Design in Health

Powered stretchers reduce injuries for paramedics

26 April, 2017 by

"For paramedics, lifting and loading is a common element to almost each and every call."


Translational research hospital opens doors

28 March, 2017 by

The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, Chicago, is a 'translational' research hospital where clinicians and scientists work together 24/7 with patients, discovering new approaches and applying (or 'translating') research in real time.


Automated patient check-in for Gold Coast Health

21 March, 2017 by

The Gold Coast University Hospital is seeing shorter patient queues and a reduction in 'fail to attends' with an automated patient check-in system.


New Bendigo Hospital is connected to community and nature

30 January, 2017 by

Made possible through a Victorian Government investment of $630 million, the new Bendigo Hospital is the largest regional hospital development in Victoria's history and one of the largest hospital projects across Australia.


Your Solution Provider for MRI Shielding

21 September, 2016 by AHHB

Faraday Pty Ltd design, install and test electromagnetic shielding for medical, commercial, industrial and defence projects throughout Australia and New Zealand.


The Role of Textiles in Healthcare

21 September, 2016 by AHHB





Australian Healthcare Week 2016

15 December, 2015 by ahhb



Conrad Gargett Riddel : CGRAMW Australia’s most experienced and highly regarded specialist healthcare architecture and design firms

14 March, 2014 by ahhb

Conrad Gargett Riddel Ancher Mortlock Woolley (CGRAMW) is one of Australia’s most experienced and highly regarded specialist healthcare architecture and design firms. [hr]



HDR | Rice Daubney : Patient-Centred Care – A key driver for HDR | Rice Daubney designed lifehouse

14 March, 2014 by ahhb

In the provision of healthcare, the building container – both design and execution is a critical determining factor. Accommodating people in a highly vulnerable state is an enormous challenge for architects. Specifically, the ability to combine architecture and art with medical science, logistics, technical equipment and building technology is of great importance when it comes to environments that meet the needs of patients, relatives, medical staff and researchers.



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