Designing the Perfect Patient Room

June 11, 2019

A hospital room design contest led to so many ideas for reducing infection risk that there was no winner. Instead, competing architecture firms worked together to put patients first and make sure that all the best ideas were put into place.

In this episode, ECRI's Mark Macyk, a Risk Management Analyst, shares details about the contest and which steps to take to reduce infection risk in patient rooms without undergoing new construction or significant renovations. Read more about The Contest That No One Won. ECRI PSO members can login to see the video Respiratory Assessment of the Patient Receiving Opioids, part of the 2017 ECRI PSO Deep Dive.

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