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Making a Difference: Renovating a Pediatric Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit

Posted by Laura Morris on Sep 22, 2020

Behavioral healthcare remains an underfunded service line, and Array strives to promote the important work of our clients who are focusing on this stigmatized specialty. In recent years, we’ve...

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Topics: Behavioral Health Design, pediatric design

The Value of In-Concert Design Planning

Posted by Noah Tolson on Aug 27, 2020

Originally featured in Healthcare Design Magazine, February 2020.

A new cancer center opens only to require renovations six months later because volumes weren’t understood prior to construction. A.....READ MORE

Topics: Master Planning, Design Thinking

Design Feature: Central Sterile Processing Department at Mt. Sinai West

Posted by Annette Giuffrida-Levesque and Rosana Bassi on Jun 18, 2020

When health systems expand, support services often need to grow to support increased volumes. A common example of this is the expansion of Central Sterile Processing Departments (CPSD) following.....READ MORE

Topics: Central Sterile Processing, design

How Post Occupancy Evaluations Advance Healthcare Design

Posted by Deborah Franqui on Jun 10, 2020

As architects specializing in healthcare, we long to create built environments that make a mark both aesthetically and operationally. We want to design a space that is scientifically measured to...

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Topics: Healthcare Design, post occupancy evaluations

Temporary Field Hospitals Enable Low Acuity COVID-19 Care in NYC

Posted by Annette Giuffrida-Levesque, Keith Urio and David Lam on May 14, 2020

As the COVID-19 hospital admittance continues in New York City, New York Presbyterian (NYP) reached out to Array to assist them with designing and constructing temporary field hospitals. The.....READ MORE

Topics: Coronavirus, Temporary field hospitals

Using Shelled Space to Increase Bed Capacity for COVID-19 Patients

Posted by Annette Giuffrida-Levesque on Apr 17, 2020

Across the nation, healthcare design is getting more attention than ever before. The general public is now acutely aware of the importance of infection controls, while stories of alternate care.....READ MORE

Topics: bed capacity, COVID-19 Bed Capacity

Array Architects Teams with iCrowd to Design Medical Tents for COVID-19 Patients in New York City

Posted by Annette Giuffrida-Levesque and Dan Russell on Apr 02, 2020

As the current epicenter of the US COVID-19 outbreak, New York City hospitals are struggling to provide beds for their patients. To combat the dwindling bed supply, iCrowd Inc. reached out to.....READ MORE

Topics: Coronavirus, medical tent design

3 Strategies to Reassure Patients and Communities During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Posted by Isabelle Arnold on Mar 20, 2020

Note: Due to the rapidly-evolving nature of the Coronavirus Pandemic, this blog will be updated as developments unfold.

The Coronavirus pandemic has flooded media reports in recent weeks, with.....READ MORE

Topics: pandemic preparedness, Coronavirus

AIA Webinar: Building a Framework for Behavioral Health Design

Posted by Jon Sell on Mar 10, 2020

Recently, Pat Malick and I were invited to present a webinar sponsored by the American Institute of Architects and their Academy of Architecture for Health. We focused the presentation around our.....READ MORE

Topics: Pediatrics, Behavioral Health Design, webinar

Design Feature: Jefferson Health Multi-Specialty Outpatient Center at the Philadelphia Navy Yard

Posted by Laura Morris on Feb 25, 2020

When Jefferson Health and Aegis Project Management engaged Array to design their first-ever multi-specialty clinic, our team had the privilege of working with Jefferson Health leadership to create.....READ MORE

Topics: Ambulatory Surgery Center Design, Philadelphia Navy Yard Doctor