UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital Will Expand

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(07/24/2015)
University of Florida (UF) Health Shands Children’s Hospital in Gainesville confirmed it will be undergoing an expansion to grow the number of beds that can accommodate the hospital’s tiniest, most vulnerable patients.

AIA Names Winners of National Healthcare Design Awards

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(07/24/2015)
The Washington, D.C.-based American Institute of Architects Academy of Architecture for Health (AAH) has selected the recipients of the AIA National Healthcare Design Awards program.

Construction Begins for Saint Barnabas

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(07/08/2015)
Construction is under way for a west-wing expansion at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston. Hospital, construction and designers collaborating on the project held a groundbreaking for the expansion in May.

Christ Hospital Reveals Major Medical Center Plans

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(07/08/2015)
Officials at The Christ Hospital Health Network, based in Cincinnati, revealed plans on July 7 to build a comprehensive medical center in Butler County, Ohio.

Orange Regional Begins Construction on Campus Buildings

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(07/02/2015)
Orange Regional Medical Center has begun construction on a new 153,000 square foot, five-story medical office building and a 26,000 square foot, single-story cancer center at the hospital’s main campus.

Spectrum Health Breaks Ground on Rehab Center

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(07/02/2015)
Spectrum Health held a ceremonial groundbreaking event on June 23, at its Rehab and Nursing Center in Grand Rapids. The facility, which was originally built in 1964, is being expanded and renovated to better serve patients.

Sumter Medical Center Named Most Beautiful Hospital

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(06/23/2015)
Phoebe Sumter Medical Center in Americus, Ga., is the most beautiful hospital in the country, according to Atlanta-based Soliant Health. Soliant Health, a specialty health care staffing provider and part of Adecco Group, a Swiss human resource consulting company, revealed its picks on June 15 for 2015’s most beautiful hospitals. For the past seven years, Soliant Health has turned to hospital staff, patients and supporters to name the top 20 most beautiful hospitals in the U.S..

McLaren Port Huron Moves Forward with Construction Plans

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(06/23/2015)
McLaren Port Huron’s board of trustees recently approved $162 million for the expansion and renovation of the hospital’s campus in Port Huron, located about 60 miles northeast of Detroit.

Cincinnati Children’s Opens New Research Tower

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(06/17/2015)
A new 15-story research tower opened June 12 at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. The $205 million Clinical Sciences Pavilion is a 445,000-square-foot building that sits between the hospital's main clinical care center and its companion research tower that opened in 2008.

CHI Health Breaks Ground on Creighton Medical Facility

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(06/17/2015)
CHI Health broke ground June 15 on a new $135 million medical training building that will be part of the new Creighton University Medical Center campus. CHI Health serves as the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools.