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TeamHealth Holdings, a provider of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals, has appointed Miles S. Snowden, M.D., MPH, as the company’s chief medical officer, effective Sept. 15, 2014.
SmithGroupJJR has elected Joyce Polhamus, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, EDAC, to its board of directors. Polhamus is co-leader of the firm’s San Francisco Health Studio.
Stalco Construction has promoted Amber M. Gillen to project manager.
The American College of Healthcare Architects (ACHA) has announced that Ian C. Sinnett, AIA, ACHA, LEED AP, vice president/regional leader of health care for HOK, has earned his board certificate in

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


Improvements made to Hardin Medical Center have reduced annual energy and operational savings by 25 More.
The expansion and renovations for Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, D.C., are on their way to More.
Edison Nation Medical, a product developer that helps innovators through the process of licensing, More.