Utah Healthcare Architect Healing Environment

Published in Utah Construction and Design

In the most recent edition of Utah Construction and Design, Nathan shares some of the ways that The Lodge separates itself from traditional Skilled Nursing design.

“Perhaps more than in any architectural typology, senior care environments tend to fall into an all-too-familiar pattern of unremarkable mimicry of neo-traditional styling and predictable program where ostensibly “the towel has been thrown in” as life has slowed to a crawl and is now expectedly devoid of exploration, progress, and wonder — in favor of basking in the nostalgia of a life already lived. Many would agree that elaboration on the topic is uncomfortable, yet necessary if things are to change, and the indictment warranted. ”

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