Category Archives: Healthcare

Schemmer Attends Daybreak Ribbon Cutting

Schemmer's Karl Person, AIA, Project Manager; Kelly Hiskey, Assoc. AIA, Design Professional and Tracy Mumford, Principal of the Firm; attended the ribbon cutting ceremony for Daybreak. Daybreak staff, project partners, Greater Omaha Chamber representatives, City of Omaha representatives and community members attended the ceremony to celebrate the opening of Daybreak's second location at the Center…
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Schemmer Attends IHCA Trade Show

Bill Wedeking, AIA, LEED AP, and Kira Strong attended the Iowa Health Care Association's 2016 Convention and Trade Show on September 26 in Des Moines. The winner of the $100 Target Gift Card was Lee Exline, Plant Operations Manager at Preferred Care Partners Management Group, L.P. Congratulations Lee!
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Schemmer attends the Nebraska Hospital Association Annual Convention

Schemmer's Karl Person, AIA and Kelly Hiskey, Assoc. AIA attended the Nebraska Hospital Association (NHA) 88th Annual Convention on Thursday, October 22, 2015. The NHA Annual Convention is the largest gathering of health care professionals in the state and brings together hundreds of health care professionals to gain insight on leadership, new technology and industry…
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The Patient or the Caregiver? Part 2: Designing for the Caregiver | Environmental Quality I By: Kelly Hiskey, Associate AIA, ASHE

Patients are to healthcare facilities like water is to fish. The latter couldn’t exist without the former. So it’s no surprise that a designer’s first inclination is to focus on designing for the experience of the patient. Through the principals of patient-centered care, designers create environments that encourage healing, empower patients and mitigate stress.  However,…
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