Cyndi McCullough, MSN, EDAC
Director, Evidence-Based Design
“I am fortunate to work with a group of people who want to change the way healthcare is delivered. Our goals are to improve patient outcomes, improve staff and patient satisfaction, and reduce the cost of care.”
Cyndi is a senior health consultant, transforming health facilities for more than 20 years. With more than 30 years of experience as a registered nurse, Cyndi brings a clinical and operational understanding to facility operations, planning and programming. As a clinician and planner, she works with clients to understand the impact of strategic and operational planning, as well as technology, on space needs in healthcare facilities. Cyndi works closely with designers throughout programming, schematics and design development to create an efficient and effective environment. She is Lean Healthcare certified and works with clients to establish performance goals for improved operational efficiencies and provides clinical guidance in determining ideal functional relationships and adjacencies for master facility planning.
Cyndi is the editor of two books Creating Responsive Solutions to Healthcare Change published in 2001, and Evidence-based Design for Healthcare Facilities published in August 2009, by Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing.