HCM Principal and healthcare design expert Jim Albert recently authored an article in Health Facilities Management on how rural hospitals can implement design strategies to build capital to attract talented doctors and keep doors open. Fifty-two million Americans depend on rural hospitals, which are closing at an alarming rate. When minutes make a significant impact on patient survival rates, it is crucial that hospitals in rural areas stay open.

Read the full article on the Health Facilities Management website, here.


Jim Albert is a key member of the Hord Coplan Macht healthcare team providing leadership and management for a number of hospital and freestanding ambulatory projects. In addition to his architectural expertise, Jim holds his MBA, which helps him provide unique and specialized business analysis support for his healthcare clients. He can be reached at jalbert@hcm2.com

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