Lighting solutions for hospitals and healthcare

Healthcare premises are demanding environments for a lighting designer. The wide variety of tasks being performed and the vast differentials in physical abilities of those using the premises requires a number of different lighting solutions.

Our healthcare lighting concept means:

Confidence in our solutions

Patients, hospital staff and visitors all have different needs. Understanding those needs is a prerequisite for designing the right lighting solutions for a medical environment.

Functionality and ergonomics

Products from Glamox cater to individual needs. Our solutions provide freedom of movement and the ability to place the light where it is needed.

Durability, low maintenance and life cycle costs

Products and solutions from Glamox are energy efficient. We offer products with long lifetimes and low maintenance costs that are particularly well suited for 24/7 environments.


Application guide

Check out our room-by-room guide with recommendations and requirements for lighting in healthcare facilities.

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How to light a patientroom

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Architectural solution with recessed luminaires

An aesthetically pleasing solution with circular recessed luminaires. The circular optics provide a homelike feeling. The bedhead luminaire Glamox A55-W has powerful uplight for good general lighting, while the downlight component provides excellent reading light.

Architectural solution

Basic solution with recessed luminaires

Luminaires recessed into the ceiling provide an uncluttered, aesthetic look, with clean lines and excellent general lighting. The patient´s bedhead luminaire, Carelite is a dimmable wall-mounted reading light.

Basic solution

Surface mounted solution with Glamox A20-S luminaires

A surface mounted solution is often used with smooth plasterboard or concrete ceilings, and in ceilings with little space for recessed options. Glamox A20-S is a decorative option for surface mounting. Its uplight halo effect reduces glare. Supplemented with a wall-mounted Carelite reading light.

Surface mounted solution


Human Centric Lighting in healthcare institutions

Human Centric Lighting can adjust people’s daily rhythms and strengthen our motivation, well-being, and productivity. Healthcare environments are well suited to implement lighting cycles containing sunrise, sunset and daylight simulations.


Free lighting assessment

We offer free lighting assessments by our lighting experts. During these visits, we observe the lighting conditions in your building(s), measure the light levels, and test for glare issues and other unwanted lighting problems. You will receive our observations and recommendations immediately following our visit. These assessments are free of charge.