Nightingale is Nurture's second major industry award for 2008
WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Nurture(R) by Steelcase, a leading manufacturer of furniture for healthcare environments, today announced that it has earned its second consecutive prestigious Nightingale Award at the annual Healthcare Design 08 Conference in Washington, D.C. for its new caregiver workspace solution, SYNC(TM).
SYNC addresses the emerging needs of caregivers and clinical environments by seamlessly supporting people to technology and people to people work processes. Whether in a centralized or decentralized, new construction or retro-fit environment, SYNC work stations offer highly flexible and customizable ergonomic solutions that easily accommodate ever increasing technology demands. SYNC is a modular solution, it can be moved and re-used or reconfigured as needs change.
SYNC was designed in collaboration with HDR Architecture, Inc., a renowned leader and innovator in healthcare design.
Nurture designer and Director of Product Development Alan Rheault said, "We're particularly proud that this product was singled out for recognition. SYNC is so critical to the caregiver and partners-in-care experience. We feel SYNC brings significant design innovation and functionality to the healthcare environment."
SYNC addresses the new needs of what used to be called centralized and decentralized nurses stations. These needs were identified via the combination of the extensive experience of HDR Architecture and Nurture's thorough research.
Steve LaHood, Vice President and Director of Product Development of HDR
Architecture, Inc. said, "We were excited to collaborate with Nurture on a
fresh approach to the typical nurses stations, one we knew would solve the
emerging needs of caregivers. It was immensely
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