Join HKS at the Healthcare Design Conference & Expo

With more than 3,200 attendees, the 2018 Healthcare Design Conference & Expo in Phoenix is the premier health care industry show. HKS will be represented by 13 speakers at 16 speaking sessions that cover a range of topics that will help building operators, owners and other industry professionals stay up to date on the changes shaping health care design.

HKS’ 13 speakers are Upali Nanda, David Vincent, Pamela Redden, Kimberly Montague, Leslie Hanson, Mo Stein, Jim Lennon, John Niziolek, Thomas Harvey, Kate Renner, Erin Peavey, Brian Briscoe and Emily Johnson. Please click any of the sessions below to learn more about their topics and presenters. We look forward to seeing you in Phoenix for an exchange of ideas and opportunities.

Saturday, Nov. 10:

3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.: EDAC Exam Prep Session hosted by The Center for Health Design

Sunday, Nov. 11:

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.: The Next Disaster: Is Your Emergency Department Ready?

10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.: Questions Owners Wish You Would Ask

1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.: Designing Microhospitals in a Big Way: Unleashing a Unique Design Process

3 p.m. – 4 p.m.: Reinventing Care: A Five-Hospital Health System’s Response to the New Paradigm of Value Versus Volume

3 p.m. – 4 p.m.: Low-Acuity Treatment Stations: Maximizing Efficiency and Shortening ED Visits

Monday, Nov. 12:

9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.: Reality Check: The Continuing Collision of Health, Technology and Design

9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.: Advanced Emergency Department Design

9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.: Reducing Patient Falls: Top Five Physical Design Factors Warranting Attention

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.: A Model for Data-Driven ICU Design

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.: Innovations in Human-Centered Design: Piloting a New Family Practice Model

Tuesday, Nov. 13:

8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.: The Outpatient Care Environment: Analyzing Flexibility Strategies through POE

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.: Tools of the Trade: Multisite Use and Testing of Standard Facility Evaluation Tools

1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.: Learning is a Process: Pros vs. Students

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.: A Joining of Hands: Holistically Caring for the Behavioral Health Patient

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.: Measuring Performance in Patient Room Design: A Study of Strategies and Outcomes