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A New Model for the Urban Medical Center

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Despite the importance of urban medical centers to our communities, it's their considerable constraints and not their humanistic missions that typically drive design.


Given the crucial role urban medical centers play in the well-being of so many, a new approach can find fertile ground for meaningful change. Through enhanced offerings that address health and wellness needs, ground-floor frontage that activates the street, and open space that successfully connects us to nature, a new type of medical center can help usher in a new attitude toward health and the city.

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