Designing the environment of care.

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Published by Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations in Oakbrook Terrace, Ill .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Health facilities -- Design and construction.,
  • Facility Design and Construction.,
  • Interior Design and Furnishings.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

SeriesPlant, technology & safety management series ;, no. 3, 1993 series, Plant, technology & safety management series ;, 1993, no. 3.
ContributionsJoint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA967 .D47 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination43 p. :
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1228536M
ISBN 100866883622
LC Control Number94229719
OCLC/WorldCa29264763

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