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Christina Force, LEED AP BD+C, AIA, has joined the St. Louis office of HOK as medical planner in the health care practice.
Heery International has promoted architect William “Steve” Hart to vice president.
Troy Evans has been named the new CEO and president of DC2 Healthcare.
Mike Palmer has joined the Minneapolis office of Knutson Construction as a project manager.

Q & A

Steve Wiser, director of healthcare design at JRA Architects, discusses patient-centered design and emerging trends that improve the
Randy Cooper, author of “Wayfinding for Healthcare: Best Practices for Today’s Facilities,” has more than 35 years of experience in the
Stan Spellman, vice president of St. Louis-based Spellman Brady & Co., has more than 20 years of experience in interior design. His


The Hennepin County Medical Center will build a 322,000-square-foot expansion hospital officials More.
A $100 million gift from Lynne and Marc Benioff will benefit the continuous development of the UC More.
The new eight-story, 295,000-square-foot WellStar Paulding Hospital opened for patients April 1. More.