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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. […]

Covid-19 Pandemic Update: Medical Architecture now working from home
Mar 19, 2020

Covid-19 Pandemic Update: Medical Architecture now working from home

In response to the recent advice given on the 16th March by the Prime Minister, Professor Chris Whitty and Sir Patrick Vallance, our staff have begun working at home. We remain attentive to all advice given by the government and Public Health England, and are prepared for whichever measures they deem necessary to suppress the […]