Acute Care

We believe that good design promotes healing and reduces the cost of healthcare delivery. The best healthcare design solutions arise out of a collaborative relationship with the people who receive and provide care in the facilities.  Our healthcare specialists in design research, planning, lean evaluation, space programming, facility design, interior design, economics, life cycle cost, operational, and code analyses, cost estimating, and construction cost management help discern your current state and develop your ideal future.


EwingCole has recently provided acute care design services for clients including:

  • Bayhealth
  • Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Cooper University Health Care
  • Essentia Health
  • Geisinger
  • NewYork-Presbyterian
  • Northwell Health
  • Novant Health
  • Penn Medicine
  • Riverside University Health System
  • St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children
  • Sutter Health
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
  • UNC Rex Healthcare
  • UMPC
  • WakeMed Health & Hospitals

We take cues from hospitality environments in pursuit of our goal to center the design around the patient – creating safe, comfortable spaces that support the physical and emotional wellbeing of the patients and families who use them.



These spaces include:

  • Administrative
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Intensive Care Units
  • Emergency Department
  • Food / Supply Services
  • Intensive Care Units. Pediatric Intensive Care Units
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Units
  • Neurology
  • Oncology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Public Space / Waiting
  • Research and Teaching