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Insider Secrets to Controlling Costs on the Design and Construction of Medical Office Buildings

Now more than ever, architects and builders are being asked to develop cost-effective medical office buildings (MOBs) without compromising durability, efficiency and quality. While there are countless solutions for saving time and money, the key to the most cost-effective MOB is an early team approach where the client, architect, builder and engineers work in concert Read more…

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How the Affordable Care Act Affects Healthcare Construction

The pace of healthcare development is on the rise again after two years of declining construction starts. The long-term trend–hospitals and healthcare networks expanding to meet the needs of an aging U.S. population—was disrupted in recent years in part by uncertainty over the fate of the Affordable Care Act. Now that there is more clarity Read more…

Diagnosing the Risks of Hospital Construction

Hospital construction comes with great risk as most work is done in areas of heavy traffic or only a few feet away from patients who may already suffer from compromised immune systems. That said, it’s vital that risks of construction be assessed and controlled for all hospital projects. Planning for new construction or major renovation Read more…