Services to Clients
addition to traditional planning, architectural and interior design
Poltronieri Tang & Associates provides a wide range of
specific planning services, including:
Hospitals are complex institutions. Poltronieri Tang master
provide a comprehensive yet flexible framework within which these
institutions can change and grow. Our master plans:
- Develop and preserve functional relationships
that are crucial for the efficient delivery of pediatric health care
- Clearly segregate patient, staff, emergency,
and service circulation routes
- Develop a consistent and clear public face
throughout all patient care areas
- Develop an efficient and discrete “back stage”
- Maximize the unique opportunities and special
attributes of each site
much will it cost to relocate a particular department to a new
space? Is a certain site or area large enough to accommodate
program with a specific number and type of procedures? Is it
cost efficient to renovate or build new? These are the types
questions a clearly defined Poltronieri Tang feasibility study can
answer for you.
thoughtful and thorough space programming. Poltronieri Tang
the expertise to help you examine and evaluate alternative approaches
for organizing your services in order to provide the most efficient,
convenient, and supportive care. Our room by room space
begin to define important characteristics of each room as well as the
necessary equipment, furniture, and engineering requirements.
recognize and accommodate the special space needs of pediatric
Based Design Consulting and Post Occupancy Evaluations
who do not learn from history are condemned to repeat it”. A
occupancy evaluation is a structured way of learning important
information from your existing facilities. POE’s identify the
specifics of what is and is not working for your patients and staff
members. This information is then utilized to make
and beneficial changes in designs for the future. Structured
observation, time studies, and questionnaires, are all methods utilized.
Discovery and Implementation
children's facility has its own unique spirit and culture.
Poltronieri Tang will work with you to discover, clarify, and
strengthen your institutional mission and cultural spirit and then
express it through the design of your facility. We will
series of options which express your ideals through joyful and
comforting themes which are engaging to the child in each of us.
We will work with you to evaluate and refine these options
then implement the theme through community and development initiatives.
Consultation / Staff, Patient, Family Advocacy
Tang is available on a consulting basis to address specific issues of
concern to project teams working on the design and development of
children’s healthcare projects. Poltronieri Tang is working as
the patient and family advocate on numerous large scale projects.
We work with patient and family committees to help them
articulate and prioritize their needs and then insure that these issues
are appropriately integrated into the design of the building.