Tina Larsen

Expert Opinion: Designing Healthcare for Every Generation

The physical environment can have a big impact on how an employee feels and can either facilitate their ability to do their job or create frustrating barriers, but these pain points, preferences, and motivators look different for Baby Boomers, post-millennials, and everyone in between. In light of the growth of healthcare’s generationally diverse workforce, understanding the most important drivers of staff satisfaction provides a powerful opportunity to improve quality of care, patient experience, and ultimately, the bottom line. Baby boomers are emotionally invested in patients but report being emotionally exhausted and physically fatigued. Concerned with a work-life balance and their… Full Story