Mercy Health Muskegon Breaks Ground on $271 Million Project

Mercy Health Muskegon broke ground on a new $271 million, nine-story medical center on Sept. 20.

Report Cites Gross Mismanagement of Denver VA Hospital Project

The Office of Inspector General released an 82-page report in September that cited “gross mismanagement, delays and lax oversight” by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), which added millions of dollars to the cost of the Denver Replacement Medical Center, Eastern Colorado Health Care System currently under construction in Aurora.

McDowell Hospital Holds Topping Out Ceremony

A topping out ceremony was held last week for Mission Health’s McDowell Hospital in Marion, as the construction team lifted the final beam of the building’s framework.

American Medical Association Warns of Lighting Risks

By Mike Giorgi
Major cities are now responding to an announcement made in June by the American Medical Association (AMA) that states high-intensity LED streetlights, often surrounding hospital and commercial buildings, emit unseen blue light that can disturb sleep rhythms and possibly increase the risk for cancer and cardiovascular disease.

$1.4 Billion Montreal Hospital Project Uses TrackVia

Construction Sante Montreal (CSM), the public-private joint venture responsible for managing construction of the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Montreal (CHUM) chose TrackVia’s low-code workflow application platform to help track and digitize several aspects of the $1.44 billion construction project.

Healthcare Trust of America Secures $187 Million in Investments

On Sept. 13, Healthcare Trust of America (HTA) in Scottsdale — owner and operator of U.S. commercial health care buildings — announced major advancements in the company’s investments.

YNHH & Greenwich Hospital Open One-Stop-Shop Outpatient Center

A ribbon cutting was held on Sept. 12 to celebrate the official opening of the new Stamford outpatient center from Yale New Haven Health (YNHH) and Greenwich Hospital.

Missouri State Constructs New Health & Wellness Center

To meet the medical needs of the growing student population at Missouri State University, a new health and wellness center is now under construction on its Springfield campus.

Summerville Medical’s Green Design to Expand Women’s Health Services

On Aug. 25, Summerville Medical Center announced it will break ground in February 2017 on a $53 million renovation and expansion project in Summerville.

Methodist South Hospital Slated for Energy-Efficient Renovation

Methodist Healthcare began a full renovation to its intensive care unit (ICU) at Methodist South Hospital in Memphis.