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     Staff Perception and Change Engagement Study: The Role of the Environment and the Design Process    Funds:   Akron Children's Hospital and  HKS Inc.   Collaborators:   Akron Children's Hospital    Location:  Akron Children's Hospital, Akron, OH

 

Staff Perception and Change Engagement Study: The Role of the Environment and the Design Process

Funds: Akron Children's Hospital and HKS Inc.

Collaborators: Akron Children's Hospital

Location: Akron Children's Hospital, Akron, OH

     The Value Analysis of Lean Processes in Design and Integrated Project Delivery    Funds:  Academy of Architecture for Health Foundation (AAHF) Research Grant, HKS Inc., and Boldt   Collaborators:  Department of Construction Science, College of Architecture,  Texas A  &M University, and  Akron Children's Hospitals   Location:  Akron Children's Hospital, Akron, OH

 

The Value Analysis of Lean Processes in Design and Integrated Project Delivery

Funds: Academy of Architecture for Health Foundation (AAHF) Research Grant, HKS Inc., and Boldt

Collaborators: Department of Construction Science, College of Architecture, Texas A&M University, and Akron Children's Hospitals

Location: Akron Children's Hospital, Akron, OH

     Optimizing Walking Distances and Visibility in a   Med-Surg Unit    Funds:   ProMedica Healthcare System    Collaborators:  ProMedica Healthcare System   Location:  ProMedica Toledo Hospital,  Toledo,  OH

 

Optimizing Walking Distances and Visibility in a Med-Surg Unit

Funds: ProMedica Healthcare System

Collaborators: ProMedica Healthcare System

Location: ProMedica Toledo Hospital, Toledo, OH

     Healthcare Workplace: A Design Diagnostic of the Surgical ICU    Funds:  HKS Inc. and Midwest Healthcare System   Collaborators:   Midwest Healthcare System    Location:  State of  Ohio

 

Healthcare Workplace: A Design Diagnostic of the Surgical ICU

Funds: HKS Inc. and Midwest Healthcare System

Collaborators: Midwest Healthcare System

Location: State of Ohio

     Identifying and Examining Micro Physical Environment Factors Contributing to Patient Falls  ( Texas Tech University Project)    Funds:  National Patient Safety Foundation Research Grant   Collaborators:  CADRE   Location:  Covenant Medical Center, Lubbock, TX and Human-Centric Design Research (HCDR) Lab of Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME) at Texas Tech University,  Lubbock, TX 

 

Identifying and Examining Micro Physical Environment Factors Contributing to Patient Falls (Texas Tech University Project)

Funds: National Patient Safety Foundation Research Grant

Collaborators: CADRE

Location: Covenant Medical Center, Lubbock, TX and Human-Centric Design Research (HCDR) Lab of Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME) at Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 

     Identifying Elements of the Healthcare Environment that Contribute to Wayfinding    Funds:  Military Health System, US Department of Defense   Collaborators:  Texas Health Resources   Location:  Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, TX

 

Identifying Elements of the Healthcare Environment that Contribute to Wayfinding

Funds: Military Health System, US Department of Defense

Collaborators: Texas Health Resources

Location: Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, TX

     Develop and Prioritize Research Questions on Interstitial Building System (IBS)    Funds:  Military Health System, US Department of Defense   Collaborators:  U.S. Department of Defense, Medical Facilities Center of Expertise and Standardization, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army Medical Command, Air Force Steering Group, NIKA Architects + Engineers, Skanska USA Building Inc., Ball State University, Veterans Affairs, TDK Consulting, LLC, Hunt Construction   Location:  Not Applicable

 

Develop and Prioritize Research Questions on Interstitial Building System (IBS)

Funds: Military Health System, US Department of Defense

Collaborators: U.S. Department of Defense, Medical Facilities Center of Expertise and Standardization, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army Medical Command, Air Force Steering Group, NIKA Architects + Engineers, Skanska USA Building Inc., Ball State University, Veterans Affairs, TDK Consulting, LLC, Hunt Construction

Location: Not Applicable

     An Empirical Examination of the Impacts of Decentralized Nursing    Funds:   HKS Inc.    Collaborators:  University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX   Location:  Three inpatient units of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

 

An Empirical Examination of the Impacts of Decentralized Nursing

Funds: HKS Inc.

Collaborators: University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Location: Three inpatient units of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

     Environmental Correlates of Efficiency and Safety in Emergency Departments    Funds:  Academy of Architecture for Health Foundation (AAHF) Research Grant and Herman Miller Grant   Collaborators:  Herman Miller and Synurgy Healthcare Solutions   Location:  Four emergency departments in large US hospitals

 

Environmental Correlates of Efficiency and Safety in Emergency Departments

Funds: Academy of Architecture for Health Foundation (AAHF) Research Grant and Herman Miller Grant

Collaborators: Herman Miller and Synurgy Healthcare Solutions

Location: Four emergency departments in large US hospitals

     Review of the Guidelines for Design and Construction of Healthcare Facilities, 2010 Edition    Funds:  Facility Guidelines Institute and HKS Inc.   Collaborators:  Not Applicable   Location:   Not Applicable

 

Review of the Guidelines for Design and Construction of Healthcare Facilities, 2010 Edition

Funds: Facility Guidelines Institute and HKS Inc.

Collaborators: Not Applicable

Location: Not Applicable

     Extraneous and Peripheral Factors Impeding Designing for Flexibility    Funds:  Herman Miller Grant   Collaborators:  School of Nursing, University of Texas, Arlington, TX   Location:  Five acute care hospitals across the United States

 

Extraneous and Peripheral Factors Impeding Designing for Flexibility

Funds: Herman Miller Grant

Collaborators: School of Nursing, University of Texas, Arlington, TX

Location: Five acute care hospitals across the United States

     Advancing Translational Research by Design (Expert Roundtable)    Funds:  HKS Inc.   Collaborators:  MedStar Institute for Innovation (MI2) Center for Building Sciences   Location:  Washington Hospital Center, MedStar Health, Washington, DC

 

Advancing Translational Research by Design (Expert Roundtable)

Funds: HKS Inc.

Collaborators: MedStar Institute for Innovation (MI2) Center for Building Sciences

Location: Washington Hospital Center, MedStar Health, Washington, DC

     Towards Optimizing Inpatient Unit Design and Operation: a Measure to Predict Nurse Walking Distance on Hospital Bed Units    Funds:  Herman Miller Grant   Collaborators:  The Research and Education Institute of the Texas Health Resources   Location:  THR System Hospitals

 

Towards Optimizing Inpatient Unit Design and Operation: a Measure to Predict Nurse Walking Distance on Hospital Bed Units

Funds: Herman Miller Grant

Collaborators: The Research and Education Institute of the Texas Health Resources

Location: THR System Hospitals

     Membrane Ceilings in Healthcare Environments Study    Funds:  US Department of Health and Human Services Grant - 6 HFPEP070012-01-02   Collaborators:  Washington Hospital Center, CCRD Partners, and Fluid Dynamics Solutions, Inc.   Location:  MedStar  Washington Hospital Center,   Washington, DC

 

Membrane Ceilings in Healthcare Environments Study

Funds: US Department of Health and Human Services Grant - 6 HFPEP070012-01-02

Collaborators: Washington Hospital Center, CCRD Partners, and Fluid Dynamics Solutions, Inc.

Location: MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC

     Influence of Positive Distractions on Children in Hospital Waiting Areas    Funds:  American Art Resources, Catherine Meyers Fine Art, Henry Domke Fine Art, Mohawk Carpets   Collaborators:   Dallas  Children's Medical Center   Location:  Children's Medical Center, Dallas, TX

 

Influence of Positive Distractions on Children in Hospital Waiting Areas

Funds: American Art Resources, Catherine Meyers Fine Art, Henry Domke Fine Art, Mohawk Carpets

Collaborators: Dallas Children's Medical Center

Location: Children's Medical Center, Dallas, TX

     Patient Room Handedness: An Empirical Examination    Funds:  Academy of Architecture for Health Foundation (AAHF) Research Grant and Herman Miller Grant   Collaborators:  School of Nursing, University of Texas, Arlington, TX   Location:  Smart HospitalTM, University of Texas, Arlington, TX

 

Patient Room Handedness: An Empirical Examination

Funds: Academy of Architecture for Health Foundation (AAHF) Research Grant and Herman Miller Grant

Collaborators: School of Nursing, University of Texas, Arlington, TX

Location: Smart HospitalTM, University of Texas, Arlington, TX

     A Multi-Dimensional Comparative Assessment of Headwall Versus Ceiling Booms in Intensive Care Units    Funds:  Getinge USA Grant   Collaborators:  University of Texas Southwestern   Location:  Children's Medical Center, Dallas, TX

 

A Multi-Dimensional Comparative Assessment of Headwall Versus Ceiling Booms in Intensive Care Units

Funds: Getinge USA Grant

Collaborators: University of Texas Southwestern

Location: Children's Medical Center, Dallas, TX

     Impacts of Patient Room Physical Design Configuration on the Care Process, Caregivers and Patients    Funds:  HKS Inc.   Collaborators:  Integris Baptist Medical Center, Oklahoma City,  OK    Location:  Integris Baptist Medical Center, Oklahoma City, OK

 

Impacts of Patient Room Physical Design Configuration on the Care Process, Caregivers and Patients

Funds: HKS Inc.

Collaborators: Integris Baptist Medical Center, Oklahoma City, OK

Location: Integris Baptist Medical Center, Oklahoma City, OK

     A MedModel Decision-Support Study to Assess the Relative Impact of Nurse Servers Over Central Medication Rooms on Nursing Efficiency    Funds:   HKS Inc.    Collaborators:  College of Architecture (PI), Georgia Institute of Technology   Location:  Houston Medical Center Neuro-Ortho unit, Warner Robbins, GA

 

A MedModel Decision-Support Study to Assess the Relative Impact of Nurse Servers Over Central Medication Rooms on Nursing Efficiency

Funds: HKS Inc.

Collaborators: College of Architecture (PI), Georgia Institute of Technology

Location: Houston Medical Center Neuro-Ortho unit, Warner Robbins, GA

     Relationships between Exterior Views and Nurse Stress: An Exploratory Examination    Funds:   HKS Inc.    Collaborators:  Children's Healthcare of Atlanta   Location:  Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston and Scottish Rite, Atlanta, GA

 

Relationships between Exterior Views and Nurse Stress: An Exploratory Examination

Funds: HKS Inc.

Collaborators: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Location: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston and Scottish Rite, Atlanta, GA

     Inpatient Unit Design: Defining the Design Characteristics of a Successful Adaptable Unit    Funds:  AIA Research Grant  2006  and Herman Miller Grant   Collaborators:  School of Nursing, University of Texas, Arlington, TX and  Herman Miller     Location:  Six large US hospitals

 

Inpatient Unit Design: Defining the Design Characteristics of a Successful Adaptable Unit

Funds: AIA Research Grant 2006 and Herman Miller Grant

Collaborators: School of Nursing, University of Texas, Arlington, TX and Herman Miller 

Location: Six large US hospitals