Institute for Patient-Centered Design, Inc.

Design with Patients in Mind

Patient-Centered Behavioral Health:
Opportunities for Innovation in the Patient Room

Date: May 17, 2018

Time:  5:30 - 6:30 pm Networking Reception | 6:30 - 7:30 pm Discussion

Location:  OFS Brands, 1362 Collier Road NW; Atlanta, GA 30318

Course Description:

Opportunities are plentiful for design intervention in the behavioral health space; and designers are up for the challenge!  Participants of this course will take a deep dive into the Institute's Patient-Centered Behavioral Health Project and learn how collaboration between designers and product manufacturers can transform the environment of care.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify safety risks inside the behavioral health patient room
  • Review design considerations when planning behavioral health projects
  • Discuss design research and development to address the needs of patients
  • Review a case study:  Patient-Centered Behavioral Health Project

Continuing Education:

This course is registered for 1 hour of continuing education credit with:

  • American Institute of Architects (AIA), for 1 HSW Learning Unit
  • The Center for Health Design for 1 EDAC Continuing Education Credit
  • American College of Healthcare Executives