SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
NEWS/EVENTS

Hospital architects find ways to build in safety features

November 1st, 2014

Grace Hsu, senior project manager for design and construction at Stanford Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif., said all healthcare organizations are struggling to find the right balance between security and healing aesthetics. “We err on the side of making people comfortable,” she said. “Everyone is so emotional by the time they are in our facility. So not adding to that anxiety is good.”