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Stantec experts share their knowledge on the trends, innovations, and challenges—repurposing retail for healthcare, innovative cancer treatment centers, making research facilities collaborative, and more—shaping health facility design.

  • The COVID-19 pandemic is proof that it’s time to implement virtual healthcare

    The COVID-19 pandemic is proof that it’s time to implement virtual healthcare

    Digitally driven, remote care can help during a health crisis—and during more traditional times, too

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  • Pandemic preparedness: How hospitals can adapt buildings to address worst-case scenarios

    Pandemic preparedness: How hospitals can adapt buildings to address worst-case scenarios

    A Canadian healthcare architect looks at how hospital staff can act now to modify facilities and contain a pandemic

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  • It’s not if, but when: Designing healthcare spaces that support pandemic response

    It’s not if, but when: Designing healthcare spaces that support pandemic response

    What can we learn from Singapore’s response to COVID-19? How does it impact the next generation of hospitals?

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  • Celebrating the Year of the Nurse: Impacting hospital design as clinical consultants

    Celebrating the Year of the Nurse: Impacting hospital design as clinical consultants

    Nurses are true subject-matter experts, and their expertise helps create healthcare facilities that are more than just buildings

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  • How do senior living facilities adopt a household model? Retrofit care around the resident

    How do senior living facilities adopt a household model? Retrofit care around the resident

    Older—and larger—senior living facilities can adopt “small house” principles and provide care that doesn’t feel institutional

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  • How technology is changing the patient experience—and what that means for designers

    How technology is changing the patient experience—and what that means for designers

    From AI to cellphone maps, technological advancements are helping ease anxiety for patients and giving designers power to change healthcare facilities

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  • From the Design Quarterly: Design drivers for a new behavioral and mental health facility

    From the Design Quarterly: Design drivers for a new behavioral and mental health facility

    How goals like “veterans first” shaped the design for a new VA building supporting a patient-centered recovery model

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  • A hospital that feels like home: Community as inspiration in healthcare design

    A hospital that feels like home: Community as inspiration in healthcare design

    Designing a healthcare environment that promotes wellness and healing—while generating a sense of community belonging

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  • Stantec Design Quarterly Issue 08

    Stantec Design Quarterly Issue 08

    Wellness & active lifestyles

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  • Stantec’s Top 10 Ideas for 2019 (Plus 2 bonus items!)

    Stantec’s Top 10 Ideas for 2019 (Plus 2 bonus items!)

    From expert insights to industry accolades, here are 10 ideas that mattered in 2019

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  • Lean design can minimize waste and maximize patient value in healthcare facilities

    Lean design can minimize waste and maximize patient value in healthcare facilities

    From visioning through design and into operations, Lean principles can eliminate challenges like supply hoarding and unnecessary waiting

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  • Presenting Stantec Design Quarterly 08: Wellness & active lifestyles

    Presenting Stantec Design Quarterly 08: Wellness & active lifestyles

    Design strategies that promote occupant well-being

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  • Better than before: 3 ways design can ease the transition to safety for survivors of abuse

    Better than before: 3 ways design can ease the transition to safety for survivors of abuse

    How designing a women’s shelter taught one architect about recovery, reintegration, and empowerment

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  • From the Design Quarterly: House calls of the future

    From the Design Quarterly: House calls of the future

    Soon, our living rooms will host virtual doctor’s exams

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  • Designing with non-toxic materials, an interactive guide

    Designing with non-toxic materials, an interactive guide

    Click around this interactive guide to choosing healthy materials for interior spaces.

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  • A culture of convenience is finding its way to healthcare

    A culture of convenience is finding its way to healthcare

    In a world where we are all looking for better and faster, it was only a matter of time before that need reached healthcare

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  • Published in Medical Construction & Design: Grounded Art

    Published in Medical Construction & Design: Grounded Art

    Flooring’s increasing role in creative, effective healthcare spaces

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  • Weaving mental healthcare spaces into the neighborhood

    Weaving mental healthcare spaces into the neighborhood

    Design can help increase mental healthcare access for city dwellers

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  • Presenting Stantec Design Quarterly 07: Adapting to change

    Presenting Stantec Design Quarterly 07: Adapting to change

    Creating lasting design in a dynamic and unpredictable world

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  • Securing access to healthcare services for people in rural and remote communities

    Securing access to healthcare services for people in rural and remote communities

    How designers can create opportunities that connect isolated communities with compassionate care

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