Healthcare Architecture and the Green Tao

Healthcare Architecture and the Green Tao (Path) “If you wish to sustain your body in good health, take care of the world. Your body is part of the world; so you cannot abuse the world, and still expect your body to remain well. By treating the world well, you can be at peace with it. […]


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Lean Design in Healthcare / Healthcare Facility Planning

Lean Design in Healthcare / Healthcare Facility Planning Husaini Sadikot Lean production can be described as a group of highly efficient manufacturing techniques developed (mainly by large Japanese companies like Toyota) in the 1980s and early 1990s. Lean production was seen as the third step in a historical progression, which took industry from the age […]


Modernity’s Effect on Healthcare Architecture in the 20th Century: Dignity and Disaster

Modernity’s Effect on Healthcare Architecture in the 20th Century: Dignity and Disaster By Hussain Varawalla What is Modernity? In our postmodern and deconstructivist world of today, there have been many answers offered to this question. The majority of them have been negative. It has been said that Modernity marked the death of God, as trumpeted […]