THE IMPACT OF INTERIOR DESIGN ON WORKERS AND STUDENTS BEHAVIOR WITHIN HEALTHCARE CENTERS IN UNIVERSITIES

  • اسلام محمد عبيدات
  • سيف محمد عبيدات
Keywords: Interior design, healthcare design, special planning, furniture, colors, lighting, behavior, design and treatment, building performance and efficiency

Abstract

Introduction: Interior design impacts the behavior of individuals, whether they are employed or sick in health centers. Bad interior design of health centers may have a direct impact on comfort, well-being, health and safety, thus impacting on getting of the best treatment services by employees and reducing treatment speed in patients. It is important to know the components of the interior design in health centers.

Research problem: The problem of research is the lack of previous studies that enable us to know the effect of interior design elements on individuals in health centers and their behavior when using the facilities of health centers in universities, and these factors affect the comfort and well-being, health, safety and speed of treatment of patients.

Research Questions: The main question goes around employees and patients behavior. What is the role of interior design in comfort and well-being? What are the positive or negative outcomes depending on interior design?

The Research Objectives: To provide a number of tips and design solutions for interior designers to study the elements of interior design significantly before starting the design process.

The Research Methodology: Analytical research results, survey participation, and interviews were used. The results were analyzed in this research.

Research Findings: Interior design also has a clear impact on the behavior of staff and students in health centers. Best interior design impact users’ behavior and makes them more comfortable and safe. Designers must take into account interior design to reach better place, which increases users loyalty, belonging. Also, Best interior design will impact on patients stay in healthcare centers and gives them the ability to be healed faster weather physically or psychologically.

 

Published
2018-12-15
Section
Articles