Health care Industry

Take 5 With Chuck Richmond

In this series, Healthcare Design asks leading healthcare design professionals, firms, and owners to tell us what’s got their attention and share some ideas on the subject. Chuck Richmond is the senior vice president and operations director for Lendlease’s healthcare group (New York). Here he shares his thoughts on futureproofing infrastructure, advancements in construction technology,…

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PHOTO TOUR: Solinsky Center for Cancer Care

Elliot Health System (Manchester, N.H.) was looking to create a comprehensive cancer center that incorporates the existing radiation oncology services housed at Elliot Hospital in Manchester, in an environment inspired by the healing effects of nature. The 22,000-square-foot Solinsky Center for Cancer opened in August 2020 on the Elliot Hospital campus and consolidates chemotherapy, radiation…

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What healthcare orgs should be doing in response to the SolarWinds breach

The recent SolarWinds breach presents a range of critical security issues for government agencies, healthcare organizations, government agencies and major companies in other industry verticals. SolarWinds produces a variety of popular IT infrastructure monitoring solutions and the breach it suffered resulted in compromised files being introduced into updates of these monitoring solutions. These monitoring solutions…

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With telehealth, one size won’t fit all

The pandemic has given us, among other things, a new buzzword: the “next normal.”  As health systems adjusted to dramatic increases in virtual visits, they experienced a steep learning curve in a very short time. Some of this shift to virtual care will be permanent. A significant percentage of ambulatory care will never return to…