Project Management / Owner's Representation Services

Walker & Associates provides comprehensive, highly specialized Project Management Services from feasibility assessment through facility activation. Our healthcare experience, proactive leadership and strategic perspective coupled with the ability to dig into the details are valuable components to your team at every phase.

From the perspective of an administrator, it was good to work with a firm that has walked in my shoes and understands all of the nuances of a healthcare project and a healthcare system, from the financial implications to all of the driving forces behind such a project.

Robert Vernor
Retired, CEO - Reeves County Hospital District

 

Feasibility

During this phase, we can help ensure that facility priorities align. We provide cost projections, which can be used to establish the business and financial plans that will drive the entire capital process. Steps that should occur at this stage are:

Planning

During the planning phase, our ability to manage the dynamics between hospital leadership and the project team lays the groundwork for a collaborative and highly productive team approach. We develop processes that facilitate effective decision-making throughout the entire project.

Design

Our architectural experience and in-depth knowledge of healthcare planning are valuable assets to the project team, providing the expertise needed to objectively evaluate planning trends, conduct workflow analyses, and manage the expectations of physicians, hospital administrations and other stakeholders.

Construction

Our primary role during this phase:
Our on-site project managers are experts at the facilitation process, coordinating team members and providing timely issue resolution.

Move-In and Start Up

The ability to coordinate diverse groups of people while keeping them all happy is a key attribute of our staff members and consultants who manage this phase. Their attention to detail virtually guarantees a smooth transition to the new facility.