Category: Healthcare

Bed Bug Resources, Solutions Available While Research Tackles Epidemic

Bed bugs beware. Auburn University has your number. According to the All Alabama blog, the school is launching a research project that “is breaking new ground…


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Five Healthcare Stories You Might Have Missed in June

The American Medical Association takes a new stand on obesity, while one company uses crowdfunding to invest in healthcare innovation. And why are Americans paying so…

Video: Norix’s Return to NeoCon Gives Company Opportunity to Network, Collaborate

“If you can get designers and architects and manufacturers all working together, we can change how institutional environments appear and really make a difference.” Those were…

Day 1 NeoCon 2013: Norix Furniture Ready to Network with Industry Leaders, Showcase its Forte´ ™ Line of Furniture

The wait is over. NeoCon 2013 is officially underway, with “thousands of innovative products and resources for corporate hospitality, healthcare, retail, government, institutional and residential interiors…

Video: Norix Furniture Revit® files lighten load on users designing facility models

A great number of architects, engineers and contractors involved in the design of facilities already know that Revit®, a sophisticated Building Information Modeling (BIM) software program,…

NAPHS Recognizes Authors Hunt and Sine with Leadership Award for Quality

During its annual meeting, the National Association of Psychiatric Health Systems recognized the contributions of James Hunt, AIA, NCARB, and David Sine, ARM, CSP, CPHRM, with…

Featured Installation: Broward Health Medical Center

The Client:     Broward Health Medical Center (BHMC), Fort Lauderdale, Florida Furniture Dealer:     Empire Office Furniture Manufacturer:     Norix Group, Inc. Product Solution:     Norix Attenda® Series, Hondo® Series…

Healthcare Buzzwords and Acronyms – What They Mean

Members of the healthcare profession, the media, the technology industry and countless government agencies have created a growing list of healthcare buzzwords, acronyms and abbreviations that…

Creating Healing Spaces that Summon Nature

A recent article in the New York Times describes how the qualities of healing gardens in healthcare settings can alleviate stress and restore a sense of…

White Paper: Top Five Furniture Considerations for Patient Safety in Behavioral Healthcare Facilities

The physical environment in psychiatric hospitals and other Behavioral Healthcare facilities plays a key role in patient safety. Some of those environmental risks are addressed by…