Designing and planning cardiac facilities (HBN 01-01)

Guidance on the design of facilities for major and minor cardiac operations, including catheter laboratories and clinical support spaces.


Health Building Note 01-01: Cardiac facilities

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This building note provides guidance on the spaces needed for minor cardiac procedures and cardiac operating theatre suites. It also provides the information needed to design the support facilities that are unique to this clinical area, such as catheter laboratories.

Published 20 March 2013