Design for Aging Post-Occupancy Evaluations / Edition 1

Design for Aging Post-Occupancy Evaluations / Edition 1

by American Institute of Architects
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471757144

ISBN-13: 9780471757146

Pub. Date: 04/20/2007

Publisher: Wiley

Authored by the American Institute of Architects? Design for Aging Center, Design for Aging Post Occupancy Evaluations features well-researched post-occupancy evaluations for approximately forty senior living facilities previously featured in the AIA Design for Aging Review. Post-occupancy evaluations help determine if the facilities are truly providing an

Overview

Authored by the American Institute of Architects? Design for Aging Center, Design for Aging Post Occupancy Evaluations features well-researched post-occupancy evaluations for approximately forty senior living facilities previously featured in the AIA Design for Aging Review. Post-occupancy evaluations help determine if the facilities are truly providing an environment for the aging that enhances quality of life, minimizes their physiological ailments, and provide a caregiver?s working environment that allows for efficiency and efficacy. Each project in the book is evaluated based upon its overall design and care program, the relationship between the general environment and the general care program, obstacles and resolutions within the building program and/or the jurisdictional code requirements, and other salient factors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471757146
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/20/2007
Series:
Wiley Series in Healthcare and Senior Living Design Series, #8
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
8.15(w) x 10.02(h) x 0.97(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword (Margaret Calkins, Ph.D.)

Acknowledgments.

Introduction.

Part I: Independent Living Apartments.

Chapter 1 Parkview at Asbury Methodist Village.

Chapter 2 The Hallmark.

Part II: Continuing Care Retirement Communities.

Chapter 3 Avalon Square.

Chapter 4 Bishop Gadsden Episcopal Retirement Community.

Chapter 5 The Jefferson.

Chapter 6 La Vida Real.

Chapter 7 McKeen Towers.

Part III: Assisted Living.

Chapter 8 Dominican Center at Marywood.

Chapter 9 Rosewood Estate of Roseville.

Chapter 10 The Fran and Ray Stark Villa.

Chapter 11 Sunrise of La Jolla.

Part IV: Assisted Living for Those with Dementia.

Chapter 12 Cuthbertson Village at Aldersgate.

Chapter 13 Freedom House at Air Force Village.

Chapter 14 The Forest at Duke.

Chapter 15 The Village at Waveny Care Center.

Chapter 16 Woodside Place of Oakmont.

Part V: Nursing Care.

Chapter 17 Abramson Center for Jewish Life.

Chapter 18 The Green Houses at Traceway.

Chapter 19 The Colorado State Veterans Home at Fitzsimons.

Chapter 20 Foulkeways at Gwynedd.

Part VI: Community-Based Services.

Chapter 21 Cody Day Center.

Part VII: Scandinavian Comparisons.

Chapter 22 Tempe Health and Welfare Centre.

Chapter 23 Swedish Elderly Homes.

Conclusions and Next Steps.

Appendix 1 Project Cost Update and Estimate.

Appendix 2 Listing of Project Owners and Architects.

Index.

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