Chapter 2. Planning Healthcare Environments

  1. Mike Kagioglou Professor Head Director1 and
  2. Patricia Tzortzopoulos senior lecturer Academic Fellow2
  1. Duane Passman Head Director Visiting Professor member

Published Online: 10 FEB 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444319675.ch2

Improving Healthcare through Built Environment Infrastructure

Improving Healthcare through Built Environment Infrastructure

How to Cite

Passman, D. (2010) Planning Healthcare Environments, in Improving Healthcare through Built Environment Infrastructure (eds M. Kagioglou and P. Tzortzopoulos), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444319675.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Health and Care Infrastructures Research and Innovation Centre, University of Salford, UK

  2. 2

    School of the Built Environment, University of Salford, UK

Author Information

  1. School of the Built Environment, University of Salford, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 FEB 2010
  2. Published Print: 9 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405158657

Online ISBN: 9781444319675

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • practitioner contributions;
  • planning healthcare environments;
  • key drivers - impact on planning and delivery of healthcare environments;
  • examining English NHS system;
  • website of NHS History - history of hospital planning and development;
  • London healthcare system - reflecting development of national system;
  • Regional health authorities (RHAs) - supply of major capital by major developments;
  • Capital Investment Manual (CIM);
  • high-quality care for all, 2008;
  • design and the physical environment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background and history

  • The planning landscape

  • Policy developments since 1997

  • Capital procurement methodologies and NHS organisations

  • Settings for healthcare

  • Supply-side considerations

  • Demand side

  • Design and the physical environment

  • Conclusion

  • References