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Facing the challenges of our hospitals and medical spaces becoming overwhelmed and constrained by the continuing increase of patients, we need to look to non-traditional methods to treat and reach all patient populations. Exploring trends on the rise, such as “drive through” and mobile operations, could help to alleviate excessive patient flow into our medical centers. In 1971 Gary Clinton opened the first drive-through pharmacy in a former bank building. Many questioned the validity of a drive-through pharmacy, but in 1991 it caught on and become an expected commodity. with current the current challenges of today’s pandemic we should again turn to this convenience and roll out options to test and triage patients via their vehicles in available parking lots or other large, open sites. Giving populations the opportunity to remain in their own vehicles provides a modicum of comfort and allows for distancing from clinical personnel. Drive through COVID-19 operations can provide for easy swab testing, hand-off of medical supplies, and quick exams for fever or other symptoms. Going hand-in-hand with drive through operations is the opportunity to mobilize clinical staff and[...]
Facing the challenges of our hospitals and medical spaces becoming overwhelmed and constrained by the continuing increase of patients, we need to look to non-traditional methods to treat and reach all patient populations. Exploring trends on the rise, such as “drive through” and mobile operations, could help to alleviate excessive patient flow into our medical centers. In 1971 Gary Clinton opened the first drive-through pharmacy in a former bank building. Many questioned the validity of a drive-through pharmacy, but in 1991 it caught on and become an expected commodity. with current the current challenges of today’s pandemic we should again turn to this convenience and roll out options to test and triage patients via their vehicles in available parking lots or other large, open s[...]
Facing the challenges of our hospitals and medical spaces becoming overwhelmed and constrained by the continuing increase of patients, we need to look[...]
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Blog

Exploring Drive-Through and Mobile Operations

Healthcare Snapshots featured UMass Memorial Medical Center H8 Medical Surgical Nursing Unit and Compounding Pharmacy in a highlight of E4H's upgrade project in Worcester, MA. Understanding patients’ needs for private beds [...]
Healthcare Snapshots featured UMass Memorial Medical Center H8 Medical Surgical Nursing Unit and Compounding Pharmacy in a highlight of E4H's upgrade [...]
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Publication

UMass Memorial Medical Center H8 Medical Surgical Nursing Unit and Compounding Pharmacy

Healthcare Facilities Today features an article by Jeff Schantz, AIA, NCARB, Director of Health Sciences + Technology. The special looks at applying the lessons learned from 9/11 biodefense response to the COVID-19 pandemic. [...]
Healthcare Facilities Today features an article by Jeff Schantz, AIA, NCARB, Director of Health Sciences + Technology. The special looks at applying t[...]
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Publication

Applying Lessons Learned from 9/11 Biodefense Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

"Foundational Knowledge, First Principles, and Courage." Jeff Schantz, AIA, NCARB, is the Director of Health Sciences + Technology and works out of the Boston office. 1. Where did you grow up? Holmdel, NJ, right next[...]
"Foundational Knowledge, First Principles, and Courage." Jeff Schantz, AIA, NCARB, is the Director of Health Sciences + Technology and works out of[...]
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Culture

10 Qs: Getting to Know the People Behind the Projects...Jeff Schantz

Partner Bill Repichowskyj, AIA, NACRB, and HCD Advisory Board member shares E4H's response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Read the HCD Post.[...]
Partner Bill Repichowskyj, AIA, NACRB, and HCD Advisory Board member shares E4H's response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Read the HCD Post.[...]
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Thought Leadership

COVID-19 Notes From The Field: Stakeholders Meet Virtually To Design Temporary Structures