Oct
17

nature design in the hospital

Why…

Aug
31

vividboard boardbuilder

You don’t have to be a professional designer or an expert in patient/provider communication to build your own custom whiteboards. While designing a whiteboard is a complex process, we have greatly simplified it with…

Jul
02

hospital design consultation

Healthcare construction is a $40 billion-a-year industry. While new builds aren’t as common, renovations…

Apr
25

modern hospital room

When approaching patient room design, it’s natural to think of the needs of the patient first. There is also a need to focus on what nurses, doctors and other hospital staff require, but special attention must also…

Jan
24

doctor and clipboard

The three irreplaceable factors to effective patient care are communication, safety and comfort. In order to achieve these three things, it’s essential for care teams to have the tools they need to…

Jan
02

Among hospital acquired conditions (HACs), patient falls are one of the most preventable, yet they continue to be a persistent problem for hospitals across the country.

According to The Joint Commission, hundreds of thousands of patients fall…

Dec
20

patient room board

Patient rooms have many facets. Everything from medical devices to furniture, overall design and layout and even color play into the perception patients have of the care they receive. Just like…

Nov
20

speaking with patients

One of the most complex issues doctors and nurses confront while on the job is patient communication. Relaying information is an imperfect science because no two patients are the same. Everyone perceives,…

Oct
27

patient mri

Caring for hospital patients goes well beyond providing medical treatment. Patients must also be treated as paying customers, and their satisfaction with their service is key to a hospital’s financial success. But is it possible for hospitals to provide…

Oct
13

breast cancer awareness month

October is breast cancer awareness month, and at VividBoard we are helping to raise awareness for the more than 3.1 million women and men who currently have, or have had, breast cancer in their lifetime.