Merrick Medical Center featured in Rural Horizons Magazine

May 24, 2022

Exploring radical rural health flexibility

Kahler Slater’s design for Merrick Medical Center was recently featured in Rural Horizons Magazine. The new facility was intentionally designed to provide a one-stop shop for services, focusing on enhancing wellness and offering comprehensive health care for its underserved community. The article shares details on how our team planned the facility to support a radically flexible design, with every part of the facility optimized for varying levels of acuity, pandemic planning, and surge days using standardization, hybridization, and a move towards non-proprietary spaces.

Click here to view the full article in Rural Horizons Magazine digital issue.