Yesterday I attended the HCN breakfast about paediatric design. The presentation by Dominic Hook and Katherine Blankley of BDP focused on the design strategies behind the new Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool. It is an imaginative scheme focused on how to provide the best patient experience. Key principles of the design were:
The project is an inspiring reminder of the importance of the NHS and how a holistic approach to design can improve the recovery and experience of all who utilise these spaces.