Acute hospital design




Programme summary

About 30% of patients in acute hospitals have dementia yet these environments can make an already stressful experience more alarming and disabling for them.

This event will explain why design for patients with dementia is important and what can be done. There will also be presentations from staff in acute hospitals who have implemented dementia-friendly design.

Who is this programme for

  • Designers (including architects and landscape architects)
  • Managers
  • Funders
  • Contractors
  • Commissioners
  • Procurement staff
  • Technical staff
  • PFI staff
  • Care staff
  • Nurses
  • Occupational therapists
  • Allied health professionals
  • Doctors and old age psychiatrists,

Further details

One day learning programme

A similar programme can also be offered as a bespoke learning programme at a location of your choice.

For full programme details download the PDF

Download full programme PDF

Forthcoming events

We don't have any events for this programme currently, but please check again soon.

Related programmes

This course intends to redress the balance between dementia care and dementia design by...

The interior environment has a profound impact on the person living with dementia. Looking at...

Like any other group of people with impairments, it is often the environment that disables...