Construction Begins for Integrated Health Village

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(11/05/2014)
A new acute-care hospital is the first construction project being built at what is being called the world’s first integrated health village in the world. Las Vegas-based Valley Health System broke ground last month on the 142-bed Henderson Hospital, the first facility being built for Union Village.

Florida Hospital Set to Open ER and ICU

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(10/29/2014)
Florida Hospital Tampa is opening a new emergency room and intensive care unit with a new model of emergency care for patients and families. The new 42,500-square-foot emergency room is twice the size of the current ER and is scheduled to open in early November.

Shriners to Move Lexington Children’s Hospital


(10/29/2014)
The Shriners Hospitals for Children-Lexington is moving to a new location. Shriners Hospitals for Children and UK Healthcare signed an agreement last week that will change the current location of the children’s hospital from 1900 Richmond Road to South Limestone, across from the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital.

NUMC Renovates Health Library

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(10/22/2014)
Stalco Construction, based in Islandia, N.Y., and Ehasz Giacalone Architects (EGA), based in Farmingdale, N.Y., have completed a $700,000 renovation and upgrade of the Peter W. Addiego Health Sciences Library at the Nassau University Medical Center (NUMC) in East Meadow.

New Orleans VA Hospital Tests Power Plant

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(10/22/2014)
Construction for a veterans’ medical center in New Orleans reached a major milestone in mid-September as its new, central energy plant powered up for the first time.