Enhance your healthcare facility with a covered outdoor area

By | 21 July 2020

Twinfix is a family owned and managed company with over 30 years’ experience providing canopies and shelters to the healthcare industry.

Our design team enjoy creating attractive and useful outdoor shelters to suit our clients’ varying needs and understand the importance of protecting individuals who are ill and elderly from the elements and provide structures which could benefit healthcare facilities in several ways, including entrance canopies, walkways and ambulance or patient drop off shelters.

Allowing patients and residents access to natural daylight by providing roof lighting or shelter within gardens could also bring health and well-being benefits. A recent study suggests that in healthcare, access to daylight provides; a reduction in the average length of a hospital stay, quicker post-operative recovery, reduced requirements for pain relief, quicker recovery from depressive illness and disinfectant qualities. There is also a growing body of evidence that daylight plays a critically important role in the prevention and treatment of obesity, heart disease and other illnesses exacerbated by stress.

For those who are looking for an elegant, useful and functional outside glazed cover the Twinfix design team await the challenge!