Celebrating Simple Solutions

Posted on September 23, 2014 I Written By

John Lynn is the Founder of the HealthcareScene.com blog network which currently consists of 10 blogs containing over 8000 articles with John having written over 4000 of the articles himself. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 16 million times. John also manages Healthcare IT Central and Healthcare IT Today, the leading career Health IT job board and blog. John is co-founder of InfluentialNetworks.com and Physia.com. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can also be found on Twitter: @techguy and @ehrandhit and LinkedIn.

Yesterday I had a chance to tour the beautiful Samford Health facility in Fargo, ND. What a thoughtful patient design and use of tracking technology. Plus their Disney like approach to front of house and back of house was fascinating. I recommend the tour if you’re ever in the area.

However, there was a really simple extra chair solution that caught my eye:

You often need an extra chair in the room. What a great little implementation that saves the space when you don’t need the chair, but it’s there when you need it. I love simple little design solutions.