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New NHS Diagnostic and Treatment Hubs
Oct 6, 2020

New NHS Diagnostic and Treatment Hubs

Medical Architecture has always shown leadership in designing new classes of healthcare buildings. These are interesting times for anyone planning health infrastructure. Older populations and changes in clinical pathways mean that historic assumptions of a large acute hospital linked to tiers of primary and community health clinics are no longer relevant. It’s been clear for […]

Christopher Shaw to chair “Fit for the Future? Forty new hospitals” talk at the EHD Congress
Sep 15, 2020

Christopher Shaw to chair “Fit for the Future? Forty new hospitals” talk at the EHD Congress

Medical Architecture’s Christopher Shaw will be chairing a talk entitled “Fit for the Future? Forty new hospitals” at the European Healthcare Design Congress this Wednesday, 16th September. This will feature a discussion of the government’s Health Infrastructure Plan (HIP) Programme and what this could mean for the future of healthcare design in the UK. For […]

Improving mental health for older people in a woodland setting
Aug 26, 2020

Improving mental health for older people in a woodland setting

Dorset has one of the fastest growing elderly populations in the UK. We have designed a new 20-bed mental health inpatient unit for older people on the Alderney Hospital site which will address the changing needs of the county’s inhabitants, and help Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust achieve its objective of making Alderney Hospital […]