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Wayfinding - effective wayfinding and signing for healthcare facilities (HTM 65)

Published on 08 August 2016

From: Health Facilities Scotland

Effective wayfinding and signing systems guidance for healthcare facilities.



The focus of this publication is assessing and improving wayfinding systems at healthcare sites. Best practice guidelines are included throughout, with illustrations of recommendations to follow and practices to avoid.

This is an updated version of this Guidance document, please click here to see the archived version.

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