Hospital construction 101: blueprints for success

Nurs Manage. 2005 Mar;36(3):46-51. doi: 10.1097/00006247-200503000-00015.

Abstract

Nursing input from beginning to end proves crucial to success of new healthcare construction or remodeling projects. Here, explore pointers to ensure optimal results.

MeSH terms

  • Attitude of Health Personnel
  • Budgets
  • Communication
  • Cost Control
  • Decision Making, Organizational
  • Health Facility Moving / organization & administration
  • Hospital Design and Construction* / methods
  • Hospital Design and Construction* / standards
  • Humans
  • Interior Design and Furnishings
  • Interprofessional Relations
  • Leadership*
  • Morale
  • Nurse Administrators / organization & administration*
  • Nurse's Role*
  • Nursing Staff, Hospital / education
  • Nursing Staff, Hospital / organization & administration
  • Nursing Staff, Hospital / psychology
  • Planning Techniques