DATA Points A compilation of the latest commercial real estate facts and figures
1994 2004 2014
Source: Green Street Advisors
MEDICAL OFFICE SPACE DELIVERIES
8.5 million sf
9 million sf
Source: Marcus & Millichap
DITCH THE DRAB COLORS: Use peaceful hues to create a warm and
CHANGE THE SHEETS: Soft bed linens make the patient feel more at home.
SOLVE WAYFINDING ISSUES: From visual cues and signage to better
maps, make it easier for patients and visitors to navigate.
IMPROVE CONNECTIVITY: Wi-fi access goes a long way in helping patients
feel connected to friends and family even when someone can’t sit by their
BE ARTFUL: Engage local artists and community groups to create custom
art and murals inspired by the locale.
EMBRACE SILENCE: Take measures to control noise from machines and
activity outside rooms.
BRING DIGNITY THROUGH GOWNS: Some hospitals are exploring better
hospital gowns that leave patients feeling less exposed while allowing
doctors and nurses quick access to areas they need to frequently examine.
PLANT MORE GREEN: From outdoor serenity gardens to indoor plantings,
more hospitals are embracing the many ways greenery improves health
US POPULATION, AGE 65+
2015: 47.8 million
2060: 98.2 million
Source: Physicians Realty Trust
PROJECTED 2014-2024 EMPLOYMENT GROWTH
Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
TOP WAYS HOSPITALS ARE EMBRACING
PLACEMAKING TO CREATE WELCOMING SPACES
Value of the collective property holdings
of the nation’s top 50 owners of
healthcare real estate.