Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va.
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Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va.
May 22, 2011  Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va., designed by Perkins + Will
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Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va._01 The new private room NICU facility at Cabell Huntington Hospital
Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va._02 The former open-bay  NICU facility at Cabell Huntington Hospital
Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va._03 Before pair matching the test and control groups, Physician’s Estimate of Mortality Risk (PEMR) groups 1 (low risk) and 4 (high risk) were disproportionately represented in the Open Bay and Private Room subject groups. After pair matching, all illness severity categories were equally represented in both study groups, making comparisons possible and final conclusions more reliable.
Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va._04 Subject experiential biases were seen in healthcare staff groupings after survey analysis. Nurses preferred the open bay unit in every aspect except for noise levels, privacy and light control. Medical doctors and nurse practitioners preferred the private room facility with regards to all but patient care issues, which they rated as similar in both facility designs.
Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va._05 Subject experiential biases were seen in healthcare staff groupings after survey analysis. Nurses preferred the open bay unit in every aspect except for noise levels, privacy and light control. Medical doctors and nurse practitioners preferred the private room facility with regards to all but patient care issues, which they rated as similar in both facility designs.
Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va._06 Naive parents, those with experience in only one of the two designs, showed an appreciation of the privacy and lighting control in private rooms. No significant differences were seen with other physical attributes of the private room facility.
Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va._07 Experienced parents, those who spent time in both facilities during the relocation, clearly preferred the physical amenities of the private room facility.