Video Series: Residential Care Facilities

FGI is pleased to present a new video series that showcases the experiences and perspectives of individuals working and living in person-centered residential care settings. Titled Residential Care Guidelines: A Provider, Designer, and Regulator Perspective, […]

Beyond Fundamentals

FGI is planning to develop future content that will support the design of health care and residential health, care, and support facilities by offering guidance in two forms. Fundamental requirements (the FGI Guidelines):The fundamental (minimum […]

Design Guide for the Built Environment of Behavioral Health Facilities

The Design Guide is co-authored by James M. Hunt, AIA, NCARB, president of Behavioral Health Facility Consulting, and David M. Sine, ARM, CSP, CPHRM, president of SafetyLogic Systems. The document addresses the built environment for […]

Sound & Vibration: Design Guidelines for Health Care Facilities

The Acoustics Research Council first prepared this document in association with the 2010 edition of the FGI Guidelines. Those using the 2010 edition should reference the 2010 edition of Sound & Vibration. An updated edition […]

Sustainable Design Guidelines for Hospitals and Outpatient Facilities: A White Paper

This white paper was prepared as part of the 2014 FGI Guidelines revision process. It provides baseline requirements for building site; energy use; indoor environmental quality; water supply; airborne emissions, effluent, and pollutant controls; materials and resources, […]

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