Kaiser recently opened its new 321-bed San Diego Medical Center, which has already achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design platinum certification and raises the bar for green hospitals in California.
The Massachusetts Association of Health Plans, a lobbying group that represents 17 health plans, has urged state regulators to reject a $1 billion expansion of Boston Children's Hospital.
Thursday's groundbreaking marks the last chapter in a long-running conflict pitting community activists against a hospital administration reluctant to take on the burdens of running a money-losing trauma center.
An Ohio hospital system sued West Virginia's health agency over its allegedly discriminatory certificate-of-need rules governing the construction and development of ambulatory care centers.
The opening of UC San Diego Health's new $943 million hospital later this year—the first new hospital in San Diego County completed since 2012—will bring cutting-edge technology for cancer treatment and other specialty care while also stirring up competition in the market.
“When we arrived there were tarps up to catch the honey before it fell through onto the floor and towels to catch where it was running down the walls and pooling.” She said the hive had gone unnoticed for up to five years. It’s thought warm summer weather melted some of the wax,...
The 31st annual Modern Healthcare Design Awards winners this year reflected a pair of trends in U.S. healthcare: its growing international focus and the shift from fee-for-service to value-based reimbursement embodied in the push toward ambulatory care.
The 656-bed hospital, which opened last fall, was built with its own triple aim: Lean, green and high-tech. Hospital planners used Lean Six Sigma methodologies, including a pre-construction workflow analysis, to identify and create labor-saving design features, such as a layout that significantly...
Cincinnati's Christ Hospital has benefited for decades from its high visibility, perched atop a hill overlooking the city's historic Mount Auburn neighborhood.
Designers of the Swedish Edmonds (Wash.) Ambulatory Care Center harkened back to the history of its city, as well as looked forward to the newest elements of architecture and modern design to create a place so inviting it won this year's award for the most senior-friendly facility.
Designers of Kaiser Permanente's Antelope Valley Medical Offices overcame the severe environmental challenges of its 44-acre site in the high desert to win our first environmentally friendly design award.
HCA's East Florida division will invest about $650 million in its facilities, including a $219 million hospital.