Warm Design is "Key"
Warm design a “Key” feature!
Why is it so important for medical products to have a warm and comfortable feel? You have to ask yourself would anyone want to feel like they are in a hospital or doctors office setting in the place they call home? Even in retirement communities it’s believed that the “boutique” design style approach is long overdue. Skilled nursing facilities are starting to get the respect they deserve when it comes to design according to John Andrews who wrote an article for McKnight’s long term care news. Even under strict codes and regulations they are able to create a “boutique-designed environment that is far from the stereotypical institutional feel.” The biggest take away from adapting to this lifestyle it helps the “fear” of going into a hospital like setting. Giving retirement communities that luxury feel is going to be key!