08 May 2016
Senior Tsunami Impacts Hospital Signage
Hospitals eye senior-friendly signage to accommodate aging Baby Boomers.

 

Healthcare Design Magazine reports that due to seniors' aging-induced inability to function in, and cope with, the heathcare environment, many hospitals and design professionals are reviewing the need to alter their approach to important categories like flooring, wall colors, textures, and signage to meet the evolving needs of elderly patients. This impacts their choices for furnishings, materials, and equipment in future installations.