The large window in this proposed prototypical memory care room is meant to provide for interactions with loved ones when in-person visits are not allowed along with providing natural views that aid in well-being. The entrance to the room includes a decontamination station and the possibility of an additional door to be added. Submitted by Leif Kutschera.

Healthcare – Nursing Homes

Twin Cities, Minnesota

Photo credit: Leif Kutschera

Signs on the exterior windows of a blood donation center in one of Minneapolis’ most diverse neighborhoods ensure safety in social distancing for those waiting outside.


Twin Cities, Minnesota

Photo credit: Tasoulla Hadjiyanni

With non-essential procedures canceled, many rural hospitals are on the verge of closing, and patients are left having to seek care further away. Streamlining the delivery of remote care is key to providing for those living in rural America, many of whom are elderly and uninsured.