrus make a significant difference
A new book offers insights on the design of outdoor spaces near healthcare facilities.
Recognizing patient concerns
Showing patients ceiling mounted photographic “sky compositions” of “simulated nature” has beneficial effects on health outcomes.
Sharing healthcare design research
Research by Finan, Quartana, and Smith confirms how important it is to design in safeguards that prevent sleep from being disrupted.
Researchers report that smelling the scent of lavender promotes sleep.