Gayle Anthony's blog

Design trends for behavioral healthcare facilities

April 18, 2012     Gayle Anthony, EDAC, LEED AP

Recently I was asked to join a team of jurors for Behavioral Healthcare's 2012 Design for Health and Human Services Showcase—an offer that I was honored to accept.

Are you effectively using the space you have?

March 20, 2012     Gayle Anthony, EDAC, LEED AP

By implementing “lean” priniciples and evidence-based design (EBD), behavioral health organizations can provide therapeutic, healing environments and reduce medical errors by streamlining staff workflow, as well as improve patient outcomes and reduce operating costs by standardizing their supply chain.

From 'buzz words' to positive design concepts

March 12, 2012     Gayle Anthony, EDAC, LEED AP

Welcome new blogger Gayle Anthony, EDAC, LEED AP, a facility planning consultant with nearly 20 years of experience in healthcare planning and design. In her first blog, Gayle addresses how some prominent "buzz words" in facility design can be applied to behavioral healthcare settings in a positive way.