Impact of the Physical Environment of Residential Health, Care, and Support Facilities (RHCSF) on Staff and Residents A Systematic Review of the Literature
Environment and Behavior
Strategies related to the design of the built environment should be considered within the context of the culture of the organization and the resident population. This study of the physical environment of residential health, care, and support facilities addresses the range of settings and population, where other studies have been lacking. The literature review strongly suggests that the built environment is an important component of care provided in residential care settings.
Healthcare Environmental Terms and Outcome Measures: An Evidence-based Design Glossary
Symposium looks into healthy designs
Pebble Project-Published Articles
Issue August 2008
Volume Daily Journal of Commerce
The Road Ahead: The Need to Clarify and Re-Conceptualize Healing Environments
Environmental Design Research Association
Health Promotion by Design in Long-Term Care Settings
The healing environment in our communities and healthcare settings: research excellence into practice
Environmental quality and healing environments: A study of flooring materials in a healthcare telemetry unit.
Department of Architecture (Texas A&M)
Designing for Patient Safety: Developing Methods to Integrate Patient Safety Concerns in the Design Process