The need to evelop architecture specific for long-term care facilities – whether it is a nursing home or a hospital, has become greater and widespread. Future projects need rapid implementation and good management, not forgetting the fact that a medical building must provide a safe and secure environment for patients, staff and visitors. These concepts are a big part of La Foca construction, where the wooden structure is safe, earthquake-proof and above all makes it possible to integrate renewable energy technologies easily.

The experience of La Foca is also recognized on the European Union level, with the creation of the first Cancer Diagnostic Center in Grenoble (France), a building that is employing a concept of Bio-Building, this building is HQA certified (Habitat Haute Qualitè Assessment Environnementale) – read here.