EHE articles and press releases

See below for a range of articles and press releases about the Enhancing the Healing Environment programme from 2012-2010.

EHE articles and press releases: 2012

Redesigning wards to support people with dementia in hospital – Nursing Older People, 1 March 2012

A look at how The King's Fund's Enhancing the Healing Environment programme is bringing staff and patients together to create more inspiring and therapeutic environments.

A better dementia care environment – Health Estates Journal, February 2012

Sarah Waller looks at past and current work to improve the care environment for people living with dementia.

EHE articles and press releases: 2011

Inspirational transformation of ward is money well spent – Nursing Standard, December 2011

The physical transformation of an older people's ward at King's College Hospital in London is an inspirational example of how we can make a huge difference when we listen to patients and set about improving the physical environment.

Giving End of Life Care Environments a Makeover – Nursing Management, November 2011

The context in which nursing is delivered has a great effect on patients and their loved ones. Sarah Waller describes an initiative to transform spaces and develop comfortable areas where families can spend time together.

Funding Miracles – Caritas, June 2011

Sarah Waller demonstrates how one innovative development programme sustained Florence Nightingale’s vision of a healing environment.

Artist creates Coventry University Hospital memory lane – Coventry Telegraph, May 2011

University Hospital has appointed an artist to create a unique memory lane on site for patients with dementia.

Further articles and press releases