LEO A DALY has become an Advocate Firm for The Center for Health Design’s Evidence-Based Design Accreditation and Certification (EDAC) program, joining a prestigious group of industry leaders whose mission is to improve healthcare quality and patient outcomes through better building design.

Within one year, LEO A DALY will accredit 25 percent of its healthcare team through the EDAC exam, an educational and assessment program that tests individuals on their understanding of the evidence-based design process. The firm is among 24 organizations that are associated with the EDAC program, which has accredited more than 800 individuals.
With more than 50 years of expertise in the healthcare sector, LEO A DALY has been a major proponent and practitioner of evidence-based design, a practice in which the design team bases its decisions on credible research evidence and project evaluation results.

Established in 1915, LEO A DALY is an internationally renowned architecture, planning, engineering, interior design and program management firm. The company’s portfolio includes award-winning projects in 75 countries, all 50 states and the District of Columbia. For more information, visit www.leoadaly.com.