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Intensive Care Units

Introduction Many people – caregivers, architectural and design professionals, and patients, regard intensive care (critical care) units as the heart of the hospital. Here a seriously ill patient can expect the maximum of care: the very best the hospital has to offer in terms of personnel and technology. Intensive Care Units (ICUs) are specialty nursing […]

Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children / Galveston Burns Institute, Galveston, Texas

The Business Case For BIM in Healthcare Facility Design And Construction 71

The Business Case For BIM in Healthcare Facility Design And Construction Hospitals can be said to be the most complex of common building types. Each hospital is comprised of a wide range of services and functional units. These include diagnostic and treatment functions, hospitality functions and the fundamental inpatient unit. Each of the wide-ranging and constantly evolving functions […]

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