Healthcare

Healthcare

August 20, 2018

INVISION is honored to have been awarded a 2018 National Healthcare Design Award from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Academy of Architecture for Health (AAH) for the design of Story County Medical Center’s Outpatient Expansion. We appreciate the significance of the award being given to …

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October 31, 2016

The Triple Aim is an important focus that many hospitals and health systems began to utilize post-healthcare reform. The concept is from the Institute for Health Improvement (IHI) and offers health care administrators and executives a framework for optimizing performance that focuses on three areas. Improving the health …

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June 30, 2016

To support an improved patient experience, consider these clinic models that each offer different opportunities for care. The outpatient clinic is evolving to provide a patient-centric focus, team-based care and value-based reimbursements. These changes are impacting expectations and the way patients choose to receive care. In turn, they affect …

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April 23, 2016

Do you or someone you know suffer from a mental illness? During National Public Health Week recently, we were reminded that most Americans do. Architects are rethinking how their building designs influence the health and well-being of people and are developing designs for mental health as well as …

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February 22, 2016

Evidence-based design is a powerful and important tool for building or renovation investments of any scale. Along with a great process, it helps you design spaces that work. Understanding Evidence-Based Design Evidence-based design (EBD) is about creating better buildings through the knowledge and application of proven best practices. …

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