Limelight: A Ghent Healthcare Blog



Thinking of Whiteboards as a Customer Service Tool

Hospital patients come seeking the best treatment possible for their condition, but they also want to be treated to high quality accommodations and service, especially if their condition results in them staying several days or more at a healthcare facility. When using dry erase boards during treatment, try thinking of them as customer service tools in the following ways.

Sep 09, 2020


5 Tips to Choose the Best Pattern for a Healthcare Setting

Patterns play an important role in the overall design of a healthcare setting. In waiting room upholstery, carpeting, wallcovering, and hospital whiteboards, a pattern is present. Choosing the right one can be a challenge, but there are ways to make it easier.

Sep 05, 2020


How Healthcare Design Has Changed to Make Hospitals Easier to Clean

Over the years, there has been a serious push to reform the way healthcare facilities are designed in order to make them easier to clean, not only reducing the chances of hospital acquired infections from occurring, but also as a productivity measure to keep hospitals running smoothly.

Aug 18, 2020


Tips for Communicating with Pediatric Hospital Patients

Pediatric patients encapsulate many of the well-known challenges of patient communication. They often have limited capacity to understand, they are emotional, impulsive, and anxious, and they cannot always communicate back in a way that is easy to understand.

Aug 11, 2020




Research Provides a Look at How to Improve Doctor Patient Communication

In a healthcare industry where patient-centered care is most valued, patient communication has become a greater priority for many facilitiesHere are a few important studies that have been conducted over the years regarding patient communication, it’s affects, and how it can be improved. 

Jul 09, 2020