Health + Wellness

Health + Wellness

Our insightful methods and mindset empower healthcare clients to navigate changes across their industry.

Supporting Wellbeing

Ghafari creates healthcare environments that are designed to help patients and health professionals today and tomorrow.

We collaborate closely with health and wellness leaders, evaluating each project decision through the lens of their goals and the needs of their patients. Throughout the process, our team draws on advanced methods and healthcare planning expertise to anticipate and accommodate tomorrow’s demands. We also use lean methodologies to create efficient operations that elevate quality, lower costs, and expedite delivery. By combining modern methods, empathy, and experience, we create health and wellness facilities that are compassionate, effective, and prepared for the future.

Space to heal.

Hills + Dales General Hospital Expansion + Modernization

Cass City, Michigan

Market Services

  • Facility Master Planning
    • Data Collection, Assessments, and Modeling of Forecast Volumes and Space
    • Interactive Workshops with Key Leadership
  • High-Definition Laser Scanning
  • Lean and Integrated Project Delivery
    • Information Management
    • Material Management and Flow
    • Pull Plan Scheduling
    • Workflow Integration
  • Mechanical and Electrical Infrastructure
    • Utility Master Planning
    • Energy Audits and Management Planning
    • Capital Equipment Assessment
    • Peer Reviews
    • Alternative Energy Development
  • Operational Solutions
    • Cross-Market Lean Manufacturing Expertise
    • Lean Operations Analysis
    • Simulation Modeling
  • Sustainability
    • Alternative Energy
    • Cost/Benefit Analysis
    • LEED O+M Consulting and Certification
  • Virtual Design and Construction
    • Building Information Modeling
    • Document and Model Management
    • Direct Digital Exchange
Engineering and Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Administration
  • Cost Modeling and Cash Flow Studies
  • Data, Telecom, and Security Systems Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Equipment Planning and Acquisition Management
  • Facility and Site Condition Assessment
  • Interior Design
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Pre-Design and Feasibility Studies
  • Programming and Space Planning
  • Scheduling and Implementation Planning
  • Signage, Wayfinding, and Brand Development
  • Structural Engineering

Facility Types

  • Administrative Offices
  • Ambulatory Surgery Centers
  • Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities
  • Cancer and Oncology Centers
  • Community Health Centers
  • Critical Access Hospitals
  • Data Centers
  • Dialysis and Cancer Centers
  • Durable Medical Equipment Centers
  • Emergency Centers
  • Imaging Centers
  • Laboratories
  • Long-Term Care Facilities
  • Medical Education Facilities
  • Medical Equipment Replacement
  • Medical Office Buildings
  • Nursing Homes and Other Long-Term Care Services
  • On-Site Employer Health Centers
  • Rehabilitation Facilities
  • Replacement Hospitals
  • Rural, Urban, and Teaching Hospitals
  • Surgery Centers
  • Wellness and Sports Medicine Centers
  • Women's Centers

Select Clients

  • Beaumont Health System
  • Detroit Medical Center
  • Erie Family Health Center
  • Hills and Dales General Hospital
  • Hurley Medical Center
  • Oakwood Healthcare System
  • Otsego Memorial Hospital
  • Sutter Health
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System
  • Wayne State University Physician Group

Market Resources

Market Specialists

Mike Durand
Director, Healthcare Practice
Tom Gunn
Senior Healthcare Planner
Scott Heywood
Director, Birmingham Office