The Promise of the ‘Patient Centered Medical Home Model’ for Tribal Healthcare

Lac Vieux Desert Health Center

By Rebecca Lewis, FAIA, FACHA, CID Director of Healthcare Design, Principal of DSGW Architects As architects, we design physical spaces. But as healthcare planners, we also design for human relationships. In clinics and hospitals, the “Patient-Centered Medical Home Model” is…

Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe Breaks Ground on New Health Clinic

Flandreau Health Clinic lobby and registration

by Carleen Wild, Moody County Enterprise Groundbreaking ceremonies were held this past week for a tribal health care project years in the making. Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribal officials along with health care staff, and about a dozen others gathered on…