Our Top 3 Healthcare Design Links for December

Hospital’s use of Copper Surfaces Helped it Reduce Health Care-Associated Infections
An interesting low cost study on how using copper (instead of plastic and wood) on high-touch surfaces within a hospital facility, can reduce hospital-acquired infections by up to 60 percent!

Color is Key Component in Room Design
Whether designing a space for your home, or a healthcare facility, color is always a key component.  Colors that evoke a calming and relaxing atmosphere are ideal for healthcare spaces.  In this article, you’ll read about psychology to color, and that every shade in the spectrum can create an emotional and even a physical response.

What is Behavioral Health Furniture
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Of Course, we couldn’t forget to include the info sheet we created titled What is Behavioral Health Furniture. This info sheet explains that when purchasing furniture for an intensive environment, safety, durability and cleanability are all major factors to consider.