Let’s architecture wellness into hospitals | Jerry Ong | TEDxSingapore

What if hospitals were designed and built to promote wellness and not just to fix and cure human beings? Architect Jerry Ong brought this vision into reality in his work.

Little did architect Jerry Ong expect when he first undertook the design of Khoo Teck Puat hospital in Singapore that he would be pioneering brand new approaches, ideas and innovations in the architecture of wellness.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.

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