The Architecture of Imaging: The Design of the Radiology & Imaging Sciences Department

The Architecture of Imaging: The Design of the Radiology & Imaging Sciences Department Introduction to Design Considerations Medicine is a science, but the practice of medicine is an art. This is especially true in the branch of medicine called medical imaging. The art of applying medical imaging requires high-technology equipment, tremendous care and patience, and […]

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The Business Case For BIM in Healthcare Facility Design And Construction 1

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 […]


Designing Healthcare Environments for Handicapped Children

Designing Healthcare Environments for Handicapped Children   Architects in India are generally not very interested in barrier-free design and accessibility. The majority of them would not have even heard these terms used in this context. They are unaware what good can happen through appropriate design because they don’t really understand the impact of bad design. […]