The design for the Acute Psychiatric Facility is a relocation of existing beds to the new 13-bed Acute Psych Ward located at the Roseburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center. It serves a broad demographic of returning soldiers, from aging veterans of the Vietnam era to young and middle-aged veterans serving in Desert Storm, Operation Iraqi Freedom, […]
We designed the site landscaping and Entry Gardens for the Ambulatory Surgery Center to provide an outdoor healing environment, following the established landscape standards of the Comprehensive Master Plan.
Macdonald Environmental Planning was asked to compile a comprehensive master plan for the 50 acre campus of Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Corvallis, which involved developing guidelines by which all future development would use for their design work. Standards were developed for site lighting, wayfinding, healing garden guidelines, tree planting and general planting requirements, paving […]
The center piece of this design is a beautiful healing garden. It features a shading arbor, quiet meditation areas, as well a labyrinth, all on the rooftop over the operating rooms. In addition, we developed the lobby courtyard area and a terrace garden.
For Providence Milwaukie Hospital, we designed the entrance and site plantings for a new ER/MRI addition and a meditative healing garden at the medical office building. To reflect the local characteristics of the neighborhood, we created a delicate mixture of flowering plants and ornamental grasses.
Macdonald Environmental Planning, PC was approached by Partin & Hill Architects to provide Landscape Architectural services for this hospice project in Hillsboro, Oregon. Our design intent was to embrace the natural woodland adjacent to the project area by incorporating native plant species into the site landscaping to imitate a natural environment. Creating spaces for respite […]
Macdonald Environmental Planning was engaged on this University District campus to design the pubic courtyards for patients, staff and family members to enjoy. The courtyards were planned to promote access to natural plantings, water features and gathering areas for healing purposes. Three water features were designed to make the gardens tranquil and meditative in order […]
Shortly after completion of the Providence Milwaukie Healing Place, a new ER/MRI addition was underway and we created a beautiful drop off and entrance landscape for the building. The plantings again reflected the overal campus with a variety of flowering trees, ornamental grasses and accent plantings in pots at the front door.
The Yakima Farm Workers Agency added a Clinic in east Portland Oregon. The landscape approach was developed to help screen the busy street and place emphasis on the entrance.
The Yakima Farm Workers have been expanding their clinic footprint throughout the Pacific Northwest and we were asked to update the campus of this new addition to the Woodburn Oregon Clinic. The overall scope included an interior courtyard and water feature and the rehabilitation of the existing grounds.