Design in Health

Monash Children's Hospital Imagination Tree awakens the senses

20 July, 2021

The Moose Imagination Tree at Monash Children's Hospital is a magical and wondrous space designed and created to help transform the patient's hospital experience.


Camfil CleanSeal Terminal HEPA Housings

01 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Camfil Australia Pty Ltd

CleanSeal terminal HEPA housings are designed for controlled environments and are available in various ceiling and wall configurations for supply and exhaust air applications.


The logistics behind SA's mass vaccination hubs

14 May, 2021

Portable Partitions Australia was approached by SA Health to urgently provide 78 vaccinations booths across SA's northern and central mass vaccination sites.


Camfil Megalam HEPA panel filters for health care

01 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Camfil Australia Pty Ltd

The Megalam ProSafe range of terminal HEPA panel filters is designed for turbulent and laminar airflow applications within high-tech cleanrooms, clean benches and clean air devices.


Planning HVAC flexibility into hospitals of the future

30 April, 2021 by Jane Allman

Pandemics are not a new concept. We should prepare ourselves and our health systems for a higher frequency of such events in the future.


Managing infection risks during construction, renovation and maintenance activities in healthcare facilities

29 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Greencap Limited

Without correct management, construction, renovation and maintenance activities can disperse dust particles contaminated with bacteria and fungi.


How can design help alleviate overcrowded emergency departments?

21 April, 2021 by Cheyenne Lee, Project Leader at Hames Sharley

ED design needs to be re-imagined to create a process that segregates patients and moves them through quickly, despite the limited number of available doctors.


New $9.5m day oncology centre opens at South Eastern Private

19 April, 2021

Creating a space where patients could comfortably spend time receiving treatment was central to the design ethos of the new $9.5 million day oncology centre at South Eastern Private.


Alleviating health and digital threats depends on technology

13 April, 2021 by Vijay Sundaram*

The healthcare industry faces the task of safeguarding patient data and implementing systems to successfully, efficiently and safely deliver a mass vaccination program.


RMHC Sydney unveils upgraded hospital family room

08 April, 2021

The Ronald McDonald Family Room is intended to offer a home away from home within the hospital, away from the clinical environment of wards.


Camfil Airepure FOCUS UCV systems for operating theatres

01 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Camfil Australia Pty Ltd

Camfil Airepure FOCUS ultraclean ventilation (UCV) systems cater to a range of operating theatre requirements.


Tarkett Powerbond Garden Walk Collection

01 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Tarkett Australia Pty Ltd

Tarkett's Powerbond Garden Walk Collection is a flooring solution designed for aged-care facilities.


Designing a medical centre to attract the right tenants and end users

18 March, 2021 by Don Marshall, Principal and Partner with ThomsonAdsett

When it comes to choosing the right architectural solutions for healthcare buildings, flexibility and efficiency are key.


Getting the right jab to the right people at the right time

11 March, 2021 by Paul Soong, Regional Director ANZ, BluJay

Getting COVID-19 vaccines to the Australian population comes with huge supply chain challenges.


Diverse paths towards future-focused design

23 February, 2021 by James Kelly

James Kelly shares two different, site- and community-specific projects that embrace residents' diversity, defy ageist stereotypes, and embed community connection and sense of place.


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