CASE STUDY: Vegetated Roof Gives Hospital and Patients a Healing Oasis

OTHER PARTS OF THIS ARTICLEPt. 1: U.S. Coast Guard Goes Green With Vegetative RoofPt. 2: Green Roof Key Component to Coast Guard's Sustainability EffortsPt. 3: Challenges, Benefits Associated With Vegetative RoofsPt. 4: Tall Safety Task: Protecting Workers from FallsPt. 5: CASE STUDY: Resort's Green 'Roof-Scape' brings Sustainability and Beauty to Hawaii's North ShorePt. 6: CASE STUDY: Walking the Walk: Dansko Headquarters Goes Green on TopPt. 7: CASE STUDY: Green Grand Slam — Stadium's Parking Structure Sports Multi-Functional RoofPt. 8: This Page

It is not often that a roof is considered to be therapeutic. But the large vegetated roof on the new Mercy Health-West Hospital in Cincinnati is considered beneficial to not only its patients but also to their families and to the hospital’s staff. Click here for the case study.

Contact FacilitiesNet Editorial Staff »

  posted on 10/12/2016   Article Use Policy

Related Topics: