Planning, design, and construction can create a ripple effect that begins with planning and extends well beyond a hospital’s grand opening. This presentation will discuss the catalytic effect a hospital can have on population health and make recommendations for strategies for participants to implement within their own organizations. The session will include improving the patient experience, safety, quality, brand awareness, economic impact, outreach efforts, population health and wellness, and opportunities for partnership.
Explain the collaborative team mentality necessary for successful project planning and execution.
Assess how to identify guiding principles that affect population health and wellness.
Identify the short- and long-term effects a new facility can have on a community.
List opportunities for your organization to have a ripple effect.