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Healthcare Design Metrics for Human-Centric Building Analytics

Healthcare Design Metrics for Human-Centric Building Analytics

Hadi, Khatereh; Gomez, Paula; Swarts, Matthew; Marshall, Tyrone; Bernal, Marcelo;

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Healthcare design practice has shown increasing interest in the assessment of design alternatives from a human-centered approach, focusing on organizational performance, patient health, and wellness outcomes, in addition to building performance. The goal of this research is to advance building analytics by identifying, defining and implementing computational human-centered design metrics. The knowledge is extracted from an exhaustive literature review in the field of evidence-based design (EBD), which has studied the associations between building features and the occupants’ outcomes but has not yet consolidated the findings into metrics and implications for design practice in a systematic manner. In consultation with industry experts, we have prioritized the evaluation aspects and developed a weighted evaluation framework for assessment of various design options. The developed metrics that input building parameters and output potential health and performance outcomes are implemented in a a parametric environment utilizing add-ons accordingly, and using an ambulatory clinic designed by Perkins&Will as a case study.

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Palavras-chave: Building analytics, Healthcare design, Design metrics, Human-centered analytics,


DOI: 10.5151/sigradi2020-8

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Hadi, Khatereh; Gomez, Paula; Swarts, Matthew; Marshall, Tyrone; Bernal, Marcelo; "Healthcare Design Metrics for Human-Centric Building Analytics", p. 52-59 . In: Congreso SIGraDi 2020. São Paulo: Blucher, 2020.
ISSN 2318-6968, DOI 10.5151/sigradi2020-8

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