New Products Coming To HCD Expo

Take a look at some of the compelling new products scheduled to debut at the Healthcare Design Expo & Conference (Nov. 14-17, Washington, D.C.) in the first of this two-part feature.

The exhibit hall at the Healthcare Design Expo & Conference (Nov. 14-17, Washington, D.C.) will be chock-full of hundreds of products from vendors, manufacturers, and service providers working in the healthcare design space, with several using the event to showcase their new offerings. Scroll through the image gallery to take a look at some of the new products that will be on display.

Holy Cross Health’s 7-Story Patient Tower Expansion Completed

The 232,000-square-foot building at Holy Cross Hospital has private patient rooms and expanded critical care and surgery spaces.

Holy Cross Health held a grand opening for the new South Building tower at Holy Cross Hospital on the newly named Kevin J. Sexton campus in Silver Spring, Md.The new seven-story patient care building addition marks the hospital’s largest expansion project in more than 50 years. The 232,000-square-foot building houses 150 private patient rooms in critical care, intermediate care and medical-surgical units.read more

Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre Readies For November Opening

The facility replaces McMaster Children's Health Centre in Ontario.

The Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre, formerly known as McMaster Children's Health Centre, in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, has completed construction and is preparing to open with full operations and services to patients in late November.The building design feature a four-story atrium, full-height windows, and outdoor terraces. Colorful furniture, accent walls, and textural materials are used to create an inviting environment.read more

Springstone Adds Behavioral Health Hospital In Cleveland

The 72-bed facility provides inpatient and outpatient services with a contemporary setting and outdoor courtyards.

Springstone, a Louisville-Ky.-based provider of behavioral health and addiction treatment, has opened the 72-bed Highland Springs hospital in Cleveland, providing inpatient and outpatient mental health and addiction treatment to adults and seniors.With the addition, Springstone now operates 10 hospitals in four states and has projects in development in six additional markets.read more

Configuring For Collaboration

A research team digs into what layouts best support new integrated care team models by identifying staff needs and simulating work processes.

Healthcare is moving away from individual encounters with single clinicians and toward coordinated, integrated care by high-performing teams. This is particularly true in the outpatient environment and for healthcare systems pursuing patient-centered medical home (PCMH) models of care.read more