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Hospital builders

Author: Tony Monk
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Academy, 2004.
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Britain is in the middle of the largest expansion of healthcare buildings since the inception of the National Health Service Act in 1947. From 1980 to 1997, 89 major hospital projects were completed, costing some Đ3.7 billion. Another 68 schemes are already committed to be built between 1997 and 2006 and will cost a further Đ9.7 billion. This specialist publication traces these momentous changes that are  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Monk, Tony.
Hospital builders.
Chichester, West Sussex ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Academy, 2004
(OCoLC)607370374
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Monk
ISBN: 0471489646 9780471489641
OCLC Number: 48531467
Description: 223 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 32 cm
Contents: Machine derived contents note: Foreword (Philip Powell). --
Health Care Design(Tony Monk). --
Evolution of Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Health Care (Tony Monk). --
Current Issues, Themes and Trends (Tony Monk). --
Hospital Architecture (Tony Monk). --
Future Proof Not Future Ready (David Hutchison). --
A Blueprint for the Future (Richard Burton). --
Conclusions. --
Sir Philip Powell (Diana Rowntree). --
Case Studies. --
Historic: --
Princess Margaret Hospital, Swindon, UK(Powell and Moya). --
Wexham Park Hospital, Slough, UK (Powell and Moya). --
Wycombe General Hospital, High Wycombe, UK (Powell and Moya). --
British Public Health Service. --
District General Hospitals. --
St. Mary's Hospital, Newport, Isle of Wight, UK (Ahrends Burton and Koralek). --
Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, UK (Hutchison Locke and Monk). --
Maidstone Hospital, Maidstone, UK(Powell, Moya and Partners). --
Queen Margaret General Hospital, Dunfermline, UK (HLM Architects). --
Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, Norwich, UK (Anshen Dyer). --
Hairmyres Hospital, East Kilbride, UK (HLM Architects). --
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, UK (Keppie Design). --
Community Hospitals. --
Chepstow Community Hospital, Chepstow, UK(David Hutchison Partnership). --
West Middlesex University Hospital, Isleworth, UK (Nightigale Associates). --
Inner City Health Care. --
Queen Charlotte's and Chelsea Hospital, London, UK (David Hutchison Partnership). --
Bethnall Green Health Centre, London, UK(Avanti Architects). --
Hove Polyclinic, Hove, UK(Nightingale Associates). --
TheHospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond Street, London, UK (Powell Moya and Partners). --
Acad Centre, Central Middlesex Hospital, Park Royal, London, UK (Avanti Architects). --
Primary Care Hospitals. --
Chiddenbrook Surgery, Crediton, Devon, UK(Smith Roberts Associates). --
Montpelier Health Centre, Bristol, UK(Vic Love Architects). --
Europe. --
St. James's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland(Moloney O'Beirne Hutchison). --
Tallaght Regional Hospital, Dublin, Ireland (Robinson Keefe & Devane). --
Dublin Dental Hospital, Dublin, Ireland (Arhends Burton and Koralek). --
Rijnstate Hospital, Arnhem, The Netherlands (Nijst Idema). --
America. --
North Carolina University Hospital, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA (HKS Architects with Corley Redfoot Zack). --
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, Provo, Utha, USA (HKS Architects with Architectural Design West). --
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA, USA (Anshen Dyer). --
Indiana Heart Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA (RTKL Associates, Inc.). --
Australia. --
St. Vincent's Hospital Sydney, Sydney, Australia (Bligh Voller Nield). --
Atsumi Hospital, Aichi Prefecture, Japan (Kyodo Architects & Associates). --
Asia. --
Medical and Research Centre Hong Kong, Sassoon Road, Hong Kong, China (Percy Thomas Architects). --
Malaysian Nucleus Hospitals, Malaysia (Percy Thomas Architects). --
Project Information. --
Bibliography. --
Capital Building Statistics 1980-2006.
Responsibility: Tony Monk.
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