• UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay

    A new medical center for translational medicine for UCSF’s highly-regarded cancer, children’s and women’s programs

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  • Intermountain Medical Center

    The organizational concept for the 1.2 million square-foot project is the creation of five centers of excellence

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  • PinnacleHealth - West Shore Hospital

    Community health on the Susquehanna River

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Design for acute care that elevates wellness

Our designers, planners and engineers are dedicated to creating the optimal patient, family and staff experience - integrating the most innovative technologies, applying evidence-based principles for safety and efficiency, and using environmental strategies to maximize access to nature, light and less toxic materials in pursuit of Health.  We eagerly embrace the challenges of balancing privacy, noise control, and comfort for patients and families with care delivery

I enjoy the range of activities in design. From developing strategy to the details of getting a renovation project done, I get energized by engaging with my clients.

Collin Beers Senior Principal

Central Manchester Hospitals

Central Manchester Hospitals has always been a comforting beacon of care for those in need. Now, its commitment can be seen and felt through a new layout that (quite literally) puts community first. Shared diagnostic and research spaces support each hospital’s patient spaces. Reception areas are light, airy and welcoming. Each entrance faces the main hospital “boulevard” and green space, creating a lovely sense of community. Read More

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center - Heart & Vascular Institute

The design of the ten-story, inpatient and perioperative services project includes 120 inpatient rooms and 12 state-of-the-art operating rooms. The renovated entrance and adjacent gathering space offers tranquility and respite to patients and visitors. Operational improvements locate nursing staff closer to patients. Light-filled common areas and state-of-the-art technology provide superior patient care and education for medical students. Read More
We work at the intersection of best practice, medical technology, and care delivery.
60+
Awards
#3
Design Firm

Whether designing a community hospital or an academic health center, we aim to leave a legacy of wellness—we're glad our clients agree.
We are consistently ranked among the top five firms in the health care space by Modern Healthcare Design & Construction Magazine.

Services


Architecture We create spaces that are engaging and uplifting, that contribute to our collective sense of health and well-being, and encourage the sustainable stewardship of our communities.
Interior Design As humans, we spend a significant portion of our daily lives inside. We believe our emotional and physical well-being is dramatically impacted by the places where we live, work, and play.
Buildings Engineering With decades of innovation and experience under our belts we’re engineering a promising future leveraging the best in building systems, technology, energy analysis, and sustainable performance.
Lean Design & Consulting With our knowledge of 3P process and our multi-disciplinary teams, use of multi-scale mockups and real time operational enactments, we help you build or repurpose your facility to eliminate inefficiency.
Sustainability & Building Performance We blend art and science to help clients realize the full potential of their projects in terms of life cycle cost, energy efficiency, carbon reduction, human health, and wellness.
Landscape Architecture Whether it's an urban park, a restored wetland, an athletic complex, or a waterfront destination--through analysis, planning, and design, we create inspired landscapes that reflect context and user needs.
Urban Planning & Design Our plans help harness the forces reshaping North American communities. We create places that are authentic, green, walkable, connected and diverse.  
Lighting Design We're illuminating the promise of place by creating visually dynamic lighting environments that enhance forms, colors, and textures to reveal architecture’s beauty.
Physical Security Intelligent design. Inventive solutions. When it comes to protecting critical assets, our physical security design specialists are with you every step of the way.
Digital Practice Technology is reshaping the way we approach design. Our digital practice team helps us push the boundaries of practice, leveraging the power of technology to deliver transformational results for our clients.
Commissioning & Validation We consider building systems a performing art—to us, success lies in an opening day where there are no operational surprises.
Visioning. Brands. Experiences. We create tangible, experiential, and memorable places. Transformative experiences that enhance real estate values and bring people back to a place again and again.
Alternative Project Delivery We provide Alternate Project Delivery (APD) that delivers significant added value in the form of earlier project delivery, reduced environmental impacts, and lowered capital and operating costs.

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