Better hosptials designs for “resource poor” communities in developing nations #PartnersinHealth

Check out the Globe’s story on how a new hospital in Partners in Health was designed to maximize the health of patients. (It’s behind the paywall.) For example, an open air  waiting room  and good ventilation to reduce infection rates. Here’s a link to the company that designed the hospital and a video from CNN.

http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.element/apps/cvp/3.0/swf/cnn_416x234_embed.swf?context=embed&videoId=international/2011/04/04/ia.rwandan.hospital.hope.bk.a.cnn

 

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