Is your Healthcare Practice Experiencing Growing Pains?

You need to take action to stop your growth negatively impacting the quality of your service delivery or even sabotaging future gains. Here are 3 areas you can assess healthcare practice : 1. Technology Technology has evolved exponentially in recent years with innumerable innovations now available to the healthcare industry. Even adopting simple strategies such as […]

Healthcare and the Rise of Digital Disruption

Healthcare and the Rise of Digital Disruption Many contemporary challenges face healthcare systems, including the rise of technological and digital disruption. With this exponential rise and evolution of modern healthcare technologies, it is essential that health facilities incorporate a design and construct approach which prepares for, and embraces, the change. With that being said, there […]

Trends in Practice Design

What Trends can be Beneficial to Your Practice? In today’s day and age, healthcare professionals are increasingly becoming more aware of the importance of design and how the physical environment can contribute to healing and improved recovery times. Because of this, Interite Healthcare Interiors predict an exponentially greater adoption of multidisciplinary designs when designing healthcare […]

Using Virtual Reality to Enhance Client Experience

Using Virtual Reality to Enhance Client Experience Virtual reality (VR) has been used as a buzz word for many years in many different sectors and industries, and now it has found a real purpose within the medical design industry. VR is no longer just for fun and video games anymore, as it is now helping […]

Challenges of Practice Ownership: Staffing

Challenges of Practice Ownership: Staffing Over the past two weeks we have explored various challenges that practice owners are faced with. The challenges we have discussed so far have been the industry competition and compliance, with this three-part series wrapping up with the common challenge of staffing. Staffing “Staffing” itself is a very broad challenge […]

Challenges of Practice Ownership: Compliance

Challenges of Practice Ownership: Compliance Medical practices and centres face many different challenges, like any small business. Some of these challenges are common throughout each industry, and others are industry specific. Compliance and Accreditation Healthcare centres and practices come with a long list of compliance requirements. In a highly regulated and high-risk industry, such as […]

Challenges of Practice Ownership: Competition

Challenges of Practice Ownership: Competition No matter whether you are a small business owner or a practice owner and operator, there are issues that can be faced if there is no appropriate planning. Medical businesses are not exempt from the issues other businesses face, and with some insight into the three main types of issues, […]

Let’s Take A Tour Through Australia’s Modern Hospitals

More Than Just Creating Space, Its Influencing Experience  Across the globe, the understanding and recognition of design’s potential are growing, as more realise it is not only about creating a space but also influencing the experiences within these spaces. With this growing understanding, today’s hospitals are a far cry from the utilitarian buildings of yesteryear. […]

Importance of Vision and Strategy Meetings

Okay, so you would like to create a new medical practice or refit your current one, but do you know where to start? Have you thought about the importance of defining the vision and strategy for this project first? A vision and strategy meeting is the facilitation of formalised and documented businesses management processes, which […]

Designing For Mental Health

This article first appeared in the Private Practice. In each year, approximately one in every five Australians will experience a mental illness(1) while globally, an estimated 300 million people are currently affected by depression, 47.5 million people have dementia and close to 800 000 people die due to suicide every year, with suicide rated the second leading […]