Integrated Ceiling Systems for Operating Rooms

The design of a hospital operating room is extremely important in providing patients with safe, clean healthcare. Developing sterile air fields in an operating room shortens patient recovery time as well as reducing the likeliness for infection. When designing an operating room, it can be difficult to coordinate between architects, engineers, and contractors. Coordination issues can result in problems such as air diffusers being blocked, which creates poor air flow quality in the room. Multiple vendors now provide fully coordinated ceiling installations that integrate ductwork, piping, wiring, and medical tools into one single unit. These integrated ceiling systems reduce the amount of coordination and ceiling space needed to properly outfit today’s O.R.’s. Operating rooms are in high demand, and increasing the amount of healthcare providers with integrated