The hospital design toolkit: Everything you need to create your dream veterinary hospital

The hospital design toolkit: Everything you need to create your dream veterinary hospital

We curated our very best tools to help you dream, plan, build and stock your next veterinary hospital.
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Nov 04, 2015
By dvm360.com staff

We gathered our top architects and clinicians to deliver the hospital design bible—the tools you need to dream, plan, build and stock a veterinary hospital. We broke this bible up into two parts...

1. The timeline
Here our experts break down the key points of the building process, starting 36 months prior to your move-in date. Interspersed among the timeline are tools to make your life easier. Tools like:

Money $$$
> How to finance your team's dream hospital
> Video: How do I stretch my building's budget?

If you build it...
> Q&A: Building vs. renovating
> New project? 18 things you should never, ever, EVER do
> Video: How to simplify the building process 

Case study
> A financing nightmare: The building process that cost twice as much as expected

Location probs
> Video: There goes the neighborhood—problems with zoning and planning
> Ask the architect: 5 keys to a great location
> Stuck in a strip mall? How to improve your leasehold's look

Design with pet (owners) in mind
> Simple steps to annoy clients with bad design choices

2. The checklist
Veterinary architects and DVMs spill: Here's what you need for a successful veterinary hospital.