Discover the potential of your hospital’s outdoor area

Whilst the internal facilities of your hospital are extremely important, an area which can be a huge benefit to both your staff, patients and visitors is a pleasant outdoor garden or seating area. The benefits of fresh air and engaging with nature are well documented, with more and more reports showing that even just looking at a natural environment can improve people’s wellbeing, for example research has shown that patient recovery rates improve if even the view out of their … Continue reading

Awnings for Care Homes – The Benefits

A much needed facility that may be overlooked within care homes is an outside shelter structure to provide shelter to their residents when enjoying the outside. Creating an accessible, comfortable and relaxing outside area for residents is important as the outside can offer a lot to those that can no longer pop here and there as and when desired. A relaxing outside area can give elderly and less able residents freedom. Whether it is giving them a hobby such taking … Continue reading

Improve Patient Experience at your Clinic

Most healthcare settings provide car parking spaces for their visitors, however there are other useful parking facilities for patients and visitors which are sometimes overlooked, such as cycle and buggy parking facilities. Cycling is becoming a more popular form of transport, particularly in inner city locations and so it is good practise to cater for those who choose to cycle to your healthcare clinic, providing them with a safe and secure area for them to leave their bike whilst they … Continue reading

How a Canopy can Enhance your Hospital’s Exterior

Improve your patients’ experience by providing shelter into your A&E department. Having an accident is an incredibly traumatic time for both patients and their families. Getting treatment for their emergency is no doubt the most important requirement of a patient, however ensuring that their time at the hospital is as comfortable as possible can help make the patient more relaxed during this distressing time. A simple way to improve patients’ experience is to provide shelter for patients when they are … Continue reading