Kahler Slater Principals Jennifer Schlimgen and Kathy Schnuck interviewed Martha Jefferson Hospital’s (MJH) procedural center clinical leaders to understand what it took on their part to successfully operationalize a new concept in procedural care, something MJH executive leadership understood would be the right direction for the future of their new replacement hospital campus.
Design of the workplace really does matter in your quest to become a great workplace. Kahler Slater presented "Design Matters: The Role of the Physical Workplace in Being a Best Company" at the Great Place to Work® Institute 2015 Conference.
For nearly two years, Kahler Slater was a regular contributor to the Forbes.com Leadership Forum. Our Kahler Slater authors, along with some great guest contributors, covered an important topic: design as a business imperative. All of our articles can be found here.
Kahler Slater Senior Designer and Associate Principal, Aaron Ebent, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, authored an article published by High-Rise Facilities Magazine: "Use Smart Design to Avoid High-Rise Wayfinding Challenges."
Kahler Slater explores how trends in education impact both the classroom model and the overall building design.
Kahler Slater Architect and Associate, Kate Egan, AIA, EDAC, LEED AP BD+C, authored a research article published by Healthcare Design Magazine: "POE Measures Success Of New Clinic Operational Models".
Kahler Slater Associate Principal, Jenni Eschner, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, EDAC, authored an article published by the Advisory Board: "It takes a village: How facilities can promote team-based care".
How design can support effective new ambulatory care models including a case study and proven results from a clinic in Southwest Wisconsin.
Kahler Slater designer, Eric Mayne, AIA, RIBA, authored an article featuring our client, UW Health Yahara Clinic, published in January on HC+O News: "Building Design Supports New Ambulatory Care Delivery Models".
Kahler Slater’s own Senior Principal and Higher Education Team Leader, Larry Schnuck, was featured in the May 2013 edition of College Management & Planning.
Kahler Slater is featured in Libby Gill's book Capture the Mindshare and the Market Share Will Follow: The Art and Science of Building Brands, discussing the importance of building a compelling brand based on emotional connection, authentic value and flawless delivery.
As the nation’s health care becomes more patient-centered and holistic, it is important for nursing schools to effectively train their students for the continuum of care.
Stringent requirements make sustainable design difficult. However, these challenges did not deter the team at Monroe Clinic in Monroe, Wis., when it began planning a new replacement hospital.
As a certified member in the Planetree Visionary Design Network, we are always working toward developing better health care experiences.
Research has shown that art can play a significant role in promoting health. This white paper details ways you can successfully integrate art into your hospital to create a better patient experience.
Every great company has great stories and many of the Best Companies know how to use those stories to cultivate pride in the workplace. Kahler Slater presented "Building Pride Through Storytelling in the Workplace" at the Great Place to Work® Institute 2012 Conference.
When adding to or updating a sim lab, there are many factors to consider in order to ensure a wise investment for the future of your institution.
One funding mechanism that is helping to close the gap in hotel financing and development is the EB-5 program. Douglas Nysse discusses this program in a recent HotelExecutive.com article.
Whether you are planning a new women’s health program or already have a seasoned service line, we know you have one big question: What do women want?
Culture is a powerful strategic tool in business today. We have found that Best Companies are leveraging their work environments to reinforce, manifest and celebrate their unique cultures.
Does a well-designed physical workplace contribute to being a Best Place to Work? Our answer is yes!
Kahler Slater’s second workplace research study explores the various ways that Best Companies support and celebrate their award winning cultures.
Rapid prototyping is helping National University Hospital, an academic medical center in Singapore, accelerate the redesign of their medical school curriculum.
As leaders in evidence-based design practice, Kahler Slater worked with The Center for Health Design to make Evidence-Based Design Accreditation and Certification (EDAC) a reality.
How companies live out their promises to their stakeholders is what will differentiate them. How do we know? Well, we wrote a book about it…