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MedSpas: Outstanding Patient Experiences Brought to Life

Posted by Pat Malick on Jun 10, 2019

As our healthcare clients look for avenues to enhance their presence in a saturated marketplace, MedSpas have emerged as one way to achieve that goal. In the US alone, MedSpas are a $3.5-4B.....READ MORE

Topics: patient experience, medspa, Tower Health

Connecting Experience, Behavior and Strategy: Part 2

Posted by Kent Doss on Jun 04, 2019

In my previous post, I described the importance of Experience Mapping and my realization that if we would have filled the behavior and resource gaps, we could have achieved an even more robust...

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Topics: Evidence Based Design (EBD), patient experience, Behavioral Health Design

Using an Overbuild Approach to Increase Capacity and Capability

Posted by Marsha Whitt on May 14, 2019

Overcrowding and constrained capacity are common problems facing our healthcare clients. When we're engaged to overcome these hurdles, Array's Lean, process-led approach helps us find the most.....READ MORE

Topics: overbuild, Healthcare Architecture, robert wood johnson

How Value Stream Mapping and PDSA Ignited my Onboarding Process Improvement Journey

Posted by Nancy Erb on May 01, 2019

When I joined Array in 2013, our accounting team handled new hire paperwork and general orientation during each employee’s first day. Within my first three months, hiring began to pick up as the.....READ MORE

Topics: Lean, Operational transformation

Benefits of Designing with a Topographically-Accurate Site Model

Posted by Darren Conlen on Apr 11, 2019

Originally published in Healthcare Construction + Operations, May 2018

Over the past decade, new software has enabled architects to integrate the processes of building design and documentation...

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Topics: Built Environment, site

Why Junior Architects Should Participate in Construction Administration

Posted by Wil Soriano on Apr 04, 2019

Array’s Mind the Gap event, which provides an opportunity for students to explore healthcare design, is days away. The event has influenced me to reflect on my formative experience as an architect.....READ MORE

Topics: Mind the Gap, construction administration, tips for junior architects

Innovations in Ambulatory Care Design and Delivery

Posted by Jeffrey Drucker on Mar 17, 2019

With so many moving parts, designing an ambulatory care center requires an innovative approach. Balancing elements such as specialty physician practices, same-day surgery and physical therapy make.....READ MORE

Topics: Ambulatory Care, Repurposing Building for Ambulatory Care Center

The Role of Design in a Changing Healthcare Environment

Posted by Jonathan Wilch on Mar 11, 2019

For anyone who is involved with the healthcare industry, the feeling of uncertainty is evident. What is the future of the Affordable Care Act? How can quality care be provided in an age where.....READ MORE

Topics: Process-Led Design, Operational transformation, changing healthcare environment

Integrated Project Delivery: Teamwork Success Stories

Posted by Ray Corby on Mar 08, 2019

There are many articles online about the Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) method, many of which extol promises of budget control, schedule achievement, and a wide range of other benefits. This.....READ MORE

Topics: Planning, Architecture, Healthcare Design, Architects, Continuous Improvement, Healthcare, Integrated Project Design/Delivery (IPD)

Horton Hears A Woof! - A Teacup Pup Doghouse

Posted by Ionex Cruz-Sanyet on Mar 04, 2019

For the third year, Array Architects participated in the Bark + Build Doghouse Design/Build Competition in Dallas, TX. Our local Dallas office partnered this year with Vaughn Construction. Array’s 

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