January 13, 2018

Singapore's Khoo Teck Puat Hospital design that heals with nature's help

Singapore’s Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, which opened in June 2010, stands out for its access to both greenery and water features. A waterfall that cascades into a central garden courtyard, rooftop gardens and planter boxes along corridors and outside wards provide patients with green views, and the hospital grounds even open out into Yishun Pond. The hospital’s public areas are also naturally ventilated by louvres on the facade which channel