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C CONTENTS | AUGUST 2015 VOL. 15, NO. 6 44 FEATURES 44 56 COLOSSUS OF CARE With a size and budget practically unheard of in healthcare design today, Dallas County's New Parkland Hospital has transfixed the industry for years. Now preparing for an August opening, the project showcases a design inspired by the public hospital's pursuit to rival private competitors and the need for an environment that will stand the test of time-even with 1 million patient visits a year. By Jennifer Kovacs Silvis LITTLE THINGS Hospitals and health systems around the country are investing capital dollars in the birth experience, from creating standalone birth centers to renovating obstetrics units, all in an effort to get the details right for that special day-and, hopefully, inspire lifelong relationships along the way. By Jennifer Kovacs Silvis UNDER ONE ROOF Providence Medical Park in Spokane, Wash., used Lean thinking inside and out to create a streamlined patient experience that incorporates both primary and specialty care. By Pierce McVey DEPARTMENTS 4 HCDMAGAZINE.COM A monthly rundown of exclusive content available at 6 EDITORIAL Building a board By Kristin D. Zeit 12 SHOW TALK Connections that count By Kevin Gaffney 14 MONITOR Keeping track of the industry's vital signs 26 THE CENTER Form meets function By Debra Levin 96 FIRST LOOK Be well By Jennifer Kovacs Silvis 87 SPECIAL ADVERTISING SECTION: ART GALLERY AND CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL PORTFOLIO 2 08.15 ON THE COVER: New Parkland Hospital, Dallas. Photo: Architect: HDR + Corgan, © 2014 Andrew Pogue Healthcare Design (ISSN: Print 1541-7905, Online 2168-0043) is published 10 times per year in Jan/ Feb, Mar, April, May, June/July, Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, and Dec, by Emerald Expositions, 85 Broad Street, New York, NY 10004. Periodicals postage paid at New York, NY, and additional mailing offices. ©2015 by Emerald Expositions. Healthcare Design is a trademark of Emerald Expositions. All rights reserved. No part of Healthcare Design may be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published, or broadcast in any form or in any media without prior written permission of the publisher. To request permission to reuse this content in any form, including distribution in education, professional, or promotional contests or to reproduce material in new works, please contact the Copyright Clearance Center at or 978-750-8400. For custom reprints, please contact Elana Ben-Tor, 216.373.1202, elana.bentor@ EDITORIAL POLICY: Articles and opinions published in Healthcare Design do not necessarily reflect the views of Publisher or the Editorial Advisory Board. SUBSCRIPTIONS: For questions about a subscription or to subscribe, please contact us by phone: 1-888-873-3566, online: www.healthcaredesign, or email: hcd.vendome@ Subscription rate per year: $140 domestic, $179 outside the U.S. Single copies and back issues: $22 Domestic, $34 outside the U.S. POSTMASTER: Send changes of address to: Healthcare Design, P.O. Box 397, 2865 S. Eagle Rd., Newtown, PA 18940. HKS INC./BLAKE MARVIN 28

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Healthcare Design - August 2015

Healthcare Design - August 2015
Show Talk
The Center
Colossus of Care
Little Things
Under One Roof
Special Advertising Section: Art Gallery and Children's Hospital Portfolio
First Look

Healthcare Design - August 2015