Viewed through a wide angle lens, the 750-sqaure-foot hybrid operating room appears roomy. With the addition of patient, surgeons, and staff, its footprint becomes more crowded. But the workflow is surprisingly smooth, according to OR Nurse Manager Suzanne Sortman. “There’s really not a lot of tension in the room,” she says. “We don’t hearing anyone saying, ‘You’re in my way.’” Photo: Frank Ooms Photography.
Siemens Heathcare Center in Cologne, Germany -The workplace lighting also uses advanced LED technology to illuminate the main work surfaces with white high-performance LEDs without glare. The colour temperature of these LEDs is continuously adjustable between cool and warm white colours.