Posts Tagged ‘healing environment’

The Weight of Waiting: Redesigning Waiting Spaces

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Waiting can carry a lot of weight no matter where you are and for who/what you’re waiting. This is certainly true for clinic waiting spaces that are historically cold and sterile, and statistically proven to be stress-inducing. Yet redesigning them is complex because each space has its own purpose (i.e., emergency, maternity, geriatric, radiology, recovery, […]

Are Independent Physician Practices Really Dead?

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It seems a new article or editorial is published every week stating that independent physician groups are going the way of the dinosaur. While its true that more medical practices are now owned by hospitals and large health systems than the physicians themselves, is it possible for an independent medical practice to not just survive, […]