Design Engine Architects Ltd.

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The Architectural Concept

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THE IFHC ARCHITECT DESIGN

THERAPEUTIC ENVIRONMENT


MIDLANDS GREEN PRINCIPLES
Passive and active sustainable design principles integrated in new designs.

Achieving Accessibility through Universal Design Principles


CLEANLINESS AND SANITATION
The cleanliness of a facility is not only related to a patient's medical recovery, but can also affect the perceived level of care. To maintain a sanitary environment,


SECURITY AND SAFETY
In addition to general safety concerns of all buildings, clinics have several particular security concerns:


AESTHETICS
Aesthetics are closely related to creating a therapeutic environment (homelike, attractive). Also, aesthetics are important to the clinic's public image and is thus an important marketing tool, both for patients and staff. Aesthetic considerations include: