2020

New Intensive Care Unit at St. Helier Hospital completed
May 5, 2020

New Intensive Care Unit at St. Helier Hospital completed

A new Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at St. Helier Hospital has been completed, designed by Medical Architecture for Epsom and St. Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust. The rigorous application of design standards, bed spacing and infection prevention measures have allowed the facility to be immediately occupied, helping the Trust to significantly increase its ICU capacity […]

Approval confirmed for St. Ann’s Eating Disorders Unit
May 1, 2020

Approval confirmed for St. Ann’s Eating Disorders Unit

A new Eating Disorders Unit providing specialist eating disorders care to the population of Dorset and the South West of England has gained planning consent. The current capacity of six beds is insufficient to meet demand and, as a result, patients are transported to other specialist units out of the area for treatment. This creates […]

Novel Coronavirus Hospital Guidance
Mar 26, 2020

Novel Coronavirus Hospital Guidance

Medical Architecture is currently supporting the NHS, preparing urgent guidance for hospitals converting facilities in order to accommodate the new pandemic infection prevention and control operating model. This rapidly prepared piece of work was carried out in collaboration with an NHS England team and with support from Archus. Design note: COVID-19 ward for intubated patients. […]