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Jim Albert

Principal

Hord Coplan Macht

Jim Albert provides leadership at Hord Coplan Macht as principal for numerous hospital and freestanding ambulatory projects around the country. Having spent his career in healthcare design, he has helped shape a wide range of healthcare facilities and delivery methods. Mr. Albert’s responsibilities have covered the full range of project types, from large-scale master planning of community hospitals to major expansions, renovations and development of new outpatient centers.

In addition to his architectural expertise, Mr. Albert holds a Master of Business Administration degree, which supports his healthcare clients in evaluating the business impacts of design decisions. He has spoken nationally and written extensively on how thoughtfully designed healthcare facilities can have a positive impact on patient care, quality of life and staff outlook.

Sessions

Rethinking Healthcare Facility Design Post-Pandemic

Presented by Tracey Graham, DNP, APRN, Jim Albert, Rob Schoeck, Tim Putnam, DHA, FACHE at 1:10 PM on Tuesday, March 23rd.

As the COVID-19 pandemic sweeps across the nation, healthcare facilities have struggled to accommodate the influx of patients. With field hospitals being constructed in parks and convention centers repurposed to house additional hospital beds, it is necessary to rethink and plan the design and redesign of future healthcare facilities. As this current crisis ebbs, health…