Five Ways Design Can Make Doctors’ Visits Shorter
Shorter wait times are a patient satisfier, but certain design configurations can make patient wait times and appointments take longer. In the case of an ambulatory care center, longer appointments mean fewer appointments per day, restricting the “carrying capacity” of the facility. For instance, the same medical office building can complete either 100 or 150 appointments per day, depending on their length. Five design features can help to speed things up.