The Mind, Body and Spirit of the Healthcare Organization

Jul 01, 2003

Healthcare organizations are continuously engaged in expansion and remodeling to keep up with new technology and patient needs. How do designers and builders work together to create physical entities that support a holistic view of health and healing? This paper outlines a series of core principles and provides case studies of two projects: a hospital chapel and a hospital garden.

Annette Ridenour (Aesthetics, Inc.)
Presented at: 
Design & Health World Congress & Exhibition (WCDH 2003, Montreal)
Published & professionally reviewed by: 
The International Academy for Design and Health

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