2017 Healthcare Environment Awards Winners Announced

The 2017 Healthcare Environment Awards—honoring innovative architectural and interior design solutions that enhance the quality of healthcare delivery—are presented by Contract magazine in partnership with The Center for Health Design and in cooperation with the Healthcare Design Expo + Conference. The awards recognize projects across a range of project types—including acute care, ambulatory care, conceptual design, health and fitness wellness facilities, landscape design, and student projects. Six professional projects and one student design were selected by a jury to receive awards and honorable mentions.

This year’s Healthcare Environment Award jurors were: Lilliana Alvarado, principal, Uphealing; Rosalyn Cama, president, CAMA, Inc.; Craig Puccetti, director, architectural services, BSA Lifestructures; and Anita Rossen, healthcare interiors market leader, CollinsWoerman.

The 2017 Healthcare Environment Awards winners are:

Ambulatory Care winner: Mountain Park Health Center, Tempe Clinic
Ambulatory Care honorable mention: Mercy Virtual Care Center
Acute Care winner: Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Conceptual Design winner: RIPCHD.OR Operating Room Prototype
Health and Wellness Facilities winner: Marcus Mariota Sports Performance Center
Landscape Design winner: Children’s National Medical Center Bunny Mellon Healing Garden
Student winner: Regaining Independence: A Long-Term Acute-Care Hospital