Veterinary architect shares the features that teams love.
The veterinary clinic break room at its best is a haven to which the staff can escape to recharge during a hectic day. HospitalDesign360 speaker Wayne Usiak, AIA, says the best break rooms feature common comforts:
He also says there is value in keeping the space flexible. This can be achieved by installing proper fixtures and furnishings:
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Among these slices of home away from home, however, Usiak does caution against one thing:
"We've learned not to put lockers in break rooms because if something disappears from someone's locker, they'll assume someone went in that closed room when no one was around," he says.
Instead, he suggests placing personal lockers in hallways or other open areas.
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